With Illustrations By Louis Wain
Title: The Rosebud Annual 1912
Book Condition: Good
Publisher: London James Clarke & Co. 1912
Illustrator: Louis Wain, Frank Watkins, Levine Helmer, Beryl Reid et al
Seller ID: 000415
Contains 5 Louis Wain illustrations (four full page) and about two hundred other illustrations by artists of the day. Includes 4 chromolithographic plates, the remaining illustrations being wood-cuts. Contains a selection of children's stories and poems. The Rosebud Annual was published between 1881 and 1914 as a companion to the monthly children's magazine. The magazine became defunct after 1915 and the Annual continued to be published in its own right until 1925. Lovely chromolithographic front cover and book adverts on rear board. Specific Condition: Binding: Corners worn; top & bottom of backstrip bumped; ffep missing. Interior: Staining to a few pages (where something had been stored between the pages); five pictures coloured in; one closed tear to page edge; minor brownspots to a few pages. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED, EDWARDIAN, CHROMOLITHOGRAPH, ANNUAL, CATS, LEWIS WAIN, WOOD-CUT,