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Hamilton, A. Jr. (fl. 1769-1785) Town and country magazine or Universal Repository of Knowledge, Instruction and Entertainment for the Year 1769. [Vol 1, (1769)]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03451 Author/Creator: Hamilton, A. Jr. (fl. 1769-1785) Place Written: London, England Type: Magazine Date: 1769 Pagination: 1 v. : 716 p. : ill., maps ; 21 x 14.5 cm.

Summary of Content: First annual volume of a periodical journal that resembles the Gentleman's Magazine and London Magazine in format and style. 12 monthly issues. Includes many engraved plates. Indexed at the end of the volume. Printed for A. Hamilton, Jr. Book is boxed but original leather cover has red rot.

Background Information: The Town and Country Magazine began in January 1769 and ceased December 1796 with volume 28.

People: Hamilton, A. Jr., fl. 1769-1785

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: JournalismGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyArt, Music, Theater, and Film

Sub Era: Road to Revolution

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