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HARPER'S WEEKLY -- August 23, 1862 -- Original Complete Issue -- CIVIL WAR --

Harper & Brothers

Published by New York: Harper Brothers, 1862, 1862
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Engraving On Cover - Disbound. Very Good. First Edition - Original Issue. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. . .**** This is an Old, Historic and Scarce Paper which has the Earmarks in Contents and Condition that could result in a Handsome increase in Value while in Your Possession **** -- This is an Original, complete issue of 16 pages dated August 23, 1862 -- Vol. 6, No. 295 -- Illustrated With Wood Cut Engravings -- Covers and contents are tight, nice condition -- This paper is technically referred to as a periodical, actually it is a Historical Document, recording events at the time of their occurrence -- CIVIL WAR ISSUE -- The Front cover has a full page engraving titled "Great War Meeting at Washington, District of Columbia, August 6, 1862" -- Page 532 has an engraving titled "General View of the Encampment of the Army of the Potomac at Harrison's Landing" -- Page 534 has an engraving titled "Map of the Country Surrounding Richmond Virginia Showing Railroads, Principal Roads, Water Courses, etc." -- Page 536 has an engraving titled "Specimens of Our New Iron Clad Navy" -- Page 537 has an engraving titled "Making Guns for the New Monitors at Pittsburg Pennsylvania" -- Page 540 has 2 engravings titled "The Pacific Mail Company's Steamer 'Golden Gate' Burned at Sea July 27, 1862". and "The United States Infantry Burning the House of the Rebel Ruffin Under the Guns of the United States Gun-Boat 'Mahaska' " -- Page 541 has 2 engravings titled "The Murder of General Robert L. McCook near Selma Alabama", and "Pianos Exhibited by Messrs. Steinway & Sons of New York at the Great International Exhibition of London" -- This issue also contains a portion of the serialization story by Wilkie Collins titled "No Name" -- Other engravings, and articles related to events occurring at the time -- An excellent opportunity for the Researcher, and Collector. Over one Thousand issues of Harper's Weekly Listed On ABEbooks, See all by Typing - Harper's Weekly - in the Title and Typing - The Franklin Bookstore - in the Keyword then click on Search. ---- 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 of this Attention to Maintain Quality Enhances the Condition of the Delivered Product To You. ---- ---- Historical Events Are Never More Exciting Than When You Read Them From The Day They First Occurred And Were Reported In Newspapers and Magazines ----. Bookseller Inventory # 004643

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Title: HARPER'S WEEKLY -- August 23, 1862 -- ...

Publisher: New York: Harper Brothers, 1862

Publication Date: 1862

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