Comparison of literary periodicals

                                          Comparison of literary periodicals- table

 

Name of the magazineEdinburgh ReviewQuarterly ReviewBlackwood’s MagazineLondon Magazine
Founder/ EditorFrancis JeffreySydney SmithJohn Murrayfirst editor: William GiffordWilliam BlackwoodJohn Scott

 

 

Established Year1802180918171820
Political standSupporters of Whiggs, Liberal politics.Ridiculed Tories.Supporters of ToriesSupporters of ToriesSupporters of Romantic poets
ContributorsSir Walter Scott, Hazlitt, Carlyle,T.B.Macaulay, Leigh HuntSir Walter Scott, Southey,John Wilson Croker, LambJohn Wilson,Lockhart,

P.B.Shelly,

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

John Keats,P.B.Shelly,

Wordsworth,

Lamb, Hazlitt,

De Quincey,

MiscellaneousThough supported Romantics, sometimesattacked Lake poets ( especially Wordsworth )Attacked Lake poets, Radicals.Croker’s criticism of Keats’ Endymion led to Keats’ death

 

Attacked on “Cockney school of poetry “editor John Scott was killed in a duel with Blackwood .
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