Punch's Almanac for Christmas 1896 Seven Ages of Man Phil May art magazineBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, British Periodicals, Punch Magazine, Illustrated Magazines, Humor, Satire).
Published 1896, London.
32 pages plus wrapper covers. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout with full page drawings by the great Phil May.
Publisher's pictorial paper wrappers folded into panels, printed on both sides.
Centerfold is a fine rendering of the Seven Ages of man done by Swain.
Magazine is over 100 years old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Paper gently age worn, slight rubbing, extracted from a bound volume, remains overall clean and attractive as a fragile survival.
Paper is lightly toned, signs of handling, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. The scarce pamphlet 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 item survives.
Covers measures c. 11" H x 8 1/2" W.