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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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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
The Victorian Collection
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
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
The Victorian Collection
by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890
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Includes index
The Victorian Collection
by Potter, Beatrix, 1866-1943; Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905, engraver. egr
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Title vignette
T.p. within single rule
Topics: Classical geography, Geography, Ancient
The Victorian Collection
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Map of London on [16] pages before the title page
The Victorian Collection
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Subtitle varies
Topics: English newspapers, English periodicals, Advertising
The Victorian Collection
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
The Victorian Collection
texts
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Most of the plates are hand colored
Topic: Fashion
The Victorian Collection
by Scottish Cooperative Wholesale Society, Limited, Glasgow
texts
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Description based on: 1896
Topics: Cooperation, Cooperation
The Victorian Collection
texts
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Text printed in double columns
The Victorian Collection
texts
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Most of the plates are hand colored
Topic: Fashion
The Victorian Collection
by Scottish Cooperative Wholesale Society, Limited, Glasgow
texts
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Description based on: 1896
Topics: Cooperation, Cooperation
The Victorian Collection
texts
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Illustrated t.p
Topics: Working class, Temperance
The Victorian Collection
by Hawes, C. W. (Charles William)
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Title on cover: Hawes' hand book to temperance hotels
Topics: Temperance, Hotels
Includes indexes
The Victorian Collection
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
The Victorian Collection
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
The Victorian Collection
by North of England Temperance League
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Topic: Temperance
The Victorian Collection
by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890
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Added title-page, engraved
Topic: genealogy
The Victorian Collection
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
The Victorian Collection
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
The Victorian Collection
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Printed by J.E. Adlard, Printer, Bartholomew Close
Topic: Windsor Castle
The Victorian Collection
by Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870; Salomons, David, Sir, 1851-1925, former owner. fmo UPB; Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870, inscriber. UPB
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Contains seventeen papers, originally published in All the year round
The Victorian Collection
by International Order of Good Templars. Grand Lodge of England and United Services; International Order of Good Templars. Grand Lodge of England
texts
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"Official organ of the Grand Lodge of England."
Topic: Temperance
The Victorian Collection
by Redding, Cyrus, 1785-1870
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The Victorian Collection
by Rossetti, Christina Georgina, 1830-1894; Rossetti, William Michael, 1829-1919
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First collected edition
The Victorian Collection
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Publication suspended July-Sept. 1850
Topics: Socialism, Social problems
The Victorian Collection
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Topic: Temperance
The Victorian Collection
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"A weekly record of social and industrial progress."
Topics: Working class, Working class
The Victorian Collection
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
Listed as first edition
The Victorian Collection
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"A Magazing for family reading, and organ of the Band of Hope movement."
Topic: Temperance
Description based on: 1894
Topic: Temperance
The Victorian Collection
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Title from caption
Topics: Working class, Working class writings, English
Includes indexes
The Victorian Collection
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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The Victorian Collection
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
The Victorian Collection
by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (Great Britain). Committee of General Literature and Education
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"Under the direction of the Committee of General Literature and Education, appointed by the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge."--T.p
Publication suspended July 1869-Jan. 1873
Topics: Women, Women
The Victorian Collection
texts
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Title from caption
Topics: Working class, Working class writings, English
The Victorian Collection
by International Order of Good Templars. Grand Lodge of England and United Services; International Order of Good Templars. Grand Lodge of England
texts
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"Official organ of the Grand Lodge of England."
