The Illustrator and the Book in England from 1790 to 1914

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Courier Corporation, 1976 - Antiques & Collectibles - 336 pages
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Combining thoughtful essays, detailed bibliographical descriptions, and over 290 finely reproduced illustrations, this book by a leading literary scholar, author, and book antiquarian chronicles a golden era in the art of the illustrated book. Among the artists: Blake, Turner, Rowlandson, Constable, Lear, Cruikshank, Rossetti, Tenniel, du Maurier, Caldecott, Morris, Beardsley, Beerbohm, and Rackham.
  

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Contents

Forerunners 3 William Blake 7 J M W Turner 13 Engraving
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Thomas Bewick 33 Wood Engraving between Bewick and
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Richard Doyle 87 Dalziels Fine Art Books 90 Books
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George John Pinwell 131 Other Artists Who Drew for Wood
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Kate Greenaway 156 William Morris and the Kelmscott
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Edward Gordon Craig 177 Sir William Nicholson 178 Hugh
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Sir Max Beerbohm 198 Other Pen Draftsmen 200
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Outstanding Illustrated Books Published
313
INDEX OF ARTISTS
327
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