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PICTURE POST - Volumes 1-9, 104 separate issues [lacking 4 issues], OCTOBER 1938 - DECEMBER 1940, as follows :

Vol.1 : 1-14, Oct.1st. to Dec.31st. 1938. Vol.2 : 1-13, Jan.7th. to April 1st. 1939. Vol.3 : 1-13, Apr.8th. to July 1st. 1939. Vol.4 : 1-13, July 8th. to Sept.30th. 1939. [Lacks no.4, 2 copies no.8]. Vol.5 : 1-13, Oct.7th. to Dec.30th. 1939. Vol.6 : 1-12, Jan.6th. to Mar.23rd. 1940. [Lacks no.13]. Vol.7 : 1-13, Apr.6th. to June 29th. 1940. [Lacks no.5]. Vol.8 : 1-13, July 6th. to Sept.28th. 1940. [Lacks no.5]. Vol.9 : 1-13, Oct.5th. to Dec.28th. 1940.

All in the original pictorial wrappers as issued, staples variously rusted but all intact, volume 1 no.1 is dilapidated with the covers detached and one leaf loose, the occasional corner creased, otherwise all in very good condition.

*Picture Post was a photojournalistic magazine published in the United Kingdom from 1938 to 1957. It is considered a pioneering example of photojournalism and was an immediate success, selling 1,700,000 copies a week after only two months. It has been called the UK's equivalent of the USA 'Life' magazine.

Hulton Press. London.

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Stock No. 63793

Price: 495.00