Databases \ 17th and 18th Century Burney Newspapers Collection


Newspapers, newsbooks, Acts of Parliament, addresses, broadsides, pamphlets and proclamations from the British Isles and colonies.

Newspapers collected by Charles Burney (who lived 1757-1817) are held at the British Library. The collection includes newspapers from England, Ireland and Scotland, and some European publications (France, Germany, Italy and the Netherlands). Colonial titles include newspapers from Bridgetown, Barbados; Kingston, Jamaica; and Madras and Calcutta in India.


Can be searched in combination with other Gale newspaper archives and primary sources at Gale Primary Sources.