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: 642

Estimated Value: $3000

Title: Broadway Journal
Category: Literary, Edgar Allan Poe
Volume: 1
Issue: 1-26
Date: January – June 1845
Published in: New York, NY
A scarce and highly sought weekly journal, containing literary reviews, art, theatre criticism, music, politics and poetry. It was founded and initially edited by Charles F. Briggs. Edgar Allan Poe, who contributed frequently, later assumed the editorship and utilized his position in a sometimes controversial manner. Lowell was also a contributor, prior to being alienated by a change in the journal’s policies concerning abolitionism.