Bewick Gleanings: Being Impressions from Copper Plates and Woodblocks, Engraved in the Bewick Workshop...; To which are Added, Lives of Thos. Bewick and his Pupils, with Impressions from Other Wood Blocks...Lent to the Author.
Newcastle-Upon-Tyne: Andrew Reid, 1886.
53 plates and numerous text engravings, + two portraits of Bewick. Large thick 4to, pebbled black morocco with gilt dentelles & stamping; beveled edges; armorial bookplate. Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Andrew Reid, 1886. Limited Edition. Some light scuffing and wear at extremities, still a near fine copy.
Large Paper Edition, limited to 250 copies. Laid in is a prospectus for the book, stating that each copy will be carefully printed by hand on paper especially made for this work. This is Copy 67, signed by Julia Boyd.
Illustrator: Thoams Bewick
Condition: Near Fine