Epidemic Disease in London: Bibliography


This bibliography includes the published works cited in the papers above, and a selection of works on epidemics and disease in London from the Centre's Bibliography of Printed Works on London History
'Account of a grocer in Wood Street, Cheapside...during the Great Plague in 1665', Gentleman's Magazine, 95:1 (1825), pp. 311-16.

A collection of the yearly Bills of Mortality from 1657 to 1758 inclusive (London: printed for A. Millar in the Strand, 1759).

Abel-Smith, Brian. The hospitals 1800-1948; a study in social administration in England and Wales (London: Heinemann, 1964).

Ackerknecht, Erwin H. Medicine at the Paris Hospital, 1794-1848 (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, 1967).

Alister, Charles. 'On every side the plague', Greenwich and Lewisham Antiquarian Society Transactions, 8 (1973-4), pp. 32-7.

Alldridge, Nick (ed.). The Hearth Tax: problems and possibilities (Hull: Humberside Polytechnic, 1984).

Appleby, Andrew B. 'The disappearance of plague: a continuing puzzle', Economic History Review, 2nd series, 33 (1980), pp. 161-73.

Archer, Ian W. The pursuit of stability: social relations in Elizabethan England (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1991).

Balmford, J. A short dialogue concerning the plagues infection (London, 1603).

Bastian, F. 'Defoe's "Journal of the Plague Year" reconsidered', Review of English Studies, new series, 16 (1965), pp. 151-73.

Bateman, Thomas. Reports on the diseases of London, and the state of the weather, from 1804 to 1816... preceded by a historical view of ... disease in the metropolis in past times. (London: Longman, 1819).

Bell, Walter George. Fleet Street in seven centuries (London: Pitman and Sons, 1912).

Bell, Walter George. 'Wardmote Inquest Registers of St Dunstan's in the West', London and Middlesex Archaeological Society Transactions, new series, 3 (1914-17), pp. 56-70.

Bell, Walter George. The Great Plague in London in 1665. (1st edn. London: John Lane the Bodley Head, 1924; revised edn. London: Bodley Head, 1951).

Bell, Walter George. The Great Plague: grim tragedy told in church's records of 1665 (The Chronicles of St. Bride's, No. 2; London: Guild of St Bride, 1958).

Boehrer, B. 'Early modern syphilis', Journal of the History of Sexuality, 1:2 (1990).

Boghurst, William. Loimographia: an account of the Great Plague of London in year 1665, ed. by Joseph Frank Payne (London: Shaw, 1894).

Boulton, Jeremy. Neighbourhood and society. A London suburb in the seventeenth century (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1987).

Bradley, Leslie. 'The geographical spread of plague' in The plague reconsidered: a new look at its origins and effects in 16th and 17th-century England (Local Population Studies Supplement, No. 4; Matlock: Local Population Studies, 1977).

Brothwell, D.R. Digging up bones: the excavation, treatment, and study of human skeletal remains (3rd edn. London: British Museum (Natural History), 1981).

Brownlee, J. 'Certain aspects of the theory of epidemiology in special relation to plague', Proceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine (Section of Epidemiology and State Medicine), 11 (1918), pp. 85-127.

Buer, M.C. Health, wealth, and population in the early days of the Industrial Revolution (London: George Routledge & Sons, 1926).

Bullein, William. A dialogue bothe pleasaunte and pietifull, wherein is a goodly regimente against the fever pestilence (London, 1576) [British Library c71 a35].

Bullock-Anderson, Joan, Clubb, Clare and Cox, Jacqueline (comps.) A guide to archives and manuscripts at Guildhall Library (London: Guildhall Library, 1989).

Burditt, J.E. 'Smallpox in Dagenham, 1871', Barking Record, 85 (1973), pp. 10- 12.

Burditt, J.E. 'A smallpox epidemic in Barking, 1901-2', Barking Record, 86 (1974), pp. 10-14.

Burnby, Juanita Gordon Lloyd, and Whittet, Thomas Douglas. Plague, pills and surgery: the story of the Bromfields (Edmonton Hundred Historical Society Occasional Papers, n.s., 31, 1975).

Bynum, William F. 'Cullen and the study of fevers in Britain, 1760-1820', in W.F. Bynum and V. Nutton (eds.), Theories of fever from antiquity to the Enlightenment (Medical History, Supplement No. 1; London: Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, 1981), pp. 135-148.

Bynum, William F. 'Hospital, disease and community: the London Fever Hospital, 1801- 1850' in Charles E. Rosenberg (ed.), Healing and history: essays for George Rosen (Folkestone and New York: Dawson Science History, 1979).

