The Century Magazine, Illustrated Monthly Magazine. May 1914, to October 1914. Vol. LXXXVIII, New series Vol. LXVI


Six months of the magazine bound together by the publisher, The Century Company, Each issue of The Century Magazine includes non-fiction articles and stories, often by well-known authors, as well as dozens of illustrations, photos, poems, and letters. This volume includes color reproductions of paintings by Arthur Rackham. Also included are a biography of Leo Tolstoy by his son, Count Ilya Tolstoy; art by N.C. Wyeth; a biographical article about author J.M. Barrie by John D. Williams and poems by William Rose Benet. These, and many other articles and illustrations, make this a fascinating glimpse at reading matter for educated people in the early 20th century.The Century Magazine was the successor publication to Scribner's Monthly and was edited by Dr. Josiah Gilbert Holland and Richard Watson Gilder. --- In dark blue cloth-covered boards with 6-page table of contents inserted before first month. Volume very firm and tight; with some yellowed interior pages. Sticker at front paste-down is sole evidence of prior ownership by Stewart Free Library of Corinna, Maine (with no marking or statement regarding de-accession). Covers with whitish discoloration and rubbing.; Ex-Library; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; viii, 960 pages

Title: The Century Magazine, Illustrated Monthly Magazine. May 1914, to October 1914. Vol. LXXXVIII, New series Vol. LXVI

Author Name: TOLSTOY, Count Ilya; BENET, William Rose; RACKHAM, Arthur; WILLIAMS, John; WYETH, N.C. et al.

Categories: >>Illustrated Classics, >>American Society, Life in the US, >>American History & Politics,

Publisher: New York, The Century Company: 1914

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 75908