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書名 The political censor, or Monthly review [electronic resource] : of the most interesting political occurrences, relative to the United States of America. By Peter Porcupine
出版項 Philadelphia [Penn.] : printed for Benjamin Davies, no. 68, High-Street, MDCCXCVI. [1796]
說明 v. ; 21 cm (8⁰)
Monthly, Mar.-Sept. 1796
Bimonthly, Jan-Feb. 1796
[January-February 1796]-
Ceased in Oct.? 1796
附註 'Peter Porcupine' = William Cobbett
Portion of title repeated as caption, with date of issue
September 1796 issue has variant title
Imprint includes year of publication
Imprints vary; Sept. 1796 reads in part: "Printed for, and sold by, William Cobbett"
Originally issued in wrappers; note on Mar. 1796 wrapper reads in part: "This work will be published on the last day of every month. Six Censors will make a volume, the sixth will ... contain a general index and table of contents."
Text of Mar. to May issues has continuous pagination, apart from preliminary leaves; Sept. issue paginated separately
Includes reports and commentary on the political situation in the United States. Author is anti-democratic, anti-French, anti-Thomas Paine. Sept. issue includes excerpts from George Chalmers' hostile biography of Paine. Note in the Sept. issue reads in part: "The history of Jacobinism will be published in the course of the next month [i.e. Oct. 1796], after which, the Political censor will be continued monthly, without interruption."
Reproduction of original from British Library
Some monthly issues survive in two states; for more specific bibliographic description see: Gaines, P.W. Cobbett. Some surviving copies not described by Gaines
Evans, 30219
Evans, 30221
Evans, 30223
Evans, 30225
Gaines, P.W. Cobbett, 13a
Gaines, P.W. Cobbett, 14a-b
Gaines, P.W. Cobbett, 17a-b
Gaines, P.W. Cobbett, 20a
Sabin, 14001
English Short Title Catalog, P6084
Monthly issues unnumbered; chronological designation only
First issue lacks designation; dated from text
No issues known to have been published between May and Sept. 1796; no issue published in Oct. 1796
Collected volume is not known to have been published
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2009 miunns
Monthly numbers Mar.-May 1796 appeared in two further editions, published by Cobbett; Sept. 1796 reprinted in 1797
Continued in Nov. 1796 by: Porcupine's Political censor
先前题名 Prospect from the Congress-gallery (CU-RivES)P6067
繼續 Porcupine's Political censor (CU-RivES) P6085
主題 Paine, Thomas 1737-1809 -- Public opinion -- Periodicals -- Early works to 1800
United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1809 -- Periodicals -- Early works to 1800
France -- Foreign relations -- United States -- Public opinion -- Periodicals -- Early works to 1800
Periodicals -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia. rbgenr
Alt Author Cobbett, William, 1763-1835. Author.
Chalmers, George, 1742-1825. Life of Thomas Paine. Selections
Alt Title Political censor
Political censor, etc
Monthly review
The political censor, for ..
The political censor; or Review of the most interesting political occurrences Sept. 1796
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