Book# 10078

Smyth, Charles Piazzi

Teneriffe. An astronomer's experiment, or, specialities of a residence above the clouds.

Ort   London
Verlag   Lovell Reeve
Einband   Hldr.
Illustration, Ausstattung   illustrated with photo-stereographs
Medium   Buch


Enthält 20 eingeklebte Original Stereophotographien, "printed by A. J. Melhuish under the superintendence of James Glaisher and published by Lovell Reeve.” - Das erste mit Original Stereophotographien illustrierte Buch. Aus dem Vorwort: "This method of book illustration never having been attempted before ...". "Stereographs have not hitherto been bound up, as plates, in a volume."
Auction cat. Photographic literature & photographs, New York: Swann 09.12.1999, lot 568: 700-1000 $ (estimate).
Photographie 19. Jahrh. Monographie Stereophotographie Astronomie Reeve, Lovell Smyth, Charles Piazzi; Melhuish, A. J. Glaisher, James 

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