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(1902) A Foreign View Of England in the Reign of George I and George II, London: John Murray, pp.217–18.20There are also some excellent indexes of Scottish newspapers from the period: A Local Index of the Dumfries and Galloway Standard and Advertiser and its predecessors over 200 years (1980), Dumfries.The Stirling Journal and Advertiser: A Local Index (1979), Stirling: University of Stirling.It is instructive that they add relatively little information that is not found in the various London-based sources that were used in this study.21Malcolmson offers a similar definition of sporting activity: ‘The importance of more intimate kinds of leisure should not be forgotten, but the sources themselves necessitate an account of recreations which highlight the holiday calendar and the more organised and visible forms of sport and pastimes’, Popular Recreations, p.16.However, he makes no attempt to quantify the amount of activity, and maintains that the volume of such events suffered a steady decline from 1750 until 1850.22Bell’s, 9 May 1841.23C.Aspin (1969) Lancashire: The First Industrial Society, Preston: Helmshaw, pp.35–6.24C.Emsley (1979) British Society and the French Wars 1793–1815, London: Macmillan, pp.29, 120–21, 149–52.J.Stevenson (1993) ‘Social aspects of the Industrial Revolution’, in P.O’Brien and R.Quinault (eds), The Industrial RevolutionA National Sporting Culture is Born29and British Society, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p.241.25P.O’Brien (1993) ‘Political preconditions for the industrial revolution’, in P.O’Brien and R.Quinault (eds), The Industrial Revolution and British Society, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp.150–51.26SM May 1804, 80; Dec 1807, 113.27SM Sept 1793, 367; Aug 1794, 260–61, 282; April 1795, 54–5; May 1795, 94; July 1795, 223; Jan 1798, 176; Aug 1803, 303, 305; May 1806, 99; July 1809, 196; Aug 1810, 229; Jan 1811, 141–2; May 1811, 99, 115; May 1814, 94.J.Brand (1810) Observations on Popular Antiquities, Newcastle: J.Johnson, pp.vi, ix, criticized Catholicism for crowding the calendar with holidays, ‘nominally consecrated by saints’, but actually derived from ‘heathen’ origins.28Exchange Herald, 12 June 1821 [ Pobierz całość w formacie PDF ]



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