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Title [The Complete magazine of knowledge and pleasure [electronic resource] : containing the greatest variety of original pieces, ... embellished with a great variety of prints and maps.]
Imprint [London [England] : publish'd monthly according to Act of Parliament, by J. Payne, at the Feathers in Pater-noster row, [1764]]
Descript 7 v., plates (some fold.) : ill., maps ; 21 cm. (8⁰)
Monthly
[Volume I. for 1764.] April 1764-
Ceased in Oct. 1764
Note Title from engraved general title page; monthly issue lacks individual t.p. or wrapper
Short title given as caption on first page of text
Imprint from collected issue title page
Imprint lacks date; year of publication from designation of issue
With printer's ornament on title page
Prefatory note to the reader follows title page in copy cataloged
Direction line of first p. of text reads: Comp. Mag. April 1764
Includes history, current events, politics, essays on social questions, military and civil preferments, theatrical criticism and a list of current performances, poetry, occasional music, current events for each month including marriages, deaths and stock prices; also includes numbered esssays: The Traveller
Reproduction of original from Bodleian Library (Oxford)
Frontis. = plate
NCBEL, II:1304
Crane & Kaye, 1135
English Short Title Catalog, P3014
With chronological designation only
Collected issue title page numbered, but intended no. of issues for each volume not given
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2009 miunns
Monthly issues collected as: The Complete museum of knowledge and pleasure
Merged with: The Universal museum: or gentleman's and lady's polite magazine of history, politics and literature in Nov. 1764, to form: The Universal museum and complete magazine of knowledge and pleasure
Related Wrk Complete magazine of knowlege and pleasure (London, England : Collected issues)
Cont'd By Universal museum: or Gentleman's and lady's polite magazine of history, politics and literature
Universal museum and complete magazine of knowledge and pleasure
Subject Social policy -- England -- Public opinion -- Periodicals -- Early works to 1800
Theater -- England -- History -- 18th century -- Periodicals -- Early works to 1800
Travel writing -- Periodicals -- Early works to 1800
English literature -- 18th century -- Periodicals -- Early works to 1800
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1760-1789 -- Periodicals -- Early works to 1800
Great Britain -- History -- George III, 1760-1820 -- Periodicals -- Early works to 1800
Periodicals -- England -- 18th century. rbgenr
Unif Title Complete magazine of knowledge and pleasure (London, England : Monthly)
Alt Title Complete magazine
The complete magazine
Traveller
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