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The Royal Photographic Society Collection at the V&A - Early bound photographic pamphlets

A selection of pamphlets, handbooks and trade catalogues dating from 1839-ca1907 bound into volumes by the Royal Photographic Society as part of their Library and now in the collection of the National Art Library at the V&A Museum, London. 



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[1890] edition of The magic lantern : its construction and use, by by a Fellow of the Chemical Society.  Issued by Perken, Son & Rayment. National Art Library copy has "1st edition" inscribed in ink on the title page. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the...
Topics: Photography, Handbooks, Trade catalogues
2nd edition (1843) of Photographic manipulation : containing simple and practical details of the most improved processes of photogenic drawing, the daguerreotype and calotype, by W. H. Thornthwaite Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art...
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
4th edition (1896) of Eine neue Art von Strahlen, by Dr. Wilhelm Konrad Rontgen. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, X-rays
[1845] edition of A practical manual of photography : containing full and plain directions for the economical production of really good daguerreotype portraits, and every other variety of photographic pictures according to the latest improvements, also the injustice and validity of the patent considered, with suggestions for rendering a such patent a virtual dead letter, etc., by A Practical chemist and photographist [Jabez Hogg] Publication date from introduction. Digitisation funded by...
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
5th edition (1863) of The principles and practice of photography familiarly explained : being a manual for beginners, and book of reference for expert photographers, by C. Jabez Hughes Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topic: Photography Handbooks
[1878] edition of The magic lantern manual, by W. J. Chadwick. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
[1873] edition of Photography in four lessons: a book for beginners and advanced students, issued by J. Solomon. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
1856 edition of the Illustrated catalogue of apparatus & chemical preparations used in the art of photography, by Bland & Long. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Trade catalogues
1839 edition of History and practice of photogenic drawing : on the true principles of the daguerréotype, with the new method of dioramic painting; secrets purchased by the French government, and by their command published for the benefit of the arts and manufactures, by Louis Jacques Mandé Daguerre; translated from the French by J. S. Memes National art Library copy annotated on title page: "Later 1st edition" Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the...
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
1843 edition of Bericht über die Ergebnisse einiger dioptrischer Untersuchungen, by Joseph Petzval Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Optics, Refraction
[1901] edition of Le développement automatique à deux cuvettes, by Michel Papazoglou. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Developing and developers
1884 paper Cantor lectures on some new optical instruments, by Norman Lockyer. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Space photography, Astronomy
1889 edition of Spravotekhnaza knizhka fotografiya, by Vyacheslav Sreznevski. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
[1892] edition of The optical lantern as an aid in teaching, by C. H. Bothamley. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Handbooks, Magic lanterns
3rd edition (1886) of Pictorial effect in photography, by H.P. Robinson. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
2nd edition [1845] of Plain directions for obtaining photographic pictures by the calotype, energiatype, and other processes on paper, including the chrysotype, cyanotype, chromotype, etc., etc, with all the latest improvements.  Edited by John H. Croucher. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous...
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
1896 edition of Il ritratto : brevi instruzioni ai modelli per ottenere ottimi risultati nello studio del fotografo, by P. Paolozzi. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Portrait photography
1859 edition of Manuel théorique et pratique de photographie sur collodion et sur albumine, by E. Robiquet. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Albumen process, Collodion process, Handbooks
1888 edition of Traité pratique de photominiature : procédé de peinture des photographies, pouvant être pratiqué même par les personnes qui ne savent ni peindre ni dessiner, by Émile Blin Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art...
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
1899 edition of La chronophotographie, by Etienne-Jules Marey. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Chronophotography, Cinematography
8th edition (1851) of Photogenic manipulation. Part I. Containing the theory and plain instructions in the art of photography, or the production of pictures through the agency of light: including calotype, flurotype, ferrotype, chromotype, chrysotype, cyanotype, catalistotype and anthotype, by Robert J. Bingham Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired...
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
1886 edition of On the choice and use of photographic lenses, by J. H. Dallmeyer. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
1856 edition of The A B C of photography : the collodion processes, photographic printing, out-door photography ; portraiture ; stereoscopic photography ; failures, and their causes, etc., etc., issued by the the London Stereoscopic Company. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the...
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
[ca. 1890-1899] edition of Catalogue of photographic appliances manufactured by W. Tylar. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
2nd edition [1861] of the Guide to the Pistolgrpah, by T. Skaife. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
1862 edition of Pratique de la photographie sur papier : simplifiée par l'emploi de appareil conservateur des papiers sensibilisée et des préservateurs-Marion, á l'usage de tout le monde, by Auguste Marion Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund...
