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FIRST EDITION. 4to. 10 1/4 x 8 1/8 inches. 144 pp. Half-title, color frontispiece, illustrated throughout in black-and-white, bibliography, index; text clean, unmarked. Dark green cloth, spine titled in gilt, illustrated end-papers, dust-jacket in archival mylar; binding square and tight, lower corners bumped, jacket price clipped, soiled. Very Good. Describes various illustration processes used in books up to 1900, with outstanding examples of each process illustrated, including wood-cuts, wood engraving, etching, and lithographs, among others.
Title: The Art of Illustration, 1750-1900.
Categories: History of the Book,
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: London:, Library Association,: 1970
ISBN Number: 0853650829
ISBN Number 13: 9780853650829
Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good
Jacket Condition: Very Good
Item: 27.00 Item
Seller ID: KSF713-180
Keywords: R. Margaret Slythe, The Art of Illustration 1750-1900, History of the Book, Book Illustration