During this period there was issued ILN’s sixth
‘Record’ number - the ‘Record of the Reign
of King Edward VII’
described as “an illustrated survey of the nine
years’ reign of the world’s peacemaker”. (Appendix
list no. 54). The twelve chapter headings are: the Life of Edward
VII; the Navy under Edward VII; the Army under Edward VII; Science and
Travel; Imperial Development; Literature; Art; Religion; Sport; Parliament
and Education; Foreign Policy and the trend towards Peace, Drama and
Tipped-in tinted plates and card photogravures are interspersed throughout
The 88 page purple-covered magazine has a leather-effect surface pattern
and displays a sepia portrait of Edward VII in an oval frame surrounded
by the Royal coat of Arms.
It measures 30 x 42 cm and was priced at two shillings.