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Defoe and the sham Flying-Post

Furbank, P. N. and Owens, W. R. (1998). Defoe and the sham Flying-Post. Publishing History, 43 pp. 5–15.

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This article explores the complicated story of Defoe's involvement with William Hurt in the publication of a rival, imitation edition of George Ridpath's journal, The Flying-Post, or, The Post-Master, which appeared under the title The Flying-Post and Medley (subsequently shortened to The Flying-Post) from July to September 1714.

Item Type: Journal Item
Copyright Holders: 1998 Chadwyk-Healey Ltd
ISSN: 0309-2445
Keywords: English literature
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Cultures > English & Creative Writing
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Cultures
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Research Group: History of Books and Reading (HOBAR)
Item ID: 21591
Depositing User: Jean Fone
Date Deposited: 23 Jul 2010 08:36
Last Modified: 07 Dec 2018 09:36
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