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The Poetry of the Gentleman’s Magazine, 1731 – 1800:
An Electronic Database of Titles, Authors, and First Lines
– An Ongoing Project –

Emily Lorraine de Montluzin



Jackett, William (bank clerk; d. 1789).  59-ii (1789): 672.

Jackson, Andrew (bookseller and printer).  55-i (1785): 181.

Jackson, William, of Canterbury (poet; 1757-89).  54-ii (1784): [ii]; 57-i (1787): 72; 59-ii (1789): 936.

Jago, Rev. Richard (clergyman and poet; 1715-81).  68-i (1798): 487, 488, 489 (2).

Jallange, ----- de.  20 (1750): 230, 279, 579-580; 21 (1751): 519 (2).

Jeffreys, George (poet and playwright; 1678-1755).  22 (1752): 578; 23 (1753): 45 (2), 141, 192 [?]; 35 (1765): 140.

Jekyll, -----.  50 (1780): 582.

Jemmat, Catherine Yeo (author of memoirs; bapt. 1714; d. 1766?).  20 (1750): 517.

Jenner, Rev. Charles (poet and novelist; bapt. 1736; d. 1774).  36 (1766): 329.

Jenyns, Soame (civil servant and religious writer; 1704-87).  17 (1747): 587; 29 (1759): 80; 46 (1776): 133; 56-i (1786): 428.

Jephson, Robert (dramatist and poet; 1736/7-1803).  49 (1779): 95-96, 96; 52 (1782): 36; 61-i (1791): 103.

Jerningham, Edward (poet and playwright; 1737-1812).  55-i (1785): 489; 55-ii (1785): 990; 70-ii (1800): 635.

Jervis, T. (of Stourbridge).  60-ii (1790): 651.

Jodrell, Paul (Solicitor-General to Frederick Louis, Prince of Wales; 1715?-51).  51 (1781): 384 (2).

Jodrell, Richard Paul (barrister, classicist, and playwright; 1745-1831).  56-i (1786): 340 (2); 57-i (1787): 72; 59-i (1789): 350.

Johnson, Rev. Samuel, of Shrewsbury (schoolmaster and poet; ca. 1739-98).  51 (1781): 235-236.

Johnson, Richard (headmaster of Nottingham Free School and grammarian; 1656/7-1721).  15 (1745): 47 [?].

Johnson, Samuel (lexicographer; 1709-84).  6 (1736): [iv] [?], 420 [?]; 8 (1738): 156, 210 (3), 211, 214 [?], 215 [?], 269, 271 [?], 272 [?], 372, 429, 486, 654; 9 (1739): 4 [?], 269, 324; 10 (1740): 464, 519 [?]; 11 (1741): 606 [?]; 13 (1743): 376, 378 (2), 380, 550; 15 (1745): 102-103 (revision [with Rev. Stephen Barrett] of verses by Geoffrey Walmsley); 17 (1747): 194 [?], 239 (2), 239-240, 240 (3), 290 [?], 490-491; 18 (1748): 89 [?], 598-599; 19 (1749): 85 (2); 20 (1750): 38 [?], 85 [?], 183; 22 (1752): 184-185, 468, 469 (4), 470 (5); 24 (1754): 40 (correction of verses by Anna Williams), 428 [?]; 38 (1768): 86-87, 439; 47 (1777): 286; 49 (1779): 205-206; 53-ii (1783): 695-696; 54-i (1784): [ii], 456; 55-i (1785): 100 [?], 477; 56-i (1786): 156, 249 (3), 340; 57-i (1787): 441; 70-i (1800): 5.

Johnson, Samuel (playwright and dancing master; 1690/91-1773).  2 (1732): 745 (2).

Johnstone, Charles (novelist, essayist, and playwright; ca. 1719-ca. 1800).  49 (1779): 38 [?].