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VENTURE VOLUMES

The Venture: An Annual of Art and Literature was published by art gallery owner John Baillie in London. Volume 1, published in 1903, was printed by James J. Guthrie’s Pear Tree Press and edited by Laurence Housman and Somerset Maugham . Volume 2, published in 1905, was printed by the Arden Press. The Venture Digital Edition is based on physical copies held in Toronto Metropolitan University Library Special Collections and Archives. Our PDFs have been uploaded to the Internet Archive so that a virtual facsimile in flipbook format is available for users. The marked-up searchable edition of The Venture will be completed in 2023.

 

Editor:  Lorraine Janzen Kooistra

Editorial Team: Reg Beatty, Emma Fraschetti


Volume 1
1903

Cover of The Venture Volume 1

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Volume 2
1905

The cover shows a ship with a mermaid figurehead and a harlequin with a sword defending a woman while a putti casts rose petals

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