THE BOOKLOVERS MAGAZINE Vol. V / January to May 1905 / Nos. 1 to 5
New York City, D. Appleton & Company 1905, 1st edition, hb. Ill.: colour, b&w illustrations. Sturdily bound in contemporary 3/4 dark leather over buckram. Thick 8vo, pp. 878. Publication of Appleton's Journal began in 1859. The first appearance of this magazine was in January, 1903.
¶ Original stories and articles include: "Stevenson's View of Woman", by Kate Leslie Smith (a study of Robert Louis Stevenson's heroines); "Hustling for Newspaper Pictures", by Edward J. Wheelock; "What Did Washington Look Like? The Testimony of Contemporary Painters", by William Curtis Taylor; "The Real Australia", by Burriss Gahan; "An American Photographic Salon", by Charles E. Fairman; "Navigating the Air / A Review of Recent Aeronautic progress", by Frank H. Taylor; "Present Conditions in the Theater", by John D. Barry; "The Beginnings of American Fiction / The Era of Imitation", by T. M. Parrott; "Religion in the Novel", by Hall Caine; "The Mission of the Motor Car / A Factor in Rural Development", by John A. Kingman; "The American Automobile of 1905", by Alex Schwalbach; "Can Cancer Be Cured? An Interview with Dr. Doyen"; "The Dream of a Jewish Nation / A Discussion of the Zionistic Movement", by Rabbi Edward N. Calisch; "River-Driving as a Fine Art", by George Hibbard; "The Birth of the Fashions / How Paris rules the world of dress", by Anna Margretta Ewing; "Sailing as a Fine Art / The Philosophy of Yachting Seamanship", by Joseph Conrad; "The Modern Battle-Ship / The Latest Types of Ships of the Line", by Archibald S. Hurd. Boards rubbed at extremities. Hinges tight. Contents unmarked. A good plus, copy.
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