Victorian and Edwardian Magazines for Sale

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Harmsworth Magazine Issue for November 1898 with interesting contents and adverts. This was issue No.4. Some creasing and marks to covers, good condition. Contents:
Frontis A Little Maid From Spain
Man is Made of What? by T.F. Manning, illustrated
The Roguey Man, a poem
My Destiny by C.K. Burrow, a story, illustrated by Frederick Pegram
A Famous Wigmaker's (William Clarkson) Famous Album by Gavin Macdonald, with theatrical autographs
Daphne, a story by Walter E. Grogan, illustrated by Harold Copping
From a Smoker's Museum by T.C. Hepworth, illustrated
The Face at the Door: The Drama of a Ghastly Delusion, a story by Walter B. Dobell, illustrated by S.H. Vedder
A Man Hunt With Bloodhounds: Showing how they may be used in the detection of crime, with breeder Edwin Brough, Wyndgate, Scarborough, by Alfred Arkas, illustrated with photos
Threescore and Ten, a poem
The Despatches for Gibralter: A Victoria Cross Affair, a story by Gilbert Heron, illustrated by D.B. Waters and F.T. Jane.
The Sad Fate of Mistress Pru, verses illustrated by Sauber.
A Girl's Balloon Journey over London by Gertrude Bacon, illustrated with photos.
The Editor's Escapade: The Story of a Man and a Manuscript by Archibald Eyre, illustrated by S.H. Vedder.
Remarkable Secret Chambers: Stories of Queer Places by Allan Fea, illustrated by the author.
Dead Men's Wishes: Some Queer Burial Places by H.G. Archer.
The Monthly Gallery of Beautiful Pictures: Time to Get Up by A.J. Elsley; The Son and Heir by L. Schmutzler; A Pushing Family by G.A. Holmes; Gordons and Greys to the Front by Stanley Berkeley; The Ne'er Do Well's Return by K. Schultheiss; three beauties: Countess of Annesley; Miss E. Matthews; Miss Clements.
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£15

The Harmsworth Monthly Pictorial Magazine Issue for December 1898 in the original wrappers with interesting contents and adverts. Larger than usual as this was the Christmas edition. This was issue no. 5. A few chips to covers. Good condition. Contents:
Contents:
The First Christmas. Frontis.
Goldenhair and Curlyhead, A Christmas Poem by Allan Upward, illustrated by J.H. Bacon.
Costly Christmas Crackers: The Romance of Christmas Presents. Illustrated by Photographs.
The Last Minute - Now or Never. A Football incident from the painting by T.M. Hemy.
Making a Football. Illustrated by photos.
The Count and I by James Barratt, illustrated by Robert Sauber.
1898 by Alfred Arkas.
Courtship by Proxy by H.A. Therrauld, illustrated by Fred Pegram.
Tattooed Royalty: Queer Stories of a Queer Craze by R.J. Stephen. Illustrated with photographs.
How the Burglar Helped at Christmas by Lucian Sorrel, illustrated by H.M. Brock.
Baby Belle, a poem by Bernard Malcolm Ramsay.
Irish Beauties by Ignota. Illustrated with photographs of Lady Beatrice Butler, Mrs. Belville West, Miss Florrie Cox (Florence Cox), The Hon. Mrs. Bellew, The Marchioness of Downshire, Mrs. Cecil Lambert, Countess of Limerick, Mrs. Burke Irwin, Lady Carew, Mrs. Cornwallis West, Mrs. Warren, The Hon. Marie Crichton).
The Finder Will be Rewarded by Gerald Brenan, illustrated by Sydney Cowell.
The Cleverest Amateur Cyclist in the World, Remarkable Trick Riding by a Military Officer, (Lieutenant Thomas Orde Lees) with photographs.
The Missing Q.C.'s by John Oxenham, illustrated by Frank Craig and T. Robinson.
London's Unsolved Murders, a Serious Problem Carefully Considered by Lincoln Springfield. Illustrated with photos.
A Baby Santa Claus by Marion Elliston, illustrated by Harold Copping.
Some Sensational Fires by Frederick A.A. Talbot, illustrated with photographs.
A Telegraph Mystery by W.B. Northrup, illustrated by H.H. Flere.
The World's Champion Whistler, Frank Lawton. Illustrated.
His Highness the Rajah: The Quest of the Yellow Diamond by Beatrice Heron-Maxwell. Illustrated by E.J. Sullivan.
Sleighs for Christmas by J.E. Whitby. Illustrated.
Our Monthly Gallery of Beautiful and Interesting Pictures: includes John Bull by Maud Earl; The Last Eleven at Maiwand after Frank Feller; Our Prince by A. Stuart Wortley; A December Day after A. Perez; The Waits by W.H. Trood; Tally Ho after Heywood Hardy; Miriam by N. Sichel;
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£25

