The series was illustrated with the early and prentice work of the Bewick School.
It has woodcuts by Bewick, and is a curious and scarce little volume.
All Bewick's simplicity is in that; but none of Bewick's understanding.
The types were Martin's, the woodcuts Bewick's, and the paper Whatman's.
The illustrations of Bewick have a distinct value as showing the dress of children.
The other difference, of which Bewick is said to have been the inventor, p. 140is less easy to describe.
The revival of the woodcut even under Bewick did little to help line design—its former close companion.
Bewick mentions an instance which shows the extraordinary sagacity of these dogs.
Mr. Bewick expressed himself as perfectly astounded at the boldness of my undertaking.
There were other pupils of Bewick who obtained some little fame.