The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Everybody, February [Feb.] 1923, Vol. 50, No. 298: The Soul of Burma


Abundant black and white illustrations and reproductions of photos. Features: Caught in a Death-Trap - two motorcyclists plunge into an inescapable chasm in the terrible Mojave Desert of Californa; Three Asses in the Pyrenees - Part II - a joyous journey in search of adventure; The Tale of "Old Bill" - a huge elephant, the pride of all Ceylon, goes rogue; My Escape From Dartmoor - an inmate almost escaped from this impregnable prison in 1908; Round Cape Horn With a Deckload - James Whealen tells a disastrous tale; The Odyssey of Humbert Rulliere - Part II - the amazing story of a man once condemned to the terrible French convict settlements of Guiana - with photos; The Soul of Burma - Part I - R. Whiting reports on his trip to this country, with photos; Among the Amazon Cannibals - Veteran prospector John Fairfax was captured by the cannibal Chunchos but managed to escape; Round the World in a Motor Boat - a picturesque account of the voyage of the Speejacks, with great photos; A Fight With a Bull Walrus - article with great photos; "Tapkabazi" - an Indian confidence trick; The "Devil's Post-Pile" - an extraordinary basalt rock formation in Southern California; and more 88 pages plus 16 pages of nostalgic ads. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Binding tight. A quality copy of this excellent vintage issue.

Title: The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Everybody, February [Feb.] 1923, Vol. 50, No. 298: The Soul of Burma

Author: Hogg, John Edwin; Walmsley, Leo; Gibson, Ashley; Whealen, James; Lees, G. Frederic; Elliot, H.W.; bailey, Elliot; Collins, Dale; Madsen, Chas.; "Nicola"; Von Elon, John L.

Categories: Military, Magazine Back Issues, Travel, Exploration & Adventure,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, The International New Company: 1923

Binding: Single Issue Magazine

Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

Seller ID: 346h5231

Keywords: Wide World Magazine, February 1923, Caught in a Death-Trap, motorcyclists, Mojave Desert, Californa, Three Asses in the Pyrenees, The Tale of "Old Bill", rogue elephant, Ceylon, Sri Lanka, My Escape From Dartmoor, Prison escapes, Round Cape Horn With a Deckload, James Whealen, Humbert Rulliere, convict settlements - Guiana, The Soul of Burma, R. Whiting, Myanmar, Cannibals - Amazon, John Fairfax, Chunchos, Round the World in a Motor Boat, Speejacks, A Fight With a Bull Walrus, Tapkabazi, confidence tricks - India, Devil's Post-Pile, Southern California,