The Cornhill Magazine. Vol. I. January to June 1860. London: Smith, Elder & Co. 65, Cornhill, 1860. London: Printed by Smith, Elder & Co., Little Green Arbour Court, E. C. vii, 760p. 12 plates. 1 fold-out map. (between pages 120-121). The fold-out map is entitled: ‘A chart showing the tracks of the Yacht Fox despatched by Lady Franklin under the command of Captn. McClintock, R. N. in search of H. M. Ships Erebus & Terror 1857 to 1859.’ Robin de Beaumont’s notes regarding the price of this copy are on the front pastedown and on a separate paper slip. On the paper slip he has written of this magazine: ‘ Publisher’s red morocco cloth original blind stamped, gilt titling to front covers and spines, some volumes partially unopened. Apart from a small snag to the spine of vol. 7 and vol. 14 with “vol. 4” [blocked on the] spine; a magnificent, bright set in quite exceptional condition and unfoxed. Individual volumes are common, but a run in this condition of its finest years is unusual.’ Eac… (See Merlin record for full description)
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