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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 1779. [Vol. 17, (1785)]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03460 Author/Creator: Hamilton, A. Jr. (fl. 1769-1785) Place Written: London, England Type: Magazine Date: 1785 Pagination: 1 v. : 716 p. : ill. ; 21.5 x 14.5 cm.

Summary of Content: 17th annual volume of a periodical journal that resembles the Gentleman's Magazine and London Magazine in format and style. 12 monthly issues bound in contemporary leather and Dutch marbled paper. Includes many engraved plates. Indexed at the end of the volume. Printed for A. Hamilton, Jr. Book is boxed. Includes a book review of Observations of the Commerce of the American States.

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: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: JournalismGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyArt, Music, Theater, and FilmMerchants and TradeCommerceFinanceLiterature and Language Arts

Sub Era: Creating a New Government

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