Harper's Monthly Magazine, Vol. CXX, December 1909 to May 1910

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Book Condition: Very Good


972pp. Contemporary half leather over pebbled boards with spine lettering stamped in gilt. Bound by Ward Brothers of Jacksonville, Illinois (their binders ticket on the front pastedown). Illustrated with many plates in color by N.C. Wyeth, Elizabeth Shippen Green, and Frank E. Schoonover. Typical literature, essays and poetry. Of special interest are the following articles: "Some Reminiscences of Charles Darwin" by James Bryce, an account of Col. Henry H. Young who was a member of the Secret Service during the Civil War (entitled "Young" by William Gilmore Beymer), "A Fable" by Mark Twain, "An Ethnologist in the Arctic" by Vilhjalmr Steffanson", an article on the arts and crafts movement in New York City called "Ancient Crafts in Modern New York" by Philip Verrill Mighels, "The Journal of John Wesley" by Nehemiah Curnock about the discovery of his journals in a fire box and "A Poet in War Time: Unpublished Letters of E.C. Steadman, 1861-62" by Laura Stedman. Rubbing to the extremities and the joints but not rubbed through. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Title: Harper's Monthly Magazine, Vol. CXX, December 1909 to May 1910

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Categories: Travel, Illustrated Books, Civil War, Literature,

Publisher: NY, Harper & Bros,.: 1910

Binding: Half Leather

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 009213

Keywords: CHARLES DARWIN, CIVIL WAR, MARK TWAIN, ARCTIC EXPLORATION,