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Author Uglow, Jennifer S.
Title Nature's engraver : a life of Thomas Bewick / Jenny Uglow.
Imprint New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2007.
Edition First American edition.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  NE1147.6.B47 U94 2007    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  NE1147.6.B47 U94 2007    AVAILABLE  
Subject Bewick, Thomas, 1753-1828.
Wood-engravers -- England -- Biography.
Illustrators -- England -- Biography.
Description xix, 458 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Edition First American edition.
Note "Originally published in 2006 by Faber and Faber Limited, Great Britain"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 409-439) and index.
Contents I: Source -- The banks of the Tyne -- Nature and drawing -- The common -- 'Beilby's wild lad' -- Life in the town -- Pretty histories -- 'God gave the earth to you' -- II: Stream -- North and south -- Partner -- 'Esto perpetua!' -- Walking -- Bell and John -- Among the animals -- Quadrupeds -- III: Flood -- From fur to feathers -- ' Your lads' -- 'Red nightcap days' -- Daily bread -- Land birds -- On his own -- Home and friends -- IV: Tide -- Water birds -- 'With Bewick, I was then happy' -- Back to business -- Shifting ground -- Fame, fables and apprentices -- Taking stock -- Salmon and swallows -- Sore tired -- Epilogue: nature's engraver.
ISBN 9780374112363 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0374112363 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC # 71842627