R. Margaret Slythe.
Title The Art of Illustration, 1750-1900.
Book Condition Collectible: Very Good
Jacket Condition Very Good
Edition First Edition
Publisher London: Library Association, 1970
0853650829 / 9780853650829
Seller ID KSF713-180
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.
R. Margaret Slythe, The Art of Illustration 1750-1900, History of the Book, Book Illustration