17th and 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers
|17th and 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers|
The largest single collection of 17th and 18th century English news media available from the British Library, this primary sources database includes more than 1,000 pamphlets, proclamations, newsbooks and newspapers from the period. The collection charts the development of the newspaper as we now know it, beginning with irregularly published transcriptions of Parliamentary debates and proclamations to coffee house newsbooks, finally arriving at newspaper in its current form.
|Alternative:||Seventeenth and Eighteenth Century Burney Collection|
|Subjects:||Arts and Humanities | History|