British Book Illustrations 1604-40
We here offer a complete listing of illustrations in British books published between 1604 and 1640. The books are itemised in the alphabetical order in which they appear in the Short Title Catalogue, and the illustrative material that they contain is in each case briefly characterised.
- An illustration from the 8o version of John Speed’s The Genealogies Recorded in the Sacred Scriptures (1611 et seq.). This copy, from an edition of c. 1612, is from the National Art Library. © The Victoria and Albert Museum.