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A biographical dictionary; containing an historical account of all the engravers, from the earliest period of the art of engraving to the present time; and a short list of their most esteemed works. With the cyphers, monograms, and particular marks, used by each master, accurately copied from the originals, and properly explained. To which is prefixed, An essay on the rise and progress of the art of engraving, both on copper and on wood. With several curious specimens of the performances of the most ancient artists. Preview this item
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A biographical dictionary; containing an historical account of all the engravers, from the earliest period of the art of engraving to the present time; and a short list of their most esteemed works. With the cyphers, monograms, and particular marks, used by each master, accurately copied from the originals, and properly explained. To which is prefixed, An essay on the rise and progress of the art of engraving, both on copper and on wood. With several curious specimens of the performances of the most ancient artists.

Author: Joseph Strutt; Pre-1801 Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: London, Printed by J. Davis for R. Faulder, 1785-86.
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Early works
Dictionaries Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Strutt, Joseph, 1749-1802.
Biographical dictionary.
London, Printed by J. Davis for R. Faulder, 1785-86
(OCoLC)889848346
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Strutt; Pre-1801 Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 2398576
Description: 2 volumes frontispieces, 18 plates (some color) 27 x 22 cm
Responsibility: By Joseph Strutt ...
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