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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 Besant, Walter, Sir, 1836-1901; Rice, James, 1843-1882
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3 v. ; 20 cm
19th Century Novels
by Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870
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"Household edition."
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
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"Third re-issue."
Topic: Turpin, Richard, 1706-1739
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 Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928
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2 v. : 22 cm
19th Century Novels
by Russell, William Clark, 1844-1911
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322 p. ; 20 cm
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
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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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 Fenn, George Manville, 1831-1909
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Wolff, R.L. 19th cent. fiction
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 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 Southey, Robert, 1774-1843; Warter, John Wood, 1806-1878
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Added t.-p., engraved, with vignette
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 Gissing, George, 1857-1903
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3 v. ; 19 cm
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
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 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
by Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn, 1810-1865
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2 v. ; 20 cm
19th Century Novels
by Thomas, Annie, 1838-1918
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3 v. ; 20 cm
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 Taylor, Meadows, 1808-1876
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3 v. ; 22 cm
Topic: Thugs
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 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 Carleton, William, 1794-1869; Brooke, William Henry, 1772-1860
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Wolff, R.L. 19th cent. fiction
Topic: Peasantry -- Ireland
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 Charlton, Mary, fl. 1794-1824
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2 v. 18 cm
19th Century Novels
by Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870; Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878, ill
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Illustrated by G. Cruikshank
19th Century Novels
by Austen, Jane, 1775-1817
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First ed. Cf. G. Keynes. Jane Austen
19th Century Novels
by Sterne, Laurence, 1713-1768; Saintsbury, George, 1845-1933
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3 v. ; 17 cm
19th Century Novels
by Isabell, John
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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
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 Fetherstonhaugh, Hon. Mrs. (Maria Georgiana Carleton), 1847-1918
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2 v. ; 19 cm
19th Century Novels
by Desart, William Ulick O'Connor Cuffe, Earl of, 1845-1898
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3 v. