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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



Richards, Rev. George (clergyman and poet; bapt. 1767; d. 1837).  61-i (1791): 670.

Richards, Rev. W. (dead by the end of 1751).  21 (1751): 134.

Richardson, -----, Senior.  50 (1780): 291-292.

Richardson, Robert (ca. 1736-62).  34 (1764): 138.

Richardson, Samuel (novelist; 1689-1761).  6 (1736): 51.

Rickman, Thomas “Clio” (bookseller and radical writer; 1761-1834).  65-i (1795): 511.

Rider, Rev. William (miscellaneous writer; 1723-85).  11 (1741): 47, 272, 382; 12 (1742): 384, 492; 13 (1743): 267, 376, 490, 607, 660; 14 (1744): 558, 614; 15 (1745): 103, 326, 440; 16 (1746): 101; 18 (1748): 469; 20 (1750): 86; 21 (1751): 374, 566, 567; 22 (1752): 235, 530, 578; 25 (1755): 373.

Ridley, Sir Matthew White (Member of Parliament; 1745-1813).  59-ii (1789): 939.

Ring, John (surgeon; 1752-1821).  64-i (1794): 459; 66-i (1796): 209.

Ritson, Joseph (antiquary; 1752-1803).  61-ii (1791): 1045-1046.

Rivers, Rev. David (Dissenting minister in Highgate).  68-ii (1798): 705, 796; 69-i (1799): 239.

Robert Curthose, Duke of Normandy (b. in or after 1050; d. 1134).  64-ii (1794): 981.

Roberts, Rev. William Hayward (1734-91).  61-ii (1791): 852-853.

Robertson, -----.  62-ii (1792): 944.

Robertson, Alexander, 13th Baron of Struan (Jacobite clan chief and poet; ca. 1670-1749).  7 (1737): 564.

Robertson, James (actor and poet).  40 (1770): 134, 280 [1st 280].

Robertson, John (journeyman barber in Derby).  39 (1769): 47.

Robertson, Rev. Joseph (divine and literary critic; 1726-1802).  21 (1751): 421 [?]; 25 (1755): 84 [?]; 62-i (1792): 68-69; 66-ii (1796): 725.

Robinson, ----- (schoolboy son of a clergyman near Lichfield).  62-i (1792): 559-560.

Robinson, Dr. Anthony (acting lieutenant in infantry company on Jamaica; dead by the end of 1789).  59-i (1789): 161.

Robinson, Mary “Perdita” (actress, poet, and mistress of George, Prince of Wales; 1756/1758?-1800).  63-i (1793): 263; 64-ii (1794): 1033, 1033-1034; 67-i (1797): 62-63; 69-i (1799): 253.

Robinson, Rev. Robert (Dissenting preacher; 1726/7-91).  59-ii (1789): 843; 60-i (1790): 165, 356, 357; 61-ii (1791): 1233.

Robson, -----.  51 (1781): 124 (2).

Rodd, Thomas, the Elder (bookseller and poet; 1763-1822).  69-ii (1799): 1069-1070.

Rogers, Daniel (diplomat and Latin poet; ca. 1538-1591).  70-ii (1800): 1136.

Rogers, Rev. Samuel (schoolmaster; ca. 1731-90).  21 (1751): 516; 22 (1752): 328.

Rolt, Richard (playwright; bapt. 1724; d. 1770).  18 (1748): 134, 373; 34 (1764): 593 (4).

Ronsard, Pierre de (poet; 1524-85).  65-ii (1795): 773 (4); 67-ii (1797): 596-597, 597 (2).

Roscoe, William (historian; 1753-1831).  66-ii (1796): 863, 952; 68-ii (1798): 707-708; 69-i (1799): 508-509; 70-ii (1800): 773.

Roscommon, Wentworth Dillon, 4th Earl of (poet; 1637-85).  65-ii (1795): 617.

Rossil, ----- (schoolmaster in Leicester).  53-ii (1783): 960.

Rowe, Elizabeth (poet and miscellaneous writer; 1674-1737).  5 (1735): 253 [2nd 253], 324; 9 (1739): 98; 10 (1740): 89, 196; 39 (1769): 503-504 [?].

Rowe, Nicholas (playwright and poet; 1674-1718).  3 (1733): 177; 6 (1736): 75; 9 (1739): 44; 69-ii (1799): 852n.

Rowe, Thomas (poet; 1687-1715).  9 (1739): 284.

Rowland, Mary.  11 (1741): 157.

Rudd, Rev. Abraham Blackstone (b. 1752 or 1753; d. 1794).  61-ii (1791): 949-950.

Russel, Richard (nonjuror and co-editor of the Grub-Street Journal; 1685-1756).  1 (1731): 154 [?], 306 [?], 400 [?], 452 [?]; 2 (1732): 564 [misnumbered as 645] [?], 567 [?], 820 [?], 845 [?], 921 [?], 1068 [?]; 3 (1733): 600 [?], 656 [?], 659 [?]; 4 (1734): 99 [?], 272 [?], 327 [?], 386 [?]; 5 (1735): 102 [?], 160 [?].

Russell, George.  51 (1781): 383.

Russell, Rev. Thomas (poet; 1762-88).  58-i (1788): 62-63; 58-ii (1788): 753; 62-ii (1792): 749.

Russell, William (historian; 1741-93).  49 (1779): 511-512.

Ryland, John (merchant and friend of Samuel Johnson; 1717-98).  17 (1747): 146 [?], 241 [?] (2), 241-242 [?], 338 [?].

Sackette, Rev. John (poet; d. 1753).  11 (1741): 601; 12 (1742): 48, 532; 13 (1743): 213; 14 (1744): 43; 15 (1745): 159, 213, 326, 384 (2); 16 (1746): 215, 379 (2), 434 (3), 435, 491 (2), 551, 607 (2); 17 (1747): 194; 18 (1748): 232 (2), 280 [misnumbered as 80] (2), 374 (2), 420, 472, 568 (3); 19 (1749): 85, 373; 20 (1750): 566; 21 (1751): 568; 53-ii (1783): 928n.

Sackville, Charles, 2nd Duke of Dorset (politician; 1711-69).  4 (1734): 100; 48 (1778): 431.

Sackville, Charles, 6th Earl of Dorset (poet; 1643-1706).  15 (1745): 45; 16 (1746): 538-539 [?].

Saffold, Thomas (astrologer and purveyor of quack cures for venereal disease; bapt. 1620?; d. 1691).  5 (1735): 10.

Samwell, David (surgeon; d. 1799).  60-ii (1790): 650; 61-ii (1791): 1142; 62-ii (1792): 1040; 65-i (1795): 151; 67-i (1797): 148; 68-i (1798): 157.

Sanderson, Thomas (poet and schoolmaster; 1759-1829).  66-ii (1796): 775 [?]; 67-ii (1797): 693-694; 68-i (1798): 332, 426 (2), 519; 68-ii (1798): 611-612.

Santevil, -----.  24 (1754): 237.

Saunders, Rev. William (clergyman in Bristol; b. ca. 1715?).  12 (1742): 540, 597, 597 [?], 598, 652; 13 (1743): 99, 265.

Savage, Rev. William (clergyman; ca. 1546-1619).  68-ii (1798): 1135.