Resources for 19th Century London


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Selected media items at Ursuline College Library (May need instructor permission to check out media items)
  • London - MEDIA/DA 677 .L65
  • London: The Making of a City - MEDIA/DA 677 .L66

Selected books available at Ursuline College Library:
Daily life in victorian England
DA 533 .M675 1996
Victorian London: the life of a city, 1840-1870
DA 683 .P557 2006
The Columbia companion to British history
REF/DA 34 .H64 1997
The dictionary of British history (also available online)
REF/DA 34 .D52 1983
An encyclopaedia of London
DA 679 .A127 1951
Europe 1789 to 1914
REF/D 299 .E735 2006
Victorian Britain: an encyclopedia
REF/DA 550 .V53 1988
The 1890s: an encyclopedia of British literature, art, and culture
REF/DA 560 .A18 1993
Encyclopedia of Romanticism: culture in Britain, 1780s-1830s
REF/DA 529 .E53 1992
Greenwood encyclopedia of daily life
REF/GT 31 .G74 2004
Historical dictionary of London
REF/DA 677 .P33 2001
A history of London / by Robert Gray
DA 677 .G66
London: a history
DA 677 .S54 1998
London, historic and social
DA 677 .F78 1901
The Oxford book of London
PR 1111 .L6 O94 1995
The Oxford companion to British history (also available online)
REF/DA 34 .O93 1997
The Elizabethan renaissance: the cultural achievement
DA 320 .R69 2000

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Art and Architecture


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Arts and humanities through the eras
REF/NX 440 .A787 2005
Dictionary of Art
REF/N 31 .D5 1996
English architecture: A concise history
NA 961 .W37 1987
London
NA 970 .P42 v.1
The old churches of London
NA 5470 .A1 C65 1943
The story of England’s architecture
NA 961 .T3 1934
Victorian architecture
NA 967 .D59



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Fashion and Clothing


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Encyclopedia of clothing and fashion
REF/GT 507 .E53 2005
Survey of historic costume: a history of Western dress
REF/GT 580 .T67 2005

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Literature


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  • Luminarium - Anthology of English Literature
  • Mr. William Shakespeare - Information about Shakespeare and his times plus links to other sites about him and literary criticism of his works.

Selected books available at Ursuline College Library:
Romanticism : an Oxford guide
REF/PR 457 .R4575 2005
English literature, 1815-1832
REF/PR 457 .J24 1963
Anthology of romanticism
PR1105 .B4 1948
British poetry and prose, 1870-1905
PR 1145 .B74 1987
Cambridge companion to English literature, 1500-1600
PR 413 .C29 2000

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Music


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Dictionary of Music and Musicians
REF/ML 100 .N48 2000
The Oxford history of English music
ML 286 .C28 1991

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Politics


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Religion


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Catholic London
BX 1496 .L6 N4 1950

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Social Life and Customs


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London, a social history
DA 677 .P67 1995
Daily life in victorian England
DA 533 .M675 1996
London & its people : a social history from medieval times to the present day
DA 677 .R53 1995
Greenwood encyclopedia of daily life
REF/GT 31 .G74 2004 v.3

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Women


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Victorian women
HQ 1599 .E5 P47 1995
English feminism, 1780-1980
HQ 1593 .C344 1997
Women's work : the English experience, 1650-1914
HQ 1599 .E5 W69 1998

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