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Elements of Book Design and Illustration

Frontispiece from The History of Marie Antoinette of France

John S. C. Abbott, The History of Marie Antoinette of France. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1849.

This half-title page imitates, in vivid colors and gold, the technique of a medieval manuscript.

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