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Dictionary for Members of the Dublin Book Trade, 1550-1800 0
Digital Schomburg African American Women Writers of the 19th Century

African American Women Writers of the 19th Century is a digital collection of some 52 published works by 19th-century black women writers. A part of the Digital Schomburg, this collection provides access to the thought, perspectives and creative abilities of black women as captured in books and pamphlets published prior to 1920.

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Early American Imprints: Evans TCP

Evans-TCP is a collection of transcribed, pre-nineteenth century, American imprints. The collection is a collaborative partnership between the TCP, the Readex division of NewsBank, and The American Antiquarian Society (AAS). 

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ECCO

Eighteenth Century Collections Online contains over 180,000 titles (200,000 volumes) and more than 32 million pages, making ECCO the premier and irreplaceable resource for eighteenth-century research. 

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EEBO

Early English Books Online contains over 132,000 English publications from 1473-1700. Topics include English literature, history, science, and philosophy.

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Emma in America

Goucher College Library’s celebration of the bicentennial of Jane Austen’s novel Emma featuring an exhibit, events, and a digital edition of the 1816 Philadelphia Emma, Austen’s first novel published in America.

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ESTC

The 'English Short Title Catalogue' (ESTC) is a comprehensive, international union catalogue listing early books, serials, newspapers and selected ephemera printed before 1801. It contains catalogue entries for items issued in Britain, Ireland, overseas territories under British colonial rule, and the United States. The database contains over 480,000 entries, and represents the holdings of some 2,000 libraries world-wide.

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Exeter Working Papers in Book History 0
Folger Shakespeare Library

Folger Shakespeare Library is the world’s largest Shakespeare collection, the ultimate resource for exploring Shakespeare and his world. The Folger is home to major collections of other rare Renaissance books, manuscripts, and works of art.

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Frances Burney's Cecilia: A Publishing History (Catherine M. Parisian, 2012)

Catherine Parisian mines an extensive archival record that includes portions of the original manuscript, annotated page proofs, legal records relative to its copyright, and an abundance of letters, to chronicle Cecilia's composition, printing, and publication from its first edition in 1782 to the present-day Oxford World's Classics paperback.

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Google Books

Google Books is a service from Google that searches the full text of books and magazines that Google has scanned, converted to text using optical character recognition (OCR), and stored in its digital database. 

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Hathi Trust Digital Library

HathiTrust is a partnership of major research institutions and libraries working to ensure that the cultural record is preserved and accessible long into the future. The mission of HathiTrust is to contribute to research, scholarship, and the common good by collaboratively collecting, organizing, preserving, communicating, and sharing the record of human knowledge. 

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Houghton Library

The Houghton Library stewards a world class collection of rare books, manuscripts, archives, photographs, ephemera and other rare and unique materials for the Harvard campus, the Boston-Cambridge metropolitan area, and beyond.

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Irish Women Poets of the Romantic Period

Irish Women Poets of the Romantic Period includes more than 80 volumes of poetry by approximately 50 Irish women writing between 1768 and 1842. Compiled and edited by Stephen Behrendt of the University of Nebraska, the database also offers numerous biographical and critical essays prepared by leading scholars specifically for the project.

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Jackson Bibliography

The Jackson Bibliography of Romantic Poetry is based on first-hand examination of copies and aims to provide descriptions of all extant editions of all verse in English published for the first time between 1770 and 1835, amounting to approximately 23,000 volumes. 

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JISC Library Hub Discover

The Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC) Library Hub Discover exposes rare and unique research material by bringing together the catalogues of major UK and Irish libraries

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John Carter Brown Library 18
John Harris's Books for Youth, 1801–1843 (Ed. Marjorie Moon)

Being a check-list of books for children and young people published for their amusement and instruction by John Harris and his son, successors to Elizabeth Newbery, including a list of games and teaching toys. 

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John Newbery and His Successors, 1750-1814 (S. Roscoe)

Bibliographical text of John Newbery, publisher of children's literature. 

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JSTOR

A digital library of academic journals, books, and primary sources.

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Lewis Walpole Library

The Lewis Walpole Library is an internationally recognized research collection in the field of British eighteenth-century studies. Its collection of Walpoliana includes half the traceable volumes from Horace Walpole’s famous library at Strawberry Hill and many letters and other manuscripts by him. The library’s book and manuscript collections, numbering over 32,000 volumes, cover all aspects of eighteenth-century British culture.

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London Metropolitan Archives Collections Catalogue

London Metropolitan Archives is a public research centre which specialises in the history of London, with access to the historical archives of businesses, schools, hospitals, charities and all manner of other organisations from the London area.

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London Publishers and Printers, c. 1800-1870 0
Marketing a Sable Muse: Phillis Wheatley and the Antebellum Press (Jennifer Rene Young, 2011)

This article discusses the characterization of Wheatley's image and poetry in the media.

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Mary Prince 0