Bibliography and finding list of serials published in England during the nineteenth century. Entries record, when possible, titles, alternative or later titles, subtitles, and title changes, along with reproductions of title pages for about 3,000 publications; series, volume, and issue numbering; publication dates; places of publication; editors; proprietors; publishers; printers; editorial or production staff; size; price; circulation; frequency of publication; illustrations; issuing bodies; indexing; departments; religious or political perspectives; miscellaneous notes; mergers; references to studies or bibliographies; and locations.
Popular British periodicals mostly from the 19th century.
Comprehensive full-run coverage for popular British periodicals of the 19th century. Facsimile page images and searchable full text for nearly 500 British periodicals published from the seventeenth through the early twentieth centuries.
Newspapers and periodicals published between 1685-1835 in Dublin, Edinburgh, London and York. From the Harry Ransom Center collection.
The Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center holds one of the finest collections of 17th and 18th century newspapers and periodicals in the world, and it was from here that items for Eighteenth Century Journals II were selected. These holdings were documented in 'British Newspapers and Periodicals, 1632-1800' compiled by Powell Stewart in 1950. A nifty chronology tool lets you find significant events between 1685 and 1815.
Allows full access to PDFs of scanned books that are out of copyright.
It provides long-term preservation and access services for public domain and in copyright content from a variety of sources, including Google, the Internet Archive, Microsoft, and in-house partner institution initiatives. Limited (search-only) books may not be viewed or downloaded even when logged in - check UNLV's collections or use interlibrary loan to acquire a print copy.
Searchable collection of women's letters and diaries.
Update frequency: quarterly
Facsimile pages of previously unpublished manuscripts offer exact reproductions of letters and diary pages by both famous and otherwise unknown women in Great Britain and Ireland. The range of diary formats includes the travel diary, offering detailed accounts of journeys and descriptions of places; the daily personal diary, in which women reflected more broadly on aspects of their lives; letter diaries, wherein a daily dated letter to a recipient served simultaneously as a diary entry; and other forms. Content indexed in In the First Person.
Primary sources about British colonies in Africa, North and South America, Australia, and South Asia, 1492-1969.
Text and images of primary source material including maps, manuscripts, pamphlets, paintings, drawings, and rare books that document life and trade in the British empire's colonies. Thematic sections covering Cultural Contacts, the Literature of Empire, the Visible Empire, Religion, Race, Class and Imperialism. Records shed light on issues of race and class in the colonial context; biographical notes and scholarly essays build context for the sources.
Books and periodicals reflecting the evolution of a feminist consciousness and the movement for women's rights.
Full text publications reflecting the evolution of a feminist consciousness and the movement for women's rights from continental Europe, the U.S., the United Kingdom, Canada, and New Zealand, dating from 1543-1945.T he Periodical Series contains complete runs of magazines and newspapers mainly from 1860-1900; the Monograph Language Series offers over 4000 books and pamphlets in English (over 2000 titles), German, French and other languages. Non-English-language books are summarized in English.
Primary sources like personal accounts, correspondence, maps, plans and photos documenting the movement of peoples from Great Britain, Ireland, mainland Europe and Asia to the New World and Australasia.
1779 to 1930
Primary source material relating to popular entertainment in America, Britain, and Europe in the period from 1779 to 1930.
Contains four separate sections: Spiritualism, Sensation and Magic; Circuses, Sideshows and Freaks; Music Hall, Theatre and Popular Entertainment; and Moving Pictures, Optical Entertainments and the Advent of Cinema. Reproduces primary source materials ranging from scrapbooks and full color posters to rare books and objects.
National and regional newspapers representing different political and cultural segments of British society from the late 1700s through the aftermath of World War Two.
London and regional newspapers. Titles include the Morning Chronicle, The Examiner and Illustrated Police News and Chartism newspapers. Regional newspapers include The Northern Echo, the Western Mail, The Newcastle Courant, The Ipswich Journal, The Bristol Mercury. Can be searched in tandem with London Times and ECCO using the Artemis Primary Sources platform.
Lists noteworthy books, articles, and reviews on the Victorian period. Compiled by the staff of the journal Victorian Studies and representatives from the Victorian Division of the Modern Language Association.
A guide to research on 19th-century Britain, including short reference works produced by scholars, such as guides to periodical research, locating and using Victorian publishing records, and planning a research trip to Britain. Additionally, the site hosts “At the Circulating Library,” a database that catalogs information about three-volume novels published during the Victorian period and serialization information for more than 60 periodicals.
Full runs of six British periodicals: Monthly Repository (1806-1837) and Unitarian Chronicle (1832-1833); Northern Star (1838-1852); Leader (1850-1860); English Woman’s Journal (1858-1864); Tomahawk (1867-1870); Publishers’ Circular (1880-1890)