Harmsworth Magazine Issue for July 1899 with interesting contents and adverts. Loss to top and bottom of spine. Contents:
Frontis: Winning by J. Haynes Williams.
Ostriches: A Walk Round a Californian Ostrich Farm by E.H. Rydall, illustrated with photos.
The Scent of the Clover, a poem by Winifrd Sutcliffe, design by T. Walter West.
The Bishop's Excursion: An Episcopal Misadventure at the Seaside by J.T. Kingsley Tarpey, illustrated by T.H. Robinson.
1,030,000,000 Passengers; £40,000,000 Profit: Remarkable Figures About Our Railways by Walter Dee.
Accident or Destiny? A Thrilling Incident on an Atlantic Liner by J.L. Hornibrook, illustrated by Ernest Prater.
From the Willow Tree to Lord's: The Life Story of a Cricket Ball, illustrated by photos.
The Butterfly, an illustrated poem by J.E. Whitby, designed by Maurice Clifford.
McCarrick's Novel: Why He Rewrote It by Percy E. Reinganum, illustrated by J.H. Bacon.
Lady Fencers by Myra Dane and Mary Howarth, illustrated with photos.
The Other Man's Hat: The Story of a Diplomat who Failed by Gerald Brenan, illustrated by F.H. Townsemd.
The Suicide Club: The Story of a Notched Counter by Arthur Brebuer, illustrated by Frank Craig.
Some Terrific Explosions by Francis Mackinnon by Francis Mackinnon, illustrated by photos.
The Arrest of Captain Vandaleur: How Miss Cusack Discovered His Trick by L.T. Meade and Robert Eustace.
Guardians of the Tsar: Soldiers who Protect the Man of Peace by Karma, illustrated with photos.
How We Held up the Bank: An Exciting City Story by George Hudworth, illustrated by s.H. Vedder.
Queer Bridges by Arthur Guerdon, illustrated with photos.
Our Monthly Gallery of Beautiful Pictures (including The Rival Monasteries by Frank Hyde; painting by A.E. Richardson; A Slight Difference of Opinion by E. von Blaas; The Anti-Muzzling League by W. Henry Gore; The Charge of Scarlett's 300 at the Battle of Balaclava by Stanley Berkeley;
Ref. no. 4g

