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Large collection of Scribner's Magazine featuring illustrations by N.C. Wyeth

Estimate: US$300 - US$500
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Title: Large collection of Scribner's Magazine featuring illustrations by N.C. Wyeth Author: Place: New York Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons Date: 1906-1924 Description: 8 individual issues and 16 bound volumes. Profusely illustrated with color and black and white plates, advertisements, text illustrations, etc. (8vo), individual issues in illustrated wrappers, other volumes in various bindings of cloth, leather and boards. Large collection of individual issues and bound volumes of Scribner's Magazine, spanning the years of 1906-1924. The selected volumes feature artwork by N.C. Wyeth, generally on color and black and white plates accompanying works of fiction. Many other popular artists of the day are featured as well. Scribner's Magazine was launched in 1887, and was the first of any magazine to introduce color illustrations. The magazine contained many engravings by famous artists of the 19th and early 20th centuries, as well as many famous authors of that time. Present volumes include work by Robert Lewis Stevenson, Edith Wharton, Amy Lowell, and Sara Teasdale among many others. Collection sold as is. Individual issues include: November, December 1910 January, April 1911 June 1912 June 1913 August 1914 (lacking wrappers). December 1915 August 1916 January 1937 Bound volumes: July-December 1906 January-June 1907 July-December 1907 January-June 1908 July-December 1908 January-June 1909 July-December 1913 January-June 1914 July-December 1916 January-June 1916 July-December 1916 January-June 1917 January-June 1918 July-December 1918 July-December 1919 July-December 1924 Due to the size and/or weight of this lot extra shipping and/or handling charges may apply. Lot Amendments Condition: Varying degrees of general wear; wrappers with occasional chips and closed tears, some loss to spine strips, etc.; bound volumes with wear and rubbing to boards, occasional cracked hinges and spines, occasional areas of loss to spine strips, etc.; most of the bound volumes are ex-library with stamps, plates etc. to endpapers and preliminary pages, occasional tape repairs and detached but present plates and pages; all volumes good or better, sold as is. Item number: 288015

Informations about the auction
Auction house: PBA Galleries
Title: Sale 630: The Richard E. Bateman Collection on Celestial Mechanics with Rare Books & Manuscripts from various consignors
Date of the auction: 30 Nov 2017
Address: PBA Galleries
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