- London: G. Bell & Sons, 1912.
- xxi, 375+(1) pages.
Price: $12.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 98099
Sixth edition, revised and enlarged with additional chapters. The author, a staff-member of the Department of Prints and Drawings at the British Museum, has attempted to answer the most frequently asked questions about print collecting. Only artists not living at the time of publication are discussed. Hints to beginners, etching, line engraving, mezzotint, stipple and aquatint, frauds, and value of prints are some of the subjects covered. 64 illustrations. List of illustrations, with artist, both engraver and painter where appropriate, and subject included. Index. With the bookplate and pencil signature of Gavin Bridson. Ink inscription at top of free endpaper.