Author:Luxon, Norval Neil

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Niles' Weekly Register; News Magzine of the Nineteenth Century

By: Luxon, Norval Neil

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Westport, Connecticut, Greenwood Press: 1970

Edition: First Greenwood Edition

Seller ID: 20792

Condition: Fine


Crisp, as new book originally published in 1947 by Louisiana University Press. Light brown boards excellent with no bumps or soil. Pages likewise pristine. Only fault is former owner's name wirtten small at upper corner of front free endpaper. Illustration depecting Hezikiah Niles as a young man at frontis. Illustrated with facsimile pages. Chronicles the history and evolution of an American news magazine spanning 1811 to 1849. Chapters cover the founder, Hezikiah Niles, and other editors, news and editorials, the publication's politics, Anglo-American relations, Latin America, The West, road... View more info