A universal bibliography

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If this resource is ever completed, it will be a universal bibliography. Until then, it will be an approximation of a universal bibliography.

This bibliography is arranged as an index of topics.

Biographical dictionaries etc[edit]

  • Oxford Dictionary of National Biography; Dictionary of National Biography
  • Boase. Modern English Biography. (editions:uzt3-qMuFcMC)
  • A & C Black's Who's Who
  • Who Was Who
  • The Academic Who's Who. A & C Black. 1st Ed: 1973 [1] [2]. 2nd Ed: 1975. Commentary: [3]. GBooks: editions:INAP7GGD2gYC editions:tA0FkHC75FIC
  • Dictionary of Edwardian Biography (Pike's New Century Series)

Works that comprise largely of biographies:

  • The Penguin Companion to Literature

Dictionaries of dates[edit]


  • Baxter Dictionary of Dates and Events. 1st Ed: 1963: Napier, M (ed). 2nd Ed: 1971: Sanders and Laffin.
  • Beeching, Cyril Leslie. A Dictionary of Dates. OUP. 1st Ed: 1993. 2nd Ed: 1997. editions:UGGp0EexZdcC
  • William Young Darling. A Book of Days: A Dictionary of Dates, a Chronology of Circumstance, the Face of Time. Richards Press. 1951. [4]
  • Everyman's Dictionary of Dates. 1st Ed: 1911. 6th Ed: 1971. Review: (1971) 11 RQ 164 [5]
  • Platt, Charles. Foulsham's Dictionary of Dates and General Information. 1930.
  • Haydn's Dictionary of Dates
  • Hamlyn Dictionary of Dates and Anniversaries. Newnes Dictionary of Dates.
  • Williams, Henry Llewellyn. Hurst's Dictionary of Dates. 1891. [6]
  • Keller, Helen Rex. The Dictionary of Dates. Macmillan. 1934. Commentary: [7] [8]
  • Pulman, George Palmer. The World's Progress: A Dictionary of Dates. New York. 1861. [9]
  • Urdang, Laurence. The World Almanac Dictionary of Dates. Longman. 1982. [10] Review: (1982) 22 RQ 101 [11]


  • John Henniker Heaton. Australian Dictionary of Dates and Men of the Time. 1879. [12]
  • John James Knight. In the Early Days; History and Incident of Pioneer Queensland, with Dictionary of Dates in Chronological Order. Sapsford & Co. Brisbane. 1895.


  • Damon, Charles Ripley. The American Dictionary of Dates, 458-1920. R G Badger. 1921.


  • Paton, John (ed). Knowledge Encyclopedia: 1979, 1981, 1988. New Discovery Encyclopedia: 1990.

Books of facts[edit]

  • The Reader's Digest Book of Facts. 1st Ed: 1985. Reprinted with amendments: 1987: [13]. (Review: Library Journal, v 9, p 102, 1 Dec 1987, Book Verdict.) 3rd Revised Ed: 1995: [14]. GBooks: editions:nnJlLybWxbIC



Inns of court


Mathematics for scientists, engineers

Mathematics of science

Mathematical physics

  • Boas. Mathematical Methods in the Physical Sciences.
  • Margenau and Murphy. The Mathematics of Physics and Chemistry. 1st Ed: 1943. 2nd Ed: 1956. Tenth reprint: 1976. GBooks: editions:ckaoI1Dpq9UC
  • Bryron and Fuller. Mathematics of Classical and Quantum Physics.

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