New York: The Independent Vol XLVIII July 16, 1896 No. 2485. Original newspaper with two stitch marks along the spine, else very good in original wraps. Outer paper spine lightly discolored and chipped at extremities. Folio (approximately 15 1/2" by 10 3/4"). The Independent was a weekly newspaper with a religious direction published in New York between 1848 - 1923. This issue contains an article on Robert Burns, Entomology, book reviews, fine art, as well as many other conservative religious articles.