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.


Dr. Steven Lomazow
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Local ID: 581

Estimated Value: $300

Title: Bookman, A Literary Journal
Category: Literary
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Date: February 1895
Published in: New York, NY
The longest-lived of American monthlies devoted mainly to books and literary matters, “unsurpassed in variety, attractiveness and importance in the field”. It also contains important literary contributions, including the first appearance of Edith Wharton (June 1899) and fiction by Stevenson, Hardy, Kipling and Doyle. It is also notable for coining and promoting the term “best-seller.” Superseded by American Review.