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Suffolk mercury: or, Bury post [electronic resource].
imprint
Bury St. Edmunds [England] : printed by T. Baily and W. Thompson, in the Butter Market, <1730-1740>
description
v. ; 35 cm (4⁰)
format(s)
Newspaper
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pub. began/ended
Began in 1730? ceased: Aug. 30, 1740 Cf. Cranfield.
imprint
Bury St. Edmunds [England] : printed by T. Baily and W. Thompson, in the Butter Market, <1730-1740>
current frequency
Weekly
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
citation/reference
Cranfield, G.A. Engl. provincial newspapers, 18
English Short Title Catalog, P6419.
NCBEL, II:1355
NEWSPLAN. East Midlands, p. 401
Times handlist, p. 218
Wiles, 24
general note
Description based on: Monday, August 10, 1730. Vol. XXI. No. 32; title from caption.
Imprint from colophon; imprint includes year of publication.
Imprints vary; in 1732 T. Baily's name appears alone;; in June 1733, Baily adds advertisement to his business to colophon; by imprint reads: Printed by and for Esther Baily, printer and bookseller, in the Butter-Market.
In June 1740, price at foot of p. 1 in brackets: Price three half-pence.
Includes European news, country by country, with London and country news notes, crime news, promotions, London stock and commodity prices, and the bill of mortality. Has occasional advertisements.
Reproduction of original from Cambridge University Library.
Title words in blackletter.
catalogue key
7184589
 
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.
Issue numbering begins again with each volume.

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