The Waddleton Chronology book of the month - September 2005

Peter Parley’s Annuals where published during the 19th Century by Simpkin Marshall & Co, Darton & Clark, Darton & Co, W. Lewis & Son, Darton & Hodge, William Kent & Co, Cassell, Petter Gilpin & Co and Ben George, the colour printing and text printing was also done by different presses. There are many examples in the Waddleton Collection and here are pictures from a few of the Annuals.

These full page plates were printed in chromolitho on matt paper by Leighton, Bros, William Dickes and Ben George.