Cosmopolitan: A Monthly Illustrated Magazine, Vol. 20


(Cosmopolitan Magazine). The Cosmopolitan: A Monthly Illustrated Magazine, Vol. 20. Nos. 1-6 November 1895 - April 1896, bound as one. Irvington-on-the-Hudson: The Cosmopolitan Press, 1896. Pp. (2), iii-iv, (2), [3]-686. Illustrated. Double column. Frontis. 8vo, brown half leather, red marbled papercovered boards, gilt titles to spine, raised bands. Of nautical interest: "The Story of the Samoan Disaster", (pp. 5-16); Charles Frederick Holder's "Game Fishing in the Pacific", (pp. 138-146); W. A. Dobson's "Submarine Boats", (pp. 280-288); Lewis Lindsay Dyche's "Walrus Hunting in the Arctic Regions", (pp. 347-359). Of other interest are several sections on the "horseless carriage": John Brisben Walker's "Some Speculations Regarding Rapid Transit", (pp. 26-33), T. A. de Weese's "Progress Towards the Age of the Horseless Carriage", (pp. 415-423) and an advertisement for The Horseless Carriage Competition (p. 665), with prize money of $3000. Also: Joseph Jastrow's " Mesmer, Animal Magnetism, and the Ante-cedents of Modern Hypnotism", (pp.360-373); Archibald Lampman's poem "War" [Wicken : "Archibald Lampman : An Annotated Bibliography" B119]. Front hinge starting, front outer hinge spl it, light wear to the edges and spine ends, else vg. 75.00

Title: Cosmopolitan: A Monthly Illustrated Magazine, Vol. 20

Author Name: Cosmopolitan Magazine) WALKER, John Brisbane) LAMPMAN, Archibald) DYCHE, Lewis Lindsay)

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Cosmopolitan Press, 1896,:

Seller ID: 69200

Keywords: NAUTICAL ARCTIC SHIPWRECKS HORSELESS CARRIAGES SUBMARINES HYPNOTISM,