Brett, Harold (cover illustration).
Philadelphia. Curtis Publishing Co., 09- 1919.
Volume XXXVI. No. 9. September 1919 complete issue of the magazine, 198 pages, color pictorial paper wrappers as issued, illustrated throughout in color and black and white, 16 x 11 inches. Light soiling to covers, multiple small tears (up to 1/2 inch) to cover edges, 1 3/4 inch split to head of spine, slight bumping to upper right corner. Interior in good clean condition overall: short edge tear (starting at 1/2 inch and growing smaller) to first 30 pages, 8 inch tear to one page (no paper loss); binding tight. Lots of interesting articles and fiction. Cover illustration "The Honeymoon Express" by Harold Brett shows a young couple flying off in an aeroplane. This issue is heavily concerned with the First World War, featuring full-page color "Souvenir Pictures of the Great War". Beautifully illustrated advertisements for companies including Bon Ami, Java Face Powder, Borden's, Pillsbury's, and more. Item #56262