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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” about social, cultural, and political issues. Each publication in this collection is held by L. Tom Perry Special Collections of the Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University.


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1910 Zangwill, Israel, 1864-1926
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"The germ of this book may be found in three essays under the same title published in 'Harper's magazine' in 1903 and 1904."
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1906 Besant, Walter, Sir, 1836-1901
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Coat of arms on t.p
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1899 Cook, Joel, 1842-1910
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On verso of t.p.: This edition de grand luxe of the World's famous places and peoples is limited to five hundred numbered and registered copies
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1899 Cook, Joel, 1842-1910
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On verso of t.p.: This edition de grand luxe of the World's famous places and peoples is limited to five hundred numbered and registered copies
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1896 Hissey, James John
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Listed as first edition
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1891 Doyle, Arthur Conan, Sir, 1859-1930
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Doyle was an English mystery writer perhaps most famous for his Sherlock Holmes stories
Topic: Doyle, Arthur Conan, Sir, 1859-1930
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1891 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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1891 Doyle, Arthur Conan, Sir, 1859-1930
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Doyle was an English mystery writer perhaps most famous for his Sherlock Holmes stories
Topic: Doyle, Arthur Conan, Sir, 1859-1930
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1888 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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1886 Burton, Isabel, Lady, 1831-1896, ed; McCarthy, Justin H. (Justin Huntly), 1860-1936, ed; Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890, tr
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This edition is a much Bowdlerized version of the original edition
Head-pieces; tail-pieces; initials
Topic: Success
"Printed on special hand-made paper, with proofs of illustrations on Japanese paper. The whole impression is limited to 300 copies for England, and 300 copies for America; and no more will be printed."
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Map of London on [16] pages before the title page
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"Edition de luxe. Printed on special hand-made paper, with proofs of illustrations on Japanese paper. The whole impression is limited to 300 copies for England and 300 copies for America; and no more will be printed."
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1881 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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Topics: Bazaars (Charities), Needlework
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1880 Charles, Reynolds & Co., London
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(Album of Views.)
Topic: Oxford University
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Cover title
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1878
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"A Magazing for family reading, and organ of the Band of Hope movement."
Topic: Temperance
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1877 Doran, Dr. (John), 1807-1878
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Continued to Victoria's reign
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1874 Furniss, John, 1809-1865
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Topic: Hell
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v. 1. South -- v. 2. Midland -- v. 3. North Wales
Topic: Historic buildings
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1872 Smith, George Albert, 1870-1951. signer. sgn UPB
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Includes index
Topic: Westminster Abbey
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v. 1. South -- v. 2. Midland -- v. 3. North Wales
Topic: Historic buildings
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1868 Wright, Thomas, 1810-1877; Wright, Thomas, 1810-1877. England under the House of Hanover; Fairholt, F. W. (Frederick William), 1814-1866, ill. ill; Kingman, LeRoy Wilson, b. 1840, former owner. fmo
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Title vignette
Topic: genealogy
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1868 Bartlett, W. H. (William Henry), 1809-1854
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500::T.p. within single rule with publisher's device
Topic: Bartlett, W. H. (William Henry), 1809-1854
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1866 Timbs, John, 1801-1875; Timbs, John, 1801-1875. Clubs and club life in London
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Listed as first edition
Topics: Clubs, Hotels, traverns, etc, Bars (Drinking establishments), Literary landmarks
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1864 Doyle, Richard, 1824-1883
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Added t.p., illustrated, enclosed in single line border
Topic: Great Britain
Source: folio
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Topics: Women, Women
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Topics: Women, Women
Listed as 1st edition
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1860 Clarke, J. Erskine (John Erskine), 1827-1920
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Description based on: 1860-1861
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1859 Forester, Thomas, ed; Gore, Mrs. (Catherine Grace Frances), 1799-1861. Paris in 1841
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Based on Mrs. Gore's book, Paris in 1841
Added t.p., engraved: Guide to the English lakes
Topic: Natural history
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Topics: Classical geography, Geography, Ancient
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1856 Cunningham, Peter, 1816-1869
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Title vignette
Includes index
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Vol. 6 published by W. S. Orr
Topic: Self-culture
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Vol. 6 published by W. S. Orr
Topic: Self-culture
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1849 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
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1848 Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863; Vizetelly, Henry, 1820-1894, engraver
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This was the second of Thackeray's "Christmas books."
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1847 Edwards, William Henry, 1822-1909
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Listed as first edition
Topic: Natural history
Title vignette
Topic: Westminster Abbey
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1846 Palmer, F. P. (Francis Paul); Crowquill, Alfred, ill; Bissett, Clark Prescott, 1875-1932, former owner. UPB
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Last page misnumbered 278
Magee, D. Victoria R.I.
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Initials
Topics: Historic buildings, Historic sites
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Initials
Topics: Historic buildings, Historic sites
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1845 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
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1842 Daniel, George, 1789-1864; Leech, John, 1817-1864, ill; Cruikshank, Robert, 1789-1856, ill
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Plates by Leech and R. Cruikshank, and illustrations by T. Gilks
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1842 Daniel, George, 1789-1864; Leech, John, 1817-1864, ill; Cruikshank, Robert, 1789-1856, ill
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Plates by Leech and R. Cruikshank, and illustrations by T. Gilks
Vol. 2 lacks t.p