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.
Estimated Value: $300
|Title:||Ladies’ Home Journal and Practical Housekeeper|
|Issue:||4, 10, 11|
|Date:||March, September – October 1884|
|Published in:||Philadelphia, PA|
|The three earliest issues located of the the preeminent ladies magazine. Founded by Louisa Knapp (Mrs. Cyrus Curtis), it began as an unpretentious supplement to a farm family paper. It soon expanded, under the wing of Curtis Publishing and editor Edward Bok, into an influential monthly journal, containing the best American fiction, intimate personality sketches and fine illustrations by, among others, Maxfield Parrish and Norman Rockwell.|