Excerpt from A Biographical Dictionary, Vol. 1: Containing an Historical Account of All the Engravers, From the Earliest Period of the Art of Engraving to the Present Time, and a Short List of Their Most Esteemed Works, With the Cyphers, Monograms, and Particular Marks
The work is preceded by an introdu tory Effay on the Origin and Progrefs of the Art of Engraving, with copies from theiworks of the oldeft and fcarceft matters 5 and at theend of each volume are given two tables, the firfi: containing the initial letters ufed by the artif'ts mentioned in it; and the other, an explanation of the monograms.
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