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The weekly journal, or, British gazetteer [microform].
imprint
London [England] : Printed and sold by James Read, in White-Fryers, near Fleet-Street, 1716-1730.
description
v.
format(s)
Microform, Newspaper
Holdings
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pub. began/ended
1716-1730.
imprint
London [England] : Printed and sold by James Read, in White-Fryers, near Fleet-Street, 1716-1730.
current frequency
Weekly
general note
"Being the freshest advices foreign and domestick."
Editorship sometimes attributed to George Read.
Imprint from colophon of 14 Jan. 1716 issue.
Includes European and Parliamentary news, occasional verse, commodity prices, crime news, and a few advertisements.
Printed in two columns.
Some advertisements have small illustrations.
Text begins with factotum initial.
Title flanked by woodcuts of a postboy and a ship in full sail.
catalogue key
5877028
 
Issues for May 1, 1725-Aug. 15, 1730 are numbered 1-282.
Issues through 24 Apr. 1725 are unnumbered.
Microfilm. Woodbridge, Conn. : Primary Source Microfilm, an imprint of Gale Group, 2000. 1 reel ; 35mm. Unit 6. (Early English newspapers ; reel 267).
Microfilm. Woodbridge, Conn. : Primary Source Microfilm, an imprint of Gale Group, 2000. 4 reels ; 35mm. Unit 15. (Early English newspapers ; reels 708-711).
Two printings of no. 282 (15 Aug. 1730).

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