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: 10016

Estimated Value: $1,000

Title:  National Magazine, or, A Political, Historical, Biographical and Literary Repository.
Category:  Politics
Volume:  1
Issue:  1
Date:  June 1799
Published in:  Richmond, VA
 This very rare issue, in wrappers, of the first magazine published in Virginia contains ads and a prospectus not found in the bound volume. Its content includes the first magazine printing of the Virginia Constitution, “Kentucky Resolutions” attributed to Thomas Jefferson and much about the Alien and Sedition act, under which the brother of the editor, James Lyon, was brought to trial.