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Seminar 1

Primary Source

Reading on Mayhew

  • A L Beier, 'Identity, Language, and Resistance in the Making of the Victorian "Criminal Class": Mayhew's Convict Revisited', Journal of British Studies, 2005
  • David Englander, 'Henry Mayhew and the Criminal Classes of Victorian England : The Case Reopened', Criminal Justice History, 2002
  • Richard Maxwell, 'Henry Mayhew and the Life of the Streets', Journal of British Studies, 1978
  • Bertrand Taithe (ed.), The Essential Mayhew: Representing and Communicating the Poor
  • E P Thompson and Eileen Yeo (eds), The Unknown Mayhew: Selections from the Morning Chronicle
  • Deborah Vlock, ‘Mayhew, Henry (1812–1887)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography