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HIST 384: Nineteenth-Century Britain: Home

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Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO)

Thematic Collections

Collections at McGill

To learn more about the Chapbook Collection, see the online exhibit.


Rare Books and Special Collections (RBSC) has extensive holdings in 19th-century British literature including:

  • Children's literature (which includes the chapbook collection)
  • Hannah More Collection
  • Sir Richard Burton Collection
  • English Literature Manuscripts

Learn more about these collections and more on the RBSC Literature page.

Political and Regional History
  • Redpath Tracts collection consists of over 20,000 tracts and pamphlets divided into nine series illustrating the religious, political, literary, scientific and social history of the British Isles from 1561 to 1900.

Learn more on the RBSC Political and Regional History page. 

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Learn more about the special collections held at McGill on the Special Collections page, and contact for more information.

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