Twelve months of the famed magazine bound together. A product of their original publisher, Scribner & Company. Includes the months of Nov., 1878 through Oct., 1879 (incorrectly labeled on title page as ending with the November '79 issue). --- Each issue of St. Nicholas includes stories, often by well-known authors, as well as dozens of charming illustrations, photos, riddles, poems, letters, and non-fiction articles written for young people. These issues include two stories by Louisa May Alcott, and "conducted" (edited) by noted author Mary Mapes Dodge. This delightful collection of magazines provides an insight into the way of life in the US early in the latter half of the 19th Century. --- Monthly issues of the magazine bound into this volume, without their original covers/wraps. In decorated maroon cloth. --- Front cover has detached (but is present); the volume is mostly intact though a few leaves have detached. Overall, textblock is firm on this over 100-year-old item. --- NOTE: This item has been examined for completeness; but missing portions may have been overlooked. If interested in purchasing for a specific story or illustration, please contact the seller prior to ordering in order to confirm that the story/illustration is included.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 848 pages. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: St. Nicholas Magazine (Volume VI) Twelve ...
Publisher: Scribner & Co.
Publication Date: 1879
Book Condition: Poor
Book Description Scribner & Co., 1879. Hardcover. Condition: Used: Acceptable. Original pictorial red cloth. Extensive wear, loss to spine, boards almost detached. Hinges taped. Shaken, one page loose. Scattered soiling/staining. Seller Inventory # 1712200025