Souvenir and Programme of the Socialist May Day in Hyde Park.
Wood engraving on crepe paper, border printed in colours. Sheet 370 x 370mm (14½ x 14½"). Foxed.
A souvenir of a May Day march, with a greeting from the Belgian socialist Emile Vandervelde (1866-1938), with a photographic portrait. In the list of speakers are Thomas Summerbell, MP for Sunderland 1906-10, and Harry Quelch (1858–1913), one of Britain's first Marxists, for whom Lenin wrote an obituary.
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