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The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Everybody, Vol. XLIV - No. 261, January (Jan.) 1920 - Two Balloonatics, Brand, J.B.; Bourne, George;Franck, H.A.; Yerburgh, The Rev. W.H.B.; White, Capt. T.W.; Thomason, Hugh; Pocock, R.; Chinnery, E.W.P.; Mander, Lionel; McMahon, (MeMahon?) T.J.; Et al

Author    Brand, J.B.; Bourne, George;Franck, H.A.; Yerburgh, The Rev. W.H.B.; White, Capt. T.W.; Thomason, Hugh; Pocock, R.; Chinnery, E.W.P.; Mander, Lionel; McMahon, (MeMahon?) T.J.; Et al

Title   The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Everybody, Vol. XLIV - No. 261, January (Jan.) 1920 - Two Balloonatics

   Paperback

Condition   Fair

   Magazine

   First Edition

Size   4to - over 9" - 12" tall

Publisher   London George Newnes, Ltd. 1920

Illustrator   Robinson, T.H.; Gillett, F.; Horne, A.E.; Cleaver, Ralph; Brightwell, L.R.; Prater, Ernest; Tennant, Dudley; Webb, Arch.; Black, A. & M.; Soper, G.; Coller, Hy.

Seller ID   123g4358

Pages 177-272, plus 16 pages of great ads. Features: The Blue Bandits - Part 1 - Elusive thieves operate in the Franco-Italian villages on either side of the frontier in the French department of the Hautes Alpes and the Italian district of Monte Viso; How I Lost My Christmas Dinner - hilarious story of a Christmas spent with the Maori adherents of self-styled "prophet" Rua - article with photos; On Foot Through South America - Part 2 - photo-illustrated account of Harry A. Franck's visit to Quito and his tramp through Ecuador; The Last Voyage of H.M.S. "Drake" - a vivid glimpse of the perils of convoy work and the "price of Admiralty"; ; The Trials of a Naturalist's Wife - Part 1; My Two Years' Captivity Among the Turks - Part 1of Airman Capt. T.W.White's adventures and daring escape; The Moonshiners - what happened when the author stumbled into a camp of Tennessee moonshiners; Photo of thousands of snakes at breeding time in the Klamath Falls, Oregon area; The Wonderland of the Arctic - description of a trip to Danish Greenland, with photos; In Quest of Cannibals - Part 3 - exploration and adventure in unknown New Guinea; Photo of German "Death Clock" constructed primarily of skulls and other bones; Two Balloonatics - an exciting balloon adventure from just before the war (WWI); Treasure Island - great photo-illustrated article about the remote South Pacific island of Nauru; The Mad Millionaire - how vast wealth came unexpectedly to a poor Mexican Indian, and the tragedy that ensued; The Sacred Mountain - photo-illustrated account of a picturesque Tibetan pilgrimage; The Resurrection of "Red" Wilson - an exciting story of the old days in the south-west, when the Apaches were still a terror in the land; Photo of a lakatoi (lakatois) New Guinea boat. Somewhat above-average wear. Unmarked. A worthy copy of this great vintage issue.

The  Wide  World  Magazine  -  The  Magazine  For  Everybody,  Vol.  XLIV  -  No.  261,  January  (Jan.)  1920  -  Two  Years'  Captivity  Among  The  Turks  /  Two  Balloonatics  Alexa  Der  Baudissart  Louis  Ernest  Ginger  Mary    Tibet    Apache  Kid    Blue  Bandits  -  Part  1  -  Elusive  Thieves  Operate  In  The  Franco-Italian  Villages  On  Either  Side  Of  The  Frontier  In  The  French  Department  Of  The  Hautes  Alpes  And  The  Italian  District  Of  Monte  Viso;    How  I  Lost  My  Christmas  Dinner  -  Hilarious  Story  Of  A  Christmas  Spent  With  The  Maori  Adherents  Of  Self-styled  "prophet"  Rua  -  Article  With  Photos;  On  Foot  Through  South  America  -  Part  2  -  Photo-illustrated  Account  Of  Harry  A.  Franck's  Visit  To  Quito  And  His  Tramp  Through  Ecuador;  The  Last  Voyage  Of  H.M.S.  "Drake"  -  A  Vivid  Glimpse  Of  The  Perils  Of  Convoy  Work  And  The  "price  Of  Admiralty";  ;  The  Trials  Of  A  Naturalist's  Wife  -  Part  1;  My  Two  Years'  Captivity  Among  The  Turks  -  Part  1of  Airman  Capt.  T.W.White's  Adventures  And  Daring  Escape;  The  Moonshiners  -  What  Happened  When  The  Author  Stumbled  Into  A  Camp  Of  Tennessee  Moonshiners;  Photo  Of  Thousands  Of  Snakes  At  Breeding  Time  In  The  Klamath  Falls,  Oregon  Area;  The  Wonderland  Of  The  Arctic  -  Description  Of  A  Trip  To  Danish  Greenland,  With  Photos;  In  Quest  Of  Cannibals  -  Part  3  -  Exploration  And  Adventure  In  Unknown  New  Guinea;  Photo  Of  German  "Death  Clock"  Constructed  Primarily  Of  Skulls  And  Other  Bones;  Two  Balloonatics  -  An  Exciting  Balloon  Adventure  From  Just  Before  The  War  (WWI);  Treasure  Island  -  Great  Photo-illustrated  Article  About  The  Remote  South  Pacific  Island  Of  Nauru;  The  Mad  Millionaire  -  How  Vast  Wealth  Came  Unexpectedly  To  A  Poor  Mexican  Indian,  And  The  Tragedy  That  Ensued;  The  Sacred  Mountain  -  Photo-illustrated  Account  Of  A  Picturesque  Tibetan  Pilgrimage;  The  Resurrection  Of  "Red"  Wilson  -  An  Exciting  Story  Of  The  Old  Days  In  The  South-west,  When  The  Apaches  Were  Still  A  Terror  In  The  Land;  Photo  Of  A  Lakatoi  (lakatois)  New  Guinea  Boat 

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