The general magazine of Arts and Sciences philosophical, philological, mathematical, and mechanical ... By Benjamin Martin

General magazine of arts and sciences (London, England : Cumulation)

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  • Format Journals, Magazines, Newspapers
  • Contributors
  • Publication London [England] : printed for W. Owen, at Homer's Head, in Fleet-street, M DCC LV. [1755]-
  • Publication Dates Vol I (1755) [Jan.-Dec.]-, Ceased in 1765
  • Physical Details
    • v., plates, (some fold.) : ill., tables, diagr., printed music ; 8⁰


  • Edited by: Benjamin Martin.
  • Title from v. I in red and black.
  • Annual volumes have re-arranged the contents of monthly numbers into topical parts. The last part, "Miscellaneous correspondence" includes monthly summaries of current events, lists of books published, poetry and music, tables of economic information, births, marriages, and deaths, and shipping news, retained in 12 separate sequences. Other sections are cumulated from original monthly articles and essays.
  • Reproduction of original from the British Library.
  • NCBEL, II:1300
  • Times handlist, p.42
  • Crane & Kaye, 266
  • English Short Title Catalog, ESTCP2572.
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web.
  • Cumulates contents of monthly issues with the same title.
  • Miscellaneous correspondence reprinted serially as a separate publication in four volumes.

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