Each chapter of this stimulating book collects a wide variety of images show the different ways that historical events can be represented. Metal and wood engravings, lithographs, woodcuts, etchings, watercolors, and drawings all reflect changing attitudes towards gender, politics, the family, education, and industrialization. This revised second edition has many new illustrations which further assist the interpretation of popular graphic images from the 18th and 19th centuries.
Author: Brian Maidment Publisher: Manchester University Press Published: 08/09/2001 Pages: 208 Binding Type: Paperback Weight: 0.81lbs Size: 9.14h x 6.20w x 0.57d ISBN: 9780719033711
About the Author Brian Maidment is Professor and Head of English at the University of Salford.