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
3rd edition (1847) of Plain directions for obtaining photographic pictures by the calotype, energiatype, and other processes on paper : including the chrysotype, cyanotype, chromotype, etc., etc. with all the latest improvements, edited by John H. Croucher Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous...
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
1884 paper Cantor lectures on the recent improvements in photo-mechanical printing methods, by Thomas Bolas. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Photomechanical processes
[1888] edition of A practicable decimal system for Great Britain and her colonies, by R. T. Rohde. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Decimal system, Coinage
2nd edition [1891] of Lantern slides: how to make them, by A.R. Dresser.  Published by The Fry manufacturing company, London. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
1856 edition of Illustrated catalogue of apparatus & chemical preparations used in the art of photography, issued by Bland & Long. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Trade catalogues
2nd edition [1872?] of Émaux photographiques : traité pratique, secrets, tours de mains, formules, palette complète, etc., du photographe émailleur sur plaques et sur porcelaine, by Geymet & Alker. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund...
Topics: Photography, Printing processes, Handbooks
The Royal Photographic Society Collection at the V&A - Early bound photographic pamphlets
by Dallmeyer, Thomas Rudolphus, 1859-1906.
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[1892] edition of The telephotographic lens, by T. R. Dallmeyer. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
1839 edition of History and practice of photogenic drawing : on the true principles of the daguerréotype, [...], by L.J.M. Daguerre ; translated from the original by J.S. Memes Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
[1876] edition of Supplement to the Sciopticon manual for 1876-7.  Issued by The Sciopticon Company. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Projectors, Handbooks
1872 edition of The collodio-bromide process, issued by Mawson & Swan. National Art Library copy has "A new transparent film" by F.C. Beach [1888] bound between pages 6 and 7. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.  
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
1899 edition of La photographie stéréoscopique, by Rene Colson. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Stereoscopic photography
4th edition [1861?] of The photographic tourist, giving full directions for landscape photography, and containing a description of the manipulation and apparatus required for the collodio-albumen, Fothergill's, tannin, calotype, waxed paper, and oxymel processes, wet collodion, and instantaneous photography; also directions for printing positive copies on paper or on glass, either as transparent stereoscopic views or for use as magic lantern sliders.  Published by Frederick J. Cox....
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
2nd edition (1864) of The universal text book of photography : $b or, Manual of the various photographic processes, instruments, art desiderata, & c ; with a chapter on the aesthetics of photograph, from the French of Monsieur Disderi.  Issued by T. T Lemare, London, and Harvey, Reynolds & Fowler, Leeds. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works...
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
4th edition (1850) of Photogenic manipulation. Part II. Containing the theory and plain instructions in the art of photography, or the production of pictures through the agency of light. Daguerreotype, by Robert J. Bingham  Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National...
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
Undated 4th edition (ca. 1859) of A compendium of photography, containing simple and concise directions for the positive and negative collodion and printing on albumenized paper processes, with instructions for taking stereoscopic pictures, and the method of colouring photographs, by Frederick Cox. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the...
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
[1900] paper Radio-activity of uranium, by Sir William Crookes. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Radioactivity, Uranium
1855 edition of The progress of heliochromy, or, painting in colours by light, by John Thomson Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
7th edition (1850) of Photogenic manipulation. Part I. Containing the theory and plain instructions in the art of photography, or the production of pictures through the agency of light: including calotype, flurotype, ferrotype, chromotype, chrysotype, cyanotype, catalistotype and anthotype, by Robert J. Bingham Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired...
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
2nd edition (1853) of The hand-book of photography, illustrating the process of producing pictures by the chemical influence of light on silver, glass, paper, and other surfaces, by Charles W. Collins. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art...
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
1875 edition of Descriptive catalogue, comprising photographic apparatus and chemical preparations, manufactured and sold by Frederick J. Cox. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fun
Topics: Photography, Trade catalogues
13th edition (1850) of Electrotype manipulation. Part 2, Containing the theory and plain instructions in the art of electro-plating, electro-gilding, and electro-etching; with an account of the mode of depositing metallic oxides, and of the several applications of electrotype in the arts, by Charles V. Walker  Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired...
Topics: Electrotyping, Handbooks
1820 edition of A short account of lithography, or the art of printing from stone : with a description of Ruthven's patent lithographic press.  Issued by J. Ruthven & Sons Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topic: Lithography
1816 edition of The speculum; or, Art of drawing in water colours, with instructions for sketching from nature [...] by John Hassell Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Watercolour painting, Handbooks
2nd edition (1857) of The A B C of photography : the collodion processes, photographic printing, out-door photography ; portraiture ; stereoscopic photography ; failures, and their causes, etc., etc., by the London Stereoscopic Company Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the...
