Le bon anglais / texte de Roger Boutet de Monvel ; images de Guy Arnoux. Paris : Chez Devambez, [ca. 1918].
Created in appreciation for the service of British troops in France during World War I, this short work containing eleven hand-colored prints portrays a variety of British servicemen in non-combative and some comic situations: French headings but English text on opposite pages. All of the images are available freely online, but here are a few of the pages to preview:
The illustrator, Guy Arnoux, produced a wide variety of work, some of which can be located online.
The Captain and the Nurse
“It is certain that since his arrival the English captain had manifested a marked preference for the little French girl. The little thing was so merry, clever and kind.”
The Good Scotchman