The Temptation" is that of Jesus...
Item # 173402
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 23, 1870 The front cover features a 2/3 pg. illustration of "The Funeral of General Thomas-Depositing the Remains in Oakwood Cemetery, Troy" and has a related article. A small portrait of "The Duke De Montpensier" and a 2/3 page illustration of "Irish Turf Carriers" with related articles are on one page. One-quarter page portrait of "Daniel M'Farland" and one-half page illustration of "First Day of the M'Farland Trial-Scene in the Court Room" comprise another page. Also, a full page illustration of "The Prince Imperial of France". A full page illustration of "The Temptation" is that of Jesus and Satan. There is a full page illustration entitled "Drawing from Life" which is a small boy drawing a picture of his cat. Three small illustration pertaining to "Vaccination in Paris." along with a half-page illustration of "General Vaccination Day at the Paris Academy of Medicine."
Complete in 16 pages and contains prints and related text.
NOTE: Occasionally we get the quite rare "Charles Dickens' Harper's Weekly Supplement" issue in stock, a very uncommon supplement to this famous newspaper which contains a nice front page biography of "Charles Dickens" with a nice front page illustration of him as well. It is a complete 8 page issue with its own masthead, most of it is taken up with "The Mystery of Edwin Drood" containing the first five chapters, with a few illustrations. The back page is taken up with advertisements for the various Harper's publications. When available it is priced separately. If interested, please be in touch for availability and a price quote.