Illustrated American Periodicals 1871-1874 Harpers Magazine lot x 4 leather booksBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
[Harper's Monthly, Periodicals, 19th Century Newspapers].
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Harper's New Monthly Magazine.
Published monthly, New York by Harper & Brothers.
4 volumes, each volume containing 6 monthly issues, c. 950 pages per book.
In attractive, clean, well preserved 19th century 1/2 leather bindings. Marbled covers, smooth spines gilt ruled with contrasting labels.
Profusely illustrated throughout with line drawings and transfer engravings, often based upon photographs. A splendid journal of the day, once one of the most popular periodicals in America.
Fascinating array of often illustrated reading material available nowhere else in this assortment and manner.
Issues are as follows:
XLIV: December 1871 to May 1872.
XLVI: December 1872 to May 1873.
XLVIII: December 1873 to May 1874.
XLIX: June to November 1874.
Nice looking books on the shelf with many hours of interesting and pleasing reading content. Any age/ condition issues easy to forgive or overlook.
Books measure: 9 7/8" H X 6 3/4" W.
Set along the shelf measures: 8 1/4".