FRANK LESLIE'S POPULAR MONTHLY, Volume XVIII (July-December 1884)
New York: Frank Leslie's Publishing House, 1884. Leather. 760p. Ex-library; REBOUND. A hardcover book that has been rebound with a plain brown leather spine, retaining the original black cloth boards. Edges worn through and scratches on boards. Small label on front cover and stamp on front endpaper. Tape in gutter of pages 8-9. LACKS page 597-598. Scattered closed tears and spotty stains, and binding is limp due to years of handling. A worn reading copy. Item #184735
Volume 18 of Frank Leslie's POPULAR MONTHLY, with issues spanning July through December 1884. Illustrated with many beautiful black and white engravings, including depictions of the opening of the English Parliament, and of various species of snakes. Contains articles on the history of New York around the time of the American Revolution and War of 1812, and on the presidential election of 1884.