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The Ranger, a collection of periodical essays inscribed to the Rev. Thomas Atwood, M.A. by the Hon. M. Hawke, and Sir R. Vincent, Bart. ..

Uniform Title
Ranger, a collection of periodical essays.
Title
The Ranger, a collection of periodical essays [electronic resource] inscribed to the Rev. Thomas Atwood, M.A. by the Hon. M. Hawke, and Sir R. Vincent, Bart. ...
Published
Brentford [England] : printed for the authors, by P. Norbury, and sold by Mr. Parsons, Pater-Noster-Row; Mess. Martin and Bain, no. 184, Fleet-Street; Mr. Debrett, Piccadilly; Mr. Knight, Windsor; and Mr. Fletcher, Oxford, [1795]
Physical Description
2 v. ; 20 cm (8⁰)
Frequency
Every twenty numbers
Extent
Vol. I. [Number I.-number XX. (Wednesday, January 1, 1794-Saturday, May 10, 1794.)]-vol. II. [number XXI.-number XL. (Saturday, May 17, 1794-Saturday, March 21, 1795.]
Numbering Peculiarities
Volumes lack chronological designations or dates.
Gap in publication between July 5, 1794 (no. 28) and Jan. 3, 1795 (no. 29).
Local Notes
Access is available to the Yale Community.
Notes
Authors and publishers: The Hon. Martin Bladen Hawke, and Sir Francis Vincent, Bart. [Sir R. Vincent = Sir Francis Vincent].
Imprints lack dates; year of publication from reference sources.
Dedication in vol. I signed by the authors.
With contents table and errata leaf in each volume.
"This gentleman [i.e. Martin Bladen Hawke] commenced his literary career at an early age; for while under the tuition of the Rev. Mr. Atwood, ... he published in association with his fellow pupil, the late Sir F. Fincent, a series of periodical essays, ..." ('A biographical dictionary of living authors', London: 1816, p. 149)
Moral and ethical standards and social conduct, discussed in essays and anecdotes.
Reproduction of original from the British Library.
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements
Collects weekly issues of The Ranger, with added prefatory material.
Variant and related titles
At head of caption title in each weekly issue: Number ... of the Ranger
Format
Journals & Newspapers / Online
Language
English
Added to Catalog
April 10, 2006
References
New Cambridge bibliography of English literature, II:1347
Times (London, England). Tercentenary handlist of English & Welsh newspapers, magazines & reviews, p. 220
Ward, W.S. Index and finding list of serials published in the British Isles, 1789-1832, p. 136
English short title catalogue, ESTCP6394.
Crane, R.S. Census of British newspapers and periodicals, 1620-1800, 773
Genre/Form
Periodicals - 18th century - England.
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