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Harper’s Weekly was an early American magazine published by Harper. Beginning in 1857, it was a primary source of news, fiction stories, humor, satire, and a number of other topics. This 1864 first edition of ‘Harper’s Weekly’ includes all of the 52 issues of the magazine from that year in an enormous folio book. This edition features the illustrations of the most prestigious illustrators of the time.

 

This particular set of issues is of particular interest as it was published during the height of the American Civil War.

 

The enormous tome includes fascinating contents including:

  • Extensive articles on troop movements of both General Grant and General Lee’s armies.
  • Scenes from Gettysburg
  • Life of General James Longstreet
  • Accounts of negroes escaping slavery
  • A first look at Charles Dickens’ new book ‘Our Mutual Friend’
  • Abraham Lincoln on labor rights
    • Letters
    • Speeches
  • General Sherman campaigns
  • Reports of General McClellan
  • Union and Confederacy arming both white and black slaves

 

An incredibly impressive and beautiful tome with utterly fascinating contents and impressive illustrations!

$1,500.00

In stock

Free shipping wordwide!


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1864 Harper’s Weekly CIVIL WAR Slaves Gettysburg Abe Lincoln Illustrated HUGE

 

Harper’s Weekly was an early American magazine published by Harper. Beginning in 1857, it was a primary source of news, fiction stories, humor, satire, and a number of other topics. This 1864 first edition of ‘Harper’s Weekly’ includes all of the 52 issues of the magazine from that year in an enormous folio book. This edition features the illustrations of the most prestigious illustrators of the time.

 

This particular set of issues is of particular interest as it was published during the height of the American Civil War.

 

The enormous tome includes fascinating contents including:

  • Extensive articles on troop movements of both General Grant and General Lee’s armies.
  • Scenes from Gettysburg
  • Life of General James Longstreet
  • Accounts of negroes escaping slavery
  • A first look at Charles Dickens’ new book ‘Our Mutual Friend’
  • Abraham Lincoln on labor rights

o   Letters

o   Speeches

  • General Sherman campaigns
  • Reports of General McClellan
  • Union and Confederacy arming both white and black slaves

 

An incredibly impressive and beautiful tome with utterly fascinating contents and impressive illustrations!

Item number: #7059

Price: $1500

HARPER

Harper’s Weekly: Journal of Civilization

New York: Harper, 1864. First edition.

 

Details:

  • Collation: Complete with all pages

o   52 issues, complete

  • Language: English
  • Binding: Leather; tight and secure
  • Size: ~16in X 11.5in (41cm x 29.5cm)

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7059

Categories

Americana, American History

Military & War

Authors

HARPER

Printing Date

19th Century

Language

English

Binding

Leather

Book Condition

Excellent

Collation

Complete