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Critical memoirs of the times : containing a summary view of the popular pursuits, political debates, and literary productions of the present age.

Other author/creatorKenrick, W. (William), 1725?-1779 attributed name.
Format Electronic, Book, and Journal
Publication Info[London] : [G. Kearsley], [1769]
Descriptionvolumes ; 21 cm (8⁰)
Supplemental Content Full text online
Caption title Critical memoirs of the times
General noteEditorship attributed to: William Kenrick (cf. NCBEL).
General noteMain title repeated as caption at head of first page of text.
General noteFirst issue title page has statement at foot: Correspondents of this work are desired to their letters to G. Kearsley, no. 1, Ludgate Street, London.
General noteImprint name and place from first issue title page.
General noteYear of publication from dates of issues.
General noteFirst issue includes 7 p. "Introduction" between title page and caption title.
General notePrinted in one column.
General noteEmphasizes cultural and theatrical news, with political esssays, general news summaries for the month, accounts of new books, monthly register of current events including birth, marriages, deaths, preferments, bankruptcies, stock and commodity prices.
General noteReproduction of original from Bodleian Library (Oxford).
References NCBEL, II:1304
References Crane & Kaye, 1176
References English Short Title Catalog, P3443.
Special numberingFirst issue lacks both numerical and chronological designation.
Special numberingIssues appeared semimonthly, except for the first number and the last.
Special numberingNo more published.
Reproduction noteElectronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.
Title history noteCollected as 'volume the first' after the first six issues.
Genre/formPeriodicals England 18th century.

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