London Low Life (Adam Matthew Digital)

London Low Life (Adam Matthew Digital)
Documents popular culture in 19th and early 20th century London with digital copies of a wide variety of material types including fast literature, posters, playbills, broadsides, penny fiction, cartoons, chapbooks, street cries, tourist guides, and swells’ guides. A series of historic base maps can be explored with a selection of linked data and Tallis Street Views. Essays by subject experts provide context together with an extensive bibliography of secondary sources and dictionaries of London low life and slang. Sourced from the Lilly Library at Indiana University this visually rich collection can be explored by document type, theme, and source collection.