The Brown Book of Boston. Vol. IV, February 1902, No. 4.

Price: $15.00

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Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Original publisher's white wrapper with a multicolored illustration of a woman in a red cloak with a hand muff. 11 1/4" x 14 1/2." Thirty-two pages (Pages 107-138), complete. Many black and white illustrations and advertisements throughout magazine, complete. Pages are very clean and intact overall. Small tear in the upper margin of the first page and slight dampstaining in upper-right and lower-right corner of front page. Tear on side of Pages 109-110, which does affect part of the stories, "Prompting a Probable Son" and "Old Bill--Convict No. 116." 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: "Delilah and the Semaphores" by Francis Lynde, "Prompting a Probable Son" by Winthrop Packard, "Old Bill--Convict No. 116" by Edward W. Newcomb, "Conquest of Arid America," "Not in the Wedding Chapel" by James Dalrymple Hicks, "Short Lifts on a Long Journey," "Mean Horses of the West" by R. Farrington Elwell, "The Pedagogue from Yale" by M. Kingsbury Scott, "The Altogether Necessary Cat" by Helen M. Winslow, "This World Were All My Own" by John W. Parks and John. H. Densmore [sheet music spread], "The Way They Eat at Old Harvard" by Daniel Day Walton, Jr., "The Brown Book's February Photograph Contest" [interior room photographs], "Editorial Page of the Brown Book," "Tickle-Town Tales" by Winthrop Packard, "The Ancient Art of Advertising" by Katherine La Farge Norton, "The Interesting Story of the Fan" by Katherine Louise Smith, "The Workingman and the Church; A Composite Letter" by Rev. Charles M. Steltze, "Making Over New Things from Old," "Valentines That Children Can Make," "Stylish Gowns for the House" by Mabel Beard, "In Lace, Linen and Silk" by Evelyn Parsons, "The Princess and Her Valentine" by Analusia Barnard, "The Housewife and the Market Basket: Chafing Dish Menus and Recipes," and "New Books."

Title: The Brown Book of Boston. Vol. IV, February 1902, No. 4.

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

Publisher: Boston, MA, The Bernard-Richards Company, Limited: 1902

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 019912

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