Illustrators of Children's Books 1744-1845

By: Mahony, Bertha E. & Louise Payson Latimer, Beulah Folmsbee

Price: NZ$181.25

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Xvi, 527, (1) pages. Quarter cloth binding. Illustrated. Gilt lettering and rule on spine. Illustrated papered boards. Top edges gilt. First edition of 5 000 copies. Owner's signature. Some spotting to page edges. A fairly comprehensive reference book. Contents: Preface; Introduction; Part I. History and Development - Illustrated Books for Children Berfore 1800; Illustrators of the Nineteenth Century in England; Early American Illustration; Howard Pyle and His Times; Foreign Picture Books in a Children's Library; Graphic Processes in Children's Books; Illustrators of Children's Classics; Animated Drawing; Developments of the Twentieth Century; The Book Artist: Yesterday and Tomorrow; Part II. Biographies - Brief Biographies of Living Illustrators; Part III. Bibliographies - A Century and a Half of Illustration; A Bibliography of Illustrators and Their Works; A Bibliography of Authors; Part IV. Appendix - Sources; Notes and References; List of Artists Represented by Illustrations; Index to Part I. ; 4to

Title: Illustrators of Children's Books 1744-1845

Author Name: Mahony, Bertha E. & Louise Payson Latimer, Beulah Folmsbee

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Boston, The Horn Book Inc.: 1947

Binding: Original Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 002127

Keywords: Childrens Book Illustrations Illustrated Artists A