Steel Engravings in Nineteenth Century British Topographical Books. A Bibliography.
London. Holland Press. 1977. Hardcover. tall8vo, 24cm, vii,205p., indexes to engravers, artists & titles, grey cloth, fine in fine jacket (bks). ~ The peak period for steel-engraved book illustration was from 1835 to 1845 but its starting point was at the turn of the Century. Steel engraving declined as a method from about 1878. A valuable reference for booksellers, collectors and librarians. / Dust Jacket Included. Item #38089
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