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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



Littleton, Rev. Edward (divine, sermon-writer, and poet; bapt. 1698; d. 1733).  7 (1737): 446; 8 (1738): 42.

Lloyd, Evan (poet; 1734-76).  36 (1766): 35; 42 (1772): 239.

Lloyd, Nathaniel.  47 (1777): 88.

Lloyd, Rev. John (of Gildon Sutton, Cheshire; clergyman).  3 (1733): 373; 61-i (1791): 502 (revised by Joseph Addison).

Lloyd, Robert (journalist and poet; 1733-64).  25 (1755): 469; 26 (1756): 445; 30 (1760): 196, 291; 31 (1761): 88, 326, 595; 32 (1762): 381-382; 33 (1763): 354-355; 34 (1764): 593 (3); 59-i (1789): 467.

Lluelyn [Lluellyn], Martin (poet and physician; 1616-82).  22 (1752): 257.

Locke, John (philosopher and political theorist; 1632-1704).  8 (1738): 483 (2); 52 (1782): 472.

Locke, Mary (poet and writer of children’s literature; bapt. 1768).  61-ii (1791): 855, 1144; 62-i (1792): 72; 62-ii (1792): 1037 (2); 63-i (1793): 357 (2); 63-ii (1793): 844, 844-845; 64-i (1794): 67-68, 462 (2); 64-ii (1794): 842, 842-843; 65-i (1795): 64 (2); 66-i (1796): 237 (2); 66-ii (1796): 597 (2).

Lockman, John (contributor to the General Dictionary and translator; 1698-1771).  4 (1734): 99 [?] (3); 7 (1737): 177; 8 (1738): 96, 431; 13 (1743): 322; 23 (1753): 242.

Loder, Robert (bookseller and antiquary; ca. 1749-1811).  48 (1778): 431 [?].

Lofft, Capell, the Elder (miscellaneous writer; 1751-1824).  53-i (1783): 520; 53-ii (1783): 605; 54-i (1784): 419 [?]; 55-ii (1785): 559 [?], 733-734 [?]; 57-i (1787): 72; 69-i (1799): 238 [?].

Logan, Rev. John (poet; 1748-88).  51 (1781): 436.

Lonergan, Edward.  9 (1739): 157.

Long, R.  17 (1747): 192.

Long, Rev. Roger (Professor of Astronomy and Geometry at Cambridge; 1680-1770).  10 (1740): 519.

Long, Rev. Thomas (clergyman).  70-ii (1800): 978.

Long, Robert.  59-i (1789): 161.

Loveday, John, the Elder (philologist and antiquary; 1711-89).  17 (1747): 393 [?] (2); 20 (1750): 327 [?]; 22 (1752): 235 [?]; 23 (1753): 143 [?].

Loveday, John, the Elder (philologist and antiquary; 1711-89), or the Younger (antiquary; 1742-1809).  53-i (1783): 522 [misnumbered as 225]; 54-i (1784): 47-48.

Lovelace, Richard (poet; 1617-57).  62-i (1792): 167; 62-ii (1792): 1101.

Lovibond, Edward (poet; 1724-75).  24 (1754): 333-334.

Lowth, Robert, Bishop of Oxford and later of London (divine; 1710-87).  7 (1737): 631 [? (or Robert Luck?)]; 13 (1743): 548; 23 (1753): 239-240; 47 (1777): 624; 50 (1780): 40; 57-ii (1787): 1029n.

Lucan (Roman poet; A.D. 39-65).  69-ii (1799): 1097.

Luck, Robert (master of Barnstaple School, Devon; 1674-1749).  6 (1736): 100; 7 (1737): 54 (2), 446, 566, 631 [? (or Robert Lowth, Bishop of Oxford and later of London?)]; 8 (1738): 157 [?], 157; 10 (1740): 255, 312; 11 (1741): 603, 604, 660 (2), 663; 12 (1742): 654 (2); 13 (1743): 46, 436-437, 491; 14 (1744): 557; 15 (1745): 160, 215, 608; 17 (1747): 289, 291.

Lydal, B. (of Hoxton).  21 (1751): 35.

Lyttelton, George, 1st Baron Lyttelton (politician and poet; 1709-73).  3 (1733): 149, 487; 10 (1740): 459; 14 (1744): 217; 17 (1747): 338, 618; 19 (1749): 515; 25 (1755): 86; 31 (1761): 135, 183; 32 (1762): 87; 50 (1780): 193; 53-i (1783): 102n.

Lyttelton, Thomas, 2nd Baron Lyttelton (politician and profligate; 1744-79).  62-ii (1792): 655.

M‘Clellan, S.  61-i (1791): 566.

Macdonnell, John (Irish poet; 1691-1754).  4 (1734): 508.

Madan, Judith Cowper (poet; 1702-81).  23 (1753): 287.

Maittaire, Michael (antiquary and classicist; d. 1747).  40 (1770): 182 (2).

Malherbe, François de (poet; 1555-1628).  62-ii (1792): 846.

Mallet, David (poet and playwright; 1701/2?-65).  4 (1734): 135; 7 (1737): 565, 694; 9 (1739): 95; 10 (1740): 197; 25 (1755): 229 (with David Garrick); 33 (1763): 37; 55-i (1785): 216.

Malone, Edmond (critic of Shakespeare; 1741-1812).  52 (1782): 37-38; 57-ii (1787): 1105.

Manners-Sutton, Robert, Lord Lexington (soldier and master of foxhounds; 1722-66).  4 (1734): 386.

Manning, Francis (poet, playwright, and diplomat; b. ca. 1674).  17 (1747): 491.

Manningtonne, George (d. 1576).  51 (1781): 36-37 [?].

Mapes, Walter (chancellor of Lincoln, archdeacon of Oxford, royal official, poet, and wit; d. 1209/10).  52 (1782): 198; 63-i (1793): 356-357.

Markham, Rev. Robert (divine; d. 1786).  61-i (1791): 564.

Markham, William, Archbishop of York (1719-1807).  36 (1766): 329; 49 (1779): 40; 50 (1780): 144 (2); 53-i (1783): 462-463 [?].

Markland, Jeremiah (classicist; 1693-1776).  49 (1779): 415.

Marlowe, Christopher (playwright; bapt. 1564; d. 1593).  9 (1739): 598; 22 (1752): 83.

Marriot, Sir James (author of legal and political works and poetry; d. 1803).  6 (1736): 612; 25 (1755): 132.

Marshall, John (Assistant Secretary to the Physico-Historical Society in Dublin).  16 (1746): 323.

Marston, John, of Cockermouth.  36 (1766): 540.

Martial (poet; ca. A.D. 40-ca. A.D. 104).  16 (1746): 216.

Martin, Rev. Samuel (clergyman; 1743-82).  61-i (1791): 366.

Martin, Thomas (b. 1736 or 1737; d. 1815).  30 (1760): 587-588 [misprinted as 587-568].

Marvell, Andrew (poet; 1621-78).  1 (1731): 116; 18 (1748): 555; 49 (1779): 350; 55-i (1785): 309.

Masenius, Jacobus (Jesuit priest and Latin poet; 1606-81).  18 (1748): 325 (2).