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Sources for this article

Life of Wm Allen with selections from his correspondence, Vol II, Philadelphia, 1847

Max Beer: A History of British Socialism, London, 2 vols 1919-20

Robert Chambers: A Biographical Dictionary of Eminent Scotsmen, Glasgow, Edinburgh and London, Blackie and Son, 1855 (entry for David Dale in Supplement)

Margaret Cole: Robert Owen of New Lanark, London, Batchworth Press, 1953

Ian L.Donnachie and George Hewitt: Historic New Lanark, Edinburgh, Edinburgh University Press, 1993

C.R. Edson: 'Communism - Communistic Societies', xxii and xxiii (Bereans and Rappites) in Manufacturer and Builder, Volume 24, issue 10, October 1892 and ibid, issue 11, November 1892

— 'Communism - Owenites', xxvii and xxviii in Manufacturer and Builder, Volume 25, issue 3, March 1893 and ibid, issue 4, April 1893

Alexander Herzen: My Past and Thoughts, Berkeley, University of California, 1982 

Briony Hudson: 'William Allen' in The Pharmaceutical Journal, Vol 378, 24th March, 2007

George B. Lockwood and W.T.Harris: New Harmony Movement, New York (D.Appletoin & Co), 1905

Debbie Matthews (ed): America Lane: In the footsteps of William Allen, Haywards Heath, 2001

Robert Dale Owen: 'A Chapter of Autobiography - Robert Owen at New Lanark', The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 31, issue 185, Boston, March1873, pp.311-321

— 'A Chapter of Autobiography - The Social Experiment at New Harmony', The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 32, issue 190, Boston, August 1873, pp.224-236

— 'A Chapter of Autobiography - My Experience of Community Life', The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 32, Issue 191, Boston, September 1873, pp. 336-348

Robert Owen: The Life of Robert Owen Written by Himself, London, E. Wilson, 1857-1858

A New View of Society, Or, Essays on the Principle of the Formation of the Human Character, and the Application of the Principle to Practice, London 1813 (Essays 1-2) and 1814 (Essays 3-4)