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  • Title words in blackletter.
  • Imprint from colophon; imprint includes year of publication.
  • Imprints vary; in 1732 T. Baily's name appears alone;; in June 1733, Baily adds advertisement to his business to colophon; by <June 1740> imprint reads: Printed by and for Esther Baily, printer and bookseller, in the Butter-Market.
  • In June 1740, price at foot of p. 1 in brackets: Price three half-pence.
  • Includes European news, country by country, with London and country news notes, crime news, promotions, London stock and commodity prices, and the bill of mortality. Has occasional advertisements.
  • Description based on: Monday, August 10, 1730. Vol. XXI. No. 32; title from caption.
  • Reproduction of original from Cambridge University Library.
  • NCBEL, II:1355
  • NEWSPLAN. East Midlands, p. 401
  • Times handlist, p. 218
  • Cranfield, G.A. Engl. provincial newspapers, 18
  • Wiles, 24
  • English Short Title Catalog, P6419.

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