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  • Title
    The Ploughshare : a Quaker organ of social reconstruction
  • Varying title
    The Ploughshare: organ of the Quaker Socialist Society
    The Ploughshare : a Quaker organ of social revolution
    The Ploughshare : a journal of hope
  • Author
  • Organisation
  • Published
    London : Socialist Quaker Society, 1912-1920, 1912
  • Description
    9 v. : ill. ; 25 cm.
  • Medium
    text
  • Serial holdings
    No 1-12, (1912-1915); NS Vol. 1-4 (Feb. 1916- Nov. 1919)
    NS Vol. 4 no. 11- Vol. 5. no.5 (Dec. 1919-June 1920) not held in LSF
  • Publication type
  • Language
  • Material
    Serial
  • Notes

    Frequency: Quarterly, 1912-1915; Monthly, 1916-1920

    Publication history : Vol. 1 (1912)-v. 4 (1915) ; new ser., v. 1 (Feb. 1916)-new ser., v. 5 (June 1920)

    Joint editors: W.L. Hare and H.W. Peet

    NS Vols. 1-3 (1916-1918) include index at front

    Vols. 1-4 also numbered No. 1-12

    New Series begins with introduction of 1916 Conscription act

    Subtitled "organ of the Quaker Socialist Society" 1912-1915

    Subtitled "a Quaker organ of social reconstruction" : 1916- Feb.1919

    Subtitled "a Quaker organ of social revolution" : March- November 1919

    Subtitled "a journal of hope": November 1919- June 1920

    November 1919-June 1920: "The Ploughshare" severed its connection with the Quaker Socialist Society and Society of Friends [Kennedy: British Quakerism 1860-1920, p. 385-386)

    NS. Vol. 5 (1920) held at Cambridge University

    T. Adams: "The Quaker Socialist Society" (L 052.17 ADA) includes a history and description of each volume of "Ploughshare" on pp.99-105. NB: Does not refer to or describe Vol. 5 (1920)

    BUCOP

ShelfmarkCopy numberLoan categoryStatus
Pers/PLOUGHSER 369/1Ref.available
Copy notes: No 1-12, (1912-1915); NS Vol. 1-4 (Feb. 1916- Nov. 1919). formerly at 050.5
MIC 556MIC 556Ref.available
Pers/PLOUGHSER 369/2Ref.available
Copy notes: NS Vol. 1-3 (1916-1918) only