Via Flickr: Newly available run of all 15 volumes will shortly go on sale. New photo to follow. There are only 2 styles of binding in the new set. The Navy and Army Illustrated. A magazine descriptive and illustrative of everyday life in the defence of the British Empire. Edited By: Commander Charles N Robinson. Published By: Hudson & Kearns, London, and George Newnes, London. With several colour plates as later bound in the Celebrities of the British Army Series.
Volume 1 starting with Issue number 1 – Friday December 20th 1895 to 12th June 1896. 316 pages. Green Cloth Binding
Volume 2. From June 26th 1896 to December 11th 1896. 320 pages in Green Cloth Binding.
Volume 3. From December 25th 1896 to June 21st May 1897. 356 pages in Green Cloth Binding.
Volume 4. From May 28th 1897 to October 21st 1897. 376 pages in Green Cloth Binding.
Volume 5. From October 29th 1897 to March 18th 1898. 364 pages in Blue Cloth Binding. With fold out calendar depicting the Royal Navy
Volume 6. From March 26th 1898 to September 10th 1898. 624 pages in Blue Cloth Binding.
Volume 7. From September 24th 1898 to March 18th 1899. 640 pages in Green Cloth Binding. With fold out calendar depicting Army life.
Volume 8. From March 25th 1899 to September 16th 1899. 624 pages in Very Decorative Green Cloth Binding.
Volume 9. From September 23rd 1899 to March 17th 1900. 672 pages in Very Decorative Green Cloth Binding.
Volume 10. From March 24th 1900 to September 15th 1900. 648 pages in Very Decorative Green Cloth Binding.
Volume 11. From September 22nd 1900 to March 16th 1901. 640 pages in Red Cloth Binding, worn.
Volume 12. From March 23rd 1901 to September 14th 1900. 640 pages in Very Decorative Green Cloth Binding.
Volume 13. From September 21st 1901 to March 15th 1900. 648 pages in Very Decorative Green Cloth Binding.
Volume 14. From March 22nd 1902 to September 13th 1902. 648 pages in Very Decorative Green Cloth Binding.
Volume 15, newly arrived.
This is a huge collection of records and photographs of the Royal Navy and the British Army. The Boer War coverage is extensive with thousands of photographs.
This set provides a fabulous link to the Victorian Periodicals, Vanity Fair Caricatures and Victorian Medals as seen on this website.
This is an extremely heavy collection of bindings and will require separate negotiation regarding freighting.
Please contact us if you are interested prior to the set going on general sale.