Harper's Weekly. COMPLETE ISSUE, Front cover illustration: The Late Joseph Wesley Harper. BLACK AMERICANA / JAPAN / FASHION / LOVE, MONEY.

Harper's Weekly. COMPLETE ISSUE, Front cover illustration: The Late Joseph Wesley Harper.

Hunt, William (illus).
New York. Harper & Brothers. 03-05- 1870.
Complete issue of Harper's Weekly for March 5, 1870, 16 x 11 inches, with two single centrefold wood engravings, cover page wood engraving and 4 other pages of wood engraved illustrations. Magazine with disbound spine, short tears, toning, scattered foxing and area of light dampstaining at centre of fore edge margin. Includes single page illustrations: "A Brown Study" by William Hunt; "Breach of Promise-How to Repair Broken Hearts" complete with Jury, Judge and a heart together with money (featuring the "Gay Deceiver" and the "Forsaken One"); "Japanese Ladies" with accompanying paragraph (roundly condemning both the Japanese fashion and that of New York ladies). Item #40672

Price: $75.00