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The Strand, 1891 (Vols. 1 and 2)

Download the entire first edition of The Strand:
Vol. 1: January-June 1891 - 662 pages - Contents

Vol. 2: July-December 1891 - 670 pages - Contents

Volume 1: January-June 1891

The Story of the Strand (the street)
The Metropolitan Fire Brigade
At the Animals' Hospital
A Night with the Thames Police
Our Money Manufactory
Letters from Artists on Ladies' Dress
At the Children's Hospital
Pictures with Histories
Birthday Cards
The Night at the Grand Chartreuse - J.E. Muddock
Stories of the Victoria Cross: Told by Those who Have Won It
Babies (a multicultural look at child care)
A New Industry for Ladies (gardening)
The State of the Law Courts
Jamrach's (a bizarre London shop)
A Day with an East-End Photographer
Old Stone Signs of London
Child Workers in London
Humours of the Post Office
How the Blind are Educated - Edward Salmon
A Night in an Opium Den
A Silver Harvest (Cornish pilchard fishermen)
The Home for Lost Dogs

The Queen of Spades - Alexander Pushkin
The Pistol Shot - Alexander Pushkin
A Passion in the Desert - Balzac
Making an Angel - J. Harwood Panting
The Architect's Wife - Antonio Trueba
Jerry Stokes - Grant Allen
The Voice of Science
The Thing that Glistened - Frank Stockton
The Notorious Miss Anstruther - E.W. Hornung
Out of a Pioneer's Trunk - Bret Harte

Children's Fiction
The Two Genies - Voltaire
Barak Hageb and His Wives - Moritz Jokal
The Stone Breaker - Quatrelles
The Spider's Web - Jacques Normand
The Enchanted Whistle - Alexandre Dumas
The Hermit - Voltaire

Volume 2: July-December 1891

A Regiment on Wheels
The State of the Law Courts (part 4)
Cats - J. Maclaren Cobban
Celebrities at Play
In and About Newmarket
The Music of Birds
Up a Shot Tower
Young Tommy Atkins
Street-Corner Men
The Foundling Hospital
Wild Animal Training
Some Curious Inventions
The Charge of the Light Brigade - Private James Lamb
Notes on Jonathan's Daughters - Max O'Rell
Smuggler's Devices
The Street Games of Children - Frances Low
Ghosts - Irving Montagu
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
  • A Scandal in Bohemia
  • The Red-Headed League
  • A Case of Identity
  • The Boscombe Valley Mystery
  • The Five Orange Pips
  • The Man with the Twisted Lip

    The Bundle of Letters - Moritz Jokal
    The Postmistress of Laurel Run - Bret Harte
    Otto's Folly

    Children's Fiction
    The King and the Artist - Mariana Monteiro
    The Blue Cat - Daniel Dare
    The Lucky Coin
    Fairy Dust - George Sand

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