The Yellow Book
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1 of 13 volumes : illustrations. Curated title for Fleet Library Special Collections book cover exhibition Bound to Please, fall 2022. "An Illustrated Quarterly" Imprint varies. Oct. 1896-Apr. 1897: London ; New York : J. Lane. Co-founded and illustrated by Aubrey Beardsley. Nelson, J.G. Checklist of early Bodley Head books, ǂc 1894.11 Binding design for Vols. I-V probably by Aubrey Beardsley, binding design for Vol. VII by J.D. Mackenzie, binding design for Vol. VIII by D.Y. Cameron, binding design for Vol. IX by Mrs. Percy (Mabel) Dearmer, binding design for Vol. X by J. Illingsworth Kay, binding design for Vol. XI by Nellie Syrett, binding design for Vol. XII by Ethel Reed, binding for Vol. XIII by Mabel Syrett. Chrome yellow enameled flat-weave cloth; front cover with black-stamped ruled borders, stylized vignette panel, and titling. Library accession nos.: 5717-5729. Gift of Mrs. William C. Baker.
RISD Fleet Library Catalog Record
Imprint / Year
London : E. Mathews & J. Lane ; Boston : Copeland & Day, 1894-1897.
Materials / Techniques
enamel (fused coating); illustrations (layout features); book cloth (textile material)
E. Mathews & J. Lane; Copeland & Day
Bound to Please Exhibit 2022; Art Nouveau; periodicals; Great Britain, United Kingdom; Yellow Nineties; Parisian; Decadent Movement; illustrations (layout features); illustration
Book and Paper | Illustration
Beardsley, Aubrey Vincent; Collections, Special; and Library, Fleet, "The Yellow Book Volume 1" (1894). The Yellow Book. 1.