Appleton's Magazine was an American magazine about books and literature. Founded by Seymour Eaton in 1903 as The Booklovers Magazine, it was purchased by D. Appleton & Company in 1904. Its name was changed to Appleton's Booklovers Magazine and finally to Appleton's Magazine. Publication ended in 1909.[1] Its peak circulation was around 100,000 copies.[2]

D. Appleton & Company had previously published a similar journal of literature, science and art called Appletons' Journal (1869–1881).[3]


  1. ^ "The Online Books Page presents Serial Archive Listings for Appleton's Magazine". University of Pennsylvania. Retrieved July 12, 2013. 
  2. ^ Cary D. Wintz, ed. (2004). "Booklovers Magazine". Encyclopedia of the Harlem Renaissance: A-J. Taylor & Francis. pp. 173–174. ISBN 978-1-57958-457-3. 
  3. ^ Ockerbloom, John Mark. "Appletons' Journal". The Online Books Page. Retrieved 2017-01-27. 

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