Book , Print in English

Engraving the savage : the New World and techniques of civilization

Michael Gaudio.
  • Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©2008.
  • xxv, 207 pages : illustrations portraits, facsimiles ; 26 cm.
Subjects
Contents
  • Introduction: White pebbles in the dark forest
  • Savage marks: the scriptive techniques of early modern ethnography
  • Making sense of smoke: engraving and ornament in de Bry's America
  • Flatness and protuberance: reforming the image in Protestant print culture
  • The art of scratch: wood engraving and picture-writing in the 1880s.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-199) and index.
ISBN
  • 9780816648467 (hc : alk. paper)
  • 0816648468 (hc : alk. paper)
  • 9780816648474 (pb : alk. paper)
  • 0816648476 (pb : alk. paper)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2007031468
  • OCLC: 164570487
  • OCLC: 164570487