Further your research

Books

Asa Briggs, 'The Age of Improvement, 2nd edn', (London, 1999)

Eric Evans, 'Parliamentary Reform in Britain, c1770-1918', (London, 1999)

Edward Pearce, 'Reform! The Fight for the 1832 Reform Act', (London, 2004)

Stenton and Lees, 'Who's Who of British Members of Parliament 1832-1979', 4 vols (Hassocks, 1976-1981)

Peter D.G. Thomas, 'John Wilkes: A Friend to Liberty' (Oxford, 1996)

Research papers

Members since 1979, Oonagh Gay, House of Commons Research Paper (PDF) (PDF PDF 22 KB)

Standard Notes

All-women shortlists, Richard Kelly and Isobel White, House of Commons Library Standard Note (PDF) (PDF PDF 22 KB)

Speaker's conferences, Isobel White and Andrew Parker, House of Commons Library Standard Note (PDF) (PDF PDF 22 KB)

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