The Sphere 1916

Via Flickr:1916 The Sphere. An illustrated newspaper for the home.

Bound volumes beginning April 1st 1916. Volume LXV No 845 ending September 30th 1916. Bound together in one binding.

Over 500 pages of news and hundreds of good photographs, maps, diagrams, charts and illustrations.

Begins with reports from The Ernest Shackleton Expedition in the Antarctic and also contains a huge amount of First World War history.

There is also coverage of The Critical Situation in Irish Affairs.

Regular artists contributing F Matania, D Macpherson, Harry Rodwell, G Bron, Charles W Wyllie.

Hundreds of photographs and superb advertisements.

There is a regular feature, Roll of Honour, which feature photographs of officers killed in action.

On sale at http://www.theakston-thomas.co.uk

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