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Other author/creatorDuckett, George, 1684-1732, editor.
Other author/creatorBurnet, Thomas, Sir, 1694-1753 contributor.
Other author/creatorRoome, Edward, -1729, contributor.
Format Electronic, Book, and Journal
Publication InfoLondon [England] : printed for J. Peele, at Locke's Head in Pater-noster-row; where letters to the author and advertisements are taken in, [1722-1724]
Description120 volumes ; 1/2⁰.
Supplemental Content Full text online
Supplemental Content Full text online
FrequencySemiweekly, 18 Mar. 1723-26 Mar. 1724
Series 17th-18th century Burney Collection newspapers. ^A1022269
Local noteImages 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.
General noteEdited and chiefly written by: George Duckett, with contributions from Thomas Burnet, Edward Roome, and others.
General noteTitle from caption.
General noteEngraving at head of title has motto: "Olim truncus eram."
General noteImprint from colophon; imprints lack dates.
General noteYears of publication from dates of issues; some dates given according to Lady Day dating.
General noteImprints vary; some issues have imprint reading in part: "Printed by W. Wilkins in Little Britain".
General notePrinted in two columns on single half-sheet; text begins with factotum initial.
General noteConsists of satirical attacks on the Pope, the Catholic Church, the Inquisition, and the Stuart dynasty, the author professing to be in flight from Rome to reach the land of free speech. Includes satiric essays on English manners, customs and morals.
General noteReproduction of original from Bodleian Library (Oxford).
References NCBEL, II:1277
References Crane & Kaye, 688
References English Short Title Catalog, P2492.
Special numberingDuring June, 1723, weekly publication resumed for four weeks; with the 9 July 1723 issue, semiweekly publication resumed on Tues. and Fri.
Special numberingOccasional errors in numbering.
Special numberingLast issue misnumbered "CXIX" instead of CXX; misdated: "March 26" instead of March 27, 1724.
Supplement noteWith occasional supplement: Pasquin Extraordinary, numbered consecutively with other issues, but printed on a different day of the week.
Reproduction noteElectronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.
Title history noteReprinted in octavo: London, 1791.
Genre/formPeriodicals England 18th century.
Other titlePasquin extraordinary.

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