Selected Bibliography

  • Anglo, Michael. Penny Dreadfuls. Jupiter, London (1977)
  • Ballantine, Mr. Serjeant. Some Experiences of a Barrister's Life. Henry Holt. New York. 1882
  • De Maré, Eric Samuel. Victorian Wood-Block Illustrators. G. Fraser. London (1980)
  • Gascoigne, Bamber. How to Identify Prints: A Complete Guide to Manual and Mechanical Processes from Woodcut to Inkjet. Thames & Hudson. New York (2004)
  • Gaskell, Phillip. A New Introduction to Bibliography. Oak Knoll. New Castle, Delaware (1995)
  • Gifford, Denis. Victorian Comics. George Allen & Unwin. London (1976)
  • James, Louis. Fiction for the Working Man. Oxford University Press. London (1963)
  • -------------. Print and the People: 1819-1851. Penguin. London. (1976)
  • Kaplan, Morris B. Sodom on the Thames. Cornell University Press. Ithaca, NY (2005)
  • Maxwell, Richard. The Victorian Illustrated Book. Blackwell Publishing. Malden, MA (2002)
  • Sadleir, Michael, XIX Century Fiction. Constable. London (1951)
  • Steinberg, S.H. Five Hundred Years of Printing. Oak Knoll. New Castle, Delaware (1996)
  • Summers, Leigh. Bound to Please: A History of the Victorian Corset. Oxford: Berg, 2001
  • Thomas, Donald The Victorian Underworld. New York University Press. New York (1998)
  • Banks, J.A. and Olive Banks. "The Bradlaugh-Besant Trial and the English Newspapers" Population Studies, Vol. 8, No. 1. (Jul., 1954), pp. 22-34 Population Investigative Committee
  • Beegan, Gerry. "The Mechanization of the Image: Facsimile, Photography, and Fragmentation in Nineteenth-Century Wood Engraving," Journal of Design History, Vol. 8, No. 4. (1995), pp. 257-274. Oxford University Press
  • Burant, Jim. "The Visual World in the Victorian Age," Archivaria 19 (Winter 1984-85) pp. 110-121.
  • Buszek, Maria-Elena. "'Representing "Awarishness': Burlesque, Feminist Transgression, and the 19th-Century Pin-up," The Drama Review, 43.4 (1999) 141-162 New York University, NY (1999)
  • Dame, Frederick William. "The Part(ed) Song: A Subtle, Erotic View of the Bawdy (and) Victorian Society," Jahrbuch für Volksliedforschung, 41. Jahrg. (1996), pp. 40-53. Deutsches Volksliedarchiv.
  • Davis, Tracy C. "The Actress in Victorian Pornography," Theatre Journal, Vol. 41, No. 3, Performance in Context. (Oct., 1989), pp. 294-315. Johns Hopkins University Press
  • Fox, Celina. "The Development of Social Reportage in English Periodical Illustration during the 1840s and Early 1850s," Past and Present, No. 74. (Feb., 1977), pp. 90-111 Oxford University Press
  • Griffin, Susan M. "Awful Disclosures: Women's Evidence in the Escaped Nun's Tale," PMLA Vol. 111, No. 1, Special Topic: The Status of Evidence. (Jan., 1996), pp. 93-107. Modern Language Association
  • Kunzle, David. "The First Ally Sloper: The Earliest Popular Cartoon Character as a Satire on the Victorian Work Ethic," Oxford Art Journal, Vol. 8, No. 1, Caricature. (1985), pp. 40-48. Oxford University Press
  • -----------. "Marie Duval: A Caricaturist Rediscovered," Women's Art Journal, Vol. 7, No. 1. (Spring-Summer, 1986), pp. 26-31.
  • Sabin, Roger. "Ally Sloper: First Comics Superstar?" Image and Narrative, Issue 7. (October, 2003),
  • Savage, Gail. "Erotic Stories and Public Decency: Newspaper Reporting of Divorce Proceedings in England," The Historical Journal, Vol. 41, No. 2. (Jun., 1998), pp. 511-528 Cambridge University Press
  • Springhall, John. "'Disseminating Impure Literature': The 'Penny Dreadful' Publishing Business Since 1860," The Economic History Review New Series, Vol. 47, No. 3. (Aug., 1994), pp. 567-584 Economic History Society
  • Walkowitz, Judith. "Going Public: Shopping, Street Harassment, and Streetwalking in Late Victorian London," Representations, No. 62. (Spring, 1998), pp. 1-30. University of California Press
  • Witkowski, Joseph A., MD and Lawrence Charles Parish, MD. "You've Come a Long Way, Baby: A History of Cosmetic Lead Toxicity," Clinics in Dermatology, Vol. 19 No. 4 Jul-Aug 2001 pp. 367-70. Lippincott
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