A History of Book Illustration by David Bland
Cleveland and New York: The World Publishing Company, 1958. Second Edition. 448 pp. 4to. Over 400 illustrations. Jacket faded. Owner's signature. Very good in very good dust-jacket. Hardcover.
Chronicles the development of book illustration from Egyptian papyrus to the modern fine press.
Full title: A History of Book Illustration: The Illuminated Manuscript and the Printed Book.