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100 Iconic Postcards
100 Iconic Postcards

100 Iconic Postcards

ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES

100 Pages, 4.5 x 6.75

Formats: Cloth

Cloth, $24.95 (US $24.95)

Publication Date: January 2019

ISBN 9780241351963

Rights: US

Penguin Random House UK (Jan 2019)
Puffin

Price: $24.95
 
 

Overview

An irresistible set of 100 postcards from the Imperial War Museum collection, in a beautifully designed box. Featuring iconic posters and vintage photographs from WWI and WWII, there is something for everyone!Including historical posters ("Don't Take Alcoholic Drinks on Mondays"), as well as iconic designs ("Keep Calm and Carry On"), and beautiful black and white photographs from both world wars.Discover two wartime eras of outstanding design and illustration in one sturdy little box. This collection is a fascinating snapshot into our shared history, with designs that are in turns hilarious, sobering, fascinating—and are always beautifully designed.

Author Biography

Puffin and IWM (Imperial War Museums) are proud to be working together to educate and inspire young readers with tales from the past. Puffin know that stories can take you anywhere. As one of the most beloved children's publishers, we aim to fire every young imagination. Uncovering people's experiences during wartime, from World War I to the present day, IWM is a family of five museums (IWM London, Churchill War Rooms, HMS Belfast, IWM North, and IWM Duxford).