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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
Apr 30, 2021 National Secular Society; Bradlaugh, Charles, 1833-1891; Holyoake, Austin, 1826-1874
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Topic: Secularism
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Mar 12, 2021 Scottish Cooperative Wholesale Society, Limited, Glasgow
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Description based on: 1896
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Topics: Cooperation, Cooperation
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Topic: Atheism
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Jan 29, 2020
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Topic: Marriage with deceased wife's sister
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At head of Title: A companion book to "Guess Me."
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Topics: Magic tricks, Amusements, Indoor games, Card tricks, Fireworks
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Nov 15, 2019 Walton, Izaak, 1593-1683; Lang, Andrew, 1844-1912; Sullivan, Edmund J. (Edmund Joseph), 1869-1933
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Title in red and black
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Topic: Fishing
The Victorian Collection
Nov 13, 2019 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
Mar 30, 2017 Ryle, J. C. (John Charles), 1816-1900
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Cover title
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Topics: Crying, Children
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Salesman's dummy, consisting of specimen pages, followed by a publisher's prospectus
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The Victorian Collection
Jun 29, 2015 O'Connor, Feargus, 1794-1855, ed; Jones, Ernest Charles, 1819-1868, ed
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Edited by F. O'Connor and E. Jones
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Topics: Working class, Labor movement
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Oct 30, 2014 Ranking, B. Montgomerie (Boyd Montgomerie), 1841-1888; Greenaway, Kate, 1846-1901, ill; Tully, Thomas K; Marcus Ward & Co
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Cover title: Flowers & fancies a collection of valentine verses
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The Victorian Collection
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Title taken from inside front cover
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The Victorian Collection
Dec 27, 2011 Tombleson, William, b. 1795
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Panoramic view; hand colored
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May 24, 2011 Peace Society (London, England)
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Topic: Peace
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Title from caption
Topics: Theology, Doctrinal, Christianity
The Victorian Collection
- Bliss, Sylvester, 1814-1863
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Cover title
Topic: Bible
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Each pt. has special t.-p
Topics: Ward, John, 1781-1837, Sin, Future life, Redemption, Hell, Future punishment
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"A quarterly review of social science in its ethical, economical, political and ameliorative aspects."
Topic: Social sciences
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- Bettany, G. T. (George Thomas), 1850-1891
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Signed at end: G.T.B
Topic: Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn, 1810-1865
Publisher's advertisement: p. [1-2] at end
Topic: Individualism
The Victorian Collection
- St. John, James Augustus, 1795-1875
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Magee, D. Victoria R.I.
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Cover title
Topic: Prayer
The Victorian Collection
- Mansbridge, Albert, 1876-1952; Halstead, Robert; Rose, J. Holland (John Holland), 1855-1942
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Cover title
Topics: Cooperation and socialism, Labor unions, Adult education, University extension
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Topics: Bible, Second Advent
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Vol. 6 published by W. S. Orr
Topic: Self-culture
Caption title
Topics: Hotels, Cooperation
Engraved t.p. with title vignette
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- Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894
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4 pages ; 24 cm
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- Besant, Annie, 1847-1933; National Secular Society
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Topics: Christianity, Free thought
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- Cooke, William Bernard, 1778-1855
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Listed as first edition
Date of publication suggested by the Bodleian Librayr
Topics: Boys, Amusements
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- Hines, G; Jones, B; Pumphrey, H; Co-operative Union Ltd
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"By authority of the Southern Section of the Central Co-operative Board, and circulated by order of the Office Committee of the Central Co-operative Board."
Topics: Cooperative societies, Bookkeeping
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- Besant, Annie, 1847-1933; National Secular Society
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Topics: Christianity, Free thought
The Victorian Collection
- Besant, Annie, 1847-1933; National Secular Society
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Topics: Christianity, Free thought
Title vignette
Topics: Christianity, Christian sects, Sects, Church history
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- Cree, T. S. (Thomas S.)
