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The Observator [electronic resource].
imprint
London : printed and sold by the booksellers of London and Westminster, 1704-1709.
description
1 v. ; 1/2¿́°.
format(s)
Journal
Holdings
More Details
subsequent title
pub. began/ended
Numb. 1 (From Wednesday August the 2d, to Saturday August the 5th, 1704.).
imprint
London : printed and sold by the booksellers of London and Westminster, 1704-1709.
current frequency
Semiweekly
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
citation/reference
McLeod, W. and V. Graphical directory, 1702-1714, p. 46-47
NCBEL, II:1344
general note
Charles Leslie, a Tory and Jacobite sympathizer, wrote this and its succeeding titles in response to the Whig papers: John Tutchin's Observator and Daniel Defoe's, Review of the affairs of France. His Jacobite views led him into exile in 1710.
Collected, with added preliminaries and index, together with its succeeding titles as: A view of the times, their principles and practices: in the first volume of the Rehearsals. By Philalethes. London : printed, and sold by the booksellers of London and Westminster, MDCCVIII [1708].
Contents note below title.
Editor and principal author: Charles Leslie.
Imprint from colophon.
In two known states; state 1: "Numb. 1.", with catchword "Best"; state 2: "Numb.", lacking the number and with catchword "Country-m.".
Reproduction of the originals from the Burney Collection, the British Library (London).
Title from caption.
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.
catalogue key
7169292
 
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.

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