BRITISH PERIODICAL SCRAPBOOK, folio-size scrapbook with cloth boards, containing numerous clipped illustrations likely from early periodicals, including one with header "PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI. SEPTEMBER 22, 1855" titled "THE HARVEST OF WAR", and later full-page sections of "The Sphere" and "The Illustrated London News" from the 1920s and 1930s.
Good as found condition, scrapbook boards/spine with expected moderate wear, corners bent/bumped, contents with expected creases, losses, etc.
Provenance: From the research library of Ivor Noel Hume, O.B.E., F.S.A., Williamsburg, VA.
Catalogue Note: Ivor Noel Hume (1927-2017), O.B.E. (Order of the British Empire), F.S.A. (Fellow, Society of Antiquaries), was a distinguished scholar, author, and former director of the Department of Archaeological Research at Colonial Williamsburg.