THE WAR ILLUSTRATED: A PICTORIAL RECORD OF THE CONFLICT OF THE NATIONS. VOLUME 2.

Hammerton, J. A.


£35.45




The Amalgamated Press, 1st ed., August 1915. 616 pp., + a supplement; cold., frontis., profusely illustrated with a wealth of photo-ills., + ills., + some maps & plans. Maroon cloth; black ill., & title to spine & front cover; 28 x 21cm. Damp staining to edges of front cover and to a section of the rear; corners & ends of spine rubbed; 1 leaf loose, another pasted back in; foxing/browning in places but not extensive; o/w GOOD. Bound together to form the second volume, this is the original weekly newspaper that covered the events of the First World War as they unfolded by land, sea and in the air. This second volume includes the complete weekly publications from February 1915 through to May 1915. There are a wealth of photographs and illustrations, as well as some maps and plans, with captions and narrative on every theatre and aspect of the war. This superb publication, which went on to number ten volumes in all, gives a detailed and immediate account of the war as it happened.


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