Penmanship in its utmost beauty and extent. A new copy-book, wherein are revived, and comprized, all the most useful, and ornamental pieces, published by the best masters in Europe. To which are added, some curious modern pieces never before extant. Collected, & engraved by Geo. Bickham.
- London, Printed and sold by H. Overton & I. Hoole & by ye engraver, 1731.
- Physical Description:
- 4 p. front., 61 plates. 25 x 40 cm.
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- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Engraved t.-p. and dedicatory leaf included in numbered plates.
Plates by the author, Lucas Materot, Jan Vanden Velde, Zachary Chambers, Louis Barbedor, Ambrose Perling, John Seddon, John Ayres, John Sturt, Robert More, Charles Snell, George Shelley, Ralph Snow, John Clark, Thomas Ollyffe, William Brooks, Abraham Nicholas, John Bland, William Webster, and William Richards.
BAC: Rural scenes sketched in graphite on back endpapers.
- Subject Terms:
- Bickham, G. -- Publisher.Engraving -- Specimens -- 1731.Hoole, I. -- Publisher.Overton, H. -- Publisher.Penmanship -- Study and teaching.
- Writing books.
Copy books (Penmanship)
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Bickham, George, 1684?-1758?, Penmanship in its utmost beauty and extent, 1731
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