Caldin, Winifride, and Raine, Helen. 'The plague of 1625 and the story of John Boston, parish clerk of St Saviour's, Southwark', London and Middlesex Archaeological Society Transactions, 23 (1971-2), pp. 90-9.

Caraman, Philip. Henry Morse: priest of the plague (London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1957).

Carmichael, Ann G. Plague and the poor in Renaissance Florence (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1986).

Champion, J.A.I. London's dreaded visitation. The social geography of the great plague of 1665 (Institute of British Geographers, Historical Geography Research Series No. 31, 1995).

Champion, J.A.I. 'Relational databases and the Great Plague in London 1665', History and Computing, 5:1 (1993, forthcoming).

Chave, S.P.W. 'Henry Whitehead and cholera in Broad Street', Medical History, 2 (1958), pp. 92-108.

Christie, J. (ed). Some account of the parish clerks (London: Worshipful Company of Parish Clerks, 1893).

Clapham, Henoch. An epistle discoursing upon the pestilence (London, 1603).

Cipolla, Carlo M. Cristofano and the plague, a study in the history of public health in the age of Galileo (London: Collins, 1973).

Clippingdale, S.D. 'A medical roll of honour: physicians and surgeons who remained in London during the Great Plague', British Medical Journal, 1 (1909), pp. 351-3.

Cool, Jacob. Den staet van Londen in hare groote peste, with an introduction by J.A. van Dorsten and K. Schaap (Leiden: Brill, 1962). [Facsimile of contemporary account of plague of 1603 by Dutch merchant living in London.]

Cooper, William Durant. 'Notices of the last Great Plague, 1665-6; from the letters of John Allin to Philip Fryth and Samuel Jeake', Archaeologia, 37 (1857), pp. 1- 22.

Cotta, John. A short discoverie of the unobserved dangers of severall sorts of ignorant and unconsiderate practisers of physicke in England (London: William Jones and R. Boyle, 1612).

Cox, M.J., Molleson, T.I., and Waldron, T. 'Preconception and perception: the lessons of a 19th century suicide', Journal of Archaeological Science, 17 (1990), pp. 573- 81.

Creighton, Charles. A history of epidemics in Britain (With additional material by D.E.C. Eversley et al. 2nd edn. 2 vols. London: Cass, 1965).

Darlington, Ida, and Howgego, James. Printed maps of London circa 1553-1850 (London: G. Philip, 1964).

Defoe, Daniel. A Journal of the Plague Year (Harmondsworth: Penguin (Classics edn.), 1986).

Dekker, Thomas. London looke backe (London, 1630); Newes from Graves- end: sent to no-body (London, 1604); A rod for run-awaies (London, 1625); The wonderfull yeare (London, 1603): all in F.P. Wilson (ed.), The plague pamphlets of Thomas Dekker (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1925).

Dinnis, Francis Henry (ed.). Paddington in 1665, the year of the Great Plague, being extracts from an old parish register (London, Morton, 1874).

Douglas, Mary. Purity and danger: an analysis of concepts of pollution and taboo (London: Ark, 1984).

Durey, Michael J. The return of the plague: British society and the cholera, 1831- 2 (Dublin: Gill and Macmillan, 1979).

Elcombe, Graham. 'Epidemic in Pinner, 1741', The Pinn, No. 4 (1991), pp. 57- 62.

Elyot, Sir Thomas. Castel of Helthe (London,1539) [British Library c54 a18]

Faithorne, William. An exact delineation of the cities of London and Westminster and the suburbs (London: 1658).

Finlay, Roger. Population and metropolis: the demography of London, 1580- 1650 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1981).

Fisher, John L. 'The Black Death in Essex', Essex Review, 52 (1943), pp. 13- 20.

Forbes, Thomas Rogers. 'By what disease or casualty: the changing face of death in London', Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences, 31 (1976), pp. 395-420.

Forbes, Thomas Rogers. 'The searchers', New York Academy of Medicine Bulletin, 2nd series, 50 (1974), pp. 1031-8.

Foucault, Michael. The birth of the clinic: an archaeology of medical perception, transl. by A.M. Sheridan Smith (London: Tavistock, 1973, paperback edn., 1976).

Furnivall, Frederick J. (ed.). Four supplications (Early English Text Society extra series no. 13; London: N. Truber and Co., 1871).

