St. Nicholas Magazine (Volume XXIII) Parts I and II, Twelve Issues Bound into One Volume An Illustrated Magazine for Young Folks. November, 1895 to October, 1896


Twelve months bound together of the famed monthly publication of The Century Company. Includes the months of Nov., 1895 through Oct., 1896. --- 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. These issues include "Letters to Young Friends" by Robert Louis Stevenson, and 8 fanciful "Rhymes of the States" by Garrett Newkirk and illustrated by Harry Fenn as well many other submissions, and "conducted" (edited) by noted author Mary Mapes Dodge. This delightful collection of magazines provides an insight into the way of life in the US early in the latter part of the 19th Century. --- Monthly issues of the magazine bound into this volume, without their original covers/wraps. In maroon half leather, with maroon cloth. --- The volume has stood up well, but shows quite a bit of rubbing to covers. Overall, textblock is firm on this over 100-year-old item though a few leaves have loosened. --- NOTE: This work has been examined for completeness; but missing portions may have been overlooked. 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 is included.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 1056 pages

Title: St. Nicholas Magazine (Volume XXIII) Parts I and II, Twelve Issues Bound into One Volume An Illustrated Magazine for Young Folks. November, 1895 to October, 1896

Author Name: STEVENSON, Robert Louis; NEWKIRK, Garrett et al. (authors); DODGE, Mary Mapes (editor)

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

Publisher: New York, The Century Co.: 1895

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 78315