Online Resources and Further reading
There is an exhibit in the Melbourne Museum about the Cole’s Book Arcade, several excellent biographies, and a novel based on his life. Sometimes early copies or facsimiles of Cole’s Funny Picture Books and similar publications are to be found in opportunity shops.
Lang, Lisa (2007). E W Cole: Chasing the Rainbow. Melbourne Arcade Publications
Turnley, Cole (1974). Cole of the Book Arcade. Melbourne : Cole Publications.
Lang, Lisa (2010). Utopian Man. Australia: Allen and Unwin.