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GODEY'S LADY'S BOOK and Magazine; Volumes LXIII ; December, 1861; What Ladies have done for Maritime Discovery; City relations--2 (Janvrin); Christmas Story (Foman); A New Version of Paul and Virginia; The Third Class Hotel (Haven); Auntie's Merry Chistmas (T. P. W.); Mr. and Mrs. Rasher-11 (Victor); etc.

By Sarah J. Hale and L. A. Godey, editors ; Mary W. Janvrin, Mary Forman, Alice B. Haven, Auntie's Merry Chistmas, T. P. W., Metta Victoria Fuller Victor, et al

Philadelphia: Louis A. Godey, 1861. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Fair +. This is a single original issue BUT all the steel plate engravings have been removed, including the engraved title page. It does contains the complete text of articles plus several illustrated pages; included in the regular pagination are several non-fashion illustrations, and some embroidery designs and other fashion related items. Octavo 10 1/4" tall, fashion plate pages missing but with complete text pages 469 to 546 + contents page for complete volume number + back cover (front cover missing). In fair plus condition over all, spine chipped and back cover tattered at the edges and light to moderately soiled, binding still secure, interior very good (other than missing plates which includes title page), paper relativelyclean and lightly yellowed. A reading copy only, do not buy this for illustrations.

$19.00

GODEY'S LADY'S BOOK and Magazine; Volumes LXIII ; October 1861; Spices.--Nutmeg, Clove, Cinnamon; Josepha Ashton's New Silk Dress (Woodley); Daguerreotypes in Three Chapters-3 (C.A.H.); Stolen Finery (Victor); Lois Lee-2 (Haven); Laws and Ordinances (Worthen); Blind ; Mr. and Mrs. Rasher-10 (Victor); etc.

By Sarah J. Hale and L. A. Godey, editors ; Edith Woodley, C. A. H., Metta Victoria Fuller Victor, Alice B. Haven, Augusta W. Worthen, et al

Philadelphia: Louis A. Godey, 1861. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Good +. This is a single original issue BUT all the steel plate engravings have been removed, including the engraved title page. It does contains the complete text of articles plus several illustrated pages; included in the regular pagination are several non-fashion illustrations, two pages of music and some embroidery designs and other fashion related items. Octavo 10 1/4" tall, fashion plate pages missing but with complete text pages 275 to 360 + front and back cover. In good plus condition over all, spine chipped, covers lightly soiled, binding still secure, interior very good (other than missing plates which includes title page), paper clean and lightly yellowed. A reading copy only, do not buy this for illustrations.

$25.00

GODEY'S LADY'S BOOK and Magazine; Volumes LXIII ; October 1860; The foreign count (Janvrin); A Whisper to a Newly Married Pair; From our own Correspondent (Forrest); Match-Making (Woodley); Robert Grey's Darling (Frost); Spring Winds (Haven); Aunt Sophie's Visits-7; ; etc.

By Sarah J. Hale and L. A. Godey, editors ; Mary W. Janvrin, Virginia de Forrest, Jessie Atherton, Edith Woodley, S. Annie Frost, Alice B. Haven, Lucy N. Godrey , et al

Philadelphia: Louis A. Godey, 1860. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Good +. This is a single original issue BUT all the steel plate fashion engravings have been removed, including the engraved title page. It does contains the complete text of articles plus several illustrated pages; included in the regular pagination are several non-fashion illustrations, two pages of music and some embroidery designs and other fashion related items. Octavo 10 1/4" tall, fashion plate pages missing but with complete text pages 301 to 384 + 1/3 of the front and complete back cover. In good plus condition over all, spine chipped, covers light to moderately soiled, binding still secure, interior very good (other than missing plates which includes title page), paper clean and lightly yellowed. A reading copy only, do not buy this for illustrations.

$25.00

GODEY'S LADY'S BOOK and Magazine; Volumes LXII; March 1861; The steam-engine familiarly explained; How a Woman Loves (Maitland); Sunshine and Shade-3 (Warner); Acting Charade--Stratagem (Frost); The Cities of Refuge (M. W. B.); Mr. and Mrs. Rasher-3 (Victor); Twelfth-Night (Franco); etc.

