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• • • Being a journal by artist and designer John Coulthart, cataloguing interests, obsessions and passing enthusiasms.

Archive for October 11th, 2010

 

The Englishman who Posted Himself and Other Curious Objects

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Cover design by Deb Wood. Arriving most appropriately by post last week from Princeton Architectural Press was this fascinating book by John Tingey, an account of Mr W. Reginald Bray (1879–1939) of South London, and his games with the British postal service: In 1898, Bray purchased a copy of the Post Office Guide, and began […]

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