LevelItem
Ref NoEHS/B/1/11
TitleFirst edition copy of E H Shepard's 'Drawn from Life', with enclosures
Date1961
Extent1 book with enclosures
Name of CreatorShepard; Ernest Howard (1879-1976); Illustrator
DescriptionTitle page is signed "Ernest H. Shepard". Beneath the signature is the residue from tape used to attach a slip of paper inscribd "Yours Ever Kipper" (now detached from page).

The first page is inscribed in ink "Beatrice M Thornhill for Diana Daglesh Christmas 1961" and beneath, in pencil "Breakwater 96 Sea Road [?] on Sea".

Fixed to the inside back cover is a book review from Punch, 6 December 1961, by John Durrant, and a black and white photograph captioned "Florence & Addie Chaplin" showing two women in medieval dress posed on an external staircase.

Loose items:
- black and white photograph showing float and inscribed on front "Mafeking May 19 1900 page 151" and on reverse: "page 151 May 19 1900 Bust of Baden Powell done by S K Art Students Mafeking Day."
- black and white portait photograph, inscribed (Addie) Adrienne Chaplin.
- newspaper clipping: review of Drawn from Life, titled "A Period Peepshow", Church Times Jan 1962
- magazine article "The Man Who Drew Pooh", Brenda Jones [The Sunday Times, 1969]

Label on inside front cover: "K. J. Bredon's Bookshop, 10 East Street, Brighton".
LanguageEnglish
Physical DescriptionLoose items have been placed in a separate envelope.
Custodial HistoryDonated to Winterbourne House and Garden, University of Birmingham for their second hand bookshop and subsequently donated to the University of Surrey for inclusion within the E H Shepard archive.
FormatBook
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