Use Browse Authors to view an alphabetical list of authors and their works.
Example: Find works authored by Isaac Newton.
- Click the Authors link
- Type Newton in the Author box and click Look For. Or click N to jump to the first name beginning with N in the list.
- Click the page number links until you find Newton, Isaac, Sir, 1642-1727
- Click the View Works link next to his name to view works he authored or co-authored.
Use Browse Thomason Tracts to view pamphlets, books, and manuscripts collected by George Thomason during the English Civil War (1640-1661).
Example: Browse broadsides from the House of Commons.
- Click Thomason Tracts link
- Click Broadsides from the text
- Click on Show all Items next to Volumes 1-5
- Click any link to read one page posters, announcements, and proclamations.