References for Henry Fox Talbot
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- Biography by Larry J Schaaf, in Dictionary of National Biography (Oxford, 2004).
- Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
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- R Cull, Biographical Notice of the late William Henry Fox Talbot, Society of Biblical Archaeology. Transactions 6 (1878), 543-549.
- M Nakazaki, Talbot's invention of photographic engraving and various studies in his last years (Japanese), Bull. Fac. Liberal Arts Chukyo Univ. 31 (4) (1991), 1527-1622.