Image Not Available

The Wild Huntsman" in Harper's Weekly (March 7, 1857)


Published by Harper's Weekly, New York, 1857
Condition: Near Fine Soft cover
From Clayton Fine Books (Shepherdstown, WV, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since January 17, 1997

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 45.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 4.00 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

Volume 1, No. 10. Complete and original disbound issue in near fine condition with light wrinkling to spine, and light foxing to margins of some pages, looks remarkably clean and bright and untorn."The Wild Huntsman" article has four illustrations and coversnearly three pages with personal references to hunting wild animals in the Arctic, India, the island of Martinique, and Chandernagore (pp. 156-158). Also, illustrated article, "How We Took the Chinese Port" (pp. 152-153) about the "capture of hte Barrier Forts, guarding the approach to Canton, writen by the surgeon on board the United State sloop 'Levant.'" Engraving of the Barrier Forts from a sketch by J. H. Wright, and "Fort Tung-Un, After the Bombardment" and map of the attack of the Portsmouth and Levant upon the fort. Interesting cover story, "When Shall We Marry?" debating the age at which people should get married. Bookseller Inventory # b20351

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: The Wild Huntsman" in Harper's Weekly (March...

Publisher: Harper's Weekly, New York

Publication Date: 1857

Binding: Disbound

Book Condition:Near Fine

Edition: First Edition.

Store Description

Clayton Fine Books maintains a stock of approximately 30,000 items, of which our online listings are a small percentage. The largest concentration of titles is modern first editions, largely postwar American and British fiction, drama, and poetry. Lesser concentrations are in fine arts (painting, sculpture, architecture), historical newspapers, history, biography, and sports newspapers (some Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Joe Dimaggio, and the like, but primarily 1980 to the present. Collectors and libraries searching for materials in these areas who cannot find them in our online listings are encouraged to contact us with specific wants.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

All books are returnable for any reason within ten days of purchase. All items
are offered subject to prior sale. Payment by PayPal, Visa, Mastercard, or money
order or check. Payment with order except for those customers known to us.
Libraries and institutions invoiced with shipment. All shipments within the U.S.
are made by USPS or Fed/Ex. Larger, heavier items may result in additional
shipping charges. Maryland residents must add 5% sales tax.

Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order Cash PayPal