The Isle of Wight magazine, for ..

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  • Format Journals, Magazines, Newspapers
  • Publication Newport [Isle of Wight, England] : printed for and by John Albin, [1800]
  • Publication Dates 1799 [Jan.-Dec. + supp.]
  • Physical Details
    • 1 v. ; 17 cm. (12⁰)
  • Finding Aids
    • Subjects and poetry titles


  • Title page is engraved.
  • Title repeated as caption in each monthly issue.
  • Title and date repeated as running title.
  • Imprint lacks date; year of publication from note to readers at end of annual supplement: Newport, Jan. 31, 1800.
  • Note at end of supplement reads in part: "[the editor] finds himself obliged to discontinue the publication of the Isle of Wight magazine".
  • Monthly title pages include table of contents.
  • General miscellany, including articles on history, biographical anecdotes, accounts of interesting places, monthly political and agricultural reports, marriage and death announcements, troop movements in the area, puzzles, and poetry selections. The supplement includes additional poetry.
  • Reproduction of original from Bodleian Library (Oxford).
  • English Short Title Catalog, P3042.
  • Collects monthly issues of this title.