Tag Archives: London

How John Bull Lost London (Grip)

How John Bull Lost London: or, The Capture of the Channel Tunnel (London: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington, 1882), by Grip (stable link) New Online Books http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/webbin/book//lookupid?key=olbp67810

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Reading London (Bond)

Reading London: Urban Speculation and Imaginative Government in Eighteenth-century Literature (Columbus, OH: Ohio State University Press, c2007), by Erik Bond (PDF at Ohio State) New Online Books http://hdl.handle.net/1811/24611

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The History of the Railway Connecting London and Birmingham (Lecount)

The History of the Railway Connecting London and Birmingham: Containing its Progress from the Commencement; To Which Are Added a Popular Description of the Locomotive Engine, and a Sketch of the Geological Features of the Line (London: Simkin, Marshall and … Continue reading

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A List, Based on the Registers of the Stationers’ Company, of 837 London Publishers (Who Were By Trade Printers, Engravers, Booksellers, Bookbinders, etc., etc.) between 1553 and 1640 A. D. (Arber)

A List, Based on the Registers of the Stationers’ Company, of 837 London Publishers (Who Were By Trade Printers, Engravers, Booksellers, Bookbinders, etc., etc.) between 1553 and 1640 A. D. (1890), by Edward Arber (stable link) New Online Books http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/webbin/book//lookupid?key=olbp65358

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Living London (Sims)

Living London: Its Work and Its Play, Its Humour and Its Pathos, Its Sights and Its Scenes (3 volumes; London et al.: Cassell and Co., 1902-1903), ed. by George R. Sims (stable link) New Online Books http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/webbin/book//lookupid?key=olbp65278

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The Mysteries of Modern London (Sims)

The Mysteries of Modern London (London: C. A. Pearson Ltd., 1906), by George R. Sims, illust. by Steven Spurrier (stable link) New Online Books http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/webbin/book//lookupid?key=olbp65279

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Black London (Gerzina)

Black London: Life before Emancipation (c1995), by Gretchen Gerzina (at dartmouth.edu) New Online Books http://www.dartmouth.edu/~library/digital/publishing/books/gerzina1995/

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The London Hackney Cab Fares and Distances

The London Hackney Cab Fares and Distances: Giving Nearly Thirteen Thousand Distances in Miles and Yards, Accurately Measured, and Calculated Under the Superintendence of the Commissioner of Police for the City of London (London: Waterlow and Sons, 1853) (multiple formats … Continue reading

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The Climate of London, Deduced From Meteorological Observations, Made at Different Places in the Neighbourhood of the Metropolis (Howard)

The Climate of London, Deduced From Meteorological Observations, Made at Different Places in the Neighbourhood of the Metropolis (2 volumes; London: W. Phillips, et al., 1818-1820), by Luke Howard (page images at HathiTrust) New Online Books http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/009711289

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A Letter to the Right Reverend the Lord Bishop of London (Geddes)

A Letter to the Right Reverend the Lord Bishop of London: Containing Queries, Doubts and Difficulties, Relative to a Vernacular Version of the Holy Scriptures (London: Printed by J. Davis, for Robert Faulder, 1787), by Alexander Geddes (stable link) New … Continue reading

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Dickens’ London (Miltoun)

Dickens’ London (Boston: L. C. Page and Co., c1903), by Francis Miltoun (Gutenberg text and illustrated HTML) New Online Books

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Maximizing the Impacts of Your Research (London School of Economics and Political Science. Public Policy Group)

Maximizing the Impacts of Your Research: A Handbook for Social Scientists (electronic edition, 2011), by London School of Economics and Political Science Public Poligy Group (HTML and PDF in the UK) New Online Books

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London; and The Vanity of Human Wishes (Johnson)

London; and The Vanity of Human Wishes: With Notes, Historical and Biographical, and a Glossary (sixth edition (uses the 1755 Vanity text); London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1890), by Samuel Johnson, ed. by I. P. Fleming (multiple formats at archive.org) … Continue reading

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London; and The Vanity of Human Wishes (Johnson)

London; and The Vanity of Human Wishes: With Notes, Historical and Biographical, and a Glossary (sixth edition (uses the 1755 Vanity text); London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1890), by Samuel Johnson, ed. by I. P. Fleming (multiple formats at archive.org) … Continue reading

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Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Series B (Royal Society )

Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Series B, by Royal Society (Great Britain) (partial serial archives) New Online Books

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