The gentleman's magazine, and historical chronicle, for the year ... /
by Sylvanus Urban, Gent.
|Format:||JOURNAL / SERIAL|
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London : Printed by Edw. Cave, 1736-
London : Printed by John Nichols for David Henry.
London : Printed by Nichols and Son.
Title page vignette.
No more published.
New Series began in 1808, 1834, 1856, 1866, 1868. After Jan., 1783 vols. publ. half yearly. The original numbering of the vols. was discontinued in Jan., 1834, and resumed again in July 1856 as No. 201. This was apparently an editorial error for No. 200, see "Notes and Queries". II. Ser. ii., 388, 477 ; iii. 16. "Entirely New Series" commencing June, 1868, continued until June, 1876 only (16vols), after which old numbering was again reverted to.
Vol. numbers irregular: v. 53-103 are each in 2 pts. and are later counted as v. 53-154; v. 155-199 called new ser., v.1-45; v. 200 omitted in numbering; v. 201-219 called also new ser., v. 1-19; v. 220-224 called also new ser., v.1-5; v. 225-241 called " entirely" new ser., v. 1-17; v. 242-248 called v. 240-246.
Description based on: Vol. 6 (1736); vol. numbering and title from vol. title page.
Latest issue consulted: Vol. 72, pt. 2 (1802).
Physical description: v., plates : ill. ; 19-22 cm.
Publication Frequency: Monthly
Indexes: General index: Vols. 1 (1731)-56 (1786). 2 v. (Includes index to earlier title).
Caption title: Gentleman's magazine
|Continues:||Gentleman's magazine, or, monthly intelligencer|
|Continued by:||Gentleman's magazine(London, England : 1868)|