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: 10346

Estimated Value: $2,000

Title:  Frank Leslie’s Illustrated Newspaper.
Category:  Miscellany, Civil War
Volume:  1
Issue:  50
Date:  1860
Published in:  New York, NY

Frank Leslie’s Illustrated Newspaper. Vol. 9, No. 214 (January 7, 1860) to Vol. 11, No. 266 (December 29, 1860), a total of 50 issues (January 14, May 5 and May 26 issues never bound in), bound in one volume. Binding poor, front board detached, spine badly chipped. Contents VG, clean, a few short tears, one marginal hole with loss. Frontispiece and index for volume 9 bound in. All double spreads bound in as foldouts, except two which are bound through. All seven quadruple spreads nicely folded in, two with archival repairs and slivers of loss, one with some crinkling.