Fabian Society and Young Fabians

Fabian Tracts: 1884-1901

Tract

Title

Author

Year

001

Why are the many poor?

W L Phillips*

1884

002

A manifesto

George Bernard Shaw*

1884

003

To provident landlords and capitalists : a suggestion and a warning

George Bernard Shaw*

1885

004

What socialism is

Mrs C M Wilson, and others*

1886

005

Facts for socialists from the political economists and statisticians (5th ed.)

(First edition by Sidney Webb*)

1892

005

Facts for socialists from the political economists and statisticians (6th ed.)

(First edition by Sidney Webb*)

1893

005

Facts for socialists from the political economists and statisticians (7th ed.)

(First edition by Sidney Webb*)

1895

005

Facts for socialists from the political economists and statisticians (8th ed.)

(First edition by Sidney Webb*)

1899

005

Facts for socialists from the political economists and statisticians (9th ed.)

(First edition by Sidney Webb*)

1904

005

Facts for socialists from the political economists and statisticians (11th ed.)

(First edition by Sidney Webb*)

1908

005

Facts for socialists showing the distribution of the national income and its results (12th ed.)

(First edition by Sidney Webb*)

1915

005

Facts for socialists showing the distribution of the national income and its results (13th ed.)

(First edition by Sidney Webb*)

1926

005

Facts for socialists from the political economists and statisticians (2nd ed.)

(First edition by Sidney Webb*)

[1891]

006

The true radical programme

Fabian Parliamentary League, George Bernard Shaw*

1887

007

Capital and land (3rd ed.)

Sydney Olivier*

1891

007

Capital and land (4th ed.)

Sydney Olivier*

1893

007

Capital and land (5th ed.)

Sydney Olivier*

1896

007

Capital and land (6th ed.)

Sydney Olivier*

1904

008

Facts for Londoners : an exhaustive collection of statistical and other facts ... : with suggestions for reform on socialist principles

Sidney Webb*

1889

009

An eight hours bill : in the form of an amendment of the Factory Acts, with further provisions for the improvement of the conditions of labour

Sidney Webb*

[1889]

009

An eight hours bill in the form of an amendment of the Factory Acts, with further provisions for the improvement of the conditions of labour

Sidney Webb*

1890

010

Figures for Londoners

Sidney Webb*

[1889]

011

The workers' political programme

Sidney Webb*

1890

011

The workers' political programme

Sidney Webb*

1891

012

Practicable land nationalization

Sidney Webb*

[1890]

012

Practicable land nationalization

Sidney Webb*

1894

013

What socialism is

George Bernard Shaw*

[1890]

013

What socialism is

George Bernard Shaw*

[189-]

014

The new reform bill (Uncorrected proof)

Joseph Francis Oakeshott, and others*

1890

014

The new reform bill

Joseph Francis Oakeshott, and others*

1891

015

English progress towards social democracy

Sidney Webb

1890

015

English progress towards social democracy

Sidney Webb

1893

016

A plea for an eight hours bill

Sidney Webb*

[1890]

017

The reform of the poor law

Sidney Webb

1891

018

Facts for Bristol : an exhaustive collection of statistical and other facts ... : with suggestions for reform on socialist principles

Hartmann W Just*

1891

019

What the farm laborer wants

Sidney Webb*

[1890]

019

What the farm laborer wants (2nd ed.)

Sidney Webb*

1893

019

What the farm laborer wants (3rd ed.)

Sidney Webb*

1894

020

Questions for poor law guardians

[1890]

020

Questions for poor law guardians (2nd ed.)

1893

020

Questions for poor law guardians (3rd ed.)

1894

021

Questions for London vestrymen

J C Foulger*

[1890]

021

Questions for London vestrymen (2nd ed.)

J C Foulger*

1894

022

The truth about leasehold enfranchisement

Sidney Webb*

[1890]

023

The case for an eight hours bill

Sidney Webb*

1891

024

Questions for parliamentary candidates

Sidney Webb*

[1891]

024

Questions for parliamentary candidates (2nd ed.)

Sidney Webb*

1895

024

Questions for parliamentary candidates (3rd ed.)

Sidney Webb*

1900

025

Questions for school board candidates

Sidney Webb*

[1891]

025

Questions for school board candidates (2nd ed.)

Sidney Webb*

1894

026

Questions for London county councillors

Sidney Webb*

[1891]

027

Questions for town councillors

Rev C Peach*

[1891]

028

Questions for county councillors (outside London and the county boroughs)

F Hudson*

[1891]

028

Questions for candidates for county councils (outside London and county boroughs) (2nd ed.)

F Hudson*

1895

029

What to read : a list of books for social reformers

Graham Wallas*

1891

029

What to read : a list of books for social reformers (3rd ed.)

Graham Wallas*

1896

029

What to read on social and economic subjects (4th ed.)