By Sarah J. Hale and L. A. Godey, editors ; Mary Maitland, Fannie Warner, S. Annie Frost, M. W. B., Metta Victoria Fuller Victor, Franz Franco, et al

Philadelphia: Louis A. Godey, 1861. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Good. This is a single original issue BUT all the steel plate engravings have been removed, including the engraved title page. It contains the complete text of articles; included in the regular pagination are pages of embroidery designs and other fashion items. Octavo 10 1/4" tall, minus missing plate pages, but with complete text pages 205 to 288 + covers; In good condition over all, spine chippe, with cover edge tears, back cover with larger chips missing, and covers light to moderately soiled, binding still secure, interior very good (other than missing plates which includes title page) paper clean and lightly yellowed. A reading copy only, do not buy this for illustrations.

$25.00

GODEY'S LADY'S BOOK and Magazine; Volumes LXIII ; September 1861; The Heiress's Ruse-1 (Janvrin); Daguerreotypes in Three Chapters-2 (C.A.H.); The Night of Terror; How My Fate was Blighted (Elma); Lois Lee (Haven); Sunshine and Shade-9 (Warner); Mr. and Mrs. Rasher-9 (Victor); etc.

By Sarah J. Hale and L. A. Godey, editors ; Mary W. Janvrin, Elma, Alice B. Haven, Fannie Warner, Metta Victoria Fuller Victor, et al

Philadelphia: Louis A. Godey, 1861. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Fair +. This is a single original issue BUT all the steel plate engravings have been removed, including the engraved title page. It does contains the complete text of articles plus several illustrated pages; included in the regular pagination are several non-fashion illustrations, two pages of music and some embroidery designs and other fashion related items. Octavo 10 1/4" tall, fashion plat pages missing but with complete text pages 191 to 264 + front cover (back cover missing). In fair plus condition over all, spine chipped and back cover, light to moderately soiled, binding still secure, interior very good (other than missing plates which includes title page), paper clean and lightly yellowed. A reading copy only, do not buy this for illustrations.

$19.00

GODEY'S LADY'S BOOK and Magazine; Volumes LXII; May, 1861; Instruction in Persian painting and painting on wood; Woodland Flower (Blossom); My Forte (Frost); A Great Bargain (Janvrin); Imaginatio and Fancy Among the Arabs (Mille); Sunshine and Shade-5 (Warner); Mr. and Mrs. Rasher-5 (Victor); etc.

By Sarah J. Hale and L. A. Godey, editors ; Apple-Blossom, S. Annie Frost, Mary W. Janvrin, James De Mille, Fannie Warner, Metta Victoria Fuller Victor, et al

Philadelphia: Louis A. Godey, 1861. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Good -. This is a single original issue BUT all the steel plate engravings have been removed, including the engraved title page. It contains the complete text of articles; included in the regular pagination are pages of embroidery designs and other fashion items. Octavo 10 1/4" tall, minus missing plate pages, but with complete text pages 397 to 480 + covers; In good condition over all, spine chipped, with cover edge tears, and front cover significant soiled, binding still secure, interior very good (other than missing plates which includes title page) interior paper generally clean and lightly yellowed. A reading copy only, do not buy this for illustrations.

$25.00

GODEY'S LADY'S BOOK and Magazine; Volumes LXIII ; August 1861; How to make a cup of coffee; Daguerreotypes in Three Chapters-1 (C.A.H.); An Artist's Story (Laurie); Borrowed Plumes (Haven); The Soldier's Sister (Frost); Sunshine and Shade-8 (Warner); Mr. and Mrs. Rasher-8 (Victor); etc.

