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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.
Categories: History of the Book,
Edition: First American Edition.
Publisher: Boston:, David R. Godine,: 1980
ISBN Number: 0879233222
ISBN Number 13: 9780879233228
Book Condition: Used: Very Good
Item: 32.00 Item
Seller ID: 151024001
Keywords: Basil Hunnisett, Steel-Engraved Book Illustration in England, History of the Book, Muir Dawson