Coverboards covered in white linen. Off-white paper. Collocation: four gatherings containing the following number of leaves: eight (one, attached to front cover and one cut out); eight; eight; eight (one attached to back cover). An extra leaf has been slipped into the sketchbook between ff.7 and 9.
This sketchbook contains a preliminary drawing, possibly for 'Child Stealers'  1909?/11. There is also a label tucked into the back saying 'Dating from around 1912. Studies for 'The Raising of Lazarus', with a poem (see inscription).
Text:Manufactured by / PERCY YOUNG, / ENGLISH & FOREIGN / ARTIST'S COLOURMAN, / GOWER ST., W.C. / London, England. / (Sketch Books a Spécialité.)
Location: Inside back cover, lower left
Method of creation: Printed label
Text:I am a reed that is shaken/ By all the winds in the sky/ I only exist to tremble/ When the hurricane comes by// But of all the passions that shake me/ This is the strangest indeed/ I long to make me an image/ Of the wind that shakes the reed.
Location: Page 30 (recto), sideways on
Method of creation: Pen and black ink over graphite, in 2 columns of 4 lines.