By Sarah J. Hale and L. A. Godey, editors ; C. A. H., Paul Laurie, Alice B. Haven, S. Annie Frost, Fannie Warner, Metta Victoria Fuller Victor, et al

Philadelphia: Louis A. Godey, 1861. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Fair +. This is a single original issue BUT all the steel plate engravings have been removed, including the engraved title page. It does contains the complete text of articles plus several illustrated pages; included in the regular pagination are several non-fashion illustrations, two pages of music and some embroidery designs and other fashion related items. Octavo 10 1/4" tall, fashion plat pages missing but with complete text pages 107 to 180 + back cover (front cover missing). In fair plus condition over all, spine chipped and back cover, light to moderately soiled, binding still secure, interior very good (other than missing plates which includes title page), paper clean and lightly yellowed. A reading copy only, do not buy this for illustrations.

$19.00

GODEY'S LADY'S BOOK and Magazine; Volumes LXII; february 1861; Hoops and Farthingales; Sunshine and Shade-2 (Warner); Saint Valentine's Day (Moore); The Old Turnpike Road (Townsend); "after Many Days (Haven) Mr. and Mrs. Rasher-2 (Victor); The Black Sheep-2 (Harland); etc.

By Sarah J. Hale and L. A. Godey, editors ; Fannie Warner, Mary Moore, Virginia F. Townsend, Alice B. Haven, Metta Victoria Fuller Victor, Marion Harland, et al

Philadelphia: Louis A. Godey, 1861. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Fair +. This is a single original issue BUT all the steel plate engravings have been removed, including the engraved title page. It contains the complete text of articles plus three illustrated page; included in the regular pagination are several non-fashion illustrations, a page of music and some embroidery designs and other fashion related items. Octavo 10 1/4" tall, fashion plat pages missing but with complete text pages 109 to 192 + back cover (front cover missing). In fair plus condition over all, spine chipped and back cover and blank reverse of an illustrated page are light to moderately soiled, binding still secure, interior very good (other than missing plates which includes title page), paper clean and lightly yellowed. A reading copy only, do not buy this for illustrations.

$19.00

Graham's Illustrated magazine; Volume L (50) ; January to June, 1857. (including February, March, April, May); with Perils of the Overland Route to California; Edgar and Elfrida; The Fortune Hunters (Crowe); Mrs. Peter Dame (Augusta) etc.

By Charles G. Leland (editor); M.S. Whitaker, Alice Gray, Louisa Stuart Costello, Wirt Sikes, Clara Augusta, Mary A. Denison, John G. Saxe, Emma Alice Browne, Violet Hawthorne, Mrs. Crowe, et al;

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : Louis A. Godey, 1857. First edition thus. Hardcover--leather. Very good. Six individual issues bound in one volume without monthly covers and ads. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, vi + 574 pages with many intertexual black and white illustrations + 6 mnthly hand colorered plates, 6 black and white steel plates, three-quarter leather. A very good copy overall, cover leather worn through to boards at fore-corner tips, leather backstrip rubbed at hingefold and starting to seperate, hinges secure but cracked, internal binding is solid, endpapers lightly foxed, internal pages generally clean and lightly yellowed, but with scattered foxing mostly at the margins and gutters, most tissue guards present.

$95.00

Graham's Illustrated magazine; Volume LI (51) ; July to December, 1857. (including August, September, October, November); with Jaufry the knight and the Fair Brunissende (Elwes); Human Wolves--or Lycanthropy; Leonora de Guzman etc.

By Charles G. Leland (editor); Alfred Elwes--trans. by Mary Lafon Mary A. Smith, Clara Augusta, Thrace Talmon, S. Compton Smith, Beulah C. Hirst, Joseph J. Reed, et al;

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : Louis A. Godey, 1857. First edition thus. Hardcover--leather. Very good. Six individual issues bound in one volume without monthly covers and ads. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, vi + 572 pages with many intertexual black and white illustrations + 6 mnthly hand colorered plates, 6 black and white steel plates, three-quarter leather. A very good copy overall, cover leather worn through to boards at fore-corner tips, leather backstrip rubbed at hingefold, hinges secure but cracked, internal binding is solid, endpapers lightly foxed, but with internal pages generally clean and lightly yellowed, with minor scattered foxing mostly at the margins, most tissue guards present.

