Holborn, W.C. "Pall Mall" Press. 05- 1912.
May 1912 Pall Mall Magazine Extra issue. Full page black and white illustrations throughout, full page color advertisements, xlviii + 115 + lxi - lxxxiii pp, 11 x 8 inches, pictorial wrappers (softbound). Good to very good condition: interior clean and tight. This features pictures from The Royal Academy exhibition. What may be of more interest are the wonderful advertisements. These include a color ad for a Benz car with fairies riding on the hood (bonnet); a 4 page color section for the Savoy: "The Foyer of the Savoy Restaurant on Sunday Evening", 2 views of Simpson's-in-the-Strand and a 2 page spread showing the exterior of the hotel along the river: "London's Tideway - A view looking east, and a view looking west", these by Harold Oakley. Also: color ad with a bulldog for Talbot cars, and many other great graphic ads for hotels, shops etc. Item #30624