Special Collections October Book of the Month

October’s Book of the Month is “Photographic Pleasures” by Cuthbert Bede.  The book is a comical and satirical Victorian work about development of early photography, and it provides a concise insight into the world of Victorian photography.

Photographic Pleasures

The book, published in 1855, treats the subject of photography in a light-hearted and humorous manner, and is illustrated throughout with drawings by the author.

Find out more by reading the October Book of the Month feature on the Special Collections website.



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