The pleasures of memory / by Samuel Rogers.
- London : Sampson Low, Son, & Marston, .
- Physical Description:
- 64 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
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- Illustrations after Samuel Palmer, John Dawson Watson, William Stephen Coleman, Alfred W. Cooper, Edmund Morison Wimperis, Charles Green, and J.W. Keyl.
"The ... illustrations ... are produced by a new method, without the aid of an engraver .... The drawing is made with an etching-needle ... upon a glass plate spread with collodion. It is then photographed upon a prepared surface of wax, and from this surface an electrotype is formed in relief, which is printed with the type," (p. ) This early photomechanical printing process is known as hyalography.
Text printed by Edmund Evans.
Wakeman, G. Victorian book illustration, p. 140-142.
- Subject Terms:
- Evans, Edmund -- Printer.Low (Sampson), Son, & Marston -- Publisher.Mr. Scott's School (Edinburgh) -- Prize award to Marie Anna Taÿsen, 1871.Taÿsen, Marie Anna -- Prize award from Mr. Scott's School, 1871.
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