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Title:
The scourge microfilm reel : (Boston) 1811-1811
Place of publication:
Boston
Geographic coverage:
  • Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts  |  View more titles from this: City County, State
Publisher:
[M. Butler]
Dates of publication:
1811-1811
Description:
  • Vol. 1, no. 1 (Aug. 10, 1811)-v. 1, no. 16 (Dec. 28, 1811).
Frequency:
Weekly (irregular)
Language:
  • English
Subjects:
  • Boston (Mass.)--Newspapers.
  • Suffolk County (Mass.)--Newspapers.
Notes:
  • Editor: 1811, T. Touchstone (pseud.).
  • Microfilm.
  • Some issues published in more than one edition.
  • This comic periodical was edited by Merrill Butler, alias "Tim Touchstone," who was later sent to jail for libel. It was an off-spring of several British comic magazines of similar purpose and contained satire on politics and government, as well as biographical sketches, poetry, and literary notices. Cf. American periodicals, 1741-1900.
  • Title from caption.
LCCN:
sf 88094036
OCLC:
9912459
Holdings:
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