Text: William Doyle Hull II, “Guide to the Canon: the Burton's Gentleman's Magazine,” A Canon of the Critical Works of Edgar Allan Poe (1941), pp. 7-9


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BURTON’S GENTLEMAN’S MAGAZINE

Volume IV: January, 1839, through June, 1839.

     
JUNE, 1839.
1.  

MARRYATT’S PHANTOM SHIP. BGM, IV, 358-59. [[discussion]]

? 2.  

MILITARY MAGAZINE. BGM, IV, 359. [[discussion]]


Volume V: July, 1839, through December, 1839.

     
JULY, 1839.
* 3.  

COOPER’S HISTORY OF THE NAVY. (H, C, R, T, P). BGM, V, 56-8. [[discussion (group)]]

* 4.  

LECTURE ON THE STUDY OF HISTORY. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 58-9. [[discussion (group)]]

* 5.  

FRANCIA’ S REIGN OF TERROR. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 59-60. [[discussion (group)]]

* 6.  

TUCKERMAN’S ISABEL. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 60. [[discussion (group)]]

* 7.  

JAMES’ MEMOIRS OF CELEBRATED WOMEN. (H, R, T, P). BGM, V, 60-1. [[discussion (group)]]

* 8.  

ADVICE TO A YOUNG GENTLEMEN. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 61. [[discussion (group)]]

* 9.  

WYATT’S SYNOPSIS OF’ NATURAL HISTORY. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 61-2; H, X, 26-7. [[discussion (group)]]

* 10.  

BROUGHAM’S SKETCHES. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 62. [[discussion (group)]]


     
AUGUST, 1839.
   

* CONCEALMENT. BGM, V, 112. B.

   

* PHANTASMION. BGM, V, 112-13. B.

   

* DE KOCK’S BARBER OF PARIS. BGM, V, 113-14. B.

* 11.  

ADAMS’ JUBILEE OF THE CONSTITUTION. (H?, R, T?, P). BGM, V, 114. [[discussion (group)]]

* 12.  

JAMES’ GENTLEMAN OF THE OLD SCHOOL. (H?, C, R, T, P). BGM, V, 114-15. [[discussion (group)]]

* 13.  

GRANT’S SKETCHES OF LONDON. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 115. [[discussion (group)]]

* 14.  

POPULAR LECTURES ON GEOLOGY. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 115. [[discussion (group)]]

* 15.  

TAYLOR’S POCKET LEXICON. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 117-16. [[discussion (group)]]

* 16.  

WALLACE’S TRIUMPHS OF SCIENCE. (H, C, R, T, P). BGM, V, 116-17. [[discussion (group)]]

* 17.  

WILLIS’ TORTESA. (B:, C, R, T, P). BGM, V, 117; H, X, 27-30. [[discussion (group)]]

* 18.  

COOPER’S PRECAUTION. (H?, C, R, T, P). BGM, V, 117-18. [[discussion (group)]]

* 19.  

SIX WEEKS IN FAUQUIER. (H?, R, T, P ). BGM, V, 118. [[discussion (group)]]

* 20.  

PENCIL’S WHITE SULPHUR PAPERS. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 118. [[discussion (group)]]

* 21.  

LEWIS’ DEFENCE OF FEMALE EDUCATION. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 118. [[discussion (group)]]


     
SEPTEMBER, 1839.
   

* THE WAVERLY NOVELS. BGM, V, 164. B.

   

* FANNY, AND OTHER POEMS. BGM, V, 166. B.

   

* GLENN’S REPLY TO THE CRITICS. (H). BGM, V, 164-65. B.

* 22.  

AUSTIN’S A VOICE TO YOUTH. (C, R, T, P). BGM, V, 165-66. [[discussion (group)]]

* 23.  

BROUGHAM’S HISTORICAL SKETCHES. (H, C R.Y P). BGM, V, 166-67. [[discussion (group)]]

* 24.  

LETTERS OF ELIZA WILKINSON. (C, R, T, P). BGM, V, 167. [[discussion (group)]]

* 25.  

MARY HOWITT’S BIRDS AND FLOWERS. (C, R, T, P). BGM, V, 167. [[discussion (group)]]

* 26.  

BINGLEY’S TALES OF SHIPWRECKS. (C, R, T, P). BGM, V, 167-68. [[discussion (group)]]

* 27.  

SAYER’S AMERICAN FLOWER-GARDEN COMPANION. (C, R, T, P). BGM, V, 168. [[discussion (group)]]

* 28.  

SAYER’S AMERICAN FRUIT-GARDEN COMPANION. (C, R, T, P). BGM, V, 168. [[discussion (group)]]

* 29.  

THE BRIDE OF FORT EDWARD. (C, R, T, P). BGM, V, 168-69. [[discussion (group)]]

* 30.  

