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Item # 615469
March 3, 1798
THE WEEKLY MAGAZINE, Philadelphia, March 3, 1798 An uncommon title which lasted only from Feb., 1798 thru June, 1799, during which time it was suspended for 6 months due to the death of the editor. Mostly literary content but the issue begins with "Essay III....on the Amusing Accomplishments of Drawings, Shading & Painting..." which also includes a full page plate (unusual in this title).
Near the back is: "Intelligence" which has recent news of the day.
Complete in 32 pages, 5 1/4 by 8 1/4 inches, very nice condition.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's