Factory Production in Nineteenth-Century Britain

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Suggestions for Further Reading


Nineteenth-Century Sources

Aitken, W. C. The Early History of Brass and the Brass Manufactures of Birmingham. Birmingham: Martin Billing, 1866.

Felkin, William. Felkin's History of the Machine-wrought Hosiery and Lace Manufactures. (1867) Devon: Newton Abbot, 1967.

Head, George. A Home Tour through the Manufacturing Districts of England in the Summer of 1835. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1836.

James, John. History of the Worsted Manufacture in England. London: Longman, Brown, 1857.

Shaw, Simeon. History of the Staffordshire Potteries. Handley: The Author, 1829.

Taylor, W. C. Notes of a Tour in the Manufacturing Districts of Lancashire. London: Duncan and Malcolm, 1842.

Taylor, W. C. Factories and the Factory System: from Parliamentary Documents and Personal Examination. London: J. How, 1844.

Ure, Andrew. The Cotton Manufacture in Great Britain. London: Knight, 1835.

Modern Sources

Ashton, T. S. Iron and Steel in the Industrial Revolution. Manchester: Manchester Univ. Press, 1924.

Chapman, Stanley D. The Cotton Industry in the Industrial Revolution. 2nd ed. Basingstoke: MacMillan Education. Ltd. 1987.

Coleman, D. C. The British Paper Industry, 1495–1860. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1958.

Flinn, Michael W. The History of the British Coal Industry. Vol. 2, 1700–1830. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1984.

Haber, L. F. The Chemical Industry during the Nineteenth Century. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1958.

Harris, J. R. The British Iron Industry, 1700–1850. Houndsmill and London: Mac Milan Education Ltd., 1988.


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