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date: 04 December 2020

wood engraving 

Source:
The Oxford Companion to Children's Literature
Author(s):

Daniel Hahn

The advanced form of *woodcut process for illustration. It shares with the earlier technique the advantage of being a relief method, easily integrated with text, the type and illustration commonly sharing the same page. This was the main process in use for children’s book illustration for much of the 19th cent.... ...

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