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The Mercury Visions of Louis Daguerre

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'...beautifully written ...A compelling psychological study, a thoughtful tracing of the birth of a new art form and an atmospheric portrait of 19th-century France: impressive on all three counts.' KirkusWhen the vision came, he was in the bathtub. So begins the madness of Louis Daguerre. In 1847, after a decade of using poisonous mercury vapours to cure his daguerreotype images, his mind is plagued by delusions. Believing the world will end in a year, Daguerre creates his 'Doomsday List': ten items he must photograph ...

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The Mercury Visions of Louis Daguerre
2017, Allen & Unwin, Sydney

ISBN-13: 9781760296377

Paperback

Mercury Visions of Louis Daguerre
2007, Washington Square Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780743271240

Trade paperback

The Mercury Visions of Louis Daguerre
2006, Atria Books

ISBN-13: 9780743271141

Hardcover

The Mercury Visions of Louis Daguerre
2006, Blackstone Audiobooks

ISBN-13: 9780786173365

Audiobook CD

The Mercury Visions of Louis Daguerre
2006, Blackstone Audiobooks

ISBN-13: 9780786174492

Audiobook CD

The Mercury Visions of Louis Daguerre
2006, Blackstone Audiobooks

ISBN-13: 9780786178056

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