What is analytical review?

  • (noun): An auditing procedure based on ratios among accounts and tries to identify significant changes.

Analytical Review

The Analytical Review was a periodical established in London in 1788 by the publisher Joseph Johnson and the writer Thomas Christie. Part of the Republic of Letters, it was a gadfly publication, which offered readers summaries and analyses of the many new publications issued at the end of the eighteenth century.

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Joseph Johnson (publisher) - 1790s: Years of Radicalism - Analytical Review and Other Periodicals
... Johnson and Thomas Christie, a Unitarian, liberal, and classicist, founded the Analytical Review ... which were generally "marginal sectarian efforts", the Analytical Review was quite popular ... Its conservative counterpart and nemesis was the Anti-Jacobin Review, established specifically to counteract the effects of the Analytical and other ...
Analytical Review - Dissolution and Brief Resurrection
... Periodical scholar Stuart Andrews therefore argues that the last issues of the Analytical Review "must be read in the light of Johnson's impending sentence" ... In the same months that the Anti-Jacobin Review launched its first critiques of the Analytical and other journals, the Analytical published extensive articles on the picturesque and other aesthetic theories ... The editors of the Anti-Jacobin Review took credit for the "dissolution" of the Analytical Review in the preface to their bound 1798 volume, writing "The other object of our ...

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