Garden City, NY. Doubleday, Page. 04- 1914.
Volume XXV. Number 6. April 1914 issue of the magazine, profusely illustrated in black and white, color ads, 136pp including many pages of advertisements, 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches, decorative paper wrappers as issued. Covers: overall light soiling, 1 inch paper loss to head and tail of spine, general light wear. Interior: soft bump to upper right corner, otherwise very good condition. Interesting articles include: "The Fireproof Picture Gallery Problem and Solution," by Benjamin A. Howes; "A Consistent Library," designed by W. L. Simons with multiple black and white illustrations; "True Tales of the Northern Frontier. VI - Royal North West Mounted Police," by Julian A. Dimock discusses Canada's Mounted Police. The magazine is a formidable resource for advertising relating to architecture, interior design and the good life of the period: eg. color ads for Omar Cigarettes illustrated by Miller and Lowe Brothers Liquid Paint; much black and white advertising relating to real estate, dogs and poultry, furniture etc. Item #50321