• Women's Travel Writings in India 1777–1854 book cover

    Women's Travel Writings in India 1777–1854

    1st Edition

    Edited by Carl Thompson, Katrina O'Loughlin, Éadaoin Agnew, Betty Hagglund

    The ‘memsahibs’ of the British Raj in India are well-known figures today, frequently depicted in fiction, TV, and film. In recent years, they have also become the focus of extensive scholarship. Less familiar to both academics and the general public, however, are the eighteenth- and early…

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    Chawton House Library: Women’s Travel Writings

  • Women's Travel Writings in India 1777–1854: Volume I: Jemima Kindersley, Letters from the Island of Teneriffe, Brazil, the Cape of Good Hope and the East Indies (1777); and Maria Graham, Journal of a Residence in India (1812) book cover

    Women's Travel Writings in India 1777–1854

    Volume I: Jemima Kindersley, Letters from the Island of Teneriffe, Brazil, the Cape of Good Hope and the East Indies (1777); and Maria Graham, Journal of a Residence in India (1812), 1st Edition

    Edited by Carl Thompson

    The ‘memsahibs’ of the British Raj in India are well-known figures today, frequently depicted in fiction, TV and film. In recent years, they have also become the focus of extensive scholarship. Less familiar to both academics and the general public, however, are the eighteenth- and early…

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    Chawton House Library: Women’s Travel Writings

  • Women's Travel Writings in India 1777–1854: Volume II: Harriet Newell, Memoirs of Mrs Harriet Newell, Wife of the Reverend Samuel Newell, American Missionary to India (1815); and Eliza Fay, Letters from India (1817) book cover

    Women's Travel Writings in India 1777–1854

    Volume II: Harriet Newell, Memoirs of Mrs Harriet Newell, Wife of the Reverend Samuel Newell, American Missionary to India (1815); and Eliza Fay, Letters from India (1817), 1st Edition

    Edited by Katrina O'Loughlin

    The ‘memsahibs’ of the British Raj in India are well-known figures today, frequently depicted in fiction, TV and film. In recent years, they have also become the focus of extensive scholarship. Less familiar to both academics and the general public, however, are the eighteenth- and early…

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    Chawton House Library: Women’s Travel Writings

  • Women's Travel Writings in India 1777–1854: Volume III: Mrs A. Deane, A Tour through the Upper Provinces of Hindustan (1823); and Julia Charlotte Maitland, Letters from Madras During the Years 1836-39, by a Lady (1843) book cover

    Women's Travel Writings in India 1777–1854

    Volume III: Mrs A. Deane, A Tour through the Upper Provinces of Hindustan (1823); and Julia Charlotte Maitland, Letters from Madras During the Years 1836-39, by a Lady (1843), 1st Edition

    Edited by Éadaoin Agnew

    The ‘memsahibs’ of the British Raj in India are well-known figures today, frequently depicted in fiction, TV and film. In recent years, they have also become the focus of extensive scholarship. Less familiar to both academics and the general public, however, are the eighteenth- and early…

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    Chawton House Library: Women’s Travel Writings

  • Women's Travel Writings in India 1777–1854: Volume IV: Mary Martha Sherwood, The Life of Mrs Sherwood (1854) book cover

    Women's Travel Writings in India 1777–1854

    Volume IV: Mary Martha Sherwood, The Life of Mrs Sherwood (1854), 1st Edition

    Edited by Betty Hagglund

    The ‘memsahibs’ of the British Raj in India are well-known figures today, frequently depicted in fiction, TV and film. In recent years, they have also become the focus of extensive scholarship. Less familiar to both academics and the general public, however, are the eighteenth- and early…

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    Chawton House Library: Women’s Travel Writings

  • Minstrel Shows and Songs: An Archival Collection of Early American Books and Documents book cover

    Minstrel Shows and Songs: An Archival Collection of Early American Books and Documents

    1st Edition

    Edited by Keiko Wells

    The minstrel show, or minstrelsy, was a popular form of ‘black face’ entertainment in early 19th century America, influencing American vernacular songs and stage performances, but its popularity travelled beyond America, across both the Atlantic and the Pacific. When Commodore Matthew C. Perry…

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  • Collected English Writings of Josiah Conder book cover

    Collected English Writings of Josiah Conder

    1st Edition

    Edited by Seiichi Yamaguchi

    Josiah Conder (1852–1920), also known as Kondoru-sensei, was hired by the Meiji Japanese government as the first professor of architecture for the Imperial College of Engineering (now Faculty of Engineering, University of Tokyo). After receiving the Soane Medallion Prize of the RIBA he arrived in…

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  • William Morris, Art and Socialist Movements: A Collection of Contemporary Pamphlets book cover

    William Morris, Art and Socialist Movements: A Collection of Contemporary Pamphlets

    1st Edition

    Edited by Yasuo Kawabata

    William Morris, one of Britain's leading writers and artists of the Victorian era, was strongly connected to the socialist movement of 19th century Britain and both his literary work and decorative art were widely influenced by its ideas. He was a founding member of the Socialist League and many of…

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  • The History of Science book cover

    The History of Science

    1st Edition

    Edited by Massimo Mazzotti

    Science is one of the main features of the contemporary world, and shapes our lives to an extent that has no precedents in history. Yet science as we know it today is the outcome of contingent social processes, and its global success is far from self-explanatory. How did it happen? How did science…

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    Critical Concepts in Historical Studies

  • Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction in the Long Nineteenth Century book cover

    Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction in the Long Nineteenth Century

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Malleck

    This collection captures key themes and issues in the broad history of addiction and vice in the Anglo-American world. Focusing on the long nineteenth-century, the volumes consider how scientific, social, and cultural experiences with drugs, alcohol, addiction, gambling, and prostitution varied…

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  • Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction in the Long Nineteenth Century: Volume IV book cover

    Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction in the Long Nineteenth Century

    Volume IV, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Malleck

    This collection captures key themes and issues in the broad history of addiction and vice in the Anglo-American world. Focusing on the long nineteenth-century, the volumes consider how scientific, social, and cultural experiences with drugs, alcohol, addiction, gambling, and prostitution varied…

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  • Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction in the Long Nineteenth Century: Volume III book cover

    Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction in the Long Nineteenth Century

    Volume III, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Malleck

    This collection captures key themes and issues in the broad history of addiction and vice in the Anglo-American world. Focusing on the long nineteenth-century, the volumes consider how scientific, social, and cultural experiences with drugs, alcohol, addiction, gambling, and prostitution varied…

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