The Foundations of Female Entrepreneurship: Enterprise, Home and Household in London c.1800-1880 (Taylor & Francis: Routledge, April 2009).


Journal & collection papers etc:

‘Retailing respectability’ in Casson, M. & Casson. C. (eds), History of Entrepreneurship (Edward Elgar, 2013)

The Houses of Crystal Palace Park Road and Thicket Road. (The Crystal Palace Foundation – UK Registered Charity No.285563, 2011)

‘Villas, values and the Crystal Palace Company, 1852-1911’, The London Journal 33:1 (2008), pp.21-39.

‘A measure of worth: probate valuations, personal wealth and indebtedness in England, 1810-40,’ Historical Research  79 (2006), pp.383-483. Co-authored with Owens, A., Green D.R., and Bailey, C.

‘Retailing, respectability and the independent woman in nineteenth century London’ in Beachy, R., Craig, B. & Owens, A. (eds), Women, Business and Finance in Nineteenth-Century Europe: Rethinking Separate Spheres (Berg, 2006), pp.152-166.

‘Revealing her assets: Liberating the Victorian businesswoman from the sources’, Business Archives: Sources and History 92 (2006), pp.1-16.

‘Small business, self-employment and women’s work-life choices in nineteenth century London’, in Brown, J., Mitch, D. & Van Leeuwen, M. (eds), Origins of the Modern Career (Ashgate, 2004), pp.191-206.

‘A little enterprise of her own. Lodging house keeping and the accommodation business in mid-nineteenth- century London’, The London Journal 28:2, (2003), pp.41-53.

‘Reaction not retreat: Small business proprietorship and the redundant woman’, Economic History Society New Researchers’ Papers 2002, pp.93-99. NB. As Parkinson, A.C.





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