DAVIS, KF: Natural Magic: Salted Paper Prints in North America

Davis, Keith F. Natural Magic: Salted Paper Prints in North America. Santa Barbara Museum Art;, 2015. ISBN: 9780295994901. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30667) $20.00

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Beautifully illustrated. Essays by Keith F. Davis, Lisa Volpe, Russell Lord, Jordan Bear, and others. Sections on Mexico, the United States, and Canada. Chronology, Biographies. Bibliography. 144p.

The salted paper print process and the daguerreotype were invented, for all practical purposes, simultaneously. Prior to this volume, scant research existed on the salted paper print in North America. The essays in this volume offer views on the use and materials of these prints as they ushered in the medium of photography.

THOMAS, A: Beauty of Another Order: Photography in Science

Thomas, Ann. Beauty of Another Order: Photography in Science. Yale University Press, 1998. ISBN: 0300073402. Unmarked text. Some tears and scratching on dust jacket. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30640) $20.00

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Accompanied exhibition organized by the National Gallery of Canada. Beautifully illustrated. 90 color and 65 B/W illustrations. Notes. Bibliographies. Index. 256p.

Contributors include Mimi Cazort, Larry J. Schaaf, John P. McElhone, Ann Thomas, Martin Kemp, and Marta Braun. The contributors consider the history of photography, medical photography, photographing the universe, and more.

FAMSF: Cult of the Machine: A Pictorial. (29624)

Cult of the Machine: A Pictorial. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, 2018. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#29624) $25.00

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Title in the Pictorial Series. Supplement to the exhibition for the Cult of the Machine: Precisionism and American Art. 41p. Measures 8.5×8.75 inches. Beautiful color plates.