Greyfriars Herald juvenile mag. S Holmes 1915-16 lot 1-9 issues Rebus puzzlesBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Magazines, Early 20th Century Periodicals, Children's Magazines, Illustrated Magazines, Humor, World War I).
The Greyfriars Herald, ed. by Harry Wharton & Co.
Published weekly, 1915-16, London by The Fleetway House.
9 issues, each 20 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout.
All covers feature rebuses and short stories inspired by Sherlock Holmes.
Illustrated paper wrappers. Lot of 9 continuous issues of this short-lived World War I era children's humor magazine. Includes issues #1-9, November 20th 1915 - January 15th 1916 (out of a total of 18 issues published).
Set is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Set is not new or in "new" condition.
Bindings age worn, yet still remain overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is clean, internally well preserved, little staining or soiling, any flaws of a minor type unworthy of specific mention.
Still attractive on the shelf. Sett displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail and our best attempt to convey how this antique set survives.
Book Measures c. 9 1/12" H x 6 3/4" W.