- (London): The British Library, (1990).
- large 8vo.
- paper-covered boards, dust jacket
- 124 pages
- ISBN: 0712301879
Price: $10.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 62550
First edition. The author is a curator in the British Library's department of manuscripts. Illustrated with fourteen color plates and sixty-six black and white figures. Lively commentary that explains the connection of each picture to the text, with chapters on Agriculture and husbandry, Trade and commerce, Industry and crafts, and The professions. Bibliography and index.