- Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, (1977).
- cloth, dust jacket.
- xvi, 168 pages.
Price: $20.00 other currencies
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First edition. A look at the history of wax engraving in American cartography and the revealing findings of Woodward's research. He also describes the wax-engraving technique, and interviews the technicians who used it. It includes 44 illustrations a bibliography and an index.