On a recent visit to St Andrews in Scotland, I came across the bookshop of J & G Innes. The signage outside of the shop shows that it was once the office of the local newspaper, the St Andrews Citizen. Nearby is Holy Trinity Church where John Knox first preached in public in 1547.
‘The quintessence of the world’s wisdom’ for only 2d! The People’s Classicsaimed ‘to place in the hands of the masses, in attractive and handy form, at the cheapest price, the richest thoughts of the world’s greatest thinkers.’
Programme for a pageant, presumably staged in London, under the auspices of the Alliance of Honour. The programme, priced at 6d., contains cast list, words for each tableau and a biographical or explanatory note about each of the characters or groups depicted.