Databases \ Early English Books Online


Virtually every English-language book published between 1473 and 1700.

Reproduces the works listed in:
* Pollard & Redgrave's Short-Title Catalogue of printed materials published in the English language in 1473-1640
* Wing's Short-Title Catalogue of works dating from 1641-1700
* Thomason Tracts, a compendium of broadsides on the English Civil War printed in 1640-1661

Includes a few hundred items that were printed after 1700.


On the ProQuest platform, where it is cross-searchable with other resources, such as Early European Books.

Access on the Chadwyck-Healey site ceased at the end of 2019.


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