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- 17th-18th century Burney Collection newspapers (see Seventeenth-eighteenth century Burney Collection newspapers)
Searchable full-text access to the British Library's collection of the newspapers, pamphlets, and books gathered by Reverend Charles Burney (1757-1817)--the
largest and most comprehensive collection of early English news media. More than twelve hundred titles and almost one million pages are included. gkldjgl;kj;l
- 18th century collections online (see ECCO: Eighteenth Century collections online)
A comprehensive searchable digital edition of The Eighteenth Century microfilm set, which has aimed to include every significant English-language and foreign-language
title printed in the United Kingdom, along with thousands of important works from the Americas, between 1701 and 1800. Consists of books, pamphlets, broadsides, ephemera. Subject categories include history and geography; fine arts and social sciences; medicine, science, and technology; literature and language; religion and philosophy; law; general reference. Also included are significant collections of women writers of the eighteenth century, collections on the French Revolution, and numerous eighteenth-century editions of the works of Shakespeare. Where they add scholarly value or contain important differences, multiple editions of each individual work are offered.
- 18th century fiction (see Eighteenth century fiction)
Provides the complete text of 96 works of prose fiction, written in the British Isles between 1700 and 1780, including Sterne's Tristram Shandy, Richardson's
Clarissa and Pamela, and Swift's Gulliver's Travels.
- 18th century journals (see Eighteenth century journals)
Portal to newspapers and periodicals c1680-1835 with integrated access to the Hope Collection at the Bodleian Library, Oxford (Eighteenth Century Journals
I), the Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, University of Texas (Eighteenth Century Journals II), the British Newspaper Library at Colindale, London and the Cambridge University Library (Eighteenth Century Journals III), Chetham's Library in Manchester and Brotherton Library, University of Leeds (Eighteenth Century Journals IV), and Birmingham Central Library, British Library, Cambridge University Library and Liverpool John Moores University Library(Eighteenth Century Journals V). "The titles chosen for this project have been screened carefully against EEBO, Early English Newspapers and ECCO so that there is minimal overlap with these projects."--Introduction.
- 18th century microfilm collection (see Eighteenth (18th) century microfilm collection)
Microfilm collection, based on the British Library's Eighteenth century short title catalogue (ESTC), consisting of thousands of texts selected from more
than 460,000 titles printed in Great Britain and its colonies or printed in English anywhere else in the world from 1701 to 1800.
- 18th century: correspondence of important figures in England (see Eighteenth century: correspondence of important figures in England )
The Eighteenth Century contains 48 volumes of correspondence of important figures in eighteenth century England, all from Oxford University Press.
- 19th century British Library newspapers (see Nineteenth century British Library newspapers)
- 19th century British pamphlets
Provides access to full text of significant British pamphlets from the 19th century held in UK research libraries that cover political, social, and economic
issues of 19th century Britain. Included are the following individual collections that belonged to politicians or political families: Bristol Selected pamphlets (1800-1899); Cowen Tracts (1603-1898); Earl Grey Pamphlets collection (1800-1900); Foreign and Commonwealth Office collection (1545-1900); Hume Tracts (1769-1890); Knowsley Pamphlet collection (1792-1868); LSE Selected pamphlets (1800-1899); Manchester Selected pamphlets (1799-1900); and Wilson Anti-slavery collection (1761-1900).
- 19th Century collections online (see Nineteenth Century collections online)
Focuses on primary source collections of the nineteenth century, including a variety of material types--monographs, newspapers, pamphlets, manuscripts,
ephemera, maps, statistics, and more--in one cross-searchable location. Library access includes the following collections: British politics and society; European literature 1790-1840, the Corvey collection; Asia and the West, diplomacy and cultural exchange; and British theatre, music, and literature, high and popular culture.
- 19th century fiction (see Nineteenth-century fiction)
Provides access to full text of 250 novels by more than 100 authors from the period 1782 to 1903, including works by major Victorian novelists such as
Dickens, Thackeray, the Brontës, Eliot and Hardy, as well as Gothic and other fiction from the Romantic period.
- 19th century literary criticism (see Literature resource center)
- 19th century masterfile
An online collection of indexes of nineteenth century literature. The collection is built around Poole's index to periodical literature (1802-1907), and
includes other indexes such as Index to periodicals (1890-1902), Cumulative index to a selected list of periodicals, Nineteenth century reader's guide to periodical literature (1890-1899), Index medicus (1879-1927) as well as indexes to book literature and individual journal titles."--Database description screen.
- 19th century U.S. newspapers (see Nineteenth century U.S. newspapers)
Searchable database containing digital facsimile images of newspapers; presented as full page layout as well as single articles; advertisements and illustrations
included. This collection includes numerous newspapers from a range of urban and rural regions throughout the U.S.; and it encompasses the entire 19th century.
- 19th century UK periodicals (see Nineteenth century UK periodicals)
"When complete it will make available full runs of nearly 600 titles ... of interest to historians and students of nineteenth-century literature and culture,
empire, feminism, the history of the book, the creative and performing arts, sport and leisure, science and medicine, the professions ..."--"About" page.
- 2002 Census of Governments
Administered by the United Census Bureau every five years since 1957, this report contains the official counts of the number of state and local governments.
The report also contains the number of governments by by state, type of government, size, and county.
- 20th century African-American poetry (see Twentieth century African-American poetry)
A collection of poetry written by the most important and influential African-American poets of the 20th century; complete text of each poem with any integral
textual images or illustrations.
- 20th century American newspapers (see America’s historical newspapers)
- 20th century American poetry (see Twentieth century American poetry)
Full text of more than 50,000 poems from hundreds of important and influential American poets of the 20th century.
- 20th century drama (see Twentieth-century drama)
When complete, will contain 2,500 plays from throughout the English-speaking world, covering the history of modern drama from the 1890s to the present.
- 20th century English poetry (see Twentieth century English poetry)
Contains poetry of nearly 300 poets, including poetry in English by poets from outside the British Isles, since 1900. When available, a poet's collected
edition has been keyed.
- 20th century literary criticism (see Literature resource center)
- 20th century North American drama (see Twentieth century North American drama)
Contains more than 1,500 full-text plays by more than 200 playwrights. Includes selected playbills, production photographs, information on related productions,
theaters, and production companies.