Original Harpers Weekly July 23 1864


Harpers Weekly journal of civilisation consisting of 8 pages, with 9 picture plates. The front page is the sinking of the Alabama in Cherbourg.    An article about the sinking of the Alabama, conflict of sovereign ties, with lots of other articles and advertisements of the day. Picture of General Mead and his staff, plates of boats on rivers, an illustrated map of the rebel invasion in Maryland, centre picture of Grant’s campaign round Petersburg, lots of other small articles including a southerns courtship, picture of the great railway disaster in Canada.  Plates of General Sherman’s Campaign.

Intact except for a tear near the top of the first 2 pages, otherwise good condition for age.

Price: £40.00 £25.00

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