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Foster, Vere, 1819-1900.

Vere Foster's drawing copy book.

London : Simkin, Marshall, & Co., Stationers' Hall Court, Whittaker & Co., Ave Maria Lane, Marcus Ward & Co., 67, Chandos St., Covent Garden, [1870]
Physical Description:
pt. : chiefly ill. ; 18 x 22 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC660 .F678 1870
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Articles & Chapters
Cover title.
Consists primarily of wood-engraved diagrams and illustrations.
At head of title: Adopted by the Commissioners of National Education in Ireland.
Date of publication from British Library.
BM (compact ed.), v. 9, 262
NSTC, O964127
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in original printed wrappers, as issued. British Art Center incomplete, comprising only: R4 Practical Geometry; T2-4 Mechanical Drawing, with a wood-engraved portrait of Queen Victoria, aged eight, on front wrapper; and T2 Mechanical Drawing, only. Variations in cover designs; with publisher's advertisement on back covers.
Subject Terms:
Drawing -- Study and teaching.
Drawing books -- Specimens.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Marcus Ward & Co. -- Publisher
Simpkin, Marshall, & Co. -- Publisher
Whittaker & Co. -- Publisher
Drawing books -- England -- London -- 1870.
Wood engravings -- 1870.
Publisher's advertisements -- England -- London -- 1870.

  • pt. A. Alphabets and figures
  • pt. B. Straight line objects
  • pt. C. Curved line objects
  • pt. D. Leaves & simple flowers
  • pt. E. Wild flowers
  • pt. F. Wild flowers, Colored
  • pt. G. Garden flowers, &c.
  • pt. H. Garden flowers, &c., Colored
  • pt. I. Ornament
  • pt. J. Trees
  • pt. K. Landscapes & figures
  • pt. L. Landscapes & figures, Colored
  • pt. M. Boats and ships
  • pt. N. Boats and ships, Colored
  • pt. O. Animals
  • pt. P. Animals, Colored
  • pt. Q. The human figure
  • pt. R. Practical geometry
  • pt. S. Perspective
  • pt. T. Mechanical drawing
  • pt. U. Architectural drawing

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