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Item # 172092

October 17, 1857

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 17, 1857  The front page illustration of "Alexander Grant, Fireman of the 'Central America'" accompanies the article entitled "Alexander Grant, the Man Who Couldn't Be Drowned". Two illustrations inside pertaining to "Travel Notes in Bible Lands" including "What Steenburger Saw in the Harem" and "Gerash (Ancient Gerasa), Chief City of the Country of the Gergesenes."
Full page illustration of "The British Lion and the Bengal Tiger." Another full page illustration of "Sir Colin Cambell to the Rescue." 1/2 page map of "Plan to the City of Delhi and the British Beleaguering Camp" (Ruins of Old Deli). Back page illustration of men hunting.
Complete in 16 pages, in good condition as shown and contains additional prints and related text.

Category: 1857-1860