The Almanac Archive


Allaway, Jill. “‘Paper Ghosts’: The Almanack and the Year Book, 1790-1860.” Diss. University of Huddersfield, 2004. British Library EThOS: Web.

“Almanacs.” All the Year Round 6 (Dec. 28, 1861): 318-321. Print.

Altick, Richard D. The English Common Reader: A Social History of the Mass Reading Public, 1800-1900. 2nd ed. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1957. Print.

Blagden, Cyprian. “Thomas Carnan and the Almanack Monopoly.” Studies in Bibliography 14 (1961): 24-45. Web. 1 June 2013.

Bowden, Richard. "The English Stock and the Stationers Company: The Final Years." The Stationers' Company: A History of the Later Years, 1800-2000. Ed. Robin Myers. Chichester, West Sussex: Worshipful Company of Stationers & Newspaper Makers, 2001. 79-105. Print.

Capp, Bernard. English Almanacs, 1500-1800: Astrology and the Popular Press. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1979. Print.

Collins, Mortimer. “Almanacs.” The New Quarterly Magazine. (Jan. 1876): 409-30. Print.

Gladstone, Willam. The Gladstone Diaries. Vol. 1. Ed. M. R. D. Foot and H. C. G. Matthew. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1968.

Hamilton, J. A. An Astronomical Introduction to the Study of Geography. Principally Intended for the Use of Schools. London, [1800?]. Eighteenth Century Collections Online. Web. 1 Aug. 2013. .

Jackson, H. J. Marginalia: Readers Writing in Books. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2001. Print.

Knight, Charles. Passages of a Working Life During Half a Century: With a Prelude of Early Reminiscences. Vol. 2. London: Bradbury & Evans, 1864. Print.

Maidment, Brian. “Beyond Usefulness and Ephemerality: The Discursive Almanac, 1828-60.” British Literature and Print Culture. Ed. Sandro Jung. Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 2013. 158-194. Print.

Maidment, Brian. “Rearranging the Year: The Almanac, the Day Book and the Year Book and Popular Literary Forms, 1789-1860.” Rethinking Victorian Culture. Ed. Juliet John and Alice Jenkins. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 2000. 92-114. Print.

McCarthy, Molly. The Accidental Diarist: A History of the Daily Planner in America. Chicago: Chicago University Press, 2013. Print.

“Trial of JOSEPH ROBERTS.” Old Bailey Proceedings Online. (t18010114-23). Middlesex: January 1801. Web. 1 Mar. 2013. .

Perkins, Maureen. Visions of the Future: Almanacs, Time, and Cultural Change, 1775-1870. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1996. Print.

Smyth, Adam. “Almanacs, Annotators, and Life-Writing in Early Modern England.” English Literary Renaissance 38 (2008): 200-244.

Suarez, Michael F. S.J and Michael L. Turner, eds. The Cambridge History of the Book in Britain, Volume 5, 1695-1830. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009. Print.

St. Clair, William. The Reading Nation in the Romantic Period. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004. Print.