Many serial publications have been almost entirely made up of extracts from English sources.
When a relation is serial its relation-number is often called its serial type.
An important serial was the long-lived Vaderlandsche Letteroefeningen (1761).
The Calcutta Literary Gazette was published in 1830-1834, and the Calcutta Review, still the most important serial of the Indian Empire, first appeared in 1846 under the editorship of Sir J.
(d) Biographical: In Magyar, the great serial entitled Hungarian Historical Biographies (Budapest, 1884, &c.), edited by Sandor Szilagyi, is a collection of lives of famous Hungarian men and women from the earliest times by many scholars of note, finely illustrated.