18th Century Literature Resources with Primary Sources

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Provides digital editions of nearly all books published in Great Britain in the 18th century...   [more info]
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A collection of English news media in the form of newspapers, pamphlets, and broadsides from the United Kingdom collected by Reverend Charles Burney.   [more info]
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Includes the full text of almost 3,000 poems written between 1760 and 1900...   [more info]
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Cover-to-cover digital facsimiles of 1,000 historic newspapers from every state.   [more info]
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Fully searchable facsimile editions of nearly 30,000 broadsides and ephemera printed in colonial...   [more info]
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Digitized page images from American magazines and journals of all types. Titles range from some of the first...   [more info]
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Includes 40,356 poems by 209 poets, along with six landmark anthologies of American poetry...   [more info]
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A cluster of collections reflecting the history of the United States through its congressional publications...   [more info]
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Collection of non-fiction published works of leading African Americans.   [more info]
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Primary source database offering women's diaries and letters...   [more info]
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A collection of full-text digital books. Digital version of the Early American Imprints...   [more info]
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Primary source collection of personal accounts of traders, slaves, missionaries, explorers, soldiers, native...   [more info]
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Full-text of 1,350 English and British poems from the Anglo-Saxon period to the end of 19th century ...   [more info]
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Full-text of more than 1,500 works by 450 named and 230 anonymous authors ...   [more info]
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English Short Title Catalogue withdrawn in January 2013. Explore the British Library replaced the site. Use the new site to search, view and order items from our main catalogue of nearly 57 million records, or search the contents of the British Library's website.   [more info]
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Search or browse the 17th and 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers19th Century British Newspapers, 19th Century US Newspapers, 19th Century UK Periodicals, Times Digital Archive, and the Times Literary Supplement at once.   [more info]
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Includes more than 80 volumes of poetry by approximately 50 Irish women writing between 1768 and 1842...   [more info]
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North American Theatre Online (Alexander Street Press) (Cancelled)
This resource has been cancelled, effective 4/1/2015. NATO provides detailed reference information for many theatrical figures, plays, theatres, major productions, and production companies, from Colonial times to the present...   [more info]
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North American Women's Drama (Alexander Street Press) (Cancelled)
This resource has been cancelled, effective 4/1/2015. North American Women's Drama contains 1,517 plays by 330 playwrights...   [more info]
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Collection of letters and diaries reflecting on the immediate experiences of 1,017 women ...   [more info]
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Full text of every book about the Americas published anywhere between 1500 and 1926...   [more info]
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Full text of poetry from Scottish women, 1789 to 1832, from every social, economic, political and religious...   [more info]
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Search every word of every page of The London Times, and view PDF facsimiles of either a specific article or a...   [more info]
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