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British Fiction, 1800–1829: A Database of Production, Circulation & Reception
List of Sources: Newspaper Advertisements

Sources for Newspaper Advertisements

The following newspapers have been surveyed for 1800 through 1830:

 xThe Morning Chronicle (London; daily)

 xThe Star (London; daily, evening)

 xEdinburgh Evening Courant (Edinburgh; Monday, Thursday, Saturday)

Information about these newspapers is given in the guide to Newspaper Advertisements. Amongst secondary reference sources, the following have proved useful or provide further reading:

 xAnon. ‘The Advertising System’, Edinburgh Review 77 (1843), 143.

 xAnon. The Political Press of Great Britain and Ireland: Or, an Inquiry into the State of the Public Journals, Chiefly as Regards their Moral and Political Influence (London: Hurst, Robinson & Co, 1824).

 xAndrews, Alexander. The History of British Journalism, 2 vols (London: Bentley, 1859).

 xAspinall, A. Politics and the Press, c. 17801850 (London: Home & Van Thal, 1949).

 xAsquith, Ivon. ‘Advertising and the Press in the Late Eighteenth and Early Nineteenth Centuries: James Perry and the Morning Chronicle 17901821’, Historical Journal 18 (1975), 70324.

 xBarker, Hannah. Newspapers, Politics, and Public Opinion in Late Eighteenth-Century England (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1998).

 xCambridge Bibliography of English Literature, 3rd edn, vol. 4, ed. by Joanne Shattock (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999).

 xGriffiths, Dennis, ed. The Encylopedia of the British Press (London: Macmillan, 1992).

 x[Hazlitt, William.] ‘The Periodical Press’, Edinburgh Review 38 (1823), 34978.

 xHarris, Michael and Alan Lee, eds. The Press in English Society from the Seventeenth to Nineteenth Centuries (Rutherford: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1986).

 xSavage, James. An Account of the London Daily Newspapers (London: For the Author, 1811).

 © 2004 Project Director: Professor Peter Garside;
 Research Associates: Dr Jacqueline Belanger, Dr Sharon Ragaz;
 Database/Website Developer: Dr Anthony Mandal
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