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HARPER'S WEEKLY -- February 16, 1861 -- Original Complete Issue -- CIVIL WAR ON HORIZON --

Harper & Brothers

Published by New York: Harper Brothers, 1861, 1861
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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 February 16, 1861 -- Vol. 5, No. 216 -- Illustrated With Wood Cut Engravings -- Covers and contents are tight, small repaired tear, nice condition -- This paper is technically referred to as a periodical, actually it is a Historic Document, recording events at the time of their occurrence -- The Front cover has an elegant full page engraving titled "Saint Valentines Day" -- Page 100 has an engraving titled "A Ten-Inch Columbiad Mounted as a Mortar at Fort Sumter" -- Pages 104 & 105 is a Magnificent double page centerfold engraving titled "Paris Fashions For February" -- Page 108 has a full page engraving titled "A Valentine Romance Of Ye Olden Time" -- Page 109 has 5 engravings titled as follows: "Governor Thomas H. Hicks of Maryland", "Hon. Joseph Hold, Secretary of War", "Custom House at New Orleans Seized by the State", "The Mint of New Orleans Seized by the State", and "Flower Girls at New Orleans" -- This issue also contains a portion of the serialization story by Charles Dickens titled "Great Expectations", First American Printing of this classic work by Dickens -- 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 # 004776

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Title: HARPER'S WEEKLY -- February 16, 1861 -- ...

Publisher: New York: Harper Brothers, 1861

Publication Date: 1861

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