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: 972

Estimated Value: $

Title: Columbian Monthly Magazine, or Monthly Miscellany
Category: 18th Century, Americana
Volume: 1-9
Date: September 1786 – December 1792
Published in: Philadelphia, PA
The “handsomest” and one of the most important magazines of the 18th century profusely and magnificently illustrated with engravings of the American landscape, maps, important personalities and illustrations for fiction and scientific articles. A truly remarkable record of the 18th century American culture. The supplement to volume 2 contains the Northwest Ordinance. This run contains all engravings. Vol. 7 – 8 as “Universal Asylum and Columbian Magazine.”