A Handbook of Type and Illustration (John Minton Interest)
Author(s): John Lewis
Year published: 1956
Publisher: W.S Cowell Ltd/Faber and Faber
Publisher Location: London
Total Pages: 203
Illustrations: Illustrated in colour and black and white throughout
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A Handbook of Type and Illustration deals with the printing and the production of illustrated books.
Methods of illustration shown include coloured linocuts, wood engravings and coloured wood-cuts, line copper engravings and coloured etchings, relief etchings and coloured lithographs. Letterpress, typography and bookbinding are also described and illustrated.
This book includes beautifully reproduced printed images by artists including Edward Bawden, David Gentleman, Edward Ardizzone and John Minton.
Very good copy – previous owners dedication