ALCOTT’ S CHARLES HARTLAND. (C, R, T, P). BGM, V, 169. [[discussion (group)]]

* 31.  

ROBERTSON’S SOLOMON SEESAW. (C, R, T, P). BGM, V, 169-70. [[discussion (group)]]

* 32.  

FOUQUE’S UNDINE. (H, C, R, T, P). BGM, V, 170-73; H, X, 30-39. [[discussion (group)]]

* 33.  

SCHOOLCRAFT’S ALGIC RESEARCHES, and INDIAN TALES AND LEGENDS. (C, R, T, P). BGM, V, 17:5. [[discussion (group)]]

* 34.  

SLEEMAN’S THE THUGS. (C, R, T, P). BGM., V, 174. [[discussion (group)]]

* 35.  

CONTINUATION OF THE DIARY ILLUSTRATIVE OF THE TIMES OF GEORGE IV. (C, R, T, P). BGM, V, 174. [[discussion (group)]]

* 36.  

ACKERMAN’S TACTICAL LESSONS IN FLOWER PAINTING. (C, R, T, P). BGM, V, 174. [[discussion (group)]] [page 8:]


     
OCTOBER, 1839.
* 37.  

LONGFELLOW’S HYPERION. (H, C, R, T, P). BGM, V, 227; H, X, 39-40. [[discussion (group)]]

* 38.  

MURRAY’S TRAVELS IN NORTH AMERICA. BGM, V, 227-28. [[discussion (group)]]

* 39.  

THE POEMS OF OSSIAN. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 228. [[discussion (group)]]

* 40.  

MISS LESLIE’S GIFT. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 228-28 [[228-29]]. [[discussion (group)]]

* 41.  

MITCHELL’S SYSTEM OF MODERN GEOGRAPHY. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 229. [[discussion (group)]]

* 42.  

WATERMAN’S FLORA’S LEXICON. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 229-30. [[discussion (group)]]

* 43.  

OPINIONS OF LORD BROUGHAM. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 230. [[discussion (group)]]

* 44.  

MILLER’S FAIR ROSAMOND. BGM, V.230. [[discussion (group)]]

* 45.  

WEBBE’S MAN ABOUT TOWN. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 230. [[discussion (group)]]

* 46.  

HAMILTON KING. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 230. [[discussion (group)]]


     
NOVEMBER, 1839.
(?) 47.  

SHAKSPEARE AND HIS FRIENDS. BGM, V, 282. [[discussion]]

* 48.  

THE CANONS OF GOOD BREEDING. (H, C, R, T, P). BGM, V, 282-83; H, X, 45-9. [[discussion]]

* 49.  

SIMMS’ DAMSEL OF DARIEN. (H, C, R, T, P). BGM, V, 283-85; H, X, 49-56. [[discussion]]

50.  

CARLETON’S FATHER BUTLER, and HOOD’S NATIONAL TALES. (R?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 285-86. [[discussion]]

51.  

PICKERING’S NAN DARRELL. (H?, C, T, P). BGM, V, 286. [[discussion]]

(?) 52.  

THE VIOLET. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 286. [[discussion]]

* 53.  

THE LITERARY SOUVENIR. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 286. [[discussion]]


     
DECEMBER, 1839.
   

THE MUSEUM OF RELIGIOUS KNOWLEDGE. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 327. B.

   

* THE CHRISTIAN KEEPSAKE AND MISSIONARY ANNUAL. (H?, C, R, T, P). BGM, V, 327-28. B.

   

ALBERT DE ROSANN. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 328-29. B.

(?) 54.  

DUMAS’ MEMOIRS. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 329. [[discussion]]

55.  

KINNE’ S BLACKSTONE’ S COMMENTARY. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 329-30. [[discussion]]

* 56.  

NICHOLAS NICKLEBY. (H, R, T, P). BGM, V, 330. [[discussion]]

* 57.  

CHANDLER’S ADDRESS. (H, R, T, P). BGM, V, 330-31; H, X, 57-9. [[discussion]]

   

THE POETS OF AMERICA. BGM, V, 331-32. B.

58.  

NIX’S MATE. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 332. [[discussion]]

* 59.  

MORRIS’ NATIONAL MELODIES. (G, C, R, T, P).(1) BGM, V, 332-33; H, X, 41-5. [[discussion]]

60.  

MILITARY MAGAZINE. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 333-34. [[discussion]]

* 61.  

GRANT’S WALKS AND WANDERINGS. BGM, V, 334. [[discussion]]

62.  

MRS. HALE’S GOOD HOUSEKEEPER. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 334. [[discussion]]


Volume VI: January, 1840, through June, 1840.

     
JANUARY, 1840.
* 63.  

