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: 4336

Estimated Value: $2,000

Title:  Smoker
Category:  Humor, Commercial
Volume:  1
Issue:  1
Date:  December 1877
Published in:  New York, NY
 “A humorous illustrated, and instructive monthly for the smoker.” Notable for a number of reasons, including rare, early illustration by Palmer Cox, The masthead has his earliest images resembling his “Brownies”. Edited by Oscar Hammerstein. Probably unique.