St. Nicholas Magazine Volume XXIX: Parts I & II: An Illustrated Magazine for Young Folks. Nov., 1901 to Oct. 1902 Twelve Issues Bound into One Volume. (Includes Jack London's Cruise of the Dazzler)


Twelve months of the famed magazine bound together by the publisher, The Century Company, in half maroon leather & cloth heavy board covers. With titling stamped in gilt on spine. Includes the months of November, 1901 through October, 1902. Indexed. Each issue of St. Nicholas includes stories, often by well-known authors, as well as dozens of charming illustrations, photos, riddles, poems, letters, and non-fiction articles written for young people. Includes the likely first appearance of Jack London's first novel (prior to its publication in hardcover), 'The Cruise of the Dazzler' in an abridged form. (illustrated by M. J. Burns) on pages 784-812. One item by Kate Milner Rabb shares a facsimile copy of a letter she received as a child from 'Poet, Professor and Autocrat' Oliver Wendell Holmes. Two poems, written and illustrated by Margaret Johnson, also appear in this volume. This delightful collection of magazines provides an insight into the way of life in the US early in the 20th century. --- Overall, this hefty 6-1/2 pound book is in good shape. Some pages with tears or minor soiling; at least one page has been detached (but is present). If interested in purchasing for a specific story or illustration, please contact the seller prior to ordering in order to confirm that the story/illustration has not been removed. (NOTE: Due to the weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.) ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 1152 pages

Title: St. Nicholas Magazine Volume XXIX: Parts I & II: An Illustrated Magazine for Young Folks. Nov., 1901 to Oct. 1902 Twelve Issues Bound into One Volume. (Includes Jack London's Cruise of the Dazzler)

Author Name: LONDON, Jack; RABB, Kate Milner; JOHNSON, Margaret et al. (authors); DODGE, Mary Mapes (editor)

Categories: >>Illustrated Classics, >>Juvenile and Children's,

Publisher: New York, The Century Company: 1902

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 76242