POMPEII - Souvenir de Pompei [cover title]. [No publisher or date c. 1880].
Original 12mo red cloth folder, front cover lettered in gilt, containing a concertina-folded strip composed of 24 original photographic albumen prints on stiff cards, joined with cotton strips, overall length 192 cm; one joint repaired, a few minor spots to mouning cards, otherwise in very good condition.
The photographer is most likely L.Majolino of Naples, whose photos, including two of petrified bodies (bromide prints) were published in various forms and formats. In the present publications they are printed in the size of 94 by 57 mm, with captions in Italian.