I have been reading the Jenny Uglow biography of Hogarth and wanted to have a more comprehensive selection of the work of Hogarth as the author frequently refers to images not presnt in her book. She frequently and thoroughly describes details in the artist's work but often the reproductions in her book are too small to discern the details. Unfortunately this 'Complete Works' is utterly useless - it is just like a series of extremely poor quality photocopies. I did much better by downloading high quality reproductions from Wikipedia - but this did not provide the comprehensive selection of paintings and engravings that I wanted. I cannot imagine that anybody would find this book of any use whatsoever.
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