Boy's Own Annual 1900 monumental illustrated leather juvenile book color plates
Boy's Own Annual 1900 monumental illustrated leather juvenile book color plates Boy's Own Annual 1900 monumental illustrated leather juvenile book color plates Boy's Own Annual 1900 monumental illustrated leather juvenile book color plates Boy's Own Annual 1900 monumental illustrated leather juvenile book color plates Boy's Own Annual 1900 monumental illustrated leather juvenile book color plates Boy's Own Annual 1900 monumental illustrated leather juvenile book color plates Boy's Own Annual 1900 monumental illustrated leather juvenile book color plates Boy's Own Annual 1900 monumental illustrated leather juvenile book color plates Boy's Own Annual 1900 monumental illustrated leather juvenile book color plates Boy's Own Annual 1900 monumental illustrated leather juvenile book color plates Boy's Own Annual 1900 monumental illustrated leather juvenile book color plates Boy's Own Annual 1900 monumental illustrated leather juvenile book color plates Boy's Own Annual 1900 monumental illustrated leather juvenile book color plates Boy's Own Annual 1900 monumental illustrated leather juvenile book color plates Boy's Own Annual 1900 monumental illustrated leather juvenile book color plates Boy's Own Annual 1900 monumental illustrated leather juvenile book color plates
$ 195.00

(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Leather Books, Children's Books, Bound Periodicals, Boy's Own Magazine, Illustrated Books).

The Boy's Own Annual.
Published 1900, London by "Boy's Own Paper" Office.
824 pages, a long run of weekly issues which begins with Oct. 7, 1889- Sept. 29, 1900. Text in English. 

Profusely illustrated throughout with well over 1000 b&w images (some wood engravings), including five supplemental color lithographed plates.

Period 1/2 leather binding, slightly raised & gilt bands, gilt compartment decorations & title lettering, all edges gilt, marbled end papers.

Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.

Binding gently age worn, leather slightly rubbed but still supple, gilt is bright, book remains overall clean and attractive as an object.

Text block paper is gently toned, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.

Still attractive on the shelf. Book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive. 

Please review photos for more detail and our best attempt to convey how this beautiful turn of the 19th/ 20th century book survives.

Book Measures c. 11 1/2" H x 8 1/2" W.

[B3665].