1811 in the United Kingdom

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Events from the year 1811 in the United Kingdom. This is a Census year and the start of the British Regency.

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Publications[edit]

  • Jane Austen's novel Sense and Sensibility ('by a lady').
  • Francis Place's Illustrations and Proofs of the Principles of Population, including an examination of the proposed remedies of Mr. Malthus, and a reply to the objections of Mr. Godwin and others, the first significant text in English to advocate contraception.[13]

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References[edit]

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  6. ^ Hall, Basil (1831). Fragments of Voyages and Travels. London. 
  7. ^ Fisher, James (1957). Rockall. Country Book Club. pp. 23–35. 
  8. ^ "Icons, a portrait of England 1800-1820". Archived from the original on 17 October 2007. Retrieved 2007-09-11. 
  9. ^ Hepper, David J. (1994). British Warship Losses in the Age of Sail, 1650-1859. Rotherfield: Jean Boudriot. ISBN 0-948864-30-3. 
  10. ^ "George Granville Leveson-Gower (1st Duke of Sutherland)". Gazetteer for Scotland. Retrieved 2010-11-10. 
  11. ^ Noble, Ross (15 October 2010). "The Cultural Impact of the Highland Clearances". British History in-depth. BBC. Retrieved 2010-11-10. 
  12. ^ Palmer, Alan; Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. pp. 244–245. ISBN 0-7126-5616-2. 
  13. ^ "Francis Place". Spartacus Educational. Retrieved 2011-10-12.