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HARPER'S WEEKLY -- April 9, 1881 -- Original Complete Issue --

George William Curtis - Editor, Illustrated by Thomas Nast - Thulstrup - W. A. Rogers - James E. Kelly - C. Graham -

Published by New York: Harper Brothers, 1881, New York, 1881
Condition: Very Good .. Soft cover
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Illustrated Cover - Disbound. Very Good . First Edition - Original Issue. Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall. This is an original, complete issue of 20 pages (includes Supplement) dated April 9, 1881 -- Vol. 25, No. 1267 -- Illustrated with wood cut engravings -- Light moisture stain around edges, otherwise very nice condition -- The Front Cover has a full page engraving by Thomas Nast titled "What We Must Do About It. Citizen Hercules, Make A Clean Sweep Of The Dirt And 'The Cause'" (political cartoon) -- Page 228 has a full page engraving titled "An Unjust Law--The Innocent Witness Detained A Prisoner, Whilst The Criminal Goes Free" -- Page 229 has two engravings, titled "A Humiliating Contrast", subtitled "Street Scene In Paris" by Thulstrup and "Street Scene In New York" by W. A. Rogers -- Pages 232 & 233 have a double page centerfold engraving by James E. Kelly titled "The New York Mounted Police--Services And Adventures" -- Page 236 has a full page engraving by C. Graham titled "The New Senate Chamber In The State Capitol, Albany" -- Page 237 has several engravings by various artists titled "The National Academy Of Design--Selections From Charles M. Kurtz's 'American Academy Notes For 1881'" -- Page 241 has several engravings titled "Sketches In The Island Of Rotumah" -- This issue contains a portion of the following serials: "Into The Shade" by Mary Cecil Hay, Chapters IX & X, "Christowell" by R. D. Blackmore, Chapter XVI (cont'd), "The Woman Who Saved Him" by F. W. Robinson, Chapters I & II, and "Asphodel" by Miss M. E. Braddon, Chapters XXXII, XXXIII & XXXIV -- Many articles related to these engravings and other events occurring at the time, as well as very interesting advertising -- This paper is technically referred to as a periodical, however, it is a Historical Document, recording events at the time of their occurrence -- An excellent opportunity for the Historian, Researcher or Collector. ---- We store and ship each Harper's Weekly issue in a large zip lock plastic sleeve with a board insert for stiffness. They are shipped flat and never folded or rolled up. All this attention to maintain quality enhances the condition of the product delivered to you. ----. Bookseller Inventory # 015200

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Title: HARPER'S WEEKLY -- April 9, 1881 -- Original...

Publisher: New York: Harper Brothers, 1881, New York

Publication Date: 1881

Binding: Illustrated Cover - Disbound

Illustrator: Thomas Nast - Thulstrup - W. A. Rogers - James E. Kelly - C. Graham -

Book Condition:Very Good ..

Edition: First Edition - Original Issue

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