Fyshe, Simon. A supplicacyon for the beggars (London, c.1529) in F.J. Furnivall (ed.), Four supplications (London: N. Truber and Co., 1871)

Gasper, Julia. The dragon and the dove: the plays of Thomas Dekker (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1990).

Gasquet, Francis Aidan. The Black Death of 1348 and 1349 (2nd edn. London: Bell, 1908).

Gittings, Clare. Death, burial and the indivdual in early modern England (London: Croom Helm, 1984).

Glanville, Philippa. London in maps (London: The Connoisseur, 1972).

Granshaw, Lindsay. 'The rise of the modern hospital in Britain' in Andrew Wear (ed.), Medicine in society: historical essays (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1992).

Graunt, John. Natural and political observations made upon the Bills of Mortality in Charles Henry Hull (ed.), The economic writings of Sir William Petty (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1899), vol. 2.

Green, F.H.K. 'An eighteenth-century small-pox hospital', British Medical Journal, i (1939).

Gregg, C. Plague (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1978, rev. 1985).

Grell, Ole Peter. 'Plague in Elizabethan and Stuart London: the Dutch response', Medical History, 34 (1990), pp. 424-39.

Guildhall Library. Handlist of parish registers (2 parts; Part 1 6th edn.; part 2 5th edn.; London: Guildhall Library, 1990, 1986).

Guildhall Library. 'A list of works in Guildhall Library relating to the plague in London, together with the bills of mortality, 1532(?)-1858', Guildhall Miscellany, 2 (1965), pp. 306-17.

Guy, William A. 'Two hundred and fifty years of smallpox in London, together with a supplement relating to England and Wales', Royal Statistical Society Journal, 45 (1882), pp. 399-437.

Hale, David George. The body politic: a political metaphor in Renaissance English literature (The Hague: Mouton, 1971).

Harding, Vanessa. ' "And one more may be laid there": the location of burials in early modern London', London Journal, 14 (1989), pp. 115-18.

Hardy, Anne. 'Diagnosis, death and diet: the case of London, 1750-1909', Journal of Interdisciplinary History, 18 (1988), pp. 387-401.

Hardy, Anne. 'Smallpox in London: factors in the decline of the disease in the nineteenth century', Medical History, 27 (1983), pp. 111-138.

Hardy, Anne. 'Urban famine or urban crisis? Typhus in the Victorian city', Medical History, 32 (1988), pp. 401-25.

Hart, Harold W. The short life of a restricted London hospital (London: Lewisham Local History Society, 1985).

Harvey, Gideon. The City Remembrancer: being historical narratives of the Great Plague at London, 1665; Great Fire, 1666; and Great Storm, 1703...compiled from the papers of Dr Harvey (2 vols.; London: Nicholl, 1769).

Hatcher, John. Plague, population and the English economy, 1348-1530 (London: Macmillan, 1977).

Hawkins, Duncan. 'The Black Death and the new London cemeteries of 1348', Antiquity, 64 (1990), pp. 637-42.

Henry VIII. A copy of the letters wherin...King Henry the eight...made answer unto a certayn letter of Martyn Luther (London, 1528).

Higgins, Robert M.C.R. 'The 1832 cholera epidemic in east London', East London Record, No. 2 (1979), pp. 2-14.

Hirst, Leonard Fabian. The conquest of the plague; a study of the evolution of epidemiology (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1953).

Historical Manuscripts Commission. Eighth report of the Royal Commission on Historical Manuscripts (London: HMSO, 1881).

History and Computing, 4:1 (1992). [A special issue on computerized record linkage]

Hollingsworth, Mary F., and Hollingsworth, T.H. 'Plague mortality rates by age and sex in the parish of St Botolph's without Bishopsgate, London, 1603', Population Studies, 25 (1971), pp. 131-46.

Holmes, Isabella (Mrs Basil Holmes). The London burial grounds (London: Fisher Unwin, 1896).

Huelin, G. 'The Church's reponse to the cholera outbreak of 1866', Studies in Church History, 6 (1970), pp. 137-48.

Husbands, Chris. 'Hearths, wealth and occupations: an exploration of the Hearth Tax in the later seventeenth century', in Kevin Schurer and Tom Arkell (eds.), Surveying the people (Oxford: Leopard's Head Press for Local Population Studies, 1992).

Hyde, Ralph, Fisher, John, and Cline, Roger (eds.). The A to Z of Restoration London (London Topographical Society publication No. 145; London: London Topographical Society, 1992) [Reduced facsimile of Ogilby and Morgan's map of 1676]

Jewers, Arthur J. 'The will of a plague-stricken Londoner', Home Counties Magazine, 3 (1901), pp. 109-10. [Richard Lane of parish of St Margaret New Fish Street, d. 1593.]

