The Art of Illustration, 1750-1900.

By: R. Margaret Slythe.

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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.

Author Name: R. Margaret Slythe.

Categories: History of the Book,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London:, Library Association,: 1970

ISBN Number: 0853650829

ISBN Number 13: 9780853650829

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: KSF713-180

Keywords: R. Margaret Slythe, The Art of Illustration 1750-1900, History of the Book, Book Illustration