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HARPER'S WEEKLY -- October 13, 1883 -- Original Complete Issue --

Harper & Brothers, Illustrated by C.S. Bush -

Published by New York: Harper Brothers, 1883, 1883
Condition: Very Good Soft cover
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**** 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 **** -- An original, complete issue of 16 pages dated October 13, 1883 -- Baseball engravings on page 653, this is a full page engraving showing on the top 1/3 of the page "The Boston Base-Ball Club" which is a portrait of the 11 players in street clothes, each player is identified, this club was the league champions and upon travelling home stopped in Philadelphia where a great celebration was held in their honor, the balance of this page portrays the celebration -- The Front page has a full page illustration by C.S. Bush Titled "A Leaky Department, Croton Water Frauds" -- Page 644 has an illustration titled "Procession of the 'Veiled Prophet' , St. Louis, Missouri -- on page 649 is a full page engraving displaying scenes of the Mackerel Fishing Industry -- Page 652 has an illustration titled "The Ladies Lawn Tennis Tournament, Staten Island Cricket Club Grounds" -- other important news items of the day with engraving enhancements. -- An excellent opportunity for the collector and researcher -- This paper is technically referred to as a periodical, actually it is a Historical Document, recording events at the time of their occurrence -- We have over 1,000 issues of Harper's Weekly Listed On Abebooks -- **** NOTE-- This issue has been stored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 # 000033

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Title: HARPER'S WEEKLY -- October 13, 1883 -- ...

Publisher: New York: Harper Brothers, 1883

Publication Date: 1883

Binding: Illustrated Cover - Disbound

Book Condition:Very Good

Edition: First Edition - Original Issue

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