Boy's Life 1952 complete annual run 12 issues w/ comics covers adsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
[Boys' Life, Boy Scouts of America, Periodicals, mid-20th century magazines, cartoons, 20th century advertisements].
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Published monthly by the Boy Scouts of America.
12 monthly issues, each c. 70 pages.
Rare bound volume with 12 consecutive complete issues, including all the front covers and ads, thousands of drawings & photos, plus several issues with 8 pp. of color comics. We notice a cover by Norman Rockwell, several color Coke ads, candy bars, prizes, etc. Endless hours of memory-lane fun browsing.
Bound collection of twelve monthly issues of Boys' Life magazine, published in 1952. Constitutes a full year's subscription. Wonderful period advertisements, cartoons, stories, and articles targeted to young American boys in the post-war period.
Cloth covered boards, title and year in gilt on cover. Binding remains clean, tight, and sound. Some internal spotting or damage to pages, couple pages detached, first two pages stuck to cover, other edge flaws, but overall interior contents remain bright and pleasing.
Any age flaws are easy to overlook or forgive.
Book measures: 13 1/4" H X 10 1/2" W.