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The Illustrated Book

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$65.00 • €60.00

ISBN 9780674436602

Publication Date: 01/01/1938

314 pages

95 illustrations


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  • I. Introductory
  • II. The Fifteenth Century and the Wood Block
  • III. Sixteenth to Eighteenth Centuries: Woodcuts
  • IV. Line Engraving on Copper to the Eighteenth Century
  • V. The Nineteenth Century: Engraving on Copper and Steel
  • VI. The Nineteenth Century: Etching and Aquatint
  • VII. The Nineteenth Century: Lithography
  • VIII. The Nineteenth Century: Wood Engraving
  • IX. The End of the Nineteenth Century: Conflict and Change
  • X. Color Work and Children’s Books
  • XI. The Twentieth Century
  • A List of Books
  • Index

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