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2 edition of Victorian periodicals in Leicester found in the catalog.

Victorian periodicals in Leicester

L. Madden

Victorian periodicals in Leicester

by L. Madden

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Published by University of Leicester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby L. Madden. Part 1.
SeriesVictorian studies handlist -- no.1
ContributionsUniversity of Leicester. Victorian Studies Centre.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21506797M

Victorian Periodicals Review, Vol Number 1, Spring , pp. Houghton published a second book, the first in the history of Victorian periodicals available at the University of Leicester that had been issued in two parts totaling thirty-four typed pages. No. 7, January The centrality of the Victorian periodical press to almost every aspect of Victorian studies has long been acknowledged by scholars of the period. So far no general or systematic study of that press has been undertaken. The Victorian Periodical Press: Samplings and Soundings is a.

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Genre/Form: Union catalogs Bibliography Union lists: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Madden, Lionel. Victorian periodicals in Leicester. Leicester, University of Leicester (Victorian Studies Centre), The forthcoming local council and mayoral elections in Leicester have made me wonder what issues were preoccupying our local administration during the period when The Wyvern, a rare local Victorian periodical, was in circulation.

This short-lived but fascinating Topical, Critical & Victorian periodicals in Leicester book Journal appeared between and This is a list of British periodicals established in the 19th century, excluding daily newspapers.

The periodical press flourished in the 19th century: the Waterloo Directory of English Newspapers and Periodicals plans to eventually list overtitles; the current Series 3 li titles.

19th-century periodicals have been the focus of extensive indexing efforts, such as that of. Victorian Periodicals Newsletter, vol. VIII, no.

3, Sept., and the Production of Cheap Periodicals in the s.” Book History, vol. 8, University Park: Penn State University Press, A particularly valuable chapter, especially for extensive and wide-ranging annotation. the Edinburgh and the Quarterly in the Early Victorian Age.

* Victorian Periodicals Review, ed. Easley Politics and Reviewers: The Edinburgh and the Quarterly in the Early Victorian Age. Leicester University Press, and Popular Publishing: The Illustrated Gift Book and Victorian Visual Culture – Athens: Ohio University Press, Ledbetter, Kathryn, British Victorian Women.

Victorian Periodicals and Victorian Society, originally published inhas become an indispensable reference work for all Victorian scholars. University of Toronto Press is pleased to make this important book available to all students and researchers in an affordable paperback edition.

From my reading of The Wyvern: a Topical, Critical & Humorous Journal published in Leicester around the turn of the century, I was shocked to learn that serious outbreaks of smallpox continued to be a problem in the city right up until During the second half of the 19 th century, the corporation struggled with the cost of improving the borough’s inadequate system of sanitation and.

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Cantab (2 times) The Pearl, Vol. 1 (1 times). Victorian Literature and Culture 37 (): – DOI: /S E-mail Citation» Offers a thorough outline of the latest work in periodicals studies. Pykett, Lyn. “Reading the Victorian Periodical Press: Text and Context.” Victorian Periodicals Review 22 (Fall ): – E-mail Citation».

The Wellesley Index identifies the authors of articles within 45 major Victorian periodicals, and provides a bibliography for each contributor. A list of publications included in the Index is available. Date. The exception to this is the Edinburgh Review, which is indexed from first issue, in   It was an old, pocket-sized book dated and stamped with "Green Lane Mixed Leicester School Board" on the inside front and back covers.

It is a fantastic little book and a fascinating insight into what Leicestershire children were learning about with regards to the history of the county more than years ago. Victoria, a bimonthly women’s lifestyle magazine, is created for all who love heritage linens, charming homes, gracious gardens, traveling the world, and all that is beautiful in life, promising a return to loveliness.

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The Victorian Collection features a wide assortment of British sociopolitical periodicals published from to This material covers such topics as religious revivals and Temperance movements, politics, agriculture, population studies, illustration, family values, and biography.

These. WEG R 37 WAR – Poems Dramatic and Lyrical by John Leicester Warren, London The art of covering a book in cloth was invented in the early s. It was the most widely used material for covers and was a much cheaper alternative to leather.

The cloth came in many colours and designs, often with patterns to replicate the leather look. Gold. The publication of the Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals (–) offered for the first time an index of article titles, and identifications of anonymous authors for 45 titles of general periodicals, bringing about a real growth in Victorian periodical studies.

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