Wonder Book of Soldiers WWI era Children's War Military c. 1916 illustrated bookBrian DiMambro
(Old Books, 20th Century Books, World War One, Armies, Armed Forces, Britain, France, Italy, Illustrated Books, Uniforms).
The Wonder Book of Soldiers for Boys and Girls, edited by Harry Golding.
Published c. 1916, New York by Frederick A. Stokes Company.
264 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout, including numerous folding color plates.
Publisher's 1/4 cloth binding, chromolithographed pictorial paper covered boards.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding age worn, hinges cracked, text block loosened and shaken, mostly light or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 10" H x 7 1/2" W.