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The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Men, Vol. XXXV - No. 208, August (Aug.) 1915 - A Woman Alone in China / My Chinese God, Davidson, R.V.; Willoughby, J.; Stock, R.; Gaunt, M.; Hamilton, H.A.; Shepstone, H.J.; Banks, R.; Et al

Author    Davidson, R.V.; Willoughby, J.; Stock, R.; Gaunt, M.; Hamilton, H.A.; Shepstone, H.J.; Banks, R.; Et al

Title   The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Men, Vol. XXXV - No. 208, August (Aug.) 1915 - A Woman Alone in China / My Chinese God

   Paperback

Condition   Good

   Magazine

   First Edition

Size   4to - over 9" - 12" tall

Publisher   London George Newnes, Ltd. 1915

Illustrator   Somerfield, Thomas; Jackson, A.E.; Wigfull, W.E.; Evison, G. Henry; Wood, Stanley L.; Pape, Frank C.

Seller ID   123g4361

Pages 289-382, plus 16 pages of great ads. Features: When the Water Came Down - the author and his Gurkha orderly are fishing in the Himalayas when a sudden 'spate' rages down through the mountains; "Washing-Day" All Over the World - article with many fantastic photos of (mainly) woman washing their clothes in outdoor waters in many countries around the world; In Search of Adventure - Part 1 - the story of a chequered cruise to the South Sea Islands by "The Firm", "Freckles", and "The Spinster"; A Woman Alone in China - Part 3 - photo-illustrated travels of Mary Gaunt and her Peking cart travels in China - with photos; Adrift on a Raft - the crew of the sinking Liverpool barque "Cordillera" built a raft to survive; The Native Festivals of Java - article with many great photos; The Story of My Chinese God - how a collector finally got his God curio in China; The Forest Hermit - a Moose- Hunting Story - they camped on the shore of Lady Evelyn Lake in Canada - article with interesting photos; The Man Who Understood Natives - a story of the rinderpest epidemic in Pondoland in 1897; The "Wide World" (this publication) being read in unusual places; Amazing photo of men handling the minute hand of "Big Ben", the largest clock in the world; Emblem Motorcycle ad; Nice Red Cross Line ad inside back cover; Back cover features interesting B.V.D. men's underwear ad with illustration of scene in what appears to be the New York Yankee's dressing room. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A quality copy of this great vintage issue.

The  Wide  World  Magazine  -  The  Magazine  For  Men,  Vol.  XXXV  -  No.  208,  August  (Aug.)  1915  -  A  Woman  Alone  In  China  /  The  Story  Of  My  Chinese  God      When  The  Water  Came  Down  -  The  Author  And  His  Gurkha  Orderly  Are  Fishing  In  The  Himalayas  When  A  Sudden  'spate'  Rages  Down  Through  The  Mountains;  "Washing-Day"  All  Over  The  World  -  Article  With  Many  Fantastic  Photos  Of  (mainly)  Woman  Washing  Their  Clothes  In  Outdoor  Waters  In  Many  Countries  Around  The  World;  In  Search  Of  Adventure  -  Part  1  -  The  Story  Of  A  Chequered  Cruise  To  The  South  Sea  Islands  By  "The  Firm",  "Freckles",  And  "The  Spinster";  A  Woman  Alone  In  China  -  Part  3  -  Photo-illustrated  Travels  Of  Mary  Gaunt  And  Her  Peking  Cart  Travels  In  China  -  With  Photos;  Adrift  On  A  Raft  -  The  Crew  Of  The  Sinking  Liverpool  Barque  "Cordillera"  Built  A  Raft  To  Survive;  The  Native  Festivals  Of  Java  -  Article  With  Many  Great  Photos;  The  Story  Of  My  Chinese  God  -  How  A  Collector  Finally  Got  His  God  Curio  In  China;  The  Forest  Hermit  -  A  Moose-  Hunting  Story  -  They  Camped  On  The  Shore  Of  Lady  Evelyn  Lake  In  Canada  -  Article  With  Interesting  Photos;  The  Man  Who  Understood  Natives  -  A  Story  Of  The  Rinderpest  Epidemic  In  Pondoland  In  1897;  The  "Wide  World"  (this  Publication)  Being  Read  In  Unusual  Places;  Amazing  Photo  Of  Men  Handling  The  Minute  Hand  Of  "Big  Ben",  The  Largest  Clock  In  The  World;  Emblem  Motorcycle  Ad;  Nice  Red  Cross  Line  Ad  Inside  Back  Cover;  Back  Cover  Features  Interesting  B.V.D.  Men's  Underwear  Ad  With  Illustration  Of  Scene  In  What  Appears  To  Be  The  New  York  Yankee's  Dressing  Room 

Price = 299.95 USD


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