The Illustrator and the Book in England from 1790 to 1914
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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Richard Doyle 87 Dalziels Fine Art Books 90 Books
George John Pinwell 131 Other Artists Who Drew for Wood
Kate Greenaway 156 William Morris and the Kelmscott
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