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The voyage of the 'Oriental' and the daguerreotype in Portugal, Spain and Brazil, 1839-1840

 Ramires, Alexandre (2014) The Voyage of the Daguerreotype. On the Daguerreotypes and Physionotypes of the Oriental Hydrographe, Coimbra: author's edition. This text provides documental support for the first daguerreotype experience in Portugal, in October 1939, and the probable daguerreotype practice in islands of Madeira and Canarias latter in the same month. It also provides further documental evidence of the daguerreotype practice in Brasil.

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Comment by Nuno Borges de Araújo on May 11, 2020 at 15:26

Dear Mariana, 
The book is sold by the author. I suppose there are still some for sale. Please contact the author by e-mail:
Best regards, 

Comment by Mariana Hartenthal on May 11, 2020 at 15:12

Dear Nuno, I would love to buy the book, is it still available? thanks, Mariana. 

Comment by Carlos Gabriel Vertanessian on September 6, 2018 at 1:59

Hi Alejandro,

Please advice email to buy the book.

Thank you.

Carlos Vertanessian

Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Comment by Gael Newton on February 27, 2018 at 0:46

A little late but could I have the address for ordering a copy thanks   Gael

Comment by Nuno Borges de Araújo on October 6, 2015 at 13:26

Hello Alejandro,
I sent you a message with the necessary information to obtain the book. 
Best regards, 

Comment by Alejandro De la Fuente on October 6, 2015 at 12:36

Dear Nuno, I hope you are doing well. I am very interesting in the book and need the author's contact or an indication were I could find the book.

Thank you very much.

Alejandro De la Fuente



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