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Image for The Wide World Magazine - An Illustrated Monthly, February (Feb.) 1899, Vol. 2, No. 10 - Strangest Horse Race on Earth / Gun Robbers of Fyzabad

The Wide World Magazine - An Illustrated Monthly, February (Feb.) 1899, Vol. 2, No. 10 - Strangest Horse Race on Earth / Gun Robbers of Fyzabad

By: Bahadur, Khan; Ibrahim, Syed; Quick, J.W.; Stuart-Glennie, J.S.; Metcalfe, A.E.; Turner, Samuel; Bone, W.H.; Et al

Price: $295.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Limited: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 346H3098

Condition: Fair


Pages 418-528. Features: The Adventures of Louis De Rougemont - Part VI; How Mohammedans Pray - photo-illustrated article; The Pirate of "The Ghost" - a stowaway saves a blockade-runner; Where Beasts are Baptized - astonishing ceremonies in Brittany - photo-illustrated article; The Story of an Alpine Adventure - Miss A.E. Metcalfe and Miss M. Cartwright take a wrong turn in the Swiss mountains; A Race up Mont Blanc, by Samuel Turner (with is photo); Fascinated by a Snake - photo-illustrated tale from Australia; Congo Money - fascinating photo-illustrated article showing grass mats, ... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - An Illustrated Monthly, June 1898, Vol. 1, No. 2 - The Queerest Monarch in the World  (The King of Uganda)

The Wide World Magazine - An Illustrated Monthly, June 1898, Vol. 1, No. 2 - The Queerest Monarch in the World (The King of Uganda)

By: Fitzgerald, W.G.; Ghosh, A.S.; Dubois, R.; Gibbs, M.; Keighley, A.; Adcock, H.; Howard E.; Story, A.T.; Et al

Price: $395.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Limited: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 346H3096

Condition: Fair


The second issue of this popular and long-lived publication. Pages 114-224. Features: Canadian Curiosities - article with great illustrations; The Marvelous Feats of Juggler Ram Pershad; Earth Pyramids in the Rosengarten Mountains; "For the Company's Credit" - story of an ocean-liner race; The Queerest Monarch in the World - Mwanga, King of Uganda (illustrated article); The Wreck of the "Rising Sun" - fire at sea; Picnics in Perak - article with photo of many Malay sultans aboard elephants crossing a river; The Telegraphist of Neufchateau - true WWI story; The Romance of the... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - An Illustrated Monthly, October (Oct.) 1899, Vol. 3, No. 18 - My Impressions of Pekin (Beijing / Peking)

The Wide World Magazine - An Illustrated Monthly, October (Oct.) 1899, Vol. 3, No. 18 - My Impressions of Pekin (Beijing / Peking)

By: Neufeld, Charles; Edmonds, Alfred; Russell, Kitty; Knowles, Rev. Joshua; Barclay, H.V.; FitzGerald, W.G.; Perkins, H.; Et al

Price: $850.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Limited: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 346H3101

Condition: Good


Pages 562-676. Features: In the Khalifa's Clutches - part IV of Charles Neufeld's ordeal; Impressions of Pekin - sensational photo-illustrated article; Two Loves Affairs, and How They Ended - Colonel Hervey Tryon falls headlong into a deep well of garbag; The Hook-Swinging Ceremony as I Saw It - Rev. Joshua Knowles describes a South Indian pagan festival in which devotees have hook placed in their flesh before they are swung into the air at the end of long poles - with photos; A Desperate Plight - travails of Captain H.V. Barclay in the arid Australian interior; The Great Grottos of Han - pho... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - An Illustrated Monthly, June 1899, Vol. 3, No. 14 - Jumping Procession at Echternach / Where Women Never Speak

The Wide World Magazine - An Illustrated Monthly, June 1899, Vol. 3, No. 14 - Jumping Procession at Echternach / Where Women Never Speak

By: Summers, R.H.; Major Charlton Anne; Jefferson, Robert L.; Wisbey, Charles; Maturin, Mrs. Fred; et al

Price: $395.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Limited: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 346H3100

Condition: Fair


Pages 114-224. Features: The Adventures of Louis De Rougemont - part X; My Baby Leopard - R.H. Summers describes raising the cubs of a large leopardess he shot - with photos; The Peril of Seaman Diver Young - he spent five hours upside-down underwater while attempting to retrieve a torpedo for the H.M.S. Hood; My Cycle Ride to Khiva - part 3 of 3 of this excellent photo-illustrated recollection by Robert L. Jefferson; Our Baboon Hunt - South African farmer Mr. Charles Wisbey describes how he battled a serious pest - with photos; A Night to Remember - Edith and Leila become lost in a remote t... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - An Illustrated Monthly, January (Jan.) 1899, Vol. 2, No. 9 - Pirate Hunting in China

The Wide World Magazine - An Illustrated Monthly, January (Jan.) 1899, Vol. 2, No. 9 - Pirate Hunting in China

By: Vivian, H.; Henham, E.G.; Rose, O.G.; Andrews, M.; MacDonald, E.; Smith, T.W.; Et al

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Limited: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 346H3097

Condition: Fair


An early issue of this popular and long-lived publication. Pages 226-336. Features: The Adventures of Louis De Rougemont - part V; The Votaries of Eternal Silence - the Monastery of La Trappe; E.G. Henham is Saved by a Horse - an 1891 adventure in North-West Canada; A River of Red Lava - photo-illustrated Hawaiian story by Overend G. Rose; Abandoned - Morgan Andrews was left on a desolate island in Lake Winnipeg for 8 days; (Fantastic) Klondike Pictures supplemented by text; The Voyages of the "Mole Hill"; Curious Birds' Beaks; Pirate Hunting in China - Admiral J. Morseby describes ... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - An Illustrated Monthly, May 1899, Vol. 3, No. 13 - Klondike Mission / Heroes of Niagara / Martyrs of Ku-Cheng

The Wide World Magazine - An Illustrated Monthly, May 1899, Vol. 3, No. 13 - Klondike Mission / Heroes of Niagara / Martyrs of Ku-Cheng

By: Vivian, Herbert; Jones, John H.; Mackellar, R.H.; Magnussen, Ras De S.; Lilian Agnes Oliver; et al

Price: $495.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Limited: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 346H3099

Condition: Good


112 Pages. Features: Adventures of Louis De Rougemont - part IX; Holy Week Procession in Seville (includes photos of Nazarene's in costumes similar to those of Klansmen); My Texan Elopement -John H. Jones impersonates Miss Sally Steddem; A Naturalist in Cannibal-Land - adventures of Captain H. Cayley-Webster in the cannibal islands of the South Seas (with photos of Cayley-Webster); Jinkers and Jinkering - photo-illustrated article shows how buildings are moved by horses and oxen in Western New South Wales; My Klondike Mission - Lilian Agnes Oliver of Chicago set out for the Klondike to raise ... View more info