London, South Kensington
15 May 2006
'On the Action of the Rays of the Solar Spectrum on Vegetable Colours and on some new photographic processes'
Sir John F. W. Herschel, 12mo, reprinted from Philosophical Transactions Part II for 1842, later binding, half-leather and marbled boards, London: printed by R. and J. E. Taylor, 1842
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