Publisher:The Times Publishing Company, London, 1935
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
The Times Publishing Company, 1935, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition, Illustrated By: Various
1.5 kg.; XX, 516 pages, last page blank, introduction, acknowledgement, list of illustrations, acknowledgements and index. Colour illustrated frontispiece, tipped in, of Thomas Barnes, editor of The Times 1817-1841. The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white illustrations, reproductions of cartoons and newspaper pages. Navy blue coloured cloth covered boards with gilt titles to the front panel and backstrip. Bumping and some rubbing to be backstrip ages and to the book corners. The book boards have become spotted with a white residue and there is significant rubbing to the back panel. Browning to the text block edges and to the internal text. A few handling marks to the endpapers and there is an abrasion mark to the front paste-down. The early history of one of London's institutions The Times newspaper, from the its inception in 1785 through to 1841 on the 150th anniversary of its first publication. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: Various. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Journalism ; Britain; Inventory No: 0110476.