The Yellow Book


View and Download

Download .PDF (1.9 MB)


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.

Publication Date


RISD Fleet Library Catalog Record

Imprint / Year

London : E. Mathews & J. Lane ; Boston : Copeland & Day, 1894-1897.


21 cm

Materials / Techniques

enamel (fused coating); illustrations (layout features); book cloth (textile material)


E. Mathews & J. Lane; Copeland & Day


London; Boston


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

The Yellow Book Volume 8



To view the content in your browser, please download Adobe Reader or, alternately,
you may Download the file to your hard drive.

NOTE: The latest versions of Adobe Reader do not support viewing PDF files within Firefox on Mac OS and if you are using a modern (Intel) Mac, there is no official plugin for viewing PDF files within the browser window.