World War I Illustrated 1915 London News 12 Issues huge book military reportingBrian 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.
January - April, 1915, London, Illustrated London News.
Illustrated weekly periodical issued in England during WW I to keep the public up to date on the developments of 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.