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I have an internet bookshop dedicated to early Asian photography, later expanded to non-western and colonial photography: see:

The books are modern that is to say published after WWII. I have a very limited antiquarian stock.

I am interested in the titles[publishers] of photobooks, sales catalogues and postcard books  on colonial photography(language is not important) recently published.


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Early photography in Ceylon / Sri Lanka

Landscapes of Sri Lanka - Early Photography in Ceylon. From the mid-19th century on, Ceylon, now known as Sri Lanka, was an exotic destination that many a world traveller yearned to visit.

Starting in the 1860s, a number of photographic…


Posted on November 24, 2013 at 13:30

Exhibition: Images of a forgotten meeting. Belgian missionaries in India, 1850-1950

Beelden van een vergeten ontmoeting. De Belgische missie in India, 1850-1950. (Images of a forgotten meeting. Belgian missionaries in India, 1850-1950).  KADOC presents its archive of 150 years of Belgian presence in India. This collection not only includes traditional…


Posted on October 27, 2013 at 13:00

Photography and the Prussian Expedition to Japan 1860-1861

Dawn of Japanese photography[II]. Tokyo 2011. Soft Cover 21 x 30 cm. 89 pages. with 30 images of which 20 are photographs. A series of articles, the lead article:'Photography and the Prusian Expedition to Japan 1860-1861', both in English and Japanese [pages 22 to 66]. Pages 3 to 22…


Posted on June 11, 2012 at 14:30 — 3 Comments

Frith's Photo-Pictures - India series

RAYNER, H. (with additonal notes by C. Worswick), Views in Kulu & Spiti Frith's Photo-Pictures - India series, Bath 2011. Soft cover[oblong] 21 x 30 cm. XVII & 48pages 45 photographs. ISBN 9781904289777.

" This book contains the entire Francis Frith & Co. 'Universal Series' of photographs…


Posted on December 16, 2011 at 21:30

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