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19th Century Novels

The "triple-decker" novel was a standard form of publishing for British fiction from the early 1800s until the 1890s. The market for this form of fiction was closely tied to commercial "circulating libraries," such as Mudie's and W. H. Smith. Unlike free public libraries, these circulating libraries charged patrons to borrow books, much like video rental stores do today. Publishing longer works of fiction was quite expensive, and by releasing them in multiple parts publishers capt...



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19th Century Novels
by Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848; Brontë, Anne, 1820-1849. Agnes Grey
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First edition. Wise Brontë II, 1
19th Century Novels
by Collins, Wilkie, 1824-1889
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Hubin, A.J. Crime fiction, 1749-1990
19th Century Novels
by Lamb, Caroline, Lady, 1785-1828
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Each vol. has added t.-p., engr
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19th Century Novels
by Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870
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"Household edition."
19th Century Novels
by Collins, Wilkie, 1824-1889
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First edition. Sadleir, 19th. cent. fiction, 598
Topics: Jewelry theft, Police, East Indians
19th Century Novels
by Howitt, William, 1792-1879
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3 v. ; 20 cm
19th Century Novels
by Conway, Hugh, 1847-1885
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v. 1. The secret of the Stradivarius. Fleurette. A cabinet secret. The bandsman's story. The Blatchford bequest. My first client.--v. 2. Our last walk. Miss River's revenge. The daughter of the stars. In on short year. The truth of it. A speculative spirit
19th Century Novels
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"Third re-issue."
Topic: Turpin, Richard, 1706-1739
19th Century Novels
by Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928
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2 v. : 22 cm
19th Century Novels
by Taylor, Meadows, 1808-1876
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3 v. ; 22 cm
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Topic: Thugs
19th Century Novels
by Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870; Browne, Hablot Knight, 1815-1882
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2 v. (962 p.) : 19 cm
Topics: Boys, Orphans, Young men, Child labor
19th Century Novels
by Le Fanu, Joseph Sheridan, 1814-1873
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v. 1. Green tea. The familiar. Mr. Justice Harbottle -- v. 2. The room in the Dragon Volant -- v. 3. The room in the Dragon Volant (conclusion). Carmilla
19th Century Novels
by Taylor, Meadows, 1808-1876
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3 v. ; 22 cm
Topic: Thugs
19th Century Novels
by Grant, James, 1822-1887
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Wolff, R.L. 19th cent. fiction
19th Century Novels
by Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870
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Includes May 1861 advertisements (32 p.) bound in at end of v. 3
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"Third re-issue."
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Topic: Turpin, Richard, 1706-1739
19th Century Novels
by Sterne, Laurence, 1713-1768; Saintsbury, George, 1845-1933
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3 v. ; 17 cm
19th Century Novels
by Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848; Brontë, Anne, 1820-1849. Agnes Grey
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First edition. Wise Brontë II, 1
19th Century Novels
by Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851
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3 v. 20 cm
19th Century Novels
by Eliot, George, 1819-1880
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"This edition is limited to 500 numbered copies of which this is no. 377."
19th Century Novels
by Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928
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2 v. : 22 cm
19th Century Novels
by De Quincey, Thomas, 1785-1859; Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832; Alexis, Willibald, 1798-1871; Alexis, Willibald, 1798-1871. Walladmor
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The German original was ficticiously attributed to Sir Walter Scott, but actually written by G.W.H. Häring (under the pseud. of Willibald Alexis). It was freely adapted into English by Thomas De Quincey, according to Green and NCBEL cited below
Topic: Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832
19th Century Novels
by Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870
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4 v. 19 cm
Topics: Inheritance and succession, Social classes, Poor families, Deception
19th Century Novels
by Burney, Fanny, 1752-1840; Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, publisher; Strahan and Preston, printer; Nickell, Lloyd Francis, 1884-1962, former owner. IU-R
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"Strahan and Preston, Printers-Street, London."--Vol. 1 half-title verso
Topic: France -- History -- Reign of Terror, 1793-1794 -- Fiction
19th Century Novels
by Tytler, Sarah, 1827-1914
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Wolff, R.L. 19th cent. fiction
19th Century Novels
by Le Fanu, Joseph Sheridan, 1814-1873
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v. 1. Green tea. The familiar. Mr. Justice Harbottle -- v. 2. The room in the Dragon Volant -- v. 3. The room in the Dragon Volant (conclusion). Carmilla
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Topic: Childs, Richard S. (Richard Spencer), b. 1882
19th Century Novels
by Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848; Brontë, Anne, 1820-1849. Agnes Grey
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First edition. Wise Brontë II, 1
19th Century Novels
by Lamb, Caroline, Lady, 1785-1828
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Each vol. has added t.-p., engr
19th Century Novels
by Trollope, Thomas Adolphus, 1810-1892
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First edition. -M. Sadleir, XIX century fiction, 1951, v. 1, no. 3277, p. 355
19th Century Novels
by Le Fanu, Joseph Sheridan, 1814-1873
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v. 1. Green tea. The familiar. Mr. Justice Harbottle -- v. 2. The room in the Dragon Volant -- v. 3. The room in the Dragon Volant (conclusion). Carmilla
