Devonshire, Harper's Monthly January 1886, Persia, Teheran, Pennsylvania Oil

Devonshire, Harper's Monthly January 1886, Persia, Teheran, Pennsylvania Oil
Devonshire, Harper's Monthly January 1886, Persia, Teheran, Pennsylvania Oil
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ORIGINAL EDITION Publisher-Printing Location: Harper & Brothers, New York Date and Numbering: January, 1886 Volume LXXII, Number CCCCXXVIII  Size and Page Count: 6.5 X 10 Tall, 199 pages, the back cover with advertisements and statement of Harper's New Monthly Magazine
Condition: Good, binding good, cover has small flaking at spine and some age yellowing, back cover and last page of adv. has a tear in them
Illustrations Information: 63 engravings   ----An excellent opportunity for the collector, researcher or historian----

Articles and Information:

  • She Stoops to Conquer; or, the Mistakes of a Night. Frontispiece illustration by E. A. Abbey
  • Winter in Devonshire  -By Lucy C. (Lucy Cecil) Lillie with illustrations by C.S.Reinhart, H.M.Paget : Devonshire Village, Mr. B- As a Waiter, Landing of William of Orange on the Devonshire Coast, Invalids at Torquay, At the Dragon Pub, Dissenting Minister, Berries of the Iris, Sitting with Dog Against Hedge, 1886 Kissing Gate in Devon, Porch of the Guildhall Exeter, Red and White Rose were Banded Here
  • East Angels (chaps. XXI-XXIII)  -By Constance Fenimore Woolson
  • Poem:  Lament -By Harriet Elizabeth Prescott Spofford
  • Hunting a Mythical Pall-bearer  -By Moncure Daniel Conway
  • Domestic and Court Customs of Persia-By S.G.W. (Samuel Greene Wheeler) Benjamin with Illustrations from Photographs, engraved by Sharp etc:  Weighing in Caravansary, Teheran, Water Carrier, Country Caravansary, Cotton Beater, A Butcher, Itinerant Beggar, Night Procession with Lantern, Strolling Musicians, Sleeping Lioness (trained), A Guebre, Guebre Women, Armenian Woman in Street Costume, Persian Woman with Veil Raised in Street Costume, Winter indoor Costume, Summer indoor Costume, Courtier in Court Costume.
  • A Lampful of Oil New Petroleum The History of Petroleum Oil and into Pennsylvania -By George Rutledge Gibson with illustrations: Field of Derricks - Torpedo,Colonel E.L.Drake, Drake Well, Map of Pennsylvania Oil, Vertical Section of Bradford Well, Oil City, Bits for Drilling Wells, A Burning Tank, City of Tanks at Olean, New York, The Agitator, Oil Refinery, Hunter's Point Refinery, Interior of Bleaching Tank, Russian Oil Fields of the Nobel Refinery at Baku, Chart, Oil Steamer on the Caspian Sea, 
  •  Sis A Sketch -By Mary Tucker Magill
  • Christmas-tide with the Germans before Paris -By Archibald Forbes with illustrations by Sidney P. Hall : Esplanade of the Palais, In Honor of Christmas, Tail piece
  • She Stoops to Conquer by Oliver Goldsmith with 5 illustrations
  • Poem:  In the Marshes  -By Alice Vansittart Strettel Carr with illustrations by W. Padgett engraved by Davidson and Juengling
  • Indian summer (XX)  -By William Dean Howells
  • The militia and the army  -By George Brinton McClellan
  • Unc' Edinburg's drowndin. A plantation echo  -By Thomas Nelson Page
  • Editor's easy chair  -By George William Curtis
  • Editor's study/Article By William Dean Howells
  • Monthly record of current events
  • Humors of the bar
  • Editor's drawer/Poem: Beyond the gate  -By Katharine McDowell Rice
  • Anecdotes of Tayler Lewis  -By N.C. G.
  • Editor's drawer/Poem : A modern Bas bleu -By Ada Sturges


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