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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



Baskerville, John (printer of Birmingham; 1706-75).  67-i (1797): 391.

Basse, William (poet; ca. 1583-1653?).  24 (1754): 382.

Basset, Rev. Isaac (clergyman; b. ca. 1717).  13 (1743): 662.

Bate, Rev. Edward (clergyman; b. ca. 1716).  22 (1752): 532.

Bate, Rev. Henry.  See Dudley, Rev. Sir Henry Bate.

Bayley, Mrs. Major Henry.  70-ii (1800): 876.

Beach, Thomas (wine merchant and poet; d. 1737).  5 (1735): 255 [2nd 255], 382, 555, 676 (2), 729; 6 (1736): 104, 224, 284, 349, 615; 12 (1742): 328 [?], 436-437 [?]; 22 (1752): 83, 86, 232, 332 (2); 23 (1753): 240.

Beattie, James (Scottish poet; 1735-1803).  31 (1761): 230-231; 50 (1780): 581; 62-ii (1792): 1098-1099.

Beattie, James Hay (Professor of Moral Philosophy and Logic at the University of Aberdeen; 1768-90).  64-ii (1794): 1132.

Beaumont, Rev. Joseph (master of Peterhouse, Cambridge, and Regius Professor of Divinity at Cambridge; 1616-99).  17 (1747): 443.

Becdelièvre, la Comtesse de.  61-ii (1791): 1222.

Becket, Elias.  1 (1731): 349-350.

Beckford, William (Jamaican planter, historian, and author of works on Jamaica; 1744-99).  70-ii (1800): 1082.

Behn, Aphra (playwright and novelist; 1640-89).  10 (1740): 459.

Beloe, Rev. William (classicist and co-conductor of the British Critic; 1758-1817).  61-i (1791): 565; 62-ii (1792): 1038; 63-i (1793): 260; 63-ii (1793): 847; 65-i (1795): 324, 420;  65-ii (1795): 772; 66-i (1796): [iv], 151 [?]; 67-i (1797): 148; 70-i (1800): 369, 369-370; 70-ii (1800): 769, 977.

Bennet, William, Bishop of Cloyne (archaeologist and divine; 1746-1820).  66-i (1796): 327.

Bentley, Elizabeth (poet; bapt. 1767; d. 1839).  60-ii (1790): 1167-1168.

Bentley, Rev. Richard (classicist and Regius Professor of Divinity at Cambridge; 1662-1742).  10 (1740): 616.

Bentley, Samuel (of Uttoxeter).  48 (1778): 182; 61-i (1791): 366-367.

Bentley, T.  58-i (1788): 160.

Berington, Joseph (of Louvain).  17 (1747): 493, 567, 587 (2), 588.

Berkeley, -----.  12 (1742): 599.

Berkeley, George, Bishop of Cloyne (philosopher and divine; 1685-1753).  14 (1744): 559.

Berkeley, George Monck (miscellaneous writer; 1763-93).  56-i (1786): 341.

Bernard, F.  4 (1734): 622.

Berry [Barry], Dr. Charles.  10 (1740): 617  (2); 13 (1743): 547.

Berry, Miss -----.  45 (1775): 394-395 [? (or Aphia Lyttelton, formerly Peach?)].

Beza, Theodore (Huguenot theologian and Greek scholar; 1519-1605).  65-i (1795): 61.

Bickerstaff, Rev. William (antiquary; 1728-89).  20 (1750): 519; 21 (1751): 182 (4), 278 (2); 23 (1753): 94, 384, 483; 25 (1755): 180, 277, 278; 35 (1765): 185-186, 288; 53-ii (1783): 1004; 59-i (1789): 205 [?] (2).

Bickerstaffe, Isaac (dramatist; 1735?-1812?).  32 (1762): 593 (7); 39 (1769): 313.

Bicknell, Alexander (author of fiction and histories; d. 1796).  55-i (1785): 449-450, 450; 58-i (1788): 443; 64-i (1794): 459.

Birch, Rev. Thomas (divine and contributor to the General Dictionary; 1705-66).  6 (1736): 156 [2nd 156]; 39 (1769): 503.

Birch, Samuel (dramatist and Lord Mayor of London; 1757-1841).  66-ii (1796): 598.

Birkhead, Mathew (song writer).  1 (1731): 432.

Bishop, Rev. Samuel (poet and headmaster of Merchant Taylors’ School; 1731-95).  65-ii (1795): 1036 (2); 66-i (1796): 66, 512; 66-ii (1796): 1037; 67-i (1797): 64; 67-ii (1797): 872 (3); 69-ii (1799): 789-790.

Black, Rev. John (poet; 1753-1813).  55-i (1785): 55 (2), 389, 474-475; 55-ii (1785): 644, 989 (2); 56-i (1786): 252 (2); 56-ii (1786): 601, 793, 1025 [?].

Blackbourne, Peter (son of an English merchant in Lisbon; b. ca. 1748).  32 (1762): 546.

Blackburne, Rev. Francis (theologian; 1705-87).  60-i (1790): 449 (2).

Blacklock, Thomas (Scottish poet and minister; 1721-91).  19 (1749): 514-515.

Blackmore, Sir Richard (poet and physician; 1654-1729).  2 (1732): 854.

Blackstone, Sir William (judge and author of Commentaries on the Laws of England; 1723-80).  51 (1781): 335-336.

Blair, Rev. Hugh (Scottish minister and professor of rhetoric; 1718-1800).  69-ii (1799): 653.

Blair, Robert (poet and minister in the Church of Scotland; 1699-1746).  13 (1743): 323.

Blythe, F.  5 (1735): 254-255 [2nd 254-255], 256 [2nd 256], 674, 674-675; 6 (1736): 48, 103.

Boerhaven, Rev. Joseph (clergyman).  48 (1778): 536.

Boileau-Despréaux, Nicolas (French poet; 1636-1711).  17 (1747): 493.

Bold, Michael.  16 (1746): 549.

Bold, William.  66-ii (1796): [ii].

Bondel [or Bondely], Baron de (counselor of the Prussian court of justice).  28 (1758): 36.

Bonneval, Louis de.  16 (1746): 548.