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Cover title
Topic: Labor unions
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"London: Printed by A. Schulze" verso of the title page
Topic: Voyages around the world
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- Taylor, J. Walton; Northern Architectural Association
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Cover title
Topic: Architecture
The Victorian Collection
- Himes, Joshua V. (Joshua Vaughan), 1805-1895; American Millennial Association
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Description based on: Vol. 8, no. 4 (Aug. 28, 1844) = whole no. 174
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- Fanny, Aunt, 1822-1894 author
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4 volumes : 15 cm
Topic: Children -- Conduct of life -- Fiction
The Victorian Collection
- Dublin Tract Repository
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Caption title
Topic: Sermons, English
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Topic: Civil engineering
The Victorian Collection
- Bradlaugh, Charles, 1833-1891
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Caption title
Topic: Soul
Title vignette
Topic: Westminster Abbey
Publisher's advertisement: p. [4] at end
Publisher's advertisements on lining paper
The Victorian Collection
- Ritchie, Leitch, 1800?-1865; Turner, J. M. W. (Joseph Mallord William), 1775-1851; Watts, Alaric Alexander, 1797-1864
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Added t.p. engraved: The rivers of France, from drawings by J. M. W. Turner
Topics: Turner, J. M. W. (Joseph Mallord William), 1775-1851, Rivers
Cover title
Topic: Missions
The Victorian Collection
- Siebold, Philipp Franz von, 1796-1866; Busk, William, Mrs., d. edt; Davidson, John, 1857-1909, signer. sgn UPB; Davidson, John, 1857-1909, former owner. fmo UPB
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Edited by M. M. Busk. cf. Brit. mus. Catalogue
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Topics: Wesleyan Methodist Church, Temperance
Attributed to Mrs. Nina E. Mazuchelli
Series title listed on cover
Topics: Jesus Christ, Jews
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- Plunket, Emmeline M. (Emmeline Mary), 1835-; Wells Gardner, Darton & Co. publisher
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Undated. Date from BLC
Topics: Children's songs, Games with music, Singing games
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- Symons, Jelinger C. (Jelinger Cookson), 1809-1860
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Cover title
Topics: Ballot, Ballot boxes, Voting
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- Browning, Elizabeth Barrett, 1806-1861
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[3]-15, [1] p. ; 20 cm
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- Working Men's College (London, England)
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Topics: Working Men's College (London, England), Evening and continuation schools
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"Condensed from an address delivered before the Manhattan Liberal Club, New York, November 19, 1886."
Topics: Credit Foncier Company, Cooperation, Collective settlements
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- Hinton, John Howard, 1791-1873
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Part 2 published in 1854
Topics: Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons. Select Committee on Manchester and Salford Education,...
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Title from caption
Topics: Women, Women
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Topics: Women, Women
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- Ingersoll, Robert Green, 1833-1899
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Topics: Devil, Free thought
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[v]-xvi, 2-237 p ; 19 cm
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- Trollope, Frances Milton, 1780-1863; Hervieu, Auguste, engraver; William, Duke of Brunswick, 1804-1884, former owner. fmo UPB
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Added t.p., engraved, accompanied with protective sheet
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- Bradlaugh, Charles, 1833-1891
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Caption title
Topics: Poor, Working class
The Victorian Collection
- Roscoe, Thomas, 1791-1871; Harding, James Duffield, 1798-1863, ill; Higham, Thomas, 1796-1844, ill; Allen, James Baylis, 1803-1876, ill; Fisher, Joseph, 1795-1890 ill; Varral, J C, ill; Freebairn, Albert Robert, 1794-1846, ill; Kernot, J. H., ill; Cousen, John, 1804-1880, ill; Willmore, James Tibbitts, 1800-1863, ill; Radclyffe, William, 1780-1855, ill; Smith, W. R., ill; Carter, James, 1798-1855, ill; Armytage, James Charles, ca. 1820-1897, ill; Challis, Ebenezer, fl. 1846-1863, ill
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Plates by T. Higham, James B. Allen, J. Fisher, J. C. Varrall, Freebairn, J. H. Kernot, J. Cousen, J. T. Willmore, W. Radclyffe, W. R. Smith, Jas. Carter, J. C. Armytage, and E. Challis; after J. D. Harding
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Title vignette of Wolsey blessing children
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- Vegetarian Society (Manchester, England)
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Topic: Vegetarianism
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- Vegetarian Society (Manchester, England)
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Topic: Vegetarianism
Series title listed on cover
Topics: Bible, Kingdom of God, Second Advent
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Topic: Theology
The Victorian Collection
- 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
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Topic: Nationalism
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- 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
Publisher's advertisement: p. [1] at end
The Victorian Collection
- Religious Tract Society (Great Britain)
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Caption title
Topic: Christian life