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Eighteenth century journals from the Hope Collection at the Bodleian Library, Oxford [microform]
Bib ID 3597117
Format MicroformMicroform, BookBook
Description Marlborough, Wiltshire, Eng. : Adam Matthew Publications, 2000 
20 microfilms : ill. ; 35 mm. + 1 guide ( 68 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.) 
ISBN 1857111443
1857111443
Summary

Brings together 76 rare journals printed between 1714 and 1799 illuminating all aspects of eighteenth century social, political, and literary life. Many are ephemeral, lasting only a handful of issues, others run for several years. Offers a manageable resource with which to examine a whole range of issues relating to the eighteenth century and offers a wide variety of perspectives on the debates of the day.

Full contents
  • Reel 1. The town talk (1715) ; The fish pool (1718) ; The plebian (1719) ; The old Whig (1719) ; The spinster (1719) ; The controller (1714) ; The critick (1718) ; Daily benefactor (1715) ; The director (1720-21) ; The doctor (1718) ; The entertainer (1718)
  • reel 2. The free-thinker (1718-21) ; The tribune (1729)
  • reel 3. The anti-theatre (1720) ; The theatre (1720) ; The humourist (1720)
  • reel 4. Cato's letters (1720-23)
  • reel 5. The country gentleman (1726) ; The free Briton (1729-35)
  • reel 6. The comedian (1732) ; The Christian's amusement (1740-41) ; The weekly history (1741-42) ; The spy at Oxford/Cambridge (1744) ; The national journal (1746)
  • reel 7. The fool (1746-47) ; The bee reviv'd (1750)
  • reel 8. The kápelion (1750-51) ; The Covent Garden journal (1752) ; The devil (1755) ; The entertainer (1754) ; The rhapsodist (1757) ; The centinel (1757) ; The royal female magazine (1760) ; Meddler (1760)
  • reel 9. The world (1753-56)
  • reel 10. The genius (1762) ; The gentleman (1775) ; The adventurer (1753) ; Terrae-filius (1763) ; The budget (1764) ; The north Briton (1764) ; The wallet (1764) ; Wilkes and liberty (1764) ; A letter from J-n W-s (1764) ; The Covent Garden chronicle (1768) ; The theatrical monitor (1767) ; The crisis (1775-76)
 
Notes

Index on reel 1.

Accompanying guide's consultant editor, Masao Kaiho ; introduction by Jeremy Black.

Subjects Bodleian Library. Hope Collection -- Catalogs.  |  Civilization, Modern -- 18th century -- Sources.  |  English literature -- 18th century -- Sources.  |  English literature -- 18th century -- Periodicals -- Bibliography -- Microform catalogs.
Other authors/contributors Kaiho, Masao  |  Bodleian Library. Hope Collection
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Accompanying guide entitled: Eighteenth century journals from the Hope Collection at the Bodleian Library, Oxford : a listing and guide to the microfilm collection

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