Topic: Temperance
The Victorian Collection
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Listed as first edition
Topic: Civilization, Medieval
The Victorian Collection
by Lemon, Mark, 1809-1870; Mayhew, Henry, 1812-1887; Taylor, Tom, 1817-1880; Brooks, Shirley, 1815-1874; Burnand, F. C. (Francis Cowley), 1836-1917; Seaman, Owen
texts
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Book review index
Initials
Topics: Historic buildings, Historic sites
The Victorian Collection
by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (Great Britain). Committee of General Literature and Education
texts
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"Under the direction of the Committee of General Literature and Education, appointed by the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge."--T.p
The Victorian Collection
texts
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Listed as first edition
Topic: Civilization, Medieval
The Victorian Collection
by Independent Order of Odd Fellows. Manchester Unity Friendly Society
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Title varies: Ser. 2, v. 6 (1840-1841) The Odd fellows' magazine of the Manchester unity of the Independent order; Ser. 2, v. 7-9 (1842-1847): Odd fellows' quarterly magazine; Ser. 3, v. 1-6 (1858-1868): Quarterly magazine of the Independent order of odd fellows
Topic: Independent Order of Odd Fellows
The Victorian Collection
by Bullock, Charles, 1829-1911, ed
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Editor: Charles Bullock
Topic: Church of England
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 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
The Victorian Collection
by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890; Drake, Charles F. Tyrwhitt, 1846-1874
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Complete set of illustrations
Topic: Ethnology
The Victorian Collection
by Lemon, Mark, 1809-1870; Mayhew, Henry, 1812-1887; Taylor, Tom, 1817-1880; Brooks, Shirley, 1815-1874; Burnand, F. C. (Francis Cowley), 1836-1917; Seaman, Owen
texts
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Book review index
The Victorian Collection
by Wright, G. N. (George Newenham), 1790?-1877; Petrie, George, 1790-1866 ill
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Illustrations by George Petrie
The Victorian Collection
by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890; Drake, Charles F. Tyrwhitt, 1846-1874
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Complete set of illustrations
Topic: Ethnology
BYU copy bound 2 v. in 1
"Appendix A: List of Sir Richard Burton's works," v.2, p. [442]-444
Topic: Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890
The Victorian Collection
by Scottish Temperance League
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BYU copy bound with issues of the Scottish temperance review
Topics: Temperance, Alcoholism
The Victorian Collection
by Lemon, Mark, 1809-1870; Mayhew, Henry, 1812-1887; Taylor, Tom, 1817-1880; Brooks, Shirley, 1815-1874; Burnand, F. C. (Francis Cowley), 1836-1917; Seaman, Owen
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Book review index
The Victorian Collection
by Jephson, J. M. (John Mounteney), 1819-1865; Reeve, Lovell, 1814-1865
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Listed as 1st edition
The Victorian Collection
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On verso of t.p.: Printed by E. and R. Clark, Edinburgh
The Victorian Collection
by Scottish Cooperative Wholesale Society, Limited, Glasgow
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Description based on: 1896
Topics: Cooperation, Cooperation
The Victorian Collection
by Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890; Cameron, Verney Lavett, 1844-1894
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Includes index
Topic: Gold mines and mining
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)
The Victorian Collection
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
The Victorian Collection
texts
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Initials
Topics: Historic buildings, Historic sites
The Victorian Collection
texts
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Illustrated t.p
Topics: Working class, Temperance
The Victorian Collection
texts
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Title from caption
Topics: Working class, Working class writings, English
The Victorian Collection
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
The Victorian Collection
by Cameron, Verney Lovett, 1844-1894; Oliver, Daniel, 1830-1916
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"Enumeration of plants collected in the region about lake Tanganyika. Drawn up by D. Oliver...": v. 2, p. [340]-346
Topic: Botany
The Victorian Collection
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Title varies slightly
Topic: Resuscitation
The Victorian Collection
by Holyoake, George Jacob, 1817-1906
texts
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Subtitle varies
The Victorian Collection
by Independent Order of Odd Fellows. Manchester Unity Friendly Society
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Title varies: Ser. 2, v. 6 (1840-1841) The Odd fellows' magazine of the Manchester unity of the Independent order; Ser. 2, v. 7-9 (1842-1847): Odd fellows' quarterly magazine; Ser. 3, v. 1-6 (1858-1868): Quarterly magazine of the Independent order of odd fellows
Topic: Independent Order of Odd Fellows
The Victorian Collection
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v. 1. South -- v. 2. Midland -- v. 3. North Wales
Topic: Historic buildings