Plummer, W. Kirtman (cover illus and map).
Philadelphia. Curtis Publishing. 03- 1949.
Vol. 5, No. 3. March 1949 complete issue of the magazine in wrappers as issued, profusely illustrated in color and black and white, 144 pages, 14 x 11 inches. Soft curl to bottom edge from storage, 3/4 inch tear with paper loss to head of spine spine, soft creasing to top edge of front cover, 2 mailing labels to front cover. Interior in good clean condition. The chief subject of this issue is the Mississippi River, with a great deal of color photography, a historical cartograph by W. Kirtman Plummer, and a description of the "Mark Twain Cruise". Other articles include "The Lesser Antilles of the West Indies" by Peter Fleming; "The Palace", a paean by Lucius Beebe to one of San Francisco's most glorious hotels; and "Tunis" by John Horne Burns. Extensive period advertising for automobiles and travel including Jeepster, Lincoln, Cadillac, and Studebaker. This item requires extra shipping charges for priority mail within the US, and for orders sent outside the US. For overseas orders this is approximately $15 additional. Non-priority mail within the US does NOT incur an extra charge. Please contact us for a quote. Item #55563