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1 Dickens, Charles; Collins, Wilkie et al Harper's New Monthly Magazine. December 1864 to May 1865
New York Harper and Brothers 1865 no Half-Leather Good 
Black half leather with dark brown cloth. 816 pp. Black and white illustrations throughout, including some depicting scenes from the Civil War. Bound volume of this magazine, featuring parts of "Our Mutual Friend," by Charles Dickens; parts of "Armandale," by Wilkie Collins; description of battles during the Civil War including the siege at Vicksburg, the Roanoke Expedition Sheridan's Battle of Winchester and Middleton, military adventures beyond the Mississippi, etc. Also present is a look at the petroleum region of America and other topics. GOOD condition. Cloth peeled and worn along the front center hinge, with a narrow 2 inch strip missing. Minor stains and some soiling to the covers. Leather scuffed and worn along the extremities. Moderate foxing to the endpapers. Scattered foxing in the interior, with general toning. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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2 Dickens, Charles; Collins, Wilkie et al. Harper's New Monthly Magazine. Volume XXXI. June to November, 1865
New York Harper and Brothers 1865 no Half-Leather Good 
Black half leather with dark brown cloth. 816 pp. Black and white illustrations throughout. Bound volume of this monthly magazine spanning June to November of 1865. With articles and stories throughout. This includes: Our Mutual Friend by Charles Dickens; Armadale by Wilkie Collins; a piece on Jefferson Davis; several on Abraham Lincoln; an illustrated account of social life in China; recollections of General Grant; illustrated account of travel from Teheran to Samarcand; articles on battles and events of the Civil War including four years under fire at Charleston, an illustrated account of Sherman's march to the sea, recollections of General Sheridan, the pursuit and capture of Morgan, account of prison life in the Confederacy, etc; an illustrated account of a trip to the Great Salt Lake in Utah; an account of life in Washoe county and Virginia City in Nevada, etc. GOOD condition. General fading, minor soiling and scuffing to the covers. Leather worn along the hinges. Scattered foxing and staining in the interior. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 Emerson, Ralph Waldo; Dickens, Charles; Hawthorne, Nathaniel; Stowe, Harriet Beecher; Holmes, Oliver Wendell; James, Henry; Thaxter, Celia et al. The Atlantic Monthly. A Magazine of Literature, Science, Art and Politics. Volume XXI. January to June 1868
Boston Ticknor and Fields 1868 no Half Leather Good No Jacket Ex-Library 
Half leather with brown pebbled cloth. 'Includes Aspects of Culture,' by Ralph Waldo Emerson; 'George Silverman's Explanation I,II,III,' by Charles Dickens; 'Hawthorne in the Boston Custom-House,' by Nathaniel Hawthorne; 'Our Second Girl,' by Harriet Beecher Stowe; poetry by Celia Thaxter and Oliver Wendell Holmes and other pieces of literature and poems. Also of note is an essay on the discovery of etherization: the use of anasthesia on patients of various medical procedures. GOOD condition, slightly ex-library, with a circular embossment on the title page. No other treatments found. General fading and minor soiling to the covers. Heavy scuffs, superficial chips to the leather at the near the head of the spine and along the upper hinges. Leather rather scuffed along the raised bands. Previous owner's initials and last named embossed in gilt at the foot of the spine. Interior solid, with uneven toning to the paper. Scattered foxing throughout, ranging from minor to heavy. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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4 Poe, Edgar Allan; Dickens, Charles, Riis, Jacob A. et al The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine. Vol. XLVIII. No. 5. September 1894.
New York The Century Co 1894 no Original Wraps Good 
With black and white illustrations throughout. A magazine featuring various articles on travel, art, literature, etc. Of note in this issue is a collection of letters written by Edgar Allan Poe while in Philadelphia. This also includes letters from Charles Dickens, as well letters to Longfellow and others. Also of note in this issue is a piece by Jacob A. Riis advocating for playgrounds at schools. In GOOD+ condition. Minor to moderate browning to the wraps, heavier along the extremities. Minor soiling. Minor chipping and tearing along the extremities, with light creasing to the wraps. Previous owner's small label on the center front cover, with the last name in ink at the upper front cover. Light browning to the interior. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Dickens, Charles, et al. Two Scenes in the Life of John Bodger. As published in "The Age" newspaper. Vol XXI. No. 16. April 17, 1851
Augusta, ME William T. Johnson, Publisher 1851 no Original Wraps Good 
Newspaper, original wraps. 4pp. Side folding newspaper, featuring "Two Scenes in the life of John Bodger," by Charles Dickens, several articles on slavery and the fugitive slave act, an article on the commissioner of the Sandwich Islands (Hawaii), etc. In GOOD condition with heavy chipping and tearing along the side fold, resulting in the hinge being very weak. It appears this newspaper may have been disbound from a larger volume. A few minor fold creases present, with minor general darkening and very minor soiling. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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