Magazines (17 pages found in this category)


The Gentleman’s Magazine

Monthly compendium of the best news, essays and information from the daily and weekly newspapers, published from 1731 until 1914.

The Idler

Illustrated monthly magazine published in London from 1892 until 1911.

The Ladies Mercury

First English periodical targeted specifically at women, published in 1693.

The Monthly Packet

Monthly magazine aimed at young women between 15 and 25, published from 1851 until 1899.

The Servant’s Magazine

Published monthly in England from 1838 until 1869. Priced at one penny, its mission was to provide “improving reading for servant girls”.

The Strand Magazine

Monthly publication founded by George Newnes, published 1891–1950, credited with introducing the short story to a British audience.

Women’s Suffrage Journal

Magazine founded by Lydia Becker and Jessie Boucherett in 1870, focusing on news of events affecting women’s lives.