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The Resource The English press in politics, 1760-1774

The English press in politics, 1760-1774

Label
The English press in politics, 1760-1774
Title
The English press in politics, 1760-1774
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • During the reign of George III, the antagonism between the press and government was running high. This work discusses writings of John Wilkes and the pseudonymous "Junius", as well as many others of the time who sought to obtain and defend freedom of the press
  • During the reign of George III, the antagonism between the press and government was running high. This work discusses writings of John Wilkes and the pseudonymous "Junius", as well as many others of the time who sought to obtain and defend freedom of the press
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1922-1997
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rea, Robert R.
Dewey number
072
LC call number
  • PN5116
  • KD3962
LC item number
  • .R4
  • .R41
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Journalism
  • Freedom of the press
  • Journalism
  • Freedom of the press
  • Great Britain
  • Journalisme
  • Libertés publiques
  • Perswezen
  • Politieke aspecten
  • Grande-Bretagne
Label
The English press in politics, 1760-1774
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (pages 235-255) "Bibliographical note": pages 257-264
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The mirror of politics -- I. Political reconstruction and the organization of the press, 1760-1762 -- II. The war of the weeklies -- III. The general warrant in politics -- IV. The general warrant in the courts of law: The cases arising from North Briton No. 45 -- V. Press, parlament, and privilege, 1763-1764 -- IV. The late minority and the pamphleteers -- VIII. The case for the press in pamphlets and parliament -- VIII. The press in action, 1765-1768 -- IX. The causes of the present discontents -- X. Junius and his printers -- XI. Press and Parliament: The opposition, 1770-1771 -- XII. Press and Parliament: The city, 1771 -- XIII. Calm after storm, 1771-1774
Control code
945716
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 272 pages
Lccn
62015969
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)318436
Label
The English press in politics, 1760-1774
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (pages 235-255) "Bibliographical note": pages 257-264
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The mirror of politics -- I. Political reconstruction and the organization of the press, 1760-1762 -- II. The war of the weeklies -- III. The general warrant in politics -- IV. The general warrant in the courts of law: The cases arising from North Briton No. 45 -- V. Press, parlament, and privilege, 1763-1764 -- IV. The late minority and the pamphleteers -- VIII. The case for the press in pamphlets and parliament -- VIII. The press in action, 1765-1768 -- IX. The causes of the present discontents -- X. Junius and his printers -- XI. Press and Parliament: The opposition, 1770-1771 -- XII. Press and Parliament: The city, 1771 -- XIII. Calm after storm, 1771-1774
Control code
945716
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 272 pages
Lccn
62015969
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)318436

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