Graham Wallas*

1901

030

The "unearned increment"

Sidney Webb*

[1891]

030

The unearned increment

Sidney Webb*

1895

031

London's neglected heritage (Proof)

Sidney Webb*

[1891]

031

London's heritage in the City guilds

Sidney Webb*

[1891]

031

London's heritage in the City guilds (2nd ed.)

Sidney Webb*

1898

032

The municipalisation of the gas supply (Proof)

Sidney Webb*

[1891]

032

The municipalisation of the gas supply

Sidney Webb*

[1891]

032

The municipalisation of the gas supply (2nd ed.)

Sidney Webb*

1893

032

The municipalisation of the gas supply (3rd ed.)

Sidney Webb*

1896

033

Municipal tramways (Proof)

Sidney Webb*

[1891]

033

Municipal tramways

Sidney Webb*

[1891]

033

Municipal tramways (2nd ed.)

Sidney Webb*

1895

033

Municipal tramways (3rd ed.)

Sidney Webb*

1898

034

London's water tribute (Proof)

Sidney Webb*

[1891]

034

London's water tribute

Sidney Webb*

[1891]

034

London's water tribute (2nd ed.)

Sidney Webb*

1898

035

The municipalisation of the London docks (Proof)

Sidney Webb*

[1891]

035

The municipalisation of the London docks

Sidney Webb*

[1891]

036

The scandal of London's markets (Proof)

Sidney Webb*

[1891]

036

The scandal of London's markets

Sidney Webb*

[1891]

037

A Labour policy for public authorities

Sidney Webb*

[1891]

037

A Labor policy for public authorities (2nd ed.)

Sidney Webb*

1895

038

Paham mae y lluaws yn dlawd?

W L Phillips*

[1891]

039

A democratic budget (Proof)

Joseph Francis Oakeshott*

[1892]

039

A democratic budget

Joseph Francis Oakeshott*

1892

040

The Fabian election manifesto (Proof)

George Bernard Shaw*

[1892]

040

Fabian election manifesto

George Bernard Shaw*

1892

041

The Fabian Society : what it has done : and how it has done it

George Bernard Shaw

1892

041

The Fabian Society : its early history (2nd ed.)

George Bernard Shaw

1899

042

Christian socialism

Stewart D Headlam

1892

043

Vote! Vote!! Vote!!!

George Bernard Shaw*

[1892]

044

A plea for poor law reform (Proof)

Frederick Whelen*

[1893]

044

A plea for poor law reform

Frederick Whelen*

[1893]

044

A plea for poor law reform (2nd ed.)

Frederick Whelen*

1894

045

The impossibilities of anarchism

George Bernard Shaw

1893

046

Socialism and sailors

Benjamin T Hall

1893

047

The unemployed

John Burns

1893

048

Eight hours by law (Proof)

Henry W Macrosty*

[1893]

048

Eight hours by law : a practical solution

Henry W Macrosty*

1894

049

[A plan of campaign for labor] (Proof)

George Bernard Shaw*

[1894]

049

A plan of campaign for labor : containing the substance of the Fabian manifesto entitled "To your tents, Israel!", etc.

George Bernard Shaw*

1894

050

Sweating and how to abolish it (Proof)

H W Macrosty*

[1894]

050

Sweating : its cause and remedy

H W Macrosty*

1894

051

Socialism : true and false

Sidney Webb

1894

052

State education at home and abroad

J W Martin

1894

053

The Parish Councils Act : what it is and how to work it

Herbert Samuel*

1894

054

The humanizing of the poor law

Joseph Francis Oakeshott

1894

055

The workers' school board program

J W Martin*

1894

056

Questions for parish council candidates

Herbert Samuel*

[1894]

057

Questions for candidates for rural district councils

Herbert Samuel*

[1894]

058

Allotments and how to get them

Herbert Samuel*

1894

059

Questions for candidates for urban district councils (Rev. ed.)

1899

060

The London vestries : what they are and what they do : with map, table of vestries, etc.

Sidney Webb*

1894

061

The London County Council : what it is and what it does

Joseph Francis Oakeshott*

1895

062

Parish and district councils : what they are and what they can do

1895

063

Parish council cottages and how to get them

Edward R Pease*

[1895]

064

How to lose and how to win an election

J Ramsay MacDonald*

[1895]

065

Trade unionists and politics

Frank Wallace Galton*

[1895]

067

Women and the factory Acts

Beatrice Webb

1896

068

The tenant's sanitary catechism (for places outside London)

Arthur Hickmott*

1896

069

The difficulties of individualism

Sidney Webb

1896

070

Report on Fabian policy and resolutions presented by the Fabian Society to the International Socialist workers and Trade Union Congress, London, 1896

George Bernard Shaw*

1896

071

The (London) tenant's sanitary catechism

Miss Grove*

1896

072

The moral aspects of socialism

Sidney Ball

1896

073

The case for state pensions in old age

George Turner

1897

074

The state and its functions in New Zealand

William Pember Reeves*

1896

075

Labor in the longest reign (1837-1897)

Sidney Webb

1897

076

Houses for the people : a summary of the powers of local authorities under the Housing of the Working Classes Act, 1890, and the use which has been and can be made of them

Arthur Hickmott*

1897

076

Houses for the people : a summary of the powers of local authorities under the Housing of the Working Classes Act, 1890, and the use which has been and can be made of them (2nd ed.)

