BECQUEREL, Alexandre Edmond. La lumière, ses causes et ses effets.
Paris, Firmin Didot Frères, 1867-1868.
Two 8vo (232x153 mm), (4)-iii-431-(3) pages and 6 plates / (4)-377-(3) pages and 2 plates. binding : Contemporary quarter chagreen, spine gilt in five compartments lettered in gilt, sprinkled edges. Spin fadded. One joint splitting on few centimeters on volume 2.
In this work, Edmond Becquerel (1820-1891) exposes the theory on the production of light and its multiple effects. The second volume deals with photography, at the end of the nineteenth century, through his discovery and his techniques, as well as the theory of color.
Price : 400 €