The Steven Lomazow Collection of American Periodicals

One of the largest periodical collection of all time. The Steven Lomazow Collection consists of almost 30 thousand issues dating back to the early 1700's.  A finer collection of periodical artwork you can't find any where else.


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Local ID: 196

Estimated Value: $6000

Title: American Law of Journal
Category: Law
Volume: 5
Date: 1814
Published in: Baltimore, MD
This volume is primarily devoted to the legal controversy between Edward Livingston and Thomas Jefferson. It contains “The Proceedings of the Government of the United States in Maintaining the Public Right to the Beach of the Missisipi [sic], adjacent to new-Orleans Against the Intrusion of Edward Livingston” prepared and with additional notes by the Author. The three maps used to illustrate the case are present. This is one of very few original Jefferson appearances in an American periodical. Rare, valuable and important.