Ah, classic Pelican books. How much you've given us over the decades. Ranging from ancient history to the wonders of science, there's nothing that these books cannot educate a willing reader on. First established in 1937, founder Allen Lane declared the following - "We believed in the existence, in this country, of a vast reading public for intelligent books at a low price, and staked everything on it" - and we couldn't be more grateful.
To celebrate the endless supply of knowledge that Pelican has offered the world throughout the years, we've compiled this list of some of some of the most intriguing and varying vintage Pelican books you can get your hands on. Enjoy, and revel in the power of the Pelican!