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Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Extent: 1 book
Miss Leslie’s Magazine was a monthly women’s magazine of literature and fashion published in Philadelphia from January of 1843 to July of 1846, when it was absorbed by Godey’s Lady’s Book. This book contains volumes 1 and 2 of Miss Leslie’s Magazine, dating from January 1843 to December 1843; each volume contains 6 issues. Eliza Leslie was a Philadelphia-born writer of popular cookbooks, children’s stories, and guides for women on domestic life and work. Miss Leslie’s Magazine incorporates Leslie’s recipes and instructions for maintaining a household with fashion plates, essays, and stories and poems from contributing writers such as N.P. Willis, Lydia H. Sigourney, T. S. Arthur, Park Benjamin, and Miss Leslie.