Place Published: Philadelphia
Publisher: Leonard Scott
Date Published: 1886
Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Soft Cover
5-1/2" by 8" , 300 pages, paper cover chipped and tears on back page, cover starting to separate on inside, good condition only. This is the October, 1886 issue of The Edinburgh Review magazine, published in Philadelphia (this is the American Edition). It has a 33 page article titled "Letters and Dispatches of Horatio Viscount Nelson" . The article is a summary of a newly published collection of Admiral Nelson's letters.
A selection, chiefly from the seven volumes edited by Sir N. H. Nicolas, with a few additions, " made with the view of bringing within a moderate compass Nelson's own exposition of his professional life." Reviewed in The Edinburgh Review, vol. 164, pp. 542-575. 1886.
Other content in the magazine is:
* The Third Invasion of France
* Insect Ravages
* The Architectural History of Cambridge
* A Century of Irish Government
* Ancient Marbles in Great Britain
* Walpole's History of England
* The New House of Commons
The Edinburgh Review, or The Critical Journal, Scottish magazine that was published from 1802 to 1929, and which contributed to the development of the modern periodical and to modern standards of literary criticism.
Good. Item #204