Canadian Photography 1839-1920

Canadian Photography 1839-1920


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Covers: the daguerreotype era; the wet-plate process; some early wet-plate photographers; photos from various locations; dry plate photography; photography and the printed page; etc. Bibliography and index.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: The Coach House Press
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1979
  • Place Published: Toronto
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Near Fine
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: Yes
  • Jacket Condition: Very good +
  • Details:
    171 p. 23 x 27 cm. 104 b&w plates. Signed by Birrell on half title. Blue cloth hardcover in mylar-covered dustjacket. Spine of jacket sunned. First ed. published in 1965 under title: Early photography in Canada.