The Brown Book of Boston. Vol. III, May 1901, No. 1.

Price: $15.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Original publisher's white wrapper with a multicolored illustration of a woman wearing a dress and bonnet and looking out of a window. 11" x 14 1/4." Thirty-four pages, complete. Many black and white illustrations and advertisements throughout magazine, complete. Pages are very clean and intact. The Brown Book of Boston is a monthly magazine that includes short stories and current news and covers topics such as housekeeping, sewing and crafts, and the latest fashion trends of the time. The magazine was first published in 1900 and ran until 1905 when it merged with the Modern Woman magazine. The following articles, stories, etc. are in this issue: "Rogues in Buckram--A Harvard Story" by Mark Lee Luther, "The Evolution of the Old Maid" by Gertrude Battles Lane, "Experiences in Three Wars" by Peter MacQueen, "The Pete and Polly Stories" by Carolyn Wells, "Just to Please My Friends" by George Clarke Purdon, "The Awakening of Felecia: In Two Parts" by Theodosia Garrison, "White House Receptions" by Waldon Fawcett, "In the Seats of the Scornful" by Helen E. Wright, "Our Next in Kin--The Monkeys" by John Lewis, a page showing the winners of the May Photograph Contest [pet photographs], "Distinguished Foreign Ambassadors at the American Court" by Alvin Hovey-King, "The Story of How the Cat and the Dog Became Enemies" by Hayden Carruth, "The Companion Pedestals" by Marguerite Tracy, "With the Procession: Little Stories About Great People," "Tickle-Town Tales" by Winthrop Packard, "The Boy in the Window" by Harriet E. Hawley, "From the Linen Closet to My Lady's Chamber: Some New Doilies" by Pauline Abbot, "As in Silk My Lady Goes," "The Housekeeper and the Market Basket" by Cynthia Newcomb, "An Indian Dinner" [recipes for croquettes, chicken, lamb, squabs, prune dish, and punch], "Books, Bookmen, and Book-Talk," and "An Artistic Home for Twenty-five Hundred Dollars" by Frank T. Lent.

Title: The Brown Book of Boston. Vol. III, May 1901, No. 1.

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Categories: Literature, Antiques and Home Decorating, Sports and Hobbies,

Publisher: Boston, MA, The Bernard-Richards Company, Limited: 1901

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 019904

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