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|Mott, Frank Luther. A History of American Magazines vol. 2: 1850-1865. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1938. Mott sketch of North American Review (pp. 219-61) also appeared as "One Hundred and Twenty Years," in the North American Review, June 1935, pp. 144-74.|
|Peterson, Theodore. Magazines in the Twentieth Century. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1964.|
|Tebbel, John. The American Magazine: A Compact History. New York: Hawthorne Books, 1969.|
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Library of Congress; University of Missouri at St. Louis.
North American Review and Miscellaneous Journal, May 1815-April 1821; thereafter, North American Review.