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: 725

Estimated Value: $100

Title: Carey’s Library of Choice Literature
Category: Miscellany, Biography, History, Travels, Novels, Poetry
Volume: 1-2
Issue: 1-52
Date: October 1835 – September 1836
Published in: Philadelphia, PA
An unillustrated weekly, containing mostly serial reprinted European fiction and travel. The original wrappers are bound in at the end of volume 2 and contain a separate “Literary Chronicle” of reviews, excerpts and advertising. The first issue to be numbered and dated is no. 6 (November 7 1835).