'Hilaire Belloc. Author', 1908.
© NMeM / Royal Photographic Society / Science & Society Picture Library
Photograph by Alvin Langdon Coburn of British writer and MP (Joseph) Hilaire Pierre Belloc (1870-1953). Belloc was born in France and became a naturalized British citizen in 1902. Among his works for children are the 'Bad Child's Book of Beasts' (1898), and 'Cautionary Tales for Children' (1907).