Harper's Weekly. COMPLETE ISSUE, Front cover illustration: Take A Chance. AMERICANA: CENSUS TAKING / BROOKLYN BRIDGE.

Harper's Weekly. COMPLETE ISSUE, Front cover illustration: Take A Chance.

New York. Harper's Weekly. 11-19- 1870.
Complete disbound issue of Harper's Weekly magazine for November 19, 1870, black and white wood engravings, 16pp, 16 x 11 inches. Short marginal tears or abrasions to spine not affecting text or images. Owner's name in pencil above masthead; light time toning to margins; 1.5 inch triangular paper loss to advertising on rear cover. Article on page 3 headlined New York and the Brooklyn Bridge--an early investigation into the project; article The South African Diamond Fields illustrated with two striking wood engravings; an engaging piece of Americana entitled Taking the Census, comprising a full-page wood engraving by Thomas Worth. Very good clean condition with issues noted. Item #50043

Price: $45.00