William Benbow and the Origin of the General Strike

Niles Carpenter
The Quarterly Journal of Economics
Vol. 35, No. 3 (May, 1921), pp. 491-499
Published by: Oxford University Press
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[Footnotes]
  • 1
    Saulière, La Grève Générale de Robert Owen, Bordeaux, 1913, p. 16.
  • 2
    This reference contains 5 citations:
    • Beer, History of British Socialism, London, 1920, vol. i, pp. 314-318
    • vol. ii, pp. 81 ff.
    • West, History of the Chartist Movement, New York, 1920, pp. 68-70
    • Hovell, The Chartist Movement, London, 1918, pp. 138 and 164, 165
    • Russel, Proposed Roads to Freedom, New York, 1919, p. 71, footnote.
  • 3
    H. 0. As- sizes Book, 61/9 (Chester), April 10, 1840.
  • 5
    Benbow, Crimes of the Clergy, London, 1823, p. 80.
  • 6
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • "not holding communion with" a disreputable char- acter, Benbow, loc. cit.
    • Benbow, Censorship Exposed, Manchester, 1817, p. 6
    • Benbow, Crimes of the Clergy, pp. 224, 225
  • 1
    Gaols and Prisons, London, 1840, vol. xxxviii, No. 600, p. 690.
  • 2
    Hovell, op. cit., p. 91, footnote
  • 3
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Ibid., p. 136.
    • General Napier's observations, quoted in West, op. cit., p. 129
  • 4
    Hammond, The Skilled Labourer, London, 1919, pp. 350-362.
  • 5
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Benbow, Censorship Exposed, passim
    • Hammond, op. cit., pp. 353-371
  • 2
    Cross, History of England and Greater Britain, New York, 1914, pp. 869-872.
  • 6
    Notes and Queries, London, 1876, 5th series, vol. vi, p. 329.
  • 1
    Piggot'sLondon Commercial Directory, London, 1823-24.
  • 3
    Benbow, A Scourge for the Laureate, London, 1825 (?), pp. 16, 17.
  • 4
    William Carlile, according to Beer, op. cit., p. 315
  • 5
    Benbow, loc. cit.
  • 6
    "This day is published, price 2d, Benbow's Grand National Holiday," Poor Man's Guardian, January 28, 1832.
  • 7
    Poor Man's Guardian for May 17, 1834, as "by a Journeyman Bootmaker."
  • 8
    "All the lodgers' beds" were taken by a "taxgatherer." Tribune of the People, June 24, 1832.
  • 9
    This reference contains 5 citations:
    • Beer, op. cit., p. 315
    • West, op. cit., p. 68
    • Robinson, English Coffee Houses, London, 1893, p. 143
    • Tattler, No. 1
    • Thomas Paine was held there in February, 1832, Poor Man's Guardian, February 7, 1832.
  • 1
    Beer, op. cit., p. 299
  • 2
    Wallas, Life of Francis Place, revised edition, New York, 1918, pp. 272-274.
  • 4
    Poor Man's Guardian, November 26, 1831.
  • 5
    Poor Man's Guardian, May 19, 1832.
  • 1
    Wallas, op. cit., p. 285
  • 2
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • London Chronicle, March 22, 1832
    • Poor Man's Guardian, May 19, 1832.
  • 3
    Poor Man's Guardian, April 14, 1832.
  • 4
    Benbow, Grand National Holiday, London, 1832, p. 15.
  • 6
    Tribune of the People, July 1 and June 17, 1832.
  • 7
    Ibid., June 17, 1832, "On Sunday Evening, Mr. Benbow will preach a sermon."
  • 1
    Beer, op. cit., pp. 316-318
  • 2
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • Beer, op. cit., pp. 332-334
    • Wallas, op. cit., pp. 273, 274
    • Benbow, op. cit., pp. 1-8
  • 3
    Beer, op. cit., p. 320
  • 5
    Hovell, op. cit., pp. 143 ff
  • 4
    Robson's London Directory for 1837
  • 1
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Beer, op. cit., vol. ii, p. 83
    • West, op. cit., p. 137
  • 2
    Beer, op. cit., vol. ii, pp. 83 and 87
  • 3
    H. 0. Assizes Book, 61/9 (Chester), April 10, 1840.
  • 4
    Hovell, op. cit., p. 196
  • 6
    Beer, op. cit., p. 314
  • 5
    Ibid., p. 223.
  • 1
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Rosenblatt, The Chartist Movement, New York, 1916, p. 205
    • West, op. cit., p. 138
  • 2
    Hammond, op. cit., p. 358
  • 3
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Benbow, op. cit., pp. 8, 9
    • Leviticus, xxv
  • 4
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Cazamian, Le Roman Social en Angleterre, Paris, 1903, pp. 199, 200
    • Rose, The Rise of Democracy, London, 1897, p. 45.