Digested by Mr Horace Walpole from the MSS of Mr George Vertue.
With a brief history of engraving as well as some of the earliest engravers and their works. Contents are still firmly bound despite the detached front board. Scattered foxing. Age-toning. Rubbing and marks to the boards. Light foxing and toning to all edges.
Publisher: J Dodsley, Pall Mall
Date Published: 1782
Publication Place: London
First Edition: Yes
Binding: Hardcover. Full leather boards. Front board detached.