World War I Illustrated London News 1915-16 military reporting 12 issuesBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
[England- World War I- Pictorial reporting- aviation- naval warfare].
Bound volume of 12 complete separate weekly issues of this WW I picture magazine, comprising three complete months.
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Illustrated War News.
1915 (Dec- March 1916), London, Illustrated London News.
Illustrated weekly periodical issued in England to keep the public up to date on the developments during the First World War as it was progressing across the continent and world theatres.
Endless assortment of images depicting all aspects of the war, including all nations, nationalities, soldiers, weapons, leaders, world figures, cities, images of the front, aviation, naval, submarines, on and on.
Overall well preserved, most issues and pages clean as issued. Any age flaws minor and easy to overlook or forgive.
Well printed, using a variety of different presses and inks, much rotogravure, early b&w offset photography, photo-montage, early photo-journalism, etc.
In old plain green cloth, spine with simple gilt title and date. Oblong format, thick heavy volumes printed on coated magazine paper stock, virtually every page with an illustration.
Book measures: 8 1/4" H X 11 3/4" W.