Harper's Weekly: Bound Volume, 1860. Abraham Lincoln, Winslow Homer


Harper's Weekly:  Bound Volume, 1860. Abraham Lincoln, Winslow Homer

This item has been shown 0 times.

Buy Now

Harper's Weekly: Bound Volume, 1860. Abraham Lincoln, Winslow Homer:
$521


January to December 1860. 832 pages, over 1,000 woodcut illustrations. Much information on the presidential campaign, including 2 covers of Lincoln (one by Winslow Homer). 21 other engravings by Homer: 3 double-page, 2 full-page, 2 other covers, the rest half or text pages. Leather spine and marbled paper-over-board covers, volume measures about 12 by 16 1/4 Pages 1-4 (first issue) missing. Page 443/444 (text) missing. Page 437/438 (text) missing a chunk of about 2 1/2 by 8 inches, with corresponding tears but no loss to the next two pages, affecting 2 prints (not Homers). Page 815 loose, page 831/832 plus rear flyleaves loose, with some tears and folds. The rest of the pages are in remarkably nice condition, but with these flaws: 7" tear to one page; 6" tear to one page; 4" tear to one page; 2" tear to 4 pages; tears of one inch or less to 19 pages. Small stains to about 15 pages; moderate edgewear to about 10 pages. Very slight foxing to just a few pages, nearly all are clean.Hinges: Hinges cracked, but not loose from textblock.Binding: The usual wear at extremities and rubbing to spine, no major defects Covers slightly bowed, but not from moisture.

Harper's Weekly: Bound Volume, 1860. Abraham Lincoln, Winslow Homer:
$521

Buy Now



Very Rare Antique Chinese Scroll Book Of Hens, Roosters, & Chicks-very Nice picture
Very Rare Antique Chinese Scroll Book Of Hens, Roosters, & Chicks-very Nice


The Memoirs Of The Aga Khan Cassell 1954 picture
The Memoirs Of The Aga Khan Cassell 1954


The Memoirs Of The Aga Khan Cassell 1954 picture
The Memoirs Of The Aga Khan Cassell 1954


Irvine Welsh -  Neu Reekie; Signed 1st/1st picture
Irvine Welsh - Neu Reekie; Signed 1st/1st


C1880 Colour Map Of Surrey By Letts, Son & Co picture
C1880 Colour Map Of Surrey By Letts, Son & Co


1833 2vol Letters And Journals Of Lord Byron Thomas Moore Notices Third Edition picture
1833 2vol Letters And Journals Of Lord Byron Thomas Moore Notices Third Edition