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The Victorian Collection

The Victorian Collection features a wide assortment of British sociopolitical periodicals published from 1834 to 1900. This material covers such topics as religious revivals and Temperance movements, politics, agriculture, population studies, illustration, family values, and biography. These periodicals were produced and distributed to educate and persuade, so that, in the words of the editor for the Anti-Corn-Law Society, “the public mind may be kept in a state of information and vigilance” ab...



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First published under title Monita privata Societatis Jesu, Notobrigae, 1612 (i. e. Cracow, 1614) cf. Wetzer und Welte's Kirchenlexikon. 2 aufl. 1886-1901. v. 8, col. 1776
Topics: Jesuits, Monita secreta Societatis Jesu, Anti-Catholicism
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by Malet, Lucas, 1852-1931
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Lucas Malet is the pseudonym of Mary St. Leger Kingsley Harrison
Topics: Women authors, English, Women novelists, English
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by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890
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Includes index
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xi, 9-383, [384], [8] p. : 19 cm
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Topics: Bazaars (Charities), Needlework
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by Doyle, Arthur Conan, Sir, 1859-1930; Paget, Sidney, 1861-1908, ill. ill
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First one volume edition
Topics: Holmes, Sherlock (Fictitious character), Private investigators
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2 p. l., 313, [1] p. ; 20 cm
Topic: Children, John George, 1777-1852
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On verso of t.p.: London: A. and G.A. Spottiswoode, New-street Square
Topics: Crystal Palace (Sydenham, London, England), Architecture, Art
The Victorian Collection
by Spurgeon, C. H. (Charles Haddon), 1834-1892
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"A record of combat with sin and of labour for the Lord."
Topic: Baptists
T.p. within single rule
Topics: Classical geography, Geography, Ancient
The Victorian Collection
by Martineau, Harriet, 1802-1876; Banks, William, ill. ill; Aspland, Theophil Lindsey, 1807-1890, ill. ill; Ruthven, John
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Preface dated: March 12, 1855
Topic: Natural history
The Victorian Collection
by Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900; Crane, Walter, 1845-1915, ill; Jacomb Hood, G. P. (George Percy), 1857-1929, ill; Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900, inscriber. UPB; Melvill, Harry, former owner. UPB
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"Printed by Ballantyne, Hanson and Co., London and Edinburgh"--Colophon
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by Hawes, C. W. (Charles William)
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Title on cover: Hawes' hand book to temperance hotels
Topics: Temperance, Hotels
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by Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870; Seymour, Robert, 1798-1836, ill; Buss, Robert William, 1804-1875 ill; Browne, Hablot Knight, 1815-1882, ill; Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870, signer. UPB; Fletcher, Angus, former owner. UPB
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Originally published in 20 numbers, bound in 19 monthly parts, April 1836-November 1837, the last part forming a double number. It was published in book form on November 17, 1837. Illustrated by Richard Seymour (pts. 1-2); Robert W. Buss (pt. 3); Hablot Knight Browne ("Phiz"), for the remainder parts
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Most of the plates are hand colored
Topic: Fashion
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Map of London on [16] pages before the title page
Topic: London (England) -- Guidebooks
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by Lansdell, Henry, 1841-1919; Lansdell, Henry, 1841-1919, inscriber. ins
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Listed as first edition
Topic: Asia, Central -- Description and travel
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by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890
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Added title-page, engraved
Topic: genealogy
Includes indexes
Topic: Spain -- Guidebooks
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by Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894
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Listed as first edition, second printing
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by Foote, G. W. (George William), 1850-1915
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Topics: Free thought, Last words
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v. 1. South -- v. 2. Midland -- v. 3. North Wales
Topic: Historic buildings
Vol. 2 lacks t.p
Topics: Spain -- Description and travel -- Views, Morocco -- Description and travel -- Views
The Victorian Collection
by Rossetti, Christina Georgina, 1830-1894; Rossetti, William Michael, 1829-1919
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First collected edition
Publication suspended July 1869-Jan. 1873
Topic: Women
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by Webb, Sidney, 1859-1947; Cox, Harold, 1859-
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Publisher's advertisement: p. [1-16] at end
Topic: Eight-hour movement
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by Smyth, C. Piazzi (Charles Piazzi), 1819-1900; Westleys & Co., binder
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Front. and plates are mounted stereophotographs
Topics: Tenerife (Canary Islands) -- Description and travel, Teide, Pico de (Canary Islands)
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by Greenaway, Kate, 1846-1901, author, illustrator; Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905, engraver, printer; George Routledge and Sons, publisher
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Date from Osborne Coll. and Spielmann, cited below
Topics: Games, Amusements
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by Edwards, William Henry, 1822-1909
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Listed as first edition
Topic: Natural history
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Illustrated t.p
Topics: Working class, Temperance
BYU copy bound 2 v. in 1
Topic: New Zealand -- Description and travel
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by Buckley, Theodore Alois, 1825-1856; Leighton, John, 1822-1912, book designer
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Added t.p., engraved with vignette
Topic: Cities and towns, Medieval
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by Livesey, Joseph, 1794-1884, editor
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Description based on: 1968
Topic: Temperance
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by Whymper, Edward, 1840-1911; Edmonds & Remnants, binder
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Title vignette
Topic: Mountaineering
The Victorian Collection
by Furniss, John, 1809-1865
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Topic: Hell
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by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890; Peck, Frederick S., 1868-1947, former owner. UPB
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Topics: Sindh (Pakistan) -- Description and travel, India -- Defenses
Listed as first edition
Topics: Hudson's Bay Company, Indians of North America
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by Potter, Beatrix, 1866-1943; Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905, engraver. egr
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Title vignette
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Printed by J.E. Adlard, Printer, Bartholomew Close
Topic: Windsor Castle
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by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890; Drake, Charles F. Tyrwhitt, 1846-1874
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Complete set of illustrations
Topic: Ethnology
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by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890
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Paged continuously
Topics: Camões, Luís de, 1524?-1580, Camões, Luís de, 1524?-1580, Camões, Luís de, 1524?-1580
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by Egan, Pierce, 1772-1849; Cruikshank, Robert, 1789-1856, ill; Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878, ill; Egan, Pierce, 1772-1849. Life in London
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Title vignette
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Topics: London (England) -- Social life and customs, Great Britain -- Social life and customs
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by Dupuis, 1742-1809; Southwell, Charles, 1814-1860
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Translation of Origine de tous les cultes
Topics: Religion, Astronomy, Zodiac, Mysteries, Religious, Mythology, Dandora
The Victorian Collection
by Besant, Annie, 1847-1933
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Caption title
Topic: Socialism
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by Sleeman, W. H. (William Henry), Sir, 1788-1856; Westleys & Co., binder
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On verso of t.p.: London: printed by G.J. Palmer, Savoy Street, Strand
Topic: Sleeman, W. H. (William Henry), Sir, 1788-1856
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by Jerrold, Douglas William, 1803-1857; Jackdaw, John; Browne, Hablot Knight, 1815-1882, ill. ill
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Printed in London by Bradbury and Evans--Verso of t.p
Topic: Swindlers and swindling
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by International Order of Good Templars. Grand Lodge of England and United Services; International Order of Good Templars. Grand Lodge of England
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"Official organ of the Grand Lodge of England."
