A TREATISE ON WOOD ENGRAVING, HISTORICAL AND PRACTICAL.; With Upwards of Three Hundred Illustrations, Engraved on Wood. John Jackson.

A TREATISE ON WOOD ENGRAVING, HISTORICAL AND PRACTICAL.; With Upwards of Three Hundred Illustrations, Engraved on Wood.

London: Charles Knight and Co., 1839. First ed. 4to., xvi, 748 pp., errata leaf, illustrated largely with b&w engravings and a few printed in colors, t.e.g. Marbled paper over boards with spine and corners in morocco, titled in gilt. The boards are rubbed and the hinges have been expertly repaired; slight bump to the top corner of the first few leaves, else a good or better copy. Item #26992

John Jackson is credited as the author although he was largely responsible for the wood engravings while William Andrew Chatto, credited in later editions, wrote much of the text.

Price: $325.00

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