Blue cloth, with gilt lettering
December 1863 –June 1864
Gilt blocking on embossed blue cloth
10 x 7 inches
The bi-annual issue, which was printed on good quality paper and sold as a gift-book in an embossed blue cloth with gilt lettering. It was sold at seven shillings and sixpence, but represented good value and was far more durable than the original issue in magazine form.
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Photograph and text by Simon Cooke
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