TALBOT, WHF: William Henry Fox Talbot: Beyond Photography (Studies in British Art)

William Henry Fox Talbot: Beyond Photography (Studies in British Art), book coverBrusius, Mirjam; Dean, Katrina; Ramalingam, Chitra. William Henry Fox Talbot: Beyond Photography (Studies in British Art). Yale University Press, 2013. ISBN: 9780300179347. Unmarked. Factory sealed. Like New in as new dust jacket. Hardcover. (#31183) $31.00

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Illustrated throughout. Index. References. 308p. Drawing on Talbot’s fascinating letters, diaries, research notebooks, botanical specimens, and photographic prints, distinguished scholars from a range of disciplines, this book uncovers connections between his innovations as a photography pioneer and his broader interests in optics, mathematics, science, and classical studies.

Back cover. William Henry Fox Talbot: Beyond Photography (Studies in British Art)

WHITEWAY PUBLICATIONS: London Picture Postcards (2)

London Picture Postcards (2). Whiteway Publications LTD, 1983. Two unmarked London postcards from Whiteway Publications LTD. Each measures 6.5×4.5 inches. Very Good. Postcards. (#31172) $12.00

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London, House of Parliament image is on one card (WPL-1995, W-259).

Four images (Westminster Abbey; Tower Bridge and H.M.S. Belfast; the House of Parliament and River Thames; and Trafalgar Square)) are on the second card (WPL 1983, w-26).

Both cards were printed in England.

HOWES, A: Arts and Minds: How the Royal Society of Arts Changed a Nation

Howes, Anton. Arts and Minds: How the Royal Society of Arts Changed a Nation. Princeton University Press, 2020. ISBN: 9780691182643. Unmarked text. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#31048) $25.00

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Drawing on exclusive access to a wealth of rare papers and artifacts from the Society’s own archives, Anton Howes shows how this vibrant and singularly ambitious organization has evolved and adapted, constantly having to reinvent itself to keep in step with changing times.

Illustrated in color and black-and-white. 387p.