17th and 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers

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17th and 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers contains the digitised versions of the content of the Reverend Charles Burney collection held at the British Library. The newspapers and news pamphlets gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney (1757-1817) represent the largest single collection of 17th and 18th century English news media. The 700 or so bound volumes of newspapers and news pamphlets were published mostly in London, however there are also some English provincial, Irish and Scottish papers, and a few examples from the American colonies, Europe and India.


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