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: 1297

Estimated Value: $600

Title: Empire Ladies and Gentlemen’s Magazine
Category: Miscellany, Edgar Allan Poe
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Date: May 1848
Published in: New York, NY
A weekly literary miscellany edited by M. Hardin Andrews, established as “a weekly metropolitan magazine of literature, refinement, fine arts, fashion, gossip, & news.” It contains much original material. On page 13 there is a brief review of a work by Edgar A. Poe. Whether or not the text above is attributable to Poe is unclear. No reference to the existence of this magazine has been found. ULS or OCLC.