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British Parliamentary Papers and Other British Government Documents

Histories of Parliament and Reference Works

The titles below (excepting Cook, Wilding, and Wedgewood) were published under the auspices of The History of Parliament Trust. Each volume in this series includes a survey of the politics of the period, a bibliography of sources, dates of parliaments, statistics, and biographical sketches of MPs.

Cook, Chris. Longman Companion to Britain in the Nineteenth Century, 1815-1914.
Main Ref (DA530 .C8 1999).

Wilding, Norman and Laundy, Philip. An encyclopaedia of Parliament. 4th ed., 1971.
Main Ref (JN555 .W5 1971b).

Wedgwood, Josiah C. History of Parliament...1439-1509. 2 vol.
Repository (JN508 .W392).

Bindoff, S.T. The House of Commons 1509-1558. 3 vol.
6th floor (JN673 .B56 1982).

Hasler, P.W. The House of Commons 1558-1603. 3 vol.
6th floor (JN673 .H68 1981).

Henning, Basil D. The House of Commons 1660-1690. 3 vol.
6th floor (JN673 .H6840 1983).

Sedgwick, Romney. The House of Commons, 1715-1754, the History of Parliament. 2 vol.
6th floor (JN675 1715 .S4).

Namier, Lewis B. The House of Commons, 1754-1790. 3 vol.
6th floor (JN672 .N2).

Thorne, R.G. The House of Commons 1790-1820. 5 vol.
6th floor (JN673 .T4860 1986).