Volume 1 of Talbot's book, Pencil of Nature, was the first
book to be illustrated by photographs tipped into the volume.
Volume 2 Pencil of Nature, was of advertised as 'just
published' and for sale at a price of 21s in The Scotsman in 1845. The book was
illustrated with seven plates from Talbot's calotypes.
The Scotsman 22 February 1845, Page 1
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