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 October 10, 1868 -- Vol. 12, No. 615 -- Illustrated With Wood Cut Engravings -- Pages are tight, nice condition -- This paper is referred to as a periodical, actually it is a Historical Document recording events at the time of their occurrence -- The Front page has a full page engraving by John Phillip titled "The Water Drinkers In Spain" -- Page 644 has an engraving by W.D. Nicholson titled "The South American Earthquakes--Wreck of the 'Wateree' " -- Page 645 has 2 engravings titled "The Paraguayan War--View Of A Bombarded Church as found by the Allies July 25" -- Page 648 has a full page engraving by Thomas Nast titled "Patience On A Monument", a very touching and stirring illustration on the plight of the "Negro" -- Page 649 has 2 engravings by Stanley Fox titled "Securing Certificates of Naturalization in the Clerk's Office, City Hall", and "Examining and Swearing Naturalized Citizens" -- Page 652 has a full page engraving titled "The Luther Monument At Worms, Germany" -- Page 653 has 2 engravings by James Kidd titled "Attack Of Indians on a 'Bull Train' Near Sheridan, Kansas", and "Match For The Billiard Championship at Chicago, Illinois" -- Other Engravings as well as articles and stories -- Fascinating Reading and an excellent opportunity for the Researcher, Historian, 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. **** NOTE-- This issue has been stored in, and will be shipped in, an ACID FREE ARCHIVAL FOLDER with a Mylar Overlay. An Enhancement in Quality and Security when delivered to you, the paper may be removed for viewing and reading, it is shipped flat, never folded or rolled up **** ---- 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 #
Title: -- HARPER'S WEEKLY -- October 10, 1868 -- ...
Publisher: New York: Harper Brothers, 1868
Publication Date: 1868
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