The Story of 25 Eventful Years in Pictures. Odhams Press, London. 1935. SOLD 30.01.2015.
Published by Odhams Press Ltd., Long Acre, London, W.C.2. Dimensions : 252mm x 185mm x 33mm. Weight : 1.320kg net. Condition : Good.
The Story of 25 Eventful Years in Pictures. Published by Odhams Press Ltd., Long Acre, London, W.C.2. 1935.
Dimensions : 252mm x 185mm x 33mm. 1.320kg net.
8vo, 528 numbered light gloss pages with sepia photos on each page.
Condition/Notes : Good. No DJ. The embossed pale blue linen front board is in quite good condition with light wear to edges and bumps to corners. Title in silver print upper centre. Back board similar with wear to edges, usage marks to face and wear through to board on corners. Spine with wear top and tail and along edges. Title and decoration in silver. Front paste-down and front e/p silver and blue pattern decoration. Title follows on pp with vertical 10mm tear lower lh corner. Title page follows with same tear as previous; verso sepia portrait of King George V and facing Queen Mary to commemorate the Silver Jubilee. The Royal Family sepia photo follows with same 10mm tear as previous and small tear lh page lower lh quarter. Introduction follows "History in the Making 1910 to 1935". Photos commence p13 with "The Accession of King George V" through to the end. A wonderful collection of sepia photos with descriptions and dates. Pages clean and good condition. Binding mostly quite tight with exception of slight strain p96/97 and p352/353. Overall, an amazing collection of photos of events between 1910 and 1935. Please view the images below :