Binding in navy blue cloth gilt
Gilt blocking on embossed blue cloth
10 x 6 ¾ inches
Once the year’s issues had been completed the magazine was reprinted on better quality paper and published in the form of a stout gift book with an embossed binding and gilt lettering on the upper board. The example shown here is an unusual survivor in that most annuals have lost their original binding.
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Photograph and text by Simon Cooke
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