Find thousands of books, manuscripts, visual materials and unpublished archives from our collections, many of them with free online access.

What are they going for? : the world's greatest specific : Bile Beans, they restore health & happiness / The Bile Bean Manufacturing Co.

Bile Bean Manufacturing Co.
Date
[between 1900 and 1909?]
  • Ephemera
  • Online

Available online

view What are they going for? : the world's greatest specific : Bile Beans, they restore health & happiness / The Bile Bean Manufacturing Co.
Download options

License

Public Domain Mark
You can use this work for any purpose without restriction under copyright law.
Public Domain Mark (PDM) terms and conditions https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0
Credit: What are they going for? : the world's greatest specific : Bile Beans, they restore health & happiness / The Bile Bean Manufacturing Co. Public Domain Mark

Selected images from this work


About this work

Description

Novelty giveaway folded leaflet advertising Bile Beans for Biliousness. The beans, invented by Charles Forde, are also recommended for indigestion, constipation, headache, anaemia, debility and dyspepsia. Folded it shows a group of 4 sickly, bent elderly men and a woman in profile. Opened up it reveals the same group standing uprght, robust, healthy and happy while an allegorical woman in classical robes showers them with small boxes of Bile Beans from a tray held at the hip in her right hand.

Publication/Creation

London : Bile Bean Manufacturing Co., [between 1900 and 1909?]

Physical description

1 sheet : illustrations ; 21 cm

Languages

  • English



Permanent link


We’re improving the information on this page. Find out more.