Stetson Crawford, E. (cover design).
Garden City, N.Y. Doubleday, Page. 12-15- 1910.
December 15, 1910 issue of the magazine, profusely illustrated in color and black and white, -206 plus cxiii-cxxxvi pages of advertising at front and back, 14 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches, color pictorial paper wrappers as issued. COVER: spine is taped, wear to extremities, light soiling. INTERIOR: very good condition. This is the "Winter Joys" number, with conservationist John Burrows identified as consulting editor. Interesting articles include: "Adventures on Skees and Snowshoes"; "Driving Trips through Southern California"; "Golf in the South"; "Old Bed-spreads, Quilts, and Coverlets." The magazine is a formidable resource for advertising relating to architecture, interior design and the good life of the period: eg. a Southern Pacific Steamship ad for travel between New York and New Orleans; much black and white advertising relating to real estate, dogs and poultry, furniture etc. Item #50322