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The Tatler : By Isaac Bickerstaff Esq.

Other author/creatorHarrison, William, 1685-1713, editor.
Format Electronic, Book, and Journal
Publication Info[London] : Sold by John Morphew near Stationers-Hall, where advertisements are taken in, 1711.
Description58 volumes ; 1/2́°.
Supplemental Content Full text online
Uniform titleTatler (London, England : Morphew continuation : 1711)
FrequencyThree times a week
Series 17th-18th century Burney Collection newspapers
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 noteBeneath title: This paper, which was not published on Thursday last is now, upon better thoughts, resolved to be continued as used.
General noteJohn Morphew continued the publication when Steele and Addison ceased to be associated with it after no. 271. He was joined by William Harrison as editor from no. 285-330 (3 Feb.-19 May 1711).
General noteTitle from caption.
General noteImprint from undated colophon.
General noteTwo issues, numbered 272 and 273 and bearing the imprint "sold by John Baker" were issued as rivals to this Morphew continuation. Anne Baldwin printed a further rival series which began with no. 1 (13 Jan. 1711) and ceased with no. 6 (30 Jan. 1711) and on 3 Feb. 1711 she apparently became an alternative printer to the John Morphew series, with the same text and numbering for no. 285-330 (cf. NCBEL).
General noteNumb. 279 is "By Mrs. Jenny Distaff, Half-Sister to Mr. Bickerstaff".
General noteContributions also attributed to Congreve and Henley.
General noteReproduction of the originals from the Burney Collection, the British Library (London).
References NCBEL, II:1269-1271
References NCBEL, II:1321
References Times handlist, p. 36
References McLeod, W. and V. Graphical directory, 1702-1714, p. 53-54
Special numberingNumbering continues from Addison and Steele's issues of 'The Tatler'.
Special numberingThe first issue includes the content of the first two numbers and is so designated.
Reproduction noteElectronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.
Related ItemTatler (London, England : Addison & Steele : 1709)
Related ItemTatler (London, England : Baldwin : 1711)
Related ItemTatler (London, England : Baker : 1711)

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