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Nast front page: 'The Promised Land..."
Item # 173448
October 1, 1870
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 1, 1870 The front page features a full page Thomas Nast cartoon: 'The Promised Land as Seen from the Dome of St. Peter's, Rome'. Inside the issue 1/3 page "Preparing Ships to be Sunk in the Harbor of Hamburg", 1/3 page "Drilling Citizens in Paris" and two small illustrations "Wilhelmshohe". Fullpage illustrations "Prussian Infantry Charge" and View of Metz, Where Marshall Bazaine's Army is Besieged". Four illus. on 'A Journey Thru Iceland'. Great full page: 'A Covey of Partridges'
The issue is complete in 16 pages, in good condition, and contains additional prints and related text. See photos for details.
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