Provides full-text, digital images from the Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center collection of 17th and 18th century newspapers and periodicals. Topics covered include the writings of Sir Isaac Newton, the French Revolution, reviews of literature and fashion throughout Europe, political debates, and coffee house gossip and discussion.
Access Locations: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL)
Subjects: Manuscripts and Rare Books; Historical Newspapers; International Newspapers; Language and Literature; Political Science
Notes: Supports studies of the Eighteenth Century, including Literature, the Theatre, the origins and rise of Romanticism, Politics, Revolution and Rebellion, Social issues, Gender, Society Life, Religion and the influence of the Press. The titles chosen for this project have been screened carefully against the databases EEBO (Early English Newspapers) and ECCO (Eighteenth Century Collections Online) so that there is no duplication whatsoever with these projects. The material reproduced in this new digital project covers many rare items not held by the British Library.
Dates of Coverage: 1699-1812
Output Type: Print, Download