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Only lasted for six issues...



Item # 670206 THE LITERARY MUSEUM OR MONTHLY MAGAZINE, West Chester, Pennsylvania, April, 1797  This was a short-lived magazine, existing only from January thru June, 1797.
Among the articles is a very nice: "Description Of The Mississippi River" which takes over 4 pages. Also: "Some Account of the Snakes of North America, and of the Humming Bird" which takes 5 pages.
At the back are news reports, including an item which reports the beginning of troubles with France that would become known as the XYZ Affair. And also a report on an Indian attack in Kentucky.
Complete in 56 pages, wide, never-trimmed margins, 6 by 9 inches, great condition.

Category: The 1600's and 1700's