British Photography in the 19th Century
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British Photography in the 19th Century The Fine Art Tradition by Mike Weaver

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English


  • Photographic equipment & techniques,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Photography As An Art,
  • Photo Essays,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Photography / General

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7737428M
ISBN 100521341191
ISBN 109780521341196

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