L.J.M. DAGUERRE, The History of the Diorama and the Daguerretype.
London.Secker & Warburg. 1956. xx, 216pp. Original yellow cloth binding, silver gilt. Original dust-wrapper with black and white photograph and slight foxing. Octavo. Black and white photograph on frontispiece. 116 black and white illustrations and several line drawings. This copy once belonged to the filmmaker Margaret Tait and bears her signature on the front free endpaper. She has also stuck a newspaper clipping to the front fixed endpaper concerning Daguerre. A very good copy in a slightly rubbed wrapper that has one small chip from the bottom edge of the front panel.