Title The Land of Sunshine: The Magazine of California and the West. Volume IX, No. 6, November, 1898.
Book Condition Collectible: Very Good
Publisher Los Angeles: Land of Sunshine Publishing Co., 1898.
Illustrator Maynard Dixon.
Seller ID R03879
8vo. 9 1/4 x 6 1/4 inches. [x], 279-316,  pp. The leaves at the front and rear are jam-packed with period advertising, index to the entire Volume IX, illustrated with photographic illustrations, frontispiece illustration by Maynard Dixon to accompany Constance Goddard DuBois' "A Soul in Bronze, a California Novel," being syndicated in these pages; text clean, unmarked. Original printed wrappers with yapp edges; binding square and tight, unopened, light soiling and wear to edges. Very Good. SINGLE ISSUE of Charles Lummis' important magazine, the first illustrated monthly magazine to provide complete coverage of life in California and the Pacific Basin. Articles and images of the far West on various topics relating to the people and lands they inhabit. Contents for November 1898 include a frontispiece by Maynard Dixon to illustrate the syndicated "A Soul in Bronze, a California Novel" by Constance Goddard DuBois, "In Old Manila" by Juan del Rio, illustrated with photographs; "From Hawaii" by a Special Correspondent, illustrated with photographs; "Summer Birds of the Redwoods" by Chas. A. Keeler, illustrated by Louise M. Keeler; "A Soul in Bronze, a California Novel" by Constance Goddard DuBois, "Sun and Orange" a poem by Julia Boynton Green; "In the Lion's Den" by Lummis; "That Which is Written," reviews by Lummis; "The Angle of Reflection," editorial department by Margaret Collier Graham; "Return of the Seventh Regiment" and "Battery D" documenting California service units returning from the Spanish American War, illustrated with photographs.
Charles Fletcher Lummis, Maynard Dixon, The Land of Sunshine, The Magazine of California and the West, Popular Culture, California, Hawaii, Manila, Ornithology, Chas. A. Keeler, California Fiction, Poetry