London and New York: Piper & Carter and Scovill Manufacturing Company, 1882.
Softcover. Good. 35 pp. Front wrapper present but detached, with chipping and an inventory number. Ex-Camera Club Library, with their stamp on several pages. Text otherwise clean and sound. A series of twelve lessons aimed at the amateur with limited technical knowledge. Covers selection of apparatus, chemicals, development, lenses, management of the camera in the field, defects and remedies, varnishing the negative, making gelatine emulsion.