Early engraving & engravers in England (1545-1695) : a critical and historical essay / by Sidney Colvin ... with forty-one facsimiles in photogravure and many illustrations in the text.

By: Colvin, Sidney, 1845-1927
Contributor(s): British Museum. Department of Prints and Drawings
Publisher: London : Printed by order of the Trustees, 1905.Description: viii, [2], 170 p. : front., illus., xl pl. (incl. ports.) ; 51 cm.Subject(s): Engraving -- England -- History | Engravers -- England | Engraving, British -- Catalogs | Engraving -- England -- London -- CatalogsDDC classification: 761.209
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Each plate accompanied by guard sheet with descriptive letterpress.

"Chief authorities consulted": p. [iii]-iv.

"Appendix I. List of engravers' works": p. [139]-168.

"Appendix II. First copper-plates printed in England": p. 169.

"Appendix III. Baziliwlogia. A booke of kings ... 1618": p. 169-170.