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: 2454

Estimated Value: $4,000

Title: Lippincott’s Monthly
Category: Literary, Arthur Conan Doyle, Sherlock Holmes
Volume: 1
Issue: 270
Date: February 1890
Published in: Philadelphia, PA
The first American appearance of Sherlock Holmes, in Arthur Conan Doyle’s “Sign of Four.” This is the second state with the ads dated ‘February 1890’. (see: Green and Gibson, p. 37.) (Thanks to Peter Stern.)