1953 Print Elizabeth II Article Poem Cartoon Mansbridge - ORIGINAL BRIT


This is an original 14-page collection of humorous articles, cartoons, and poems from the special 1953 coronation issue of Punch magazine. This collection includes: "Why Were We Born So Beautiful?" a poem by A. P. H., "Very Good Kinds of Folks: Some Account of the Invaders of our Island" an article by F. H. Ellis, "Medieval Manners Maketh Modern Man" by R. G. G. Price, "A Short History of British Costume," 8 cartoons by Norman Mansbridge, "An Elizabethan Cross," "The Thin Red Oblongs" an article by B. A. Young, "A Salute to Literature" an article by T. S. Watts, and "Adam Smith, Brown, Jones and Robinson" an article by Bernard Hollowood.

Please note that only the first page of this collection is shown.

Period Paper is "pleased as punch" to offer a number of advertisements from Punch, the British humor and satire magazine's special coronation issue commemorating Queen Elizabeth II's Coronation at Westminster Abbey, 2 June 1953.


This 58+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. No creases. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Articles, Drawings; Full Color
  • Grade: Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8.5 x 11 inches; 22 x 28 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)