New York: The New Yorker, 1937. Hardcover. Issues of the iconic magazine featuring journalism, commentary, criticism, essays, fiction, satire, poetry and above all, cartoons. Bound in the original publisher's blue binder, original wrappers bound in (one ruffled at foredge), and with the Christmas Gift Order form for 1937, making it a beautiful period piece.
14 issues include: January 2, January 16 (S. J. Perelman story, "Midwinter Facial Trends"; cover by Will Cotton), February 6, February 20, February 27, March 13, April 17, March 8, May 15, May 22, May 29, June 5, December 4, and December 18, 1937 (James Thurber fiction, cover by Will Cotton). 4to binder, blue gilt cloth with embossed New Yorker title at front board. Very good condition. Item #25125