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Sculptura, or, The history and art of chalcography, and engraving in copper

with an ample enumeration of the most renowned masters and their works : to which is annexed, a new manner of engraving, or mezzotinto

The second edition, containing some corrections and additions taken from the margin of the author's printed copy, an etching of his head by Mr. Worlidge, an exact copy of the mezzotinto done by Mr. Rupert, by Mr. Houston, a translation of all the Greek and Latin passages, and memoirs of the author's life.
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Sculptura, or, The history and art of chalcography, and engraving in copper: with an ample enumeration of the most renowned masters and their works : to which is annexed, a new manner of engraving, or mezzotinto
1755, Printed for J. Payne ...
in English - The second edition, containing some corrections and additions taken from the margin of the author's printed copy, an etching of his head by Mr. Worlidge, an exact copy of the mezzotinto done by Mr. Rupert, by Mr. Houston, a translation of all the Greek and Latin passages, and memoirs of the author's life.

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Sculptura, or, The history and art of chalcography, and engraving in copper

with an ample enumeration of the most renowned masters and their works : to which is annexed, a new manner of engraving, or mezzotinto

The second edition, containing some corrections and additions taken from the margin of the author's printed copy, an etching of his head by Mr. Worlidge, an exact copy of the mezzotinto done by Mr. Rupert, by Mr. Houston, a translation of all the Greek and Latin passages, and memoirs of the author's life.

This edition was published in by Printed for J. Payne ... in London.


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Signatures: pi², a-b c² B-I K² L.

Errata: p. xxxvi.

Keynes, G. John Evelyn (2nd ed.), 34

Bound in sprinkled calf; spine rebacked; gilt title on spine; edges sprinkled red; bookplate of Dr William Sargant on front pastedown and Vernon J. Watney's stamped signature on front free endpaper.

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Sculptura, History and art of chalcography, and engraving in copper

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[4], xxxvi, 140 p., [3] leaves of plates (1 folded) :
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