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The Boston Weekly Magazine

Subtitled "devoted to Morality, Literature, Biography, History, the Fine Arts, Agriculture, &c., &c." contained, according to Mott, "two or three essay series - that staple of the eighteenth century magazine; some scientific miscellany; a "monitorial department" balanced by a section devoted to "amusement"; two or three columns of poetry; epistolary fiction in serial form; current events; and a good deal of et cetera".

Issues & Index Sources

  30-Oct-1802 – 19-Oct-1805
  16-Oct-1805 – 26-Apr-1806, as The Boston Magazine
  3-May-1806 – 15-Oct-1808, as The Emerald

Publishers

  1802 – 1805: Samuel Gilbert & Thomas Dean
  1805 – 1807: Joshua Belcher & Samuel T. Armstrong
  1807 – 1808: Oliver C. Greenleaf

Editors

  1802 – 1805: Samuel Gilbert & Thomas Dean
  1805 – 1807: Joshua Belcher & Samuel T. Armstrong
  1807 – 1808: Oliver C. Greenleaf

Frequency

  weekly

Boudoir

Total Issyes: 5

"Early mens mag with a mixed collection of generally sterile nudes, articles and hard-boiled fiction"

Issues & Index Sources:  1960 – 1961
Publishers:   Rilgac Publishing Co., 1350 North Highland, Room 3, Hollywood 28, CA.
Editors:   Jackson Mitchell
Prices:   50c
Pagecounts:   46pp
 
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Boudoir Tales

see under Real Boudoir Tales

Boulevard

Short fiction and poems plus critical essays. Has published John Ashbery, John Barth, Joyce Carol Oates, John Updike. Circulation 3,500.

Issues & Index Sources:  Winter 1986 – present: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
Publishers:   Opajaz, NY at outset, then Drexel University, Philadelphia; 4579 Laclede Avenue, Suite 332, St. Louis, MO 63108-2103 (in 1998 - 2002)
Website:   www.boulevardmagazine.org
Editors:   Richard Burgin (in 2002)
Formats:   review
Pagecounts:   200pp
Frequency:   thrice yearly
Related Sites:   Wikipedia
Sources:   O. Henry Awards Website (in 2002)

Bound to Win Library

Total Issues: 167

Issues & Index Sources:  1903 – 1907: Dime Novel Bibliography (sample issues only)
Publishers:   Street & Smith (New York)
Sources:   Dime Novel Bibliography

Bourbon Penn

Total Issues: 13 (as at Apr-2017)

A magazine of horror and fantasy with each issue "posting variations on a single theme (in our case the theme is a quote)".

Issues & Index Sources:  Feb-2011 – present: Science Fiction Index (Missing: any after #13, Apr-2017)
Publishers:   Erik Secker
Website:   www.bourbonpenn.com
Editors:   Erik Secker
Prices:   $9.95
Frequency:   irregular
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The Bouverie Series

Total Issues: 84+69+20=173 (numbered issues)

First series briefly titled The Bouverie Series of Penny Books (#61 - #67). Second series also known as The Bouverie Series of Popular Stories. The titles are derived from the address of the R.T.S. office at Bouverie Street, London.

Issues & Index Sources

  1905 – 1915, as The Bouverie Series of Penny Stories
  1924 – 1932, as Bouverie Series
  1936, as New Bouverie Series

Publishers

  Religious Tract Society

Frequency

  varies

Bow Bells [1862]

Waite regarded this as superior saying "every volume was like a magic casement opening."

Issues & Index Sources

  12-Nov-1862 – 22-Feb-1897

#merges with The Duchess Novelette

Publishers

  ?: John Dicks
  1896? – ?: Harmsworth

Editors

  G.W.M. Reynolds; Charles Shurey

Formats

  story paper (large tabloid) during first year, then smaller tabloid

Pagecounts

  16pp during first year, then 24pp

Frequency

  weekly

Bow Bells [1919]

Total Issues: 288

Sub-titled 'the home story paper'. Becomes: Charm (girls' paper)

Issues & Index Sources:  6-Sep-1919 – Mar-1925
Publishers:   Amalgamated Press
Frequency:   weekly

Bowery Boy Library

Total Issues: 100

Stories of mystery and adventure in New York with boy detective Bowery Billy. Last few issues titled Bowery Boy Weekly.

Issues & Index Sources:  21-Oct-1905 – 14-Sep-1907: Dime Novel Bibliography
Publishers:   The Winner Library Co. (Street & Smith)
Formats:   8" x 11"
Prices:   5c
Pagecounts:   32pp
Sources:   Dime Novel Bibliography

Boxing Shorts

Total Issues: 2

First issue was called Boxing Yarns.

Issues & Index Sources:  Jan-1946 – Jun-1946: Sports Fiction Index
Publishers:   Gerald G. Swan
Prices:   7d
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Boy

Total Issues: 1

"A rather crude type of boys' sporting publication; it contained stories and articles on cycling, rowing, etc." (W.O.G. Lofts)

Issues & Index Sources:  3-Jan-1891
Publishers:   Iliffe & Sons
Prices:   1d

Boy Amateur

Total Issues: 9

Incorporated into British Amateur (adult).

Issues & Index Sources:  Jul-1882 – May-1883
Publishers:   C.W. Mayo
Frequency:   monthly (or irregular?)

Boyfriend

Entitled Boyfriend, 1-351; Trend & Boyfriend, 352-359; Boyfriend & Trend, 360-428.

Issues & Index Sources

  16-May-1959 – 2-Sep-1967

#incorporated into Petticoat

Publishers

  City Magazines

Boyhood

Total Issues: 13

Incorporates: Guy Rayner's Boys' Own Journal

Issues & Index Sources

  29-Mar-1890 – 21-Jun-1890

#incorporated into Boys' Graphic

Publishers

  Popular Publishing Co. (Guy Rayner)

Frequency

  weekly

Boyland

Subtitled "A Weekly Paper for Boys".

Issues & Index Sources:  1915? – ?
 

Boy Messenger

Total Issues: 20

Issues & Index Sources:  Mar-1910 – Feb-1915
Publishers:   S.W. Partridge
Frequency:   monthly


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