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Jane Austen in the 21st Century: Book History

Resources for students in English 4853 and beyond.

Exploring Jane Austen through Book History

This page provides introductory links and resources for the study of book history.

Catchwords in Pride and Prejudice

Very Select List of Online Resources - Rare Books, Book History & History of Publishing

Directories/Gateway Sites

Directory of Web Resources for the Rare Materials Cataloger


Topical Web Sites

Dawn of Western Printing 

The Bookplate Society

British Fiction 1800-1829

Virginia Rare Books School - Course Reading Lists

Your Old Books

Professional Societies

The Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing

Rare Books and Manuscripts Section (RBMS) of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL), a division of the American Library Association (ALA)