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Author Drake, Nathan, 1766-1836.

Title Essays, biographical, critical, and historical, illustrative of the Tatler, Spectator, and Guardian [microform] / by Nathan Drake, M.D. author of Literary hours, &c ...

Imprint London : Printed by C. Whittingham, ... for John Sharpe, 1805.


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 Axe Basement Library of English Literature Microfiche Cabinets  LEL 22082-83    ---  Available
Description 3 v. : ill.
Series Library of English literature ; LEL 22082-83
Note Without the portraits described in "Directions for placing the portraits" at end of volume 3.
Includes general observations on periodical writing, biographical sketches and critical analyses of the styles of Steele and Addison, and biographical and critical sketches of 46 occasional correspondents of Steele and Addison.
"Tables, exhibiting at one view the proportions of the several contributions to the Tatler, Spectator, and Guardian":v. 3, p. 376-379.
"Observations on the effects of the Tatler, Spectator, and Guardian, on the taste, literature, and morals of the age": v. 3, p. 380-401.
Reproduction Microfiche. Chicago, Ill. : Library Resources, inc., 1976. 2 microfiches : positive ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of English literature ; LEL 22082-83
Note s 1976 ilu n
Subject Steele, Richard, Sir, 1672-1729.
Addison, Joseph, 1672-1719.
Tatler (London, England : 1709)
Spectator (London, England : 1711)
Guardian (London, England : 1713)
English periodicals -- 18th century.
English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism.

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