Eighteenth Century Collections Online

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A digital collection of significant English-language and foreign-language titles printed in during the eighteenth century.

Includes works published in Great Britain during the eighteenth century, along with thousands of important works from the Americas.  A variety of materials are represented: books and directories, Bibles, sheet music, sermons, advertisements, and more.

Included are works from women writers of the eighteenth century; collections on the French Revolution; and numerous editions of the works of Shakespeare.

Multiple editions of each individual work are offered to enable scholars to make textual comparisons of the works.

Date Coverage: 

18th century


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Carleton students, faculty and staff
Content last reviewed: August 27, 2019