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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



Burges, Sir James Bland (politician, poet, and playwright; 1752-1824).  66-i (1796): 326; 66-ii (1796): 1018-1019.

Burgh, Walter Hussey (Irish judge and politician; 1742-83).  61-i (1791): 103.

Burgoyne, General John (1739-85).  56-i (1786): 68, 158; 59-ii (1789): 652.

Burke, Thomas (delegate from North Carolina to the Continental Congress and later governor of North Carolina; ca. 1747-83).  48 (1778): 184 (2), 231 (2).

Burnet, -----.  14 (1744): 157 (4), 158.

Burnet, Sir Thomas (judge and pamphleteer; 1694-1753).  40 (1770): 88; 47 (1777): 343.

Burney, -----.  63-i (1793): 424.

Burney, Dr. Charles (historian of music; 1726-1814).  55-i (1785): 215.

Burns, Robert (poet; 1759-96).  57-ii (1787): 623; 59-i (1789): 353; 61-ii (1791): 856, 1085; 64-i (1794): 461; 64-ii (1794): 748-749; 67-ii (1797): 783.

Burroughs, Rev. Lewis (clergyman).  13 (1743): 603; 17 (1747): 538.

Burton, Edmund (“Ruben D’Moundt”; barrister; b. 1721).  52 (1782): 540-541.

Busby, Rev. Richard (divine and headmaster of Westminster School; 1606-95).  63-ii (1793): 896.

Busby, Thomas (musician; 1755-1838).  68-i (1798): 425.

Butler, Rev. Weeden, the Elder (miscellaneous writer; 1742-1823), or the Younger (miscellaneous writer; 1772-1831).  68-ii (1798): 883-884; 69-ii (1799): 792.

Butler, Rev. Weeden, the Younger (miscellaneous writer; 1772-1831).  69-i (1799): 12; 70-ii (1800): 1263.

Butler, Samuel (author of Hudibras; 1612-80).  16 (1746): 379; 69-i (1799): 452.

Butson, Rev. Christopher, Dean of Waterford and later Bishop of Killaloe and Clonfert (1747-1836).  67-i (1797): 151-152.

Butt, Rev. George (poet and sermon-writer; 1741-95).  59-ii (1789): 1034-1035; 60-ii (1790): 1036-1037; 70-ii (1800): 1187-1189.

Buxton, T. M.  9 (1739): 546; 12 (1742): 214.

Byrom, John (shorthand inventor; 1692-1763).  1 (1731): 399; 7 (1737): 307; 15 (1745): 102-103; 28 (1758): 487.