Steel-Engraved Book Illustration in England.

By: Basil Hunnisett.

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FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. 8vo. 10 1/4 x 6 7/8 inches. xvi, 263 pp. 66 black-and-white plates, index; text clean, unmarked, coated stock pages are toned at the outer margins. Blue cloth, spine blocked in black and titled in gilt, dust-jacket; binding square and tight, light toning to jacket. Muir Dawson's Copy. Very Good. Discusses the early history of steel engravings, through production and printing of the plates, studies several of the noted engravers and artists and reviews the books in which these illustrations appeared.

Title: Steel-Engraved Book Illustration in England.

Author Name: Basil Hunnisett.

Categories: History of the Book,

Edition: First American Edition.

Publisher: Boston:, David R. Godine,: 1980

ISBN Number: 0879233222

ISBN Number 13: 9780879233228

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Used: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 151024001

Keywords: Basil Hunnisett, Steel-Engraved Book Illustration in England, History of the Book, Muir Dawson