1835. Item #74189
HALL, JAMES, ed. WESTERN MONTLY MAGAZINE. Cincinnati. 1835-1536. Feb, 1835; May 1835-Feb, 1836; April-May 1836; August 1836; October 1836; April-March 1837. 16 numbers in all. One bound volume of 6 issues the rest in wrappers. Last page of June 1835 number missing a small piece. A couple or wrappers missing or detached otherwise very good. A small interrupted run of this rare western periodical. The editor, Hall, was a leading literary figure of the western country. Each number consists of approximately 50 pages and includes local news and history, book reviews, literary works; the focus being on Ohio Kentucky, Cincinnati and the western country in the 1830s. Graff 2089, Mott 1, pp595-96, Sabin 102996.