The London and Dublin magazine: or, Gentleman's monthly intelligencer

London magazine (Dublin, Ireland ed. : 1734).

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  • Format Journals, Magazines, Newspapers
  • Publication [Dublin ed.] Dublin [Ireland] : printed by S. Powell, and sold by George Faulkner in Essex-street, opposite to the bridge, and by the booksellers, 1734-
  • Publication Dates January, 1734. [No. I.]-
  • Physical Details
    • v. ; maps 8⁰
  • Finding Aids
    • Annual index appears in 'Appendix'; indexes essays, foreign news, lists of books published, and personal names
  • Succeeding Titles


  • Title page includes ornament and motto: "Multum in parvo."
  • Main title and date of issue repeated as caption at head of first page of text.
  • Imprints vary; from Jan. 1735 imprint reads: London printed, and Dublin reprinted by and for George Faulkner, bookseller, [address and year].
  • Note below date line: "To be continued", followed by price.
  • Verso of title page lists detailed contents.
  • Printed in two columns; ornamental headpiece above caption title; text begins with factotum initial.
  • Issue numbering is continuous from year to year.
  • Issues include separately titled section: The Gentleman's monthly intelligencer, including foreign news notes, court gossip, births, marriages, deaths, and preferments; after Apr. 1734 issues include more and more Irish news. The title page of early issues is conjunct with a leaf of Dublin booksellers' advertisments.
  • Early issues reprint the London text of The London magazine without alteration. Copy cataloged has MS. note describing this as a "pirated edition".
  • Reproduction of original from British Library.
  • NCBEL, II:1379
  • Crane & Kaye, 388
  • English Short Title Catalog, P2810.
  • A Dublin edition of The London magazine; this may not be the same version as that published by the Exshaws (1741-<1777>).