Show image list »
Thomas Nast print...
Item # 173412
May 28, 1870
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 28, 1870 The frontpage features a 3/4 page illustration "In the Pasture". Scenes from Egypt include: 'Death of the Giraffe' and 'Traversing the Desert' on camels, and 'Tearing the Hippopotamus to Pieces'. Nice fullpage shows: 'The International Yacht Race', showing the English and American entries. Halfpg: 'Wrestling' & one-third pg: 'A Tobacco Plantation in Cuba' plus 'A Sponge Fisher's Home near the Coast of Cuba'. Thomas Nast fullpage illustration "King Death's Distribution of Prizes. - Bacchus Takes the First Premium".
Complete in 16 pages and contains additional prints and related text.