Hilda Cowham’s Blacklegs and Others
Book ID: 44331
Hilda Cowham’s Blacklegs and Others. London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner 1911. First edition. Pp 76. Profusely illustrated with charming colour and pen & ink drawings. Original buff covers, title in gilt and illustration to upper cover, pictorial endpaper. Neat gift inscription to front free endpaper. A near fine copy. A collection of verses, comics and images by Cowham done in b&w, monotone and full color featuring demur little girls with pinch-able cheeks. Cowham was one of the first female artists to be published in Punch Magazine.