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: 3141

Estimated Value: $1,000

Title: New World
Category: Miscellany
Volume: 1-5
Issue: 26
Date: June 1840 – December 1842
Published in: New York, NY
A weekly miscellany, edited by the former editors of “Brother Jonathan” (428), Parl Benjamin and Rufus Griswold, as well as Greeley’s partner, Jonas Wincester. It was subtitled “A Weekly Journal of Popular Literature, Science, Music and the Arts, Containing the Latest Works by Distinguished Authors, Sermons by Eminent Divines, Original and Selected Tales and Poetry &c.”, and contained mostly reprinted literature, with notable exceptions. It was also published in a ‘mammoth’ edition.