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Public Advertiser

Title
Public Advertiser [electronic resource].
Publication
London : printed by W[ells]. Egelsham at Mr. [Henry] Woodfall's, the corner of Ivy-Lane, Pater noster-Row, where advertisements of a moderate length are taken in at two shillings each: also at the Universal Register-Office, opposite Cecil-street in the Strand, and in Bishopsgate-street; by G. Woodfall, next Craig's Court, Charing-Cross; Mr. [John] Shuckburgh, between Temple Gate, in Fleet-street; and Mr. [James] Brackstone, at the Globe, in Cornhill, 1752-1793.
Electronic Resource
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Details

Additional Authors
Publication Date
  • No. 5645 (Friday, December 1, 1752)-
  • Ceased December 1793; title changed to The Public advertiser, or Political and literary diary on Jan. 1. 1794.
Description
v.; 2°.
Series Statement
17th-18th century Burney Collection newspapers
Uniform Title
  • Public advertiser (London, England : 1752)
  • 17th-18th century Burney Collection newspapers
Subjects
Genre/Form
Newspapers.
Note
  • Reproduction of the originals from the Burney Collection, the British Library (London).
  • Imprint from colophon.
  • Imprint varies.
  • 21 Nov. 1768-19 Dec. 1769 issues contain letters signed "Junius" (i.e. Charles Fearne); 1779 issues contain letters signed "Democritus."
  • Issues for: 11 Jan. 1792-31 Oct. 1793 contain 41 anonymous essays entitled "The crisis," written by Hervey Morres, Viscount Mountmorres, and dealing with issues of Catholic toleration, public credit, and the Irish situation. These essays were reprinted separately in 1794 and 1795:
  • At foot of p.[1]: Advertisements for this paper are taken in at Lloyd's Coffee-House in Lombard-Street.
  • Description based on: No. 5645 (Friday, December 1, 1752); title from caption.
  • Latest issue consulted: Number 18576 (Tuesday, December 24, 1793).
  • NCBEL and Ward conflate this title and the succeeding title.
Indexed In (note)
  • NCBEL,
  • NCBEL,
  • NCBEL,
  • NCBEL,
  • Crane & Kaye,
  • Goldsmith,
  • Times handlist,
  • Ward, W.S. Index of Serials,
Numbering (note)
  • Numbering continues from previous title.
  • Issue numbering is irregular throughout; several issues are misdated.
Reproduction (note)
  • Electronic reproduction.
OCLC
643154440
Title
Public Advertiser [electronic resource].
Imprint
London : printed by W[ells]. Egelsham at Mr. [Henry] Woodfall's, the corner of Ivy-Lane, Pater noster-Row, where advertisements of a moderate length are taken in at two shillings each: also at the Universal Register-Office, opposite Cecil-street in the Strand, and in Bishopsgate-street; by G. Woodfall, next Craig's Court, Charing-Cross; Mr. [John] Shuckburgh, between Temple Gate, in Fleet-street; and Mr. [James] Brackstone, at the Globe, in Cornhill, 1752-1793.
Current Frequency
Daily (except Sunday)
Series
17th-18th century Burney Collection newspapers
17th-18th century Burney Collection newspapers [electronic resource].
Indexed In:
NCBEL, II:1328
NCBEL, II:1284
NCBEL, II:1286
NCBEL, II:1289
Crane & Kaye, 393
Goldsmith, 37514
Times handlist, p. 43
Ward, W.S. Index of Serials, p. 134
Numbering
Numbering continues from previous title.
Issue numbering is irregular throughout; several issues are misdated.
Reproduction
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.
Local Note
Images from the source library are selected or scattered issues as well as various editions of the cataloged title and related titles (where indicated in the MARC record) as representative of the general publishing history of the title during the 17th and 18th centuries.
Connect to:
Chronological Term
1603-1800
Place of Publication
Great Britain England London.
Added Author
Fearne, Charles, 1724-1794.
Mountmorres of Castlemorres, Hervey Redmond Morres, Viscount, 1745 or 6-1797. Crisis. No. 1-41.
Continues
General advertiser (London, England : 1744)
Continued By
Public advertiser, or Political and literary diary
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