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Somerset House Gazette
Somerset House Gazette
William Henry Pyne
Somerset House Gazette and :Literary Museum
W. Wetton, 21 Fleet Street, London
UK
1823-1824
Primary published
Bodleian Library, University of Oxford
Hope 8 888 & 889
This periodical was edited by the artist, writer and critic, William Henry Pyne (1770-1843) under the pseudonym, 'Ephraim Hardcastle'. It was published weekly in 52 numbers from 11 October 1823 - 2 October 1824, combined as complete sets in two indexed volumes, price 14 shillings each. Their sub-title, Weekly Miscellany of Fine Arts, Antiquities and Literary Chit Chat gives a good idea of their content. Richard Wilson is discussed in vol. 1, pp. 300-301 & 414 and in vol. 2, pp. 173-74, 206-7, 209-10, 237-39 & 264-65.