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
2nd edition (1856) of The calotype process : a handbook to photography on paper, by Thomas Sutton National Art Library copy includes unrelated 7 page pamphlet bound between pages 66-67 National Art Library copy is annotated by Thomas Falconer Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of...
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
1856 Prize essay on the stereoscope, by William O. Lonie Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Stereoscopic photography, Stereoscope
1883 edition of Manuel pratique de photographie, by  A. Pierre Petit Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
[1902?] edition of Le procédé à la gomme bichromatée : suivi du charbon-velours artigue et du papier farinaud, by H. Émery. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Gum-bichromate
1868 printing of The Collodio-albumen process, by James Mudd. Date from cover, title page shows earlier printing date of 1866. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
1874 edition of Instruction in photography, by William de Wiveleslie Abney. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
1892 edition of The hand camera and how to use it, by Walter D. Welford. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
3rd edition (1852) of A practical manual of photography : containing a concise history of the science and its connection with optics, together with simple and practical details for the production of pictures by the action of light upon prepared surfaces of paper, glass, and silvered plates, by the processes known as the daguerreotype, calotype, collodion, albumen, etc., by A practical photographer. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble...
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
5th edition (1852) of A guide to photography : containing simple and concise directions for obtaining views, portraits, &c., by the action of light on prepared surfaces of paper, glass, and metal, including the calotype, daguerreotype, and the improved processes with collodion, albumen, and waxed paper, by W. H. Thornthwaite. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume...
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
4th edition (1853) of A practical manual of photography, by Jabez Hogg Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
3rd edition [1876] of The Sciopticon manual : containing full directions for using this new drawing-room lantern, together with a variety of experiments that can be performed with the same.  Printed for Walter Woodbury. Includes photograph of the Sciopticon lantern projector pasted to front cover. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the...
Topics: Photography, Handbooks, Projectors
[1877] edition of The Scenograph manual :  containing concise directions for producing cabinet and steroscopic views, at home or abroad, with the Scenograph, the lightest and most portable pocket camera ever constructed, by Walter Woodbury. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the...
Topics: Photography, Cameras, Stereoscopic photographs, Handbooks
3rd edition (1852) of A practical manual of photography : containing a concise history of the science and its connection with optics, together with simple and practical details for the production of pictures by the action of light upon prepared surfaces of paper, glass, and silvered plates, by the processes known as the daguerreotype, calotype, collodion, albumen, etc., by "A Practical Photographer" [Jabez Hogg] Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the...
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
[ca. 1896] essay Photography in the technology of explosives, by Alfred Siersch. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Explosives
3rd edition [1859] of The photographic tourist, giving full directions for landscape photography [...] by Frederick J. Cox Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
1897 paper discussing the benefits of Cooke lenses.  Published by Taylor, Taylor & Hobson. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Lenses
1896 edition of Eine neue Art von Strahlen. [part] II. Mittheilung, by Wilhelm Konrad Rontgen. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, X-rays
[1852] edition of Plain directions for obtaining photographic pictures upon albumenized paper and glass, by collodion and albumen, etc., etc. : including a second edition of A practical treatise on photography by Gustave Le Gray, of Paris.  Issued by T. & R. Willats. National Art Library copy has pencil annotation on cover: "also a supplement containing the heliochrome process by M. Niepcé, de St. Victor" This National Art Library copy lacks p.44-56.  For these pages see...
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
1889 edition of Die Bromsilber-Gelatine : ihre Bereitung und Anwendung zu photographischen Aufnahmen, zu Abdrücken und zu Vergrösserungen, by  Paul E. Liesegang  Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
1858 edition of The photographic teacher ; or, what to do in photography, and how to do it [...] by G. Wharton Simpson Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
1856 edition of The oxymel process in photography, by Philip Henry Delamotte Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
[1863?] edition of Catalogue of scientific instruments : Part II : Photographic apparatus and chemicals, by James How. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Trade catalogues
3rd edition (1883) of The A B C of modern photography : practical instructions in working gelatine dry plates, by W. K. Burton. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Handybooks
1889 edition of The Amateur Photographer's first handbook, by J. H .T. Ellerbeck. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topics: Photography, Handbooks
[1890] edition of The Death of Naturalistic Photography, by P. H. Emerson. Digitisation funded by V&A Americas Foundation through the generosity of The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. This National Art Library copy is in a bound volume of works acquired from the Royal Photographic Society with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
Topic: Photography