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: 10347

Estimated Value: $2,000

Title:  Frank Leslie’s Illustrated Newspaper
Category:  Miscellany, Civil War
Volume:  1
Issue:  51
Date:  1861
Published in:  New York, NY

Frank Leslie’s Illustrated Newspaper. Vol. 11, No. 267 (January 5, 1861) to Vol. 13, No. 318 (December 28, 1861), a total of 51 issues (October 19 issue never published), bound in one volume. Binding poor, boards nearly detached, spine badly worn. Contents VG, fresh, some small tears, soiling to two pages, archival repair to one. All double spreads bound in as foldouts, six with archival repairs and two of those with loss. All four quadruple spreads folded in, two of those still damaged with loss (including the map of the South), and the other laid in.