Savage, William, 1770-1843, Practical hints on decorative printing , 1822
- Practical hints on decorative printing : with illustrations engraved on wood, and printed in colours at the type press / By William Savage.
- London : For the proprietor, by Messrs. Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Browne, T. Cadell, J. Booth [etc.], 1822.
- Physical Description:
- 6 p.l., [iii]-vi, , 118 p., 5 leaves. col. front., 51 plates (part. col.) on 47 leaves. 39 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsNE2805 S36 1822+ OversizeAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Abbey, J.R. Life 233
BAC : British Art Center has 2 copies. Copy 1 is a large paper copy in which many of the plates have been mounted. In copy 1, the dedication leaf has taken the place of the frontispiece, which appears at the back with other plates, not all of which have been assembled in the correct order. In copy 1, the 3 leaves of poetry and related plates follow p. . Copy 2 is the Abbey copy.
BAC : Plates from defaced blocks appear at the end, with most printed on both sides of the sheet.
BAC : Front., added t.-p., and plates by J. Thompson, H. White, C. Nesbit, Branston, J. Lee, J. Martin, G. Bonner, W.C. Walker, G. Thurston, W. Hughes, and J. Byfield; after John Thurston, J.P. Neale, R. Thomson, T. Moule, A.W. Callcott, J. Varley, W. Hunt, W.M. Craig, T. Willement, and W.H. Brooke; the arms of Earl Spencer drawn at the Heralds College and engraved by J. Berryman.
BAC : "Address" (6th preliminary leaf) dated 1823.
BAC : Colored head-pieces; tail-pieces.
Added title-page in colors.
BEIN,GEN X202 +822s: with 5 p.l., 49 plates and 36 cm.; some leaves at end mutilated; one plate wanting.;
BEIN,GEN X202 822Sb: Another issue (27 cm.) with manuscript note on slip pasted to lining paper in back: "N⁰. 105 Will.m Savage."
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