MOORE’S ALCIPHRON. (H, C, R, T, P). BGM, VI 53-6; H, X, 60-71. [[discussion]]

   

MATHEWS’ MEMOIRS. (H, R, T, P). BGM, VI, 57-8. B.

64.  

COUNTESS OF BLESSINGTON’S THE GOVERNESS. (R, T, P). BGM, VI, 58. [[discussion]]

65.  

TALES OF THE GROTESQUE AND ARABESQUE. (R, T). BGM, V, 58. [[discussion]]


     
FEBRUARY, 1840.
66.  

MORRIS’ WHERE HUDSON’S WAVE. (H?, R, P). BGM, VI, 100. [[discussion]]

67.  

HALDEMANN’S MONOGRAPH. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, VI, 100. [[discussion]]

* 68.  

LONGFELLOW’S VOICES OF THE NIGHT. (H, C, R, T, P). BGM, VI, 100-03; H, X, 71-8. [[discussion]]

   

MARRYATT’ S DIARY IN AMERICA. (H, C, R, P). BGM, VI, 103-05.

   

THE SPITFIRE. (H?, R, P). BGM, VI, 105. B.

69.  

DEAN’S PHILOSOPHY. (H?, R, P). BGM, VI, 106. B. [[discussion]]

(?) 70.  

EMBURY’ S PICTURES OF EARLY LIFE. (H?, R, P). BGM, VI, 106. [[discussion]]

71.  

MILITARY MAGAZINE. BGM, VI, 105-06. [[discussion]]

* 72.  

DUNCAN’S SACRED PHILOSOPHY. (H?, R, T). BGM, VI, 106. [[discussion]]

73.  

PICKERING’S FRIGHT. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, V, 106. [[discussion]] [page 9:]


     
MARCH, 1840.
* 74.  

DUNCAN’S SACRED PHILOSOPHY. (H, C, R, T, P). BGM, VI, 151-52; H, X, 81-5. [[discussion]]

75.  

MME. TUSSAUD’ S MEMOIRS. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, VI, 152. [[discussion]]

76.  

HALIBURTON’S LETTER BAG. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, VI, 152-53. [[discussion]]

77.  

MRS. BRAY’S TRIALS. (H?, T). BGM, VI, 153. [[discussion]]

* 78.  

WILLIS’ ROMANCE OF TRAVEL. (E, C, R, T, P). BGM, VI, 153-54. [[discussion]]

79.  

INGLIS’ RAMBLES. (H?, R, T, P). BGM, VI, 154. [[discussion]]


     
APRIL, 1840.
   

PERILS IN THE WOODS. (C?, R, T, P). BGM, VI, 199. B.

   

GERAMB’S PILGRIMAGE. (C?, R, T, P). BGM, VI, 199-200. B.

   

COOPER’S PATHFINDER. (C?, R, T, P). BGM, VI, 200. B.

   

FRY’S A WORD TO WOMEN. (C?, R, T, P). BGM, VI, 200-01. B.

   

REV. JOHN WARD’S DIARY. (C?, R, T, P). BGM, VI, 201. B (?).

   

GRANT’S EVERY DAY LIFE IN LONDON. (C?, R, P). BGM, VI, 201-02. B (?).

   

* MARRYATT’S POOR JACK, and AINSWORTH’S TOWER OF LONDON. (C?, R, P). BGM, VI, 202. B.


     
MAY, 1840.
* 80.  

BRYANT. (H, C, R, P). BGM, VI, 203-05; H, X, 85-91. [[discussion]]

81.  

MRS. GREY’S THE DUKE (R, T, P). BGM. VI, 248. [[discussion]]

* 82.  

MEMOIRS OF MME. MALIBRAN. (H, C, R, T, P). BGM, VI, 248-49; H, X, 91-6. [[discussion]]

83.  

BROOKS’ UTILITY OF CLASSICAL STUDIES, and THOMPSON’S [[THOMSON’S]] UNCERTAINTY OF LITERARY FAME. (C, R, T, P). BGM, VI, 249-50. [[discussion]]

84.  

FLORIST’S GUIDE. (T). BGM, VI, 250. [[discussion]]

85.  

FRANK. (R, T, P). BGM, VI, 250. [[discussion]]


     
JUNE, 1840.
86.  

THE YOUTH OF SHAKSPEARE. BGM, VI, 293. [[discussion]]

(?) 87.  

THE PROUD LADYE. (T). BGM, VI, 294. [[discussion]]

* 88.  

HIGH-WAYS AND BY-WAYS. BGM, VI, 294. [[discussion]]


[[Footnotes]]

[The following footnote appears at the bottom of page 8:]

1.  In his bibliography Harrison places “Morris’ National Melodies” under May, 1839, where it did not appear, and also under December, 1839, where it is to be found.


 


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