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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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The Victorian Collection
Nov 15, 2019 Walton, Izaak, 1593-1683; Lang, Andrew, 1844-1912; Sullivan, Edmund J. (Edmund Joseph), 1869-1933
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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
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
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Topic: Marriage with deceased wife's sister
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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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The Victorian Collection
May 24, 2011 Peace Society (London, England)
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Topic: Peace
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Topics: Women, Women
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Topic: Public baths
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Topics: Women, Women
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Topics: Hotels, Cooperation
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NCBEL
Topic: Cooperation
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- Le Blond, Aubrey, Mrs
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Listed as first edition
Topic: Mountaineering
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Topics: Stanley, Jacob, 1776-1850, Temperance
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Signed: "Zion [i.e., John Ward]."--p. 12
Topics: Ward, John, 1781-1837, Jesus Christ, Devil
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- Nister, Ernest, publisher; E.P. Dutton (Firm), publisher
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Bound in original light maroon with colored illustration on upper cover. Lettering in gilt on upper cover and spine. Beveled edges. All edges gilt
Topics: Games, Amusements
The Victorian Collection
- 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
Vol. 2 lacks t.p
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- Curzon, George Nathaniel Curzon, Marquis of, 1859-1925
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Publisher's catalog bound in at end of vol. (24 p.)
Topic: Eastern question (Far East)
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Topic: Education
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Topic: Lees, Frederic Richard, 1815-1897
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- Weekly Tract Society for the Religious Instruction of the Labouring Classes
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Topic: Salvation
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Topic: Women and socialism
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- Litchfield, R. B. (Richard Buckley), d. 1903; Working Men's College (London, England)
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Topic: Working Men's College (London, England)
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- Leeds Mechanics' Institution and Literary Society
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Description based on: No. 11 (July 1865)
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Topic: Second Advent
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- Whyte-Melville, G. J. (George John), 1821-1878
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2 v. ; 20 cm
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Topic: Miller, William, 1782-1849
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- Fanny, Aunt, 1822-1894 author
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4 volumes : 15 cm
Topic: Children -- Conduct of life -- Fiction
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- Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950
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Topic: Socialism
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- Pigot, James, and Company, publishers, London
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Hand colored, with vignette of Winchester Cathedral in black and white
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"Extracted, by permission of the editor, from the Times newspaper of May 28th, 1841."
Topic: Corn laws (Great Britain)
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- Religious Tract Society (Great Britain)
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- King, Philip James; Blatchford, Robert, 1851-1943
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Cover has title: Trades federation
Topic: Labor unions
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- Combe, George, 1788-1858
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Publisher's advertisement, dated November 1824: p. [1-3] at end
Topic: Phrenology
The Victorian Collection
- Craik, Dinah Maria Mulock, 1826-1887
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Topic: Cornwall (England : County)
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- Grant, W., news agent, Brighton
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Panoramic view; hand colored
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- Roebuck, John
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Cover title
Topic: Working Men's College (London, England)
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- Bright, John, 1811-1889; Rogers, James E. Thorold (James Edwin Thorold), 1823-1890, ed. edt UPB
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Includes index
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- MacDonald, James Ramsay, 1866-1937; Independent Labour Party (Great Britain)
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Topics: Independent Labour Party (Great Britain), Socialism
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Topic: Tobacco use
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- Rose, Frank H
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Topic: Socialism
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Topic: Hardie, James Keir, 1856-1915
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Topics: Land tenure, Police
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- Leslie, T. E. Cliffe (Thomas Edward Cliffe), 1827-1882; Dublin Statistical Society
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Topic: Mechanics' institutes
Errata slip inserted
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- Snowden, Philip Snowden, Viscount, 1864-1937; Independent Labour Party (Great Britain)
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Topics: Taxation, Finance, Public
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- McMullen, John Mercier, 1820-1907
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Topic: Great Britain. Army
Title from caption
Topics: Women, Women
Title vignette
Topic: Westminster Abbey
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Topics: Curran, Peter, Shepheard, George, Matthews, J. W, Labor unions, Intimidation
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Title from caption
Topics: Theology, Doctrinal, Christianity
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Cover title
Topic: Cooking
Description based on: vol. 26 (1837)
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- Religious Tract Society (Great Britain)
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Topic: Cruelty
Publisher's advertisement: p. 1-40 at end of vol. 1
Topics: Peasantry, Agriculture, Agricultural laborers
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- Hyndman, H. M. (Henry Mayers), 1842-1921; Morris, William, 1834-1896
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Publisher's advertisement p. following end of text and on lower cover
Topic: Socialism
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Topics: Working class, Working class writings, English
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Listed as first edition
Topics: Nature in the Bible, Physical geography, Natural history
The Victorian Collection
- Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870; Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878, ill
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First edition, third issue, with shortened title and cancelled "Fireside" plate in v. 3 replaced by new plate
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- 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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- Religious Tract Society (Great Britain)
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Topic: Christian life
"May be had of the author, at Carlton Street, Castleford, Normanton."--T.p
Topic: Temperance
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- Besant, Annie, 1847-1933
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Topic: Socialism
Description based on: 1894
Topic: Temperance
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- Playfair, Hugo; Cruikshank, Robert, 1789-1856, ill; Paterson, Paul
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Added t.p. v.1, engraved, with illustrations in gilt and lettering in copper
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Title from caption
Topics: Theology, Doctrinal, Christianity
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vi, 126 p., [9] leaves of plates : 23 cm
Topics: Barony Parish Church (Glasgow, Scotland), Church of Scotland -- Charities, Bazaars (Charities)
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- Snowden, Philip Snowden, Viscount, 1864-1937; Independent Labour Party (Great Britain)
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Topics: Socialism, Temperance
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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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- Besant, Walter, Sir, 1836-1901
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Coat of arms on t.p
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- Labour Association for Promoting Co-operative Production Based on the Co-partnership of the Workers
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Topics: Producer cooperatives, Cooperation, Cooperative societies