This remarkable book is by H. Baden Pritchard, FOS and published by E. & H.T. Anthony & Co. in New York. Chapters on Francis Bedford, William England, Walter Woodbury, John Mayall, James Valentine, Nadar, and many more. All the chapters discuss European photograph studios.
All the ads, however, are for American photographers. In the back there are 46 pages of advertisements. Louisville, Kentucky; Milwaukee; Chicago; Philadelphia; Pittsburgh; Kansas City; Boston; Baltimore; St. Louis; New York; Cincinnati; Columbus; Ohio; Indianapolis; St. Paul, Minnesota; Rochester, New York; Bangor, Maine, and more. Advertisements include Voigtlander lenses, Dry Plates, Ferrotypes, Burnishers, Camera Stands, Albumenized Paper etc... Firms include Anthony, Carbutt, Benjamin French, Richard Walzl, W.D. Gatchell & Co, J.A. Anderson.