New York. Harper & Brothers. 05-17- 1879.
Centerfold (never bound) of Harper's Weekly newspaper for May 17, 1879, black and white wood engraving on page size 16 x 23 inches. Free edges of pages are frayed, bent, or suffer small tears; none of these problems impact on the central image. Two short horizontal breaks in the center of the paper (repaired) where it was folded for mailing. Verso of centerfold shows scattered spotting that is not visible on the wood engraving itself. Text provides an account of the Zulu war. Good condition with issues noted. Item #50137