Blackwood's Magazine


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Blackwood’s Magazine

Scottish literary magazine founded in 1817, notorious for its Tory bias and vicious criticism. [Br. Lit.: Benét 111]
References in classic literature ?
The period is that which follows on my connection with Blackwood's Magazine.
However, The Thirty-Nine Steps appeared as a serial in Blackwood's Magazine between July and September 1915 with publication in book form following in October.
Scion of an honest, but declining Scottish border farming family, educated at, but not a graduate of Edinburgh University, Pringle first made his mark in the highly competitive world of the Edinburgh literary scene as a minor poet, close acquaintance of Sir Walter Scott (as Vigne points out, Pringle was the kind of individual who would never have presumed to claim "friendship" with the great man) and one of the founding editors of Blackwood's Magazine, a British institution which would last until 1980.
The first of the book's two parts focuses on the ideological and practical origins of the three most prominent Romantic-era periodicals: the Edinburgh Review, the Quarterly Review, and Blackwood's Magazine.
He attempted to continue a career as a writer having a serial Raymond published in Blackwood's Magazine in 1840.
This scope is reflected in the focus of the essays brought together in this collection, which ranges from Telegraphic News Agencies to Welsh Missionary journalism; from Blackwood's Magazine to the Picturesque Atlas of Australasia.
By 1825 in Blackwood's Magazine, Prof John Wilson was in no doubt that the body has been devoured by ravens.
38) Suicide was "never less than five times higher [in cities] than in villages," according to an 1880 article in London's Blackwood's Magazine, because in cities there was "more misery and more despondency; with less encouragement of restraint.
Poems, Chiefly Lyrical' (1830) received an unfavourable review from John Wilson (Christopher North) in Blackwood's Magazine.
Armenia) collects some 50 examples of the coverage of the Armenian massacres of 1894-1896 in the British periodicals of the time, including The Spectator, The Fortnightly Review, The Contemporary Review, The Nineteenth Century, and Blackwood's Magazine.