London, South Kensington
11 May 2001
WILLIAM HENRY FOX TALBOT
The Pencil of Nature, New York: Hans P. Kraus, Jr. Inc., 1989
Anniversary facsimile by Larry J. Schaaf of H. Fox Talbot The Pencil of Nature, London: Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, 1844. Numbered 169 from an edition of 250. Fascicles nos. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 with an "Introductory Volume" including a foreword by Hans Paul Kraus Jr., introductory remarks by Larry J. Schaaf, cloth, boxed as issued, 4°.
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