Topic: Temperance
Publisher's device on t.p
Topic: Africa, Central -- Description and travel
The Victorian Collection
by Cobbett, William, 1763-1835. Cobbett's two-penny trash
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T.p. information from no. 1 (July, 1830)
Topic: Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1800-1837 -- Periodicals
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by Stanley, Henry M. (Henry Morton), 1841-1904
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Includes index
Topics: Congo (Brazzaville) -- Description and travel, Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Description and...
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by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890
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Reprinted from the Trans. Roy. Soc. of Literature, Vol. XII, Part 1, 1879
Topics: Phoenician language, Arabic philology, Arabic alphabet, Runes, Alphabet
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by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890; Drake, Charles F. Tyrwhitt, 1846-1874
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Complete set of illustrations
Topic: Ethnology
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Illustrated t.p
Topics: Working class, Temperance
The Victorian Collection
by Scottish Cooperative Wholesale Society, Limited, Glasgow
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Description based on: 1896
Topic: Cooperation
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by Speke, John Hanning, 1827-1864
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Journal of adventures in Somaliland -- Journal of a cruise on the Tanganyika Lake
Topics: Somalia -- Description and travel, Tanzania -- Description and travel
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by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890
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Appendices: On sulphur in Iceland, by Henchel, G. S. Mackenzie, Consul Crowe, Captain Burton (Notes on Mr. Vincent's paper), and C. C. Blake. Leasing contract -- report of the althing. Sulphur in Sicily. Sulphur in Transylvania. Sulphur in Andaman Islands
Topic: Sulphur
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by General Conference of Christians (1st : 1840 : Boston, Mass.); Himes, Joshua V. (Joshua Vaughan), 1805-1895; Miller, William, 1782-1849; Litch, J. (Joshiah), 1809-1886; Jones, Henry, 1804-1880; Ward, Henry Dana, 1797-1884. History and doctrine of Millennium
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"Published by Joshua V. Himes."--T.p
Topic: Adventists
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by Galton, Francis, 1822-1911
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Magee, D. Victoria R.I.
Topic: Africa, Southern -- Discovery and exploration
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Initials
Topics: Historic buildings, Historic sites
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Cover title
Topic: Second Advent
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Listed as first edition
Topics: Nature in the Bible, Physical geography, Natural history
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Most of the plates are hand colored
Topic: Fashion
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by Fearnside, W. G. (William Gray); Harral, Thomas, d. 1853, ed; Woods, John, engr; Trotter, William Edward
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Added t.p., engraved: Holme's views in London Westminster, and their vicinities
Topics: London (England) -- History, London (England) -- Pictorial works
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Each no. has also a distinctive title
Topics: Stamp duties, Irish question
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by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890; Peck, Frederick S., 1868-1947, former owner. UPB
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Penzer, N.M. Burton
Topic: Arabian Peninsula -- Description and travel
Series title listed on cover
Topics: Bible, Kingdom of God, Second Advent
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Title from caption
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Topic: Atheism
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by Scottish Cooperative Wholesale Society, Limited, Glasgow
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Description based on: 1896
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Topics: Cooperation, Cooperation
Listed as first edition
Topic: Great Britain -- Gazetteers
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by Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870; Browne, Hablot Knight, 1815-1882, ill; Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870, inscriber. UPB
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Added t.-p. engr., dated 1850
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by Matéaux, Clara L
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Title vignette
Topic: London (England) -- Description and travel
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by Wordsworth, William, 1770-1850
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2 v. ; 18 cm
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by Tombleson, William, b. 1795; Fearnside, W. G. (William Gray)
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Engraved title pages, with vignettes
Topics: Rhine River and Valley -- Description and travel, Rhine River and Valley -- Description and travel...
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by Vegetarian Society (Manchester, England)
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Topic: Vegetarianism
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by Ford, Richard, 1796-1858
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Magee, D. Victoria R.I.
Topic: Spain -- Description and travel
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by Linton, W. J. (William James), 1812-1897; Mazzini, Giuseppe, 1805-1872
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Contains poetry and prose on topics of democracy and republican ideals
Topics: Democracy, Republicanism, Republicanism