Arthur Hickmott*

1899

076

Houses for the people : a summary of the powers of local authorities under the Housing of the Working Classes Acts, 1890 to 1900, and the use which has been and can be made of them (3rd ed.)

Arthur Hickmott*

1900

077

The employers' liability problem (Proof)

[1897]

077

The municipalization of tramways

F T H Henlé*

1897

078

Socialism and the teaching of Christ ...

Rev John Clifford

1897

079

A word of remembrance and caution to the rich (Proof)

John Woolman

[1897]

079

A word of remembrance and caution to the rich

John Woolman

1897

080

Shop assistants (Proof)

William Johnson*

[1897]

080

Shop life and its reform

William Johnson*

1897

081

Municipal water (Proof)

C M Knowles*

[1897]

081

Municipal water

C M Knowles*

[1898]

082

The Workmen's Compensation Act : what it means, and how to make use of it : with the text of the Act, etc.

C R Allen, junior*

1898

082

The Workmen's Compensation Act : what it means, and how to make use of it : with the text of the Act, etc. (2nd ed.)

C R Allen, junior*

1899

082

The Workmen's Compensation Act : what it means, and how to make use of it : with the text of the principal Act, the extension Act of 1900, etc. (3rd ed.)

C R Allen, junior*

1901

083

State arbitration and the living wage (Proof)

H W Macrosty*

[1898]

083

State arbitration and the living wage : with an account of the New Zealand law and its results

H W Macrosty*

1898

083

State arbitration and the living wage : with an account of the New Zealand and Victorian laws and their results (2nd ed.)

H W Macrosty*

1903

084

The economics of direct employment : with an account of the fair wage policy

Sidney Webb*

1898

084

The economics of direct employment : with an account of the fair wage policy (2nd ed.)

Sidney Webb*

1900

085

Liquor licensing at home and abroad

Edward R Pease

1898

086

Municipal drink traffic (Proof)

Edward R Pease*

[1898]

086

Municipal drink traffic : with a criticism of local veto and other reform projects

Edward R Pease*

1898

087

Sosialaeth a dysgeidiaeth Crist

Rev John Clifford

1908

088

The growth of monopoly in English industry

Henry W Macrosty

1899

089

Old age pensions at work

J Bullock*

1899

090

The municipalization of the milk supply

Dr G F McCleary*

1899

091

Municipal pawnshops

Charles Charrington*

1899

092

Municipal slaughterhouses

George Standring*

1899

093

Women as councillors (Proof)

George Bernard Shaw*

[1900]

093

Women as councillors

George Bernard Shaw*

1900

094

Municipal bakehouses (Proof)

Dr G F McCleary*

1900

094

Municipal bakehouses

Dr G F McCleary*

1900

095

The municipalization of the hospitals (Proof)

Dr G F McCleary*

[1900]

095

Municipal hospitals

Dr G F McCleary*

1900

096

Municipal fire insurance

Mrs Fenton Macpherson*

1901

096

Municipal fire insurance (Proof)

Mrs Fenton Macpherson*

[1901]

097

Municipal steamers (Proof)

S D Shallard*

1900

097

Municipal steamboats

S D Shallard*

1901

098

State railways for Ireland

Clement Edwards*

1899

099

Local government in Ireland

C R Allen, junior*

1900

100

Metropolitan borough councils : their powers and duties, etc.

Henry W Macrosty*

1900

101

The house famine and how to relieve it : seven papers and a bibliography

Clement Edwards, Constance Cochrane, Edward Bowmaker, Mrs R C Phillimore, W Thompson, H C Lander, F Lawson Dodd, Sidney Webb

1900

102

Questions for metropolitan borough councillors (Proof)

H W Macrosty*

1900

102

Questions for candidates : metropolitan borough councils

H W Macrosty*

1900

103

Overcrowding in London and its remedy

William Charles Steadman

1900

104

How trade unions benefit workmen (Proof)

Edward R Pease*

[1900]

105

Five years' fruits of the Parish Councils Act

Sidney Webb*

1901

106

The education muddle and the way out (Proof)

Sidney Webb*

[1901]

106

The education muddle and the way out : a constructive criticism of English educational machinery

Sidney Webb*

1901

107

Socialism for millionaires

George Bernard Shaw

1901

108

Twentieth century politics : a policy of national efficiency

 Sidney Webb

1901

* The authors marked by an asterisk are taken from the list of tracts in "The history of the Fabian Society" by Edward Pease (2nd edition, 1925). Pease notes that such tracts were adopted and probably amended by the Society, and were issued without the author's name.