Use these to find research on publishing, periodicals, reading habits, authorship, book history etc. The boxes below suggest some additional resources and intriguing books.
Use these resources for quick background information on specific serials:
Victorian Periodicals: A Guide to Research (Reference PN 5124 .P4 V5)
For more like this, see: English Periodicals History 19th Century
These 19th Century sources give insight into the marketing and distribution of reading material:
The first chapter of Victorian Publishing, on the use of archival resources, is available online.
For more like this, see:
Dictionary of Nineteenth Century Journalism
The DNCJ has background information on book reviews, reviewers, and reviewing. Click on Browse at the bottom of the search page for a helpful overview.