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The Resource Photography in a nut shell; or, The experience of an artist in photography, on paper, glass and silver, : : with illustrations., By M.P. Simons, author of "Plain instructions for coloring photographs," &c, (electronic resource)

Photography in a nut shell; or, The experience of an artist in photography, on paper, glass and silver, : : with illustrations., By M.P. Simons, author of "Plain instructions for coloring photographs," &c, (electronic resource)

Label
Photography in a nut shell; or, The experience of an artist in photography, on paper, glass and silver, : : with illustrations.
Title
Photography in a nut shell; or, The experience of an artist in photography, on paper, glass and silver, :
Title remainder
with illustrations.
Statement of responsibility
By M.P. Simons, author of "Plain instructions for coloring photographs," &c
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MWA
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Simons, M. P.
Illustrations
plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
King & Baird
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  • Photography
  • Photographic chemistry
  • Daguerreotype
  • Ambrotype
Label
Photography in a nut shell; or, The experience of an artist in photography, on paper, glass and silver, : : with illustrations., By M.P. Simons, author of "Plain instructions for coloring photographs," &c, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Copyright 1858 by M.P. Simons
  • Two chromolithographed plates represent "the shades of color which should be given ... to produce the finest effects upon the daguerreotype plate," and "an ambrotype, the development of which having been checked at the exact point--washed off, and ready for the clearing solution."
  • "Notices of the press of Simons' book on coloring photographs."--p. [105]-107
  • Advertisements, p. [1] preceding half-title, and p. [109-113]. The advertisement on p. [112] is illustrated with a wood-engraving
Contents
The daguerreotype process -- Contingencies explained in the daguerreotype process -- The ambrotype process -- The negative process -- Toning and fixing -- Formulæ in the negative process
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
[2], x, [1], 10-107, [7] p., [2] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn191354352
  • (OCoLC)72273
  • (CStRLIN)CJPA85-B7777
  • (OCoLC)191354352
  • (CStRLIN)MAAR953164B
  • (MWA)201055
  • (OCoLC)84568455
  • 72273
  • (CaSfIA)photographyinnut00simo
Label
Photography in a nut shell; or, The experience of an artist in photography, on paper, glass and silver, : : with illustrations., By M.P. Simons, author of "Plain instructions for coloring photographs," &c, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Copyright 1858 by M.P. Simons
  • Two chromolithographed plates represent "the shades of color which should be given ... to produce the finest effects upon the daguerreotype plate," and "an ambrotype, the development of which having been checked at the exact point--washed off, and ready for the clearing solution."
  • "Notices of the press of Simons' book on coloring photographs."--p. [105]-107
  • Advertisements, p. [1] preceding half-title, and p. [109-113]. The advertisement on p. [112] is illustrated with a wood-engraving
Contents
The daguerreotype process -- Contingencies explained in the daguerreotype process -- The ambrotype process -- The negative process -- Toning and fixing -- Formulæ in the negative process
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
[2], x, [1], 10-107, [7] p., [2] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn191354352
  • (OCoLC)72273
  • (CStRLIN)CJPA85-B7777
  • (OCoLC)191354352
  • (CStRLIN)MAAR953164B
  • (MWA)201055
  • (OCoLC)84568455
  • 72273
  • (CaSfIA)photographyinnut00simo

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