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£15

Harmsworth Magazine Issue for June 1900 in the original wrappers with interesting contents and adverts. This was issue 23. Some marks to covers and chips to spine, hole to one of the rear adverts, good condition. Contents:
Frontis: Come One Come All by F. Thomas Smith.
Why Not Eat Insects: Some New Dishes for the Table by Reverend Theodore Wood, illustrated with photos.
The Crowning Incident of the Franco-German War, a picture by Anton von Werner.
The Last of the Red Indians: The Warriors of the Wild West by W.S. Harwood, illustrated with photos (including chief Moisi, Afraid of Eagle Sioux Chief, members of the Fox tribe, Juan Jose).
A Comedy of Fate: The Story of a Gibson Girl by D.D. Black, illustrated by Alec. C. Ball.
Some Famous Newspaper Scoops by Frederick A. Talbot, illustrated with facsimiles.
Man versus Beast: The Terrible Story of a Tiger and His Trainer by J. Lawrence Hornibrook, illustrated by Ivester Lloyd.
Lost in London. Picture.
What to See at the Paris Exhibition: A Peep at the Great French Fair by J.E. Woolacott, illustrated by photos and drawings.
His Great Sin: The Skeleton in the Cupboard of Mr. George Gregory by Victor L. Whitechurch, illustrated by F.H. Townsend.
Greater Britain: With Portraits of Colonial Governors and their troops at the war in South Africa by Robert Machray, illustrated with photos (including Sir Alfred Milner, Lord Minto, Sir. W.F. Hely Hutchinson, Lord Tennyson, Lord Brassey, Earl of Beauchamp, Lt. Colonel G. Smith, Earl of Ranfurly, Lieutenant-Colonel Sir Henry M'Callum, Lord Lamington).
The Army Chaplain, illustrated by H.H. Flere.
St. Helena: The Prison of Napoleon and Cronje by William Kilmurray, illustrated with photos.
The White Powder: A Doctor's Startling Story by J.H. Hayes, illustrated by Louis Linscott.
Masonic Mysteries: What is a Freemason? by W.J. Wintle, illustrated with photos including masonic temple at Hotel Cecil and the Holborn Restaurant.
The Play Actress - How She Became Countess of Wilchester by Edward Tebbutt, illustrated by C. Shepperson.
£145 for Photographs: Particulars of a Photographic Competition.
You Love Me, don't you, dear Bunny?. Picture.
Risen From the Ranks: Men with Fortunate Knapsacks by A. Birnage, illustrated by photos (Lieutenant-Colonel Hamilton 14th Hussars; Major General Luke O'Connor, V.C; Captain John Stacpole; Major General Hector Macdonald; Lt. Colonel Finn 21st Lancers; Captain Marshall V.C.)
Firing a Torpedo by J.J. Bennett, illustrated by photos.
Famous Napoleon Pictures: by Paul Delaroche, Forty Thousand Years Are Looking Down on You by Karl Girardet, Napoleon Crowning Josephine, Napoleon's Farewell to Josephine at Malmaison by L.J. Pott, Bad News, Capture of Napoleon's Carriage at Genappe, The Flight From Waterloo to Paris by Marcus Stone, Napoleon at St. Helena.
Ref. no. 8g

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£15

 

Harmsworth Magazine Issue for October 1900 with interesting contents, including a story by Richard Marsh, and adverts. Back cover missing, chips to front cover, chips to spine. Sound reading copy. Contents:
Frontis and cover picture: Prince Edward, Prince Bertie and Princess Victoria of York.
Our Future King at Play by V.C. Feesey, illustrated by Biograph Pictures of Prince Edward and siblings.
The Outside Ledge: A Cablegram Mystery by L.T. Meade and Robert Eustace, illustrated by Victor Venner.
Where the Government Works by Herbert Howard, illustrated by photos.
The Sakrobundi Mask by Frederick Breton, illustrated by Ivester Lloyd.
Lady Farmers: Women as Agriculturists by Philip Astor, illustrated with photos.
Winning a Wager by V.M. Craigie Halkett, illustrated by Frederick Pegram.
Wonderful Water by J. Horner, illustrated with photos.
A Bad Spill.
Pugh's Poisoned Ring by Richard Marsh, illustrated by B.E. Minns.
Our Dore Gallery.
Inside Big Ben by Arthur Birnage, illustrated with photos.
The Professor's Dilemma by Henry Farmer, illustrated by F.H. Townsend.
Secret Societies: Facts About Mysterious Orders Existing Today by W.J. Wintle, illustrated by photos.
Education by Machinery by H.J. Shepstone, illustrated by photos (including Fred Warren Smedley of Chicago).
Peter the Guide: A Terrible Alpine Experience by Ernest Charles Heath Hosken.
School Boy Editors illustrated with photos (school magazines and editors: R. Benson & C.A. Willis Eton College Chronicle; J.E. Flitch editor of Ley's Fortnightly; H. Gray, Denstonian; J.K. Macmeikan (probably John Kenneth Macmeikan) of Repton school; A.H. Sidgwick, the Wykehamist; editors of the Alleynian; D. Headland, Chelmsfordian; W.E. Smith, Firefly; W.W. Nind, Blundellian; G.S. Russell, The Grammar School Magazine; W.B. Medhurst, The School Budget; A.F. Jarrett, Stonyhurst Magazine; F.W.B. Bendall and V.S. Banham, Ipswich School Magazine; E.P. Cawston, Eastbournian; H.E. Gibson, Newtonian).
Our Dore Gallery: Eight full page reproductions of his famous paintings.
Ref. no. 9g

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£12

 


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