British Periodicals I and II offers facsimile page images and searchable full text for periodicals published from the seventeenth century through to the twentieth century. Topics covered include literature, music, philosophy, history, science, the fine arts, and the social sciences. You can browse the full list of over 300 periodicals here. You can also create an account to save searches and documents. 


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A SUFFRAGETTE IN THE MAKING Williams, Ailsie Hamilton The Idler ; an illustrated monthly magazine; Jan 1909; 34, 76; British Periodicals

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