Women's Worlds: The Art and Life of Mary Ellen Best 1809-1891.
Best's detailed watercolors provide a fascinating and informative view of life in the 1830's and 1840's in her native Yorkshire, as well as Wales, Germany, Holland, and Belgium. This biography includes more than 140 full-color pictures. Best was notable in a time when art and illustration were not jobs for women. Crown Publishers, Inc. NY. 1985. Hb, Dj. USED. $15.00