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Original Weekly Magazine

DATED 1916

Approx 21 pages (42 sides).


This first part of the description features a list of images/photographs etc:

The Hon. Joan Dickson-Poynder - frontispiece photo by Miss Compton Collier. Info. later Grigg, Baroness Altrincham.

Torcello, Italy:

Waterway near the Cathedral.

Santa Tosca.

Peacock Screen of Torcello - fp.

Cathedral Interior.

Detail of Peacock Screen.

The Czar's (Emperor of Russia) historic English Plate x5 photos.

Army Remount Service: A Redmount Depot Somewhere in England x6 photos of horses being trained for the war.

West Wycombe Buckinghamshire Part II. Home of Sir John Lindsay Dashwood - x13photos. incl. Robert Adam's Design for Kitchen and Stable Wing.

Lobster Fisheries and Their Conservation: Claw of Lobster in Process of Moulting - small diagra,

What Surrey Has Done for the War:

Lieutenant Colonel L. Fisher-Rowe - Mortally Wounded, at Neuve Chapelle.

Lieut. Harold Martin Soames.

Lt. Colin Jardine.

Captain A. Leigh-Bennett.

2nd Lt. L. A. Lagden - Middx Regt

Capt. Ronald Owen Lagden - Missing.

Lt. R. B. Lagden - Wounded.

Lt. Col. F. H. Fairtlough - Killed in Action.

Lt. F. M. Eastwood - Killed near Ypres.

Capt. H. S. Smart - KIA at Festubert.

2nd Lt. S. H. Le Marchant - Died of Wounds.

Lt. L. W. M. Howard - KIA.

Lord Onslow - IN the Intelligence Corps in France

Correspondence from Readers:

The Shepherds of South Greece and A Theocritan Shepherd With Modern Rifle - from H.B.

Women and the Motor Plough - from D. H. Irwin.

Old Weather Glasses: Two Hundred Year Old Barometer - from Albert Wade.

Children on Donkey.

Waring and Gillow Advert - fp

Chapel of St Andrew in Westminster Cathedral x5 photos

Property Supplement:

Ladbroke Hall estate, Waqrwicks x2pics.

One Acreem East Blatchington, Seaford.

Plus many more but not named.



This second part of the description lists regular features and articles (no images unless specified above):

Country Notes.

Opposition to Conscription.

Before a High Altar - Poem by V. H. Friedlaender

Art and Life - Poem by M. G. Meugens.

Torcello by Sir Martin Conway.

The Starlight Express by Stephen Graham - The Play.

Tales of Country Life; The Second Time by V. H. Friedlaender

The Czars Plate by E. Alfred Jones.

Gardening by H.C. - Pruning Apples, Pears and Plums.

Grayling in the River Wharfe by H. Mortimer Batten

west Wycombe Part II by Arthur T. Bolton.

Natural History of the Lobster by W. T. Calman.

A Frenchman on England by A. Clutton Brock.

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Edward Burgess Hudson (1854 -1936) was the founder of Country Life magazine in 1897. This is an original USED vintage magazine not a scan and not a later re-print. If there is a particular date you require in regards to this item eg. for a birthday or anniversary etc please ask.

It measures 365x235mm (14.25 x 9.25inches ). The titled, priced and dated frontispiece page is present; but the outer cover, property, advertising, and other article supplement pages (approx 6) have been removed as it was bound without the exterior cover or end-pages. The front page is detached. The spine is completely loose (non-existent) with binding witness marks through-out, where once bound (see scans). The pages are loose. There is a little age yellowing but this apart, the pages are fairly clean. The images vary in size and are in b/w unless otherwise stated. PLEASE NOTE: There are pages missing; but what I have described above IS present - so if you are looking for something in particular in this issue PLEASE ASK. The process of the page numbering carry on from the previous issue, therefore do not start at number 1.

The description of the contents above are in my own words and not necessarily what is written on the original page."Info." in the description is my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the text.This item will be packaged in a tube and sent RM small parcels (too big for lge. letter). Please note that I don't make profit on postage and packing; it is done at cost. The only profit made is by ebay as they charge me approx. 10% on what I charge for postage.


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Condition Used
Product Code SOLD
Weight 0.3kg