Jewson, N.D. 'The disappearance of the sick man from medical cosmology 1770-1870', Sociology, 10 (1976), pp. 225-244.

Kearns, Gerard. Urban epidemics and historical geography: cholera in London, 1848-9 (Institute of British Geographers, Historical Geography Research Series, No. 15; Norwich: Geo Books, 1985).

Kearns, Gerard. 'Zivilis or Hygaeia: urban public health and the epidemiologic transition' in Richard Lawton (ed.), The rise and fall of great cities: aspects of urbanization in the western world (London: Belhaven Press, 1989).

Keene, Derek, and Harding, Vanessa. A survey of documentary sources for property holding in London before the Great Fire (London Record Society vol. 22; London: London Record Society, 1985).

Kellwaye, Simon. A defensative against the plague (London, 1593).

Kelsall, A.F. 'The London house-plan in the later 17th century', Post-Medieval Archaeology, 8 (1974), pp. 80-91.

Kerwick, Alan. 'The Soho epidemic of cholera', Medico-Legal Journal, 33 (1965), pp. 152-61.

Landers, John and Mouzas, Anastasia. 'Burial seasonality and causes of death in London 1670-1819', Population Studies, 42 (1988), pp. 59-83.

Latham, Robert and Matthews, William (eds.). The Diary of Samuel Pepys. Vol. VI, 1665 (London: Bell & Hyman, 1972).

Leasor, Thomas James. The Plague and the Fire (London: Allen & Unwin, 1962).

Light, Alfred W. Bunhill Fields (London: C.J. Farncombe & Sons, 1915).

Lilienfeld, David E. '"The greening of epidemiology": sanitary physicians and the London Epidemiological Society, 1830-70', Bulletin of the History of Medicine, 52 (1978), pp. 503-28.

Lodge, Thomas. A treatise of the plague (London, 1603).

Longmate, Norman. King Cholera: the biography of a disease (London: Hamish Hamilton, 1966).

Loudon, I.S.L. 'The origins and growth of the dispensary movement in England', Bulletin of the History of Medicine, 55 (1981).

Luckin, W. 'Evaluating the sanitary revolution: typhus and typhoid in London, 1851- 1900', in Robert Woods and John Woodward (eds.), Urban disease and mortality in nineteenth-century England (London: Batsford, 1984), pp. 102-19.

Luckin, W. 'The final catastrophe: cholera in London, 1866', Medical History, 21 (1977), pp. 32-42.

Lucretius Carus, Titus. The nature of things (De rerum natura) (translated by Frank O. Copley; New York: W. Norton, 1977).

Maitland, William. The history of London from its foundation to the present time (London: printed for T. Osborne and J. Shipton, 1756).

Manchester, K. The archaeology of disease (Bradford: Bradford University Press, 1983).

Manning, Brian. Village revolts: social protest and popular disturbance in England, 1509-1640 (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1988).

Manning, J. I am for you all, Complexions Castle (London, 1604) [British Library c31 e2].

Marmoy, Charles F.A. 'The Pest House, 1681-1717: predecessor of the French Hospital', Huguenot Society London Proceedings, 25 (1992), pp. 385-99.

Marwick, Arthur. The deluge: British society and the First World War (London: Bodley Head, 1965).

Matossian, M.K. 'Death in London, 1750-1909', Journal of Interdisciplinary History, 16 (1985), pp. 183-197.

McNeill, William H. Plagues and peoples (Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1976).

Miller, Genevieve. 'Smallpox innoculation in England and America: a reappraisal', William and Mary Quarterly, 3rd series, 13 (1956), pp. 476-92.

Molleson, Theya and Cox, Margaret. Spitalfields: the middling sort (Council for British Archaeology, 1993).

Morgan, William. London &c actually survey'd (1682) with introductory notes by Ralph Hyde (Lympne Castle, Kent: Harry Margary in association with Guildhall Library London, 1977).

Morris, Robert John. Cholera 1832: the social response to an epidemic (London: Croom Helm, 1976).

Mortimer, Philip. 'Cholera in south London', St. Thomas's Hospital Gazette, 64 (1966-7), pp. 136-8.

Mullaney, Stephen. The place of the stage: license, play and power in Renaissance England (Chicago: University of Chicago, 1988).

Mullett, Charles F. The bubonic plague in England: an essay in the history of preventive medicine (Lexington: University of Kentucky Press, 1956).

