[Alt-photo] good little book

Steven Scherbinski steve.scherbinski at gmail.com
Thu Aug 24 14:29:01 UTC 2017


If you don't want to buy a print on demand version, it's available at
archive.org

https://archive.org/details/ferricheliograph00brow

On Thu, Aug 24, 2017 at 9:52 AM, Christina Z. Anderson via
Alt-photo-process-list <alt-photo-process-list at lists.altphotolist.org>
wrote:

> Good Morning,
>
> I always check books’ bibliographies when I am researching, and I found
> this book mentioned.
>
> Brown, George E. Ferric and Heliographic Processes: A Handbook for
> Photographers, Draughtsmen, and Sun Printers. New York: Tennant & Ward,
> 1900 [First edition 1900, reprinted 1905, this edition n.d.)
>
> I found it on Abebooks:
>
> https://www.abebooks.com/servlet/SearchResults?sts=t&an=&tn=Ferric+and+
> Heliographic+Processes%3A+A+Handbook+for+Photographers%2C+
> Draughtsmen%2C+and+Sun+Printers&kn=&isbn= <https://www.abebooks.com/
> servlet/SearchResults?sts=t&an=&tn=Ferric+and+Heliographic+Processes:+A+
> Handbook+for+Photographers,+Draughtsmen,+and+Sun+Printers&kn=&isbn=>
>
> It’s under $10, a reprint/facsimile of the original that is well done.
>
> Chapters are on cyanotype, kallitype obernetter, uranotype, Pellet
> process, ferro-gallic, etc. What is interesting is there is a small section
> on tricolor gum over cyanotype under the chapter entitled Ferro-Prussiate
> in Tricolor Work (go figure) and a W. E. Brewerton medalled at the RPS’s
> exhibition of 1898!
>
> Has anyone seen his tricolor work in person?
>
> Chris
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