The Coronation Picture Book. Duncan TOVEY.
The Coronation Picture Book
The Coronation Picture Book

The Coronation Picture Book

London: Lawrence and Bullen, n.d. [1902]. Stitched, softcover, (24.5 x 155cm), 28pp (unnumbered), each page with a humourous verse by Tovey and an illustration by John Hassall; Illustrated card wraps.

The covers are soiled and creased; clean and bright inside except for some soiling to the edges of the first few pages and a couple of fox marks on pp 2, 4 and 5. Item #1091

There is no publication date, but the partnership of Lawrence and Bullen lasted from 1891 until 1904, making this the coronation of King Edward VII in 1902. John Hassall was an English illustrator noted for his poster designs. He is particularly remembered for his 1908 Jolly Fisherman poster created for Skegness and his 1910 Kodak Girl in her blue and white striped dress.

Price: $50.00

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