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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



Danskinus, Henricus (poet).  9 (1739): 40.

Darwall, Mary Whateley (poet; baptised 1738; d. 1825).  29 (1759): 282 (2), 483, 538; 31 (1761): 636; 34 (1764): 343.

Darwin, Dr. Erasmus (physician; 1731-1802).  68-ii (1798): 562.

Davenant, Sir William (poet and playwright; 1606-68).  57-i (1787): 56.

Davies, Rev. Sneyd (poet; 1709-69).  48 (1778): 597-598; 50 (1780): 292; 51 (1781): 581-582, 582.

Davies, Samuel (American Presbyterian divine, hymn-writer, and president of the College of New Jersey [later Princeton University]; 1723-61).  27 (1757): 83.

Davies, Thomas (bookseller and biographer of Garrick; 1712?-85).  26 (1756): 192.

Davies, W.  68-ii (1798): 1110 [misnumbered as 1010].

Davies, W. (of Newent).  15 (1745): 495; 16 (1746): 664.

Daw, John.  33 (1763): 510.

Dawson, Arthur (Baron of the Exchequer of Ireland; b. ca. 1699).  11 (1741): 547 [2nd 547], 549; 56-i (1786): 118.

Day, Eliza.  63-i (1793): iv [?].

Day, Thomas (barrister, anti-slavery advocate, and political pamphleteer; 1748-89).  59-ii (1789): 936 (8), 1032-1033, 1033 (8).

De La Cour [Dalacourt], Rev. James (poet; 1709-81).  4 (1734): 502; 16 (1746): 529-531.

De Veil, Rev. Hans (clergyman; d. 1741).  54-i (1784): 317.

Delany, Rev. Patrick, Dean of Down (1685/6-1768).  1 (1731): 306; 3 (1733): 40.

Delap, Rev. John (poet and playwright; 1724/5-1812).  42 (1772): 384.

Delille, Abbé Jacques (poet, courtier, and émigré; 1738-1813).  63-ii (1793): 811-812.

Denham, Sir John (poet; 1614/15-69).  2 (1732): 888; 48 (1778): 486, 536.

Denis, Michel, Abbé Denis (poet and chief librarian of the Imperial Library in Vienna; 1729-1800).  68-ii (1798): 1067 [?].

Denne, Rev. Samuel (antiquary; 1730-99).  50 (1780): 583 [?]; 52 (1782): 199 [?]; 61-ii (1791): 851 [?], 1044 [?] (2); 63-ii (1793): 1101.

Dennis, John (critic and playwright; 1657-1734).  3 (1733): 656.

Derby, -----, of Fordingbridge.  59-ii (1789): 824.

Derrick, Samuel (translator and poet; 1724-69).  26 (1756): 399, 584-585.

Deshoulières, Antoinette du Ligier de la Garde (poet; 1634-94).  23 (1753): 193.

Dibdin, Charles (actor; bapt. 1745; d. 1814).  65-ii (1795): 699n.

Dickons, Maria Poole (opera singer; 1770?-1833).  69-ii (1799): 1072.

Dickson, David (Scottish divine and Professor Divinity at Glasgow and later at Edinburgh; ca. 1583-1662).  68-i (1798): 153-154.

Digges, Leonard (poet; b. 1588 or 1590; d. 1635).  52 (1782): 350-351.

Dimock, Rev. Henry (clergyman; ca. 1728-1810).  57-ii (1787): 1006 [?]; 59-i (1789): 256, 553; 65-i (1795): 420; 66-i (1796): 61; 66-ii (1796): 598; 67-ii (1797): 598; 68-ii (1798): 793-794.

Disney, Rev. Samuel (clergyman; 1738-86).  62-i (1792): 557; 62-ii (1792): 752.

Dixon, Sarah (poet; 1671/2-1765).  10 (1740): 616 (2).

Dobson, Captain John (captain of a merchant vessel).  16 (1746): 609.

Dobson, William (b. ca. 1715).  20 (1750): 565.

Dodd, Rev. William (preacher and convicted forger; 1729-77).  16 (1746): 664; 17 (1747): 443; 18 (1748): 565; 19 (1749): 323-325, 372-373; 31 (1761): 595; 48 (1778): 87; 63-i (1793): 234.

Doddridge, Rev. Philip (Nonconformist divine; 1702-51).  16 (1746): 550; 50 (1780): 436; 56-i (1786): 35; 66-ii (1796): 1069 (2).

Dodsley, Robert (poet, playwright, and bookseller; 1703-64).  7 (1737): 50; 14 (1744): 447; 19 (1749): 87; 23 (1753): 140, 533 (2); 31 (1761): 374-375.

Donatus, Saint, Bishop of Fiesole (Irish bishop and poet; d. 876).  70-i (1800): 128.

Donne, Rev. John (poet and dean of St. Paul’s; 1572-1631).  31 (1761): 472.

Dorat, Claude Joseph (playwright and poet; 1734-80).  46 (1776): 46.

Dornford, Josiah (barrister; b. ca. 1763).  57-ii (1787): 1177.

Dousa [Douza], Janus (Dutch poet; 1545-1604).  17 (1747): 85-86.

Downman, Dr. Hugh (physician and poet; 1740-1809).  44 (1774): 379; 61-i (1791): 468; 63-ii (1793): 653; 65-i (1795): 455.

Drake, Benjamin.  5 (1735): 383-384, 678.

Drake, Dr. Nathan (physician and essayist; 1766-1836).  62-ii (1792): 1134-1135.

Draper, Sir William (general; 1721-87).  42 (1772): 431.

Drewitt, Thomas (b. ca. 1772).  57-i (1787): 527; 65-i (1795): 509.

Drummond, William (Scottish poet; 1585-1649).  56-i (1786): 157; 70-ii (1800): 1024.

Dryden, John (poet; 1631-1700).  2 (1732): 847, 854; 5 (1735): 24 (5); 22 (1752): 468, 469; 23 (1753): 149; 28 (1758): 211; 31 (1761): 326; 42 (1772): 588; 44 (1774): 232; 55-i (1785): 337; 63-i (1793): 25-26; 67-ii (1797): 623.

Duché, Rev. Jacob (Loyalist clergyman in Philadelphia; 1738-98).  25 (1755): 36; 27 (1757): 179.