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Robert R. Bell. The Philadelphia Lawyer: A History, 1735-1945. Susquehanna University Press. 1992. 325pp.

Maxwell Struthers Burt. Philadelphia: Holy Experiment. Doubleday, Doran. 1945. 396pp.

Nathaniel Burt. The Perennial Philadelphians: The Anatomy of an American Aristocracy. University of Pennsylvania Press. 1999. 625pp.

Dennis Clark. The Irish in Philadelphia: Ten Generations of Urban Experience. Temple University Press. 1982. 264pp.

Allen F. Davis; Mark H. Haller (editors). The Peoples of Philadelphia: A History of Ethnic Groups and Lower-class Life, 1790-1940. University of Pennsylvania Press. 1998. 303pp.

Murray Friedman (editor). Philadelphia Jewish Life, 1940-2000. Temple University Press. 2003. 282pp.

Catherine E. Hutchins. Shaping a National Culture: The Philadelphia Experience, 1750-1800. Winterthur Museum. 1994.

John A. Jackson. A House on Fire: The Rise and Fall of Philadelphia Soul. Oxford University Press. 2004. 338pp.

Richard N. Juliani. Building Little Italy: Philadelphia's Italians Before Mass Migration. Penn State Press. 1998. 398pp.

Daniel Kilbride. An American Aristocracy: Southern Planters in Antebellum Philadelphia. University of South Carolina Press. 2006. 216pp.

James Weston Livingood. The Philadelphia-Baltimore Trade Rivalry, 1780-1860. Ayer Publishing. 1970. 195pp.

Stefano Luconi. From Paesani to White Ethnics: The Italian Experience in Philadelphia. SUNY Press. 2001. 264pp.

Clare A. Lyons. Sex Among the Rabble: An Intimate History of Gender & Power in the Age of Revolution, Philadelphia, 1730-1830. UNC Press. 2006. 420pp.

Richard G. Miller. Philadelphia: The Federalist City: A Study of Urban Politics, 1789-1801. Kennikat Press. 1976. 192pp.

John A. Saunders. 100 Years After Emancipation: History of the Philadelphia Negro, 1787 to 1963. Free African Society. 1964. 225pp.

Marc Stein. City of Sisterly and Brotherly Loves: Lesbian and Gay Philadelphia, 1945-1972. University of Chicago Press. 2000. 457pp.

Sam Bass Warner. The Private City: Philadelphia in Three Periods of Its Growth. University of Pennsylvania Press. 1987. 256pp.

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