The English Newspaper, 1622-1932: An Account of the Physical Development of Journals Printed in London

The English Newspaper, 1622-1932: An Account of the Physical Development of Journals Printed in London

by Stanley Morison

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780521122696
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 10/01/2009
Pages: 362
Sales rank: 905,259
Product dimensions: 8.30(w) x 11.70(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; 1. The news-pamphlets, predecessors of the newspapers, 1622-1664; 2. The first newspapers, 1665-1695; 3. The thrice-weekly posts, 1695-1702; 4. The first daily newspaper and the development of the thrice-weekly evening posts, 1702-1715; 5. The weekly journals, I, 1713-1725; 6. The Weekly Journals, II, 1727-1742; 7. Daily Journals, Posts and Advertisers, 1719-1741; 8. Evening Journals, 1739-1758; 9. The mid-eighteenth-century papers, 1748-1770; 10. The mature eighteenth-century newspaper, I, 1770-1781; 11. The mature eighteenth-century newspaper, II, 1786-1789; 12. The nineteenth-century daily, 1803-1846; 13. The nineteenth century Sunday newspapers to 1861; 14. The mid-Victorian penny and halfpenny papers, 1855-1881; 15. The 'new journalism', 1883-1896; 16. The newspaper of today, 1898-1931; Appendix: Francis Hoffman; Indexes.

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