Burney Collection

Joel S. Berson Berson at ATT.NET
Tue Jan 19 01:42:11 UTC 2010

At 1/18/2010 01:58 PM, Jonathan Lighter wrote:
>Our campus library now subscribes to Gale/Cengage's _17th-18th Century
>Burney Collection of Newspapers_

Is the Burney Collection as skimpy in its coverage as I sense?  That
is, much that existed is not in the collection.

(Re misnumbered centuries:  I am just browsing in Alisdair Gray's
"The Book of Prefaces", and find that he places Raleigh and James I's
coronation in England at 1803.)


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