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Miss Leslie's magazine : home book of fashion, literature and domestic economy.

Other Title:
Home book of fashion, literature and domestic economy
Publication:
[Philadelphia : Morton McMichael, 1843-
Format/Description:
Journal/Periodical
1 v. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Monthly
No. 1 (Jan. 1843)-
Ceased with issue for Dec. 1843.
Continued By:
Ladies' magazine (Philadelphia, Pa. : 1844)
Subjects:
Fashion -- Periodicals.
Home economics -- Periodicals.
Women -- Periodicals.
Fashion.
Home economics.
Women
Form/Genre:
Periodicals.
Place of Publication:
United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Notes:
Edited by Eliza Leslie.
Succeeded by 'The Ladies Magazine of Literature, Fashion and the Arts' edited by T. S. Arthur (1844).
"In point of embellishment, Miss Leslie's Magazine will continue to deserve the superiority which has already been awarded to it ... Hitherto the magazines of this country have presented a dull, unvarying round of pictorial illustrations ... We gave a sample in our first number, by furnishing a style of embellishment which, until we applied it, had not been dreamed of."--Publishers Table, February 1843.
Magazine featured series of magazine embellishment that capitalized on the latest innovations in graphic arts: colored mezzotint, lithotint, steel engravings using colored inks, embossed engravings, die-cut fashion plates layered one on top of the other and art of medal ruling.
Local notes:
Culture Class Collection copy is 1 v. (January-December 1843).
Culture Class Collection copy has spine partly disbound.
Penn Chronology:
1843
Contributor:
Leslie, Eliza, 1757-1858.
Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
American Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Miss Leslie's magazine
OCLC:
701736784
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