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2 v. : 22 cm
19th Century Novels
by Southey, Robert, 1774-1843; Warter, John Wood, 1806-1878
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Added t.-p., engraved, with vignette
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3 v. ; 21 cm
19th Century Novels
by Maturin, Charles Robert, 1780-1824
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4 v. 18 x 11 cm
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Topic: Immortalism
19th Century Novels
by Rhodes, Henrietta
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Anonymous. By Henrietta Rhodes
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Fiction
19th Century Novels
by Stretton, Julia Cecilia, 1812-1878
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A novel
19th Century Novels
by Collins, Wilkie, 1824-1889
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Wolff, R.L. 19th cent. fiction
19th Century Novels
by Lytton, Edward Bulwer Lytton, Baron, 1803-1873
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Sequel: Alice
19th Century Novels
by Reynolds, George W. M. (George William MacArthur), 1814-1879
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2 v. in 1 : 24 cm
19th Century Novels
by Lewis, M. G. (Matthew Gregory), 1775-1818
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4 v. in 2 : 14 cm
19th Century Novels
by Thomas, Annie, 1838-1918
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3 v. ; 20 cm
19th Century Novels
by Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn, 1810-1865
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2 v. ; 20 cm
19th Century Novels
by Corelli, Marie, 1855-1924
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3 v. ; 19 cm
Topics: Supernatural, Elixir of life, Lilith (Semitic mythology)
19th Century Novels
by Disraeli, Benjamin, Earl of Beaconsfield, 1804-1881
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Sadleir, M. 19th cent. fiction
19th Century Novels
by Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928; Riviere & Son, binder. IU-R
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3 v. ; 20 cm
Topics: Triangles (Interpersonal relations), Man-woman relationships, Children of the rich, Children of...
19th Century Novels
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3 v. ; 19 cm
19th Century Novels
by Gissing, George, 1857-1903
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3 v. ; 19 cm
19th Century Novels
by Eliot, George, 1819-1880
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Michael Sadleir. XIX century fiction
Topics: Triangles (Interpersonal relations), Illegitimate children, Women clergy, Infanticide, Carpenters
19th Century Novels
by Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731
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2 v. 16 cm
19th Century Novels
by Opie, Amelia Alderson, 1769-1853
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2 v. ; 18 cm
19th Century Novels
by Goldsmith, Mary
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"Subscribers": p.165-66 in v.2
19th Century Novels
by Disraeli, Benjamin, Earl of Beaconsfield, 1804-1881
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PMM
Topics: Social classes, Poor families, Rich people, Landlord and tenant, Chartism, Political fiction, Love...
19th Century Novels
by Dowson, Ernest Christopher, 1867-1900; Moore, Arthur, b. 1866, jt. auth
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Bound in deep green cloth over boards; stamped in gold and black on cover, gold on spine, blind on rear cover; top edge tinted dark green and trimmed
19th Century Novels
by Lee, Holme, 1828-1900
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3 v. ; 20 cm
19th Century Novels
by Carleton, William, 1794-1869; Brooke, William Henry, 1772-1860
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First edition
Topic: Peasantry
19th Century Novels
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vi, 300 p. 19 cm
Topic: Great Britain -- History -- Wars of the Roses, 1455-1485 -- Fiction
19th Century Novels
by James, G. P. R. (George Payne Rainsford), 1801?-1860
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3 v
19th Century Novels
by Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832
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Copy 1 imperfect: v.1 lacks half title and fly title; v.2-3 lack half title
Topic: Rob Roy, 1671-1734
19th Century Novels
by Mathers, Helen, 1853-1920
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485 p. 19 cm
19th Century Novels
by Charlton, Mary, fl. 1794-1824
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2 v. 18 cm
19th Century Novels
by Trollope, Thomas Adolphus, 1810-1892
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2 v. in 1 ; 19 cm
19th Century Novels
by Wilkins, W. H. (William Henry), 1860-1905
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3 v. ; 20 cm
19th Century Novels
by Lamb, Caroline, Lady, 1785-1828
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Each vol. has added t.-p., engr
19th Century Novels
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3 v. ; 22 cm
19th Century Novels
by Barrie, J. M. (James Matthew), 1860-1937
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On verso of t.p.: Author's edition
19th Century Novels
by Romer, Isabella F. (Isabella Frances), d. 1852
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3 v. in 1 ; (12mo)
19th Century Novels
by Carleton, William, 1794-1869; Brooke, William Henry, 1772-1860
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3 v. : 17 cm
Topic: Peasantry
19th Century Novels
by Grey, Mrs. (Elizabeth Caroline), 1798-1869
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Attributed by Summers, A Gothic Bibliography, to Mrs. Elizabeth Caroline Grey
19th Century Novels
by Reynolds, George W. M. (George William MacArthur), 1814-1879; Corbould, Edward Henry, 1815-1905, ill
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2 v. : 25 cm
19th Century Novels
by Reynolds, George W. M. (George William MacArthur), 1814-1879
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Vols. 1-2, new edition
19th Century Novels
by Caine, Hall, Sir, 1853-1931
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3 v. ; 19 cm
19th Century Novels
by Roosevelt, Blanche, 1853-1898
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Vol. 3: 2nd ed
19th Century Novels
by Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870; Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878, ill
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Illustrated by G. Cruikshank