Fabian Society and Young Fabians

Fabian Tracts: 1919-1939

Tract

Title

Author

Year

188

National finance and a levy on capital : what the Labour Party intends

Sidney Webb

1919

189

Urban district councils : their constitution, powers and duties

C M Lloyd

1920

190

Metropolitan borough councils : their constitution, powers and duties

Clement Richard Attlee

1920

191

Borough councils : their constitution, powers and duties

Clement Richard Attlee

1920

192

Guild socialism

G D H Cole

1920

193

Housing

C M Lloyd

1920

194

Taxes, rates and local income tax

Robert Jones

1920

195

The scandal of the poor law

C M Lloyd

1920

196

The root of labour unrest : an address to employers and managers

Sidney Webb

1920

197

The International Labour Organisation of the League of Nations

William Stephen Sanders

1921

198

Some problems of education

Barbara Drake

1922

199

William Lovett, 1800-1877

Mrs L Barbara Hammond

1922

200

The state in the new social order

Harold J Laski, (and note by Edward R Pease)

1922

201

International co-operative trade

Leonard Woolf

1922

202

The constitutional problems of a co-operative society

Sidney Webb

1923

203

The need for federal reorganisation in the co-operative movement

Sidney Webb

1923

204

The position of employees in the co-operative movement

Lilian Harris

1923

205

Co-operative education

Lilian A Dawson

1923

206

The co-operator in politics

Alfred Barnes

1923

207

The Labour Party on the threshold

Sidney Webb

1923

208

Environment and health

Charles P Childe

1924

209

Compulsory voting : what it is and how it works

William A Robson

1924

210

The position of parties and the right of dissolution

Harold J Laski

1924

211

The case against proportional representation

Herman Finer

1924

212

Germany and the League of Nations

Hermann Kantorowicz

1924

213

The problem of a second chamber

Harold J Laski

1925

214

The district auditor : an old menace in a new guise

William A Robson

1925

215

William Cobbett

G D H Cole

1925

216

Socialism and freedom

Harold J Laski

1925

217

Thomas Paine

Kingsley Martin

1925

218

The county council : what it is and what it does

H Samuels

1925

219

Socialism and the standardised life

William A Robson

1926

220

Seditious offences

E J C Neep, with an introductory note by Harold J Laski

1926

221

Jeremy Bentham

Victor Cohen

1927

222

The Trade Disputes and Trade Unions Bill : an analysis and commentary

William A Robson

1927

223

The British Cabinet : a study of its personnel, 1801-1924

Harold J Laski

1928

224

Public ownership : points from prospectuses

A Emil Davies

1928

225

Education committees : their powers and duties

H Samuels

1928

226

The League of Nations

George Bernard Shaw

1929

227

Labour's foreign policy : what has been and what might be

Helena Maria Lucy Swanwick

1929

228

Agriculture and the Labour Party

G T Garratt

1929

229

National finance

Frederick William Pethick-Lawrence

1929

230

Imperial trusteeship

Sydney Olivier

1929

231

The local Government Act, 1929 - how to make the best of it

Sidney Webb

1929

232

The personnel of the British Foreign Office and diplomatic service, 1851-1929

Robert T Nightingale

1930

233

Socialism : principles and outlook .... and Fabianism

George Bernard Shaw

1930

234

A social philosophy for Fabians

Robert Fraser, (with an introductory note by Harold J Laski)

1930

235

The limitations of the expert

Harold J Laski

1931

236

A new Reform Bill

Beatrice Webb

1931

237

What happened in 1931 : a record

Sidney Webb

1932

238

Some essentials of socialist propaganda : a tract for the times

G D H Cole

1932

239

Currency, credit and the unemployment crisis

Gilbert Slater

1932

240

Starvation in the midst of plenty : a new plan for the state feeding of school children

Barbara Drake

1933

241

A national physiological minimum

Somerville Hastings

1934

242

Housing principles

Ivor Thomas

1935

243

The London County Council, 1889-1937 : a historical sketch

A Emil Davies

1937

244

Freedom in our time

Olive Cruchley, Ivan Cruchley

1937

245

Indian federation

Bool Chand

1938

246

Our ageing population

A Emil Davies

1938

247

The war on the home front

G D H Cole

[1939]

248

Democracy for India

H N Brailsford

1939

* 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.