James Ralph

Standard Name: Ralph, James


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Anthologization Mary Chandler
Miscellaneous Poems by Several Hands, an anthology edited by James Ralph , included some works by MC (as well as one by Judith Madan ).
Foxon, David F. English Verse 1701-1750. Cambridge University Press.
OCLC WorldCat. http://www.oclc.org/firstsearch/content/worldcat/. Accessed 1999.
Anthologization Judith Cowper Madan
JCM 's Occasion'd by the Death of Mr John Hughes (translator of Letters of Abelard and Heloise, 1713, and a protégé of JCM 's uncle the first Earl Cowper ) was in Ashley Cowper
Friends, Associates Elizabeth Cooper
In this milieu EC became friendly with the scholars and writers Thomas Birch , James Ralph , and William Oldys . Oldys, a notable antiquary, later helped her with her editing enterprise, both with advice...
Reception Elizabeth Cooper
James Ralph was said to have strongly supported the production of this comedy.
Matthew, Henry Colin Gray et al., editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. http://www.oxforddnb.com/.


15 November 1739: The first number appeared of The Champion,...

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15 November 1739

The first number appeared of The Champion, an Opposition periodical by Henry Fielding and James Ralph .

15 September 1743: The Champion, an Opposition periodical previously...

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15 September 1743

The Champion, an Opposition periodical previously written by Henry Fielding and James Ralph , ceased publication.

1758: James Ralph, political writer, historian,...

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James Ralph , political writer, historian, and reviewer, argued in The Case of Authors by Profession or Trade Stated that in the post-patronage age authors were slaves to publishers.


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