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: 216

Estimated Value: $3000

Title: American Magazine and Historical Chronicle
Category: 18th Century, Americana
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Date: September 1743
Published in: Boston, MA
The fifth American periodical and the first of a nonreligious nature to be published over a period greater than one year. A miscellaneous magazine with some reprinted literature, closely modeled after “London Magazine.” This issue is in the original state with the prospectus. Later title pages are embellished with a woodcut of Boston Harbor by J. Turner. Scarce, especially in wrappers.