Originally Posted by Jellby
I believe in the UK (and the rest of the EU) it's only the year of the author's death that matters (the author of the text, or the illustrations, or the notes...).
Now that's good to hear, seeing as it's 106 years since the book was published, chances are good that the illustrator is now dead, just need to find out when. Time to break out the magnifying glass and look for a signature on them.
Sorry for highjacking your thread Pynch, didn't mean to do that.