Useful sources of information relevant to George Bradshaw’s Hand Book to London, 1862

Elaine Slingsby has a fascinating Pinterest site
Victorian photographs here
Rare, early photographs here. Photographs by Alvin Langdon Coburn are stunningly beautiful.

Hidden London
London Lives

19C Guidebooks to London
Cunningham, Peter: Handbook of London, Past and Present, 1850, J Murray, London
Mogg’s New Picture of London; or Stranger’s Guide to the British Metropolis, 1848
Cruchley’s London in 1865: A Handbook for Strangers
Routledge: Popular Guide to London, 1873
Black’s Guide to London and its environs, 1882

pitalfields Life
London Historians

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s