Newton, Thomas. The touchstone of complexions (London, 1576) [British Library c71 a35].

Nicholson, Watson. The historical sources of Defoe's Journal of the Plague Year (Boston, Mass.: The Stratford Co., 1919).

Ogilby, John and Morgan, William. A large and accurate map of the city of London (1676), with notes by Ralph Hyde (Lympne Castle, Kent: Harry Margary in association with Guildhall Library London, 1976).

Parliamentary Papers. Report from the select committee on improvement of the health of towns (1842) X no. 327.

Patterson, Annabel. Shakespeare and the popular voice (Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1989).

Paynell, Thomas. A moche profitable treatise against the pestilence (London, 1534) [British Library 1167 d7].

Pelling, Margaret. Cholera, fever and English medicine, 1825-1865 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1978).

Peters, O.H. 'Observations upon the natural history of diarrhoea', Journal of Hygiene, 10 (1910), pp. 602-777.

Phayre, Thomas. The regiment of life (London, 1545).

Pickstone, J.V. 'Dearth, dirt and fever epidemics: revising the history of British public health 1780-1850', in Terence Ranger and Paul Slack (eds.), Epidemics and ideas (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1992).

Porter, Roy. 'Cleaning up the Great Wen: public health in eighteenth-century London' in W.F. Bynum and Roy Porter (eds.), Living and dying in London (Medical History Supplement No. 11; London: Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, 1991).

Porter, Stephen. 'Death and burial in a London parish: St Mary Woolnoth 1653-99', London Journal, 8 (1982), 76-80.

Power, M.J. 'East London housing in the seventeenth century' in Peter Clark and Paul Slack (eds.), Crisis and order in English towns 1500-1700 (London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1972).

Power, M.J. 'The social topography of Restoration London' in A. Beier and Roger Finlay (eds.), London 1500-1700. The making of a metropolis (London: Longman, 1986).

Priestley, U., Corfield, P.J. and Sutermeister, H. 'Rooms and room use in Norwich housing, 1580-1730', Post-Medieval Archaeology, 16 (1982).

Pye, George. A discourse of the plague; wherein Dr Mead's notions are consider'd and refuted. (London, 1721).

Ranger, Terence, and Slack, Paul (eds.). Epidemics and ideas. Essays on the historical perception of pestilence (Past and Present Publications; Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1992).

Razzell, Peter. The conquest of smallpox (Sussex: Caliban, 1977).

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Roberts, Raymond Stanley. 'The place of plague in English history', Royal Society of Medicine Proceedings, 59 (1966), pp. 101-5.

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Rogers, Edward. 'The plague in Cripplegate: the suffering of working people', St. Giles Cripplegate with St. Luke's Magazine (October 1989), pp. 14-16.

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Ross, Sutherland. The Plague and the Fire of London (London: Faber & Faber, 1965).

Samuel, Wilfred Sampson. 'The Jews of London and the Great Plague (1665), Jewish History Society English Miscellany, Part 3 (1925-37), pp. 7-15.

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Schofield, John (ed.). The London surveys of Ralph Treswell (London Topographical Society publication No. 135; London: London Topographical Society, 1987).

Schonhorn, Manuel. 'Defoe's "Journal of the Plague Year": topography and intention', Review of English Studies, n.s. 19 (1968), pp. 387-402.

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Slack, Paul. 'Metropolitan government in crisis: the response to plague' in A.L. Beier and Roger Finlay (eds.), London 1500-1700. The making of the metropolis (London: Longman, 1986).

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Sutherland, Ian. 'When was the Great Plague? Mortality in London, 1563 to 1665', in D.V. Glass and Roger Revelle (eds.) Population and social change (London: Edward Arnold, 1972), pp. 287-320.

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Waugh, M. 'Venereal diseases in sixteenth-century England', Medical History, 17 (1973), pp. 192-99.

Weatherill, Lorna. Consumer behaviour and material culture in Britain 1660- 1760 (London: Routledge, 1988).

Whittet, Thomas Douglas. The apothecaries in the Great Plague of London, 1665 (Society of Apothecaries' Sydenham Lecture, 1965; Ewell, Surrey: Morgan, 1970).

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Wilson, F.P. 'Illustrations of social life. 4, The plague', Shakespeare Survey, No. 15 (1962), pp. 125-9.

Wilson, F.P. The plague in Shakespeare's London (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1927).

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Winterton, W.R. 'The Soho cholera epidemic, 1854', History of Medicine, 8 (1980), pp. 11-20.

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