$95.00

Chicago Mail Order Company; Spring and Summer: 1922; "Paris Styles, Lowest Prices"; Bargain Book and Style Guide--catalog

By Chicago Mail Order Company

Chicago, Illinois: Chicago Mail Order Company, 1922. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Very Good -. Quarto, 11 " tall, [iv] + 298 pages--most printed black and white but some in color, with stiff color illustrated wraps. Various kinds of paper were used and thus the age yellowing ranges from little to moderate. A very good minus, clean, neat original large format soft cover catalog over all with moderate shelf wear, minor cover creasing but significant chipping to the back strip over spine; internal binding solid, some pages doggeared at the cornerspaper generally clean with some foxing to the fore-edges and first page and a dampstain to the bottom margin of the last page and back cover.

$75.00

Graham's Illustrated magazine; Volume L (38) ; January to June, 1851. (including February, March, April, May); with Ahsagunushk Numamahtahseng (Herbert); Justinian and Theodora (James); The Unhappy Lot of Mr. Knott (Lowell)etc.

By George S. Grahamd (editor);Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, William Cullen Bryant, H.T. Tuckerman, D. H. Barlow, G.P.R. James, Alice B. Neal, William Henry Herbert, James R. Lowell, Bayard Taylor , et al;

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : Louis A. Godey, 1851. First edition thus. Hardcover--leather. Very good -. Six individual issues bound in one volume without monthly covers and ads. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, vi + 574 pages with many intertexual black and white illustrations + 6 hand colorered plates, 11 black and white steel plates, three-quarter leather. A very good minus copy overall, cover leather worn through to boards at fore-corner tips, leather backstrip rubbed at hingefold, hinges secure but cracked, front illustration plates, contents page and first page are loose together, internal binding is solid, endpapers lightly foxed, internal pages generally clean and lightly yellowed, but with scattered foxing mostly at the margins and gutters, most tissue guards present.

$95.00

GODEY'S LADY'S BOOK and Magazine; Volume LII (52) ; January-June, 1856. (including February, March, April, May); with Beauty Out West ; The Ladies Mount Vernon Association; Trials of an English Housekeeper; Life and adventures of John Smith; Helen Bennett; Lou Grant; Lura Deane etc.

By Louis A. Godey, Sarah Josepha Hale (editors); Metta Victoria Fuller, Alice B. Neal, Norah Connor, Marian Garland, Hanna Truman, Virginia F.Townsend, John B. Duffey, et al;

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : Louis A. Godey, 1856. First edition thus. Hardcover--leather. Very good. Six individual issues bound in one volume without monthly covers and ads. Octavo, 9 3/4" tall, vi + 572 pages with many intertexual black and white illustrations + 6 mnthly hand colorered plates, 6 black and white steel plate, + 7 printed color plates (patterns) + extra volume number plate and index, three-quarter leather. A very good copy overall, cover leather worn through to boards at fore-corner tips, leather backstrip rubbed at hingefold, hinges secure but cracked, internal binding is solid, endpapers moderately foxed, front free endpaper missing, volume title and accompanied plate loose, but with internal pages generally clean and lightly yellowed, with minor scattered foxing, most tissue guards present.

$95.00

Cosmopolitan Magazine : December, 1961; vol. 151, No. 6; Grace of Monaco; Back to Life (Wade); etc.

By Eobert C. Atherton (editor); Maurice Zolotow, Guy Bolton, Elizabeth Savage, Jonathan Wade;, et al

New York, New York: Hearst Corporation, 1961. First printing. Original Wraps. Very good -. A single original issue with covers and advertisements. Quarto, 11 1/4" tall, 134 pages, stiff wraps. A very good minus copy overall, with moderate shelf wear, cover chipping at the top and bottom of spine ; interior paper lightly yellowed, binding solid. This is an excellent period piece with ads and articles reflecting the time.

$12.50

Parents' Magazine : October, 1950 ; vol. XXV, No. 10; Child Rearing; Family Fun; Family Home; Family Food; Family Fashions; etc.

By Clara Savage Littledale (editor); George J. Hecht, et al

Chicago, Illinois: Parents Institute, 1950. First printing. Original Wraps. Very good. A single original issue with covers and advertisements. Quarto, 11" tall, 148 pages, stiff wraps. A very good copy overall, with moderate shelf wear, cover chipping at the top and bottom of spine, with a subscriber lable on the bottom cover ; interior paper light to moderately yellowed, binding solid. This is an excellent period piece with ads and articles reflecting the time.

$16.50

Redbook Magazine : July, 1965 ; vol. 125, No. 3; Knights and Dragons (Spencer); Mrs. Lyndon Johnson (Mead); The Friends of Mary Fowler (Weidman) ; etc.

By Wade H. Nichols (editor); Elizabeth Spenser, Benjamin Spock, Margaret Mead, Jerome Weidman, et al

New York, New York: McCall Corp, 1965. First printing. Original Wraps. Very good. A single original issue with covers and advertisements. Quarto, 11 1/3" tall, 152 pages, stiff wraps. A very good copy overall, with moderate shelf wear, cover chipping at the top and bottom of spine, with a subscriber lable on the bottom cover ; interior paper light to moderately yellowed, binding solid. This is an excellent period piece with ads and articles reflecting the time.

$12.50

Redbook Magazine : August, 1958 ; vol. 111, No. 4; Captain Iven Kincheloe; Strange Inheritance (Bennett); First Love (Tevis); Walk a Little Way (Shaara); etc.

By Wade H. Nichols (editor); Frank Bennett, Walter S. Tevis, Jr., Michael Shaara, Andre Fontaine, Barny Jones, Mary Lang Jones, Lorna Slocombe, et al

New York, New York: McCall Corp, 1958. First printing. Original Wraps. Very good. A single original issue with covers and advertisements. Quarto, 11 1/3" tall, 136 pages, stiff wraps. A very good copy overall, with moderate shelf wear, cover chipping at the top and bottom of spine, with a subscriber lable on the bottom cover ; interior paper light to moderately yellowed, binding solid. This is an excellent period piece with ads and articles reflecting the time. The article about Captain Kincheloe, who was Korean air ace, aeronautical engineer, an early Space pioneer and test pilot, died at Edwards Air Force base, July 26, 1958 after this issue went to press.

$16.50

Redbook Magazine : September, 1958 ; vol. 111, No. 5; Time to Marry (Ernst); Lonely Journey (Cave); Mountain Panic (Dunkel); etc.

By Wade H. Nichols (editor); Paul Ernst, Hugh B. Cave, Louise Lee Outlaw, John Dunkel, et al

New York, New York: McCall Corp, 1958. First printing. Original Wraps. Very good. A single original issue with covers and advertisements. Quarto, 11 1/3" tall, 136 pages, stiff wraps. A very good copy overall, with moderate shelf wear, cover chipping at the top and bottom of spine, interior paper light to moderately yellowed, binding solid. This is an excellent period piece with ads and articles reflecting the time.

$14.50

Festive Stoles and Blouses ; (J & P Coats--Clark's O.N.T.); Book No. 296; Chadwick's Red Heart Yarns; Crown Zippers; December, 1952

By The Spool Cotton Company

New York, New York: The Spool Cotton Co., , 1952. First edition. Original Wraps. Very good. A single original issue. Quarto, 10 3/4" tall, 16 pages, wire saddle stitch, self wraps. A very good generally clean and sturdy periodical with moderate shelf wear and slight exterior soiling; binding solid, paper white BUT a small marginal damp stain at the bottom fore-edge.

$9.50

Handkerchief Edgings ; (J & P Coats--Clark's O.N.T.); Book No. 256; Chadwick's Red Heart Yarns; Crown Zippers; 1949

By The Spool Cotton Company

New York, New York: The Spool Cotton Co., , 1949. First edition. Original Wraps. Very good -. A single original issue. Quarto, 10 3/4" tall, 16 pages, wire saddle stitch, self wraps. A very good minus, generally clean and sturdy periodical with moderate shelf wear and light exterior soiling; binding solid, paper lightly yellowed.

$8.50

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