PHOTO-ENGRAVING, PHOTO-ETCHING PHOTO-LITHOGRAPHY IN LINE HALF-TONE & etc
Wilkinson, W. T. & Wilson, Edward L.
PHOTO-ENGRAVING, PHOTO-ETCHING AND
PHOTO-LITHOGRAPHY IN LINE AND HALF-TONE; ALSO, COLLOTYPE AND HELIOTYPE.
New York: Published by Edward L. Wilson, 1888.
xvi, 9-201 pages. 8-3/4 Inches.
Hardback. Decorated Cloth. Illustrated.
Good condition. Occasional staining.
Front inner hinge broken, Half-loose in binding. End page torn. This book was
used by a practicing photographer. Advertisement page # 193 is marked with rule
ink lines. Revised and Enlarged. AMERICAN (THIRD) EDITION. "The Camera is
Mightier than the pen or the pencil."
There is a 3-1/2 page index. Many different methods of processing are covered. INDEX includes, in part: Acids, on the use of; Bath, the nitrate of silver; Block, printing from the half tone; Carbon printing; Copper, photoengraving on; Deep etching; Electrotype methods for half-tone intaglios; Etching apparatus; French method of etching; Galvanic process for etching; Half-tone photo-engraving; Ink for transfers, hard; Lamp, the alcohol; Making grained negatives; Negative printing; Oven for the collotype process, drying; Polishing the zinc; preparing the printing press; Relief, high etching in; Running of a work shop; Screen for grained negatives; Skin, the heliotype; Sulphate of copper solution, etching with; Toovey's negative transfer process; Transfers, etching line; Wax pomatum, how to make; Zinc, apparatus for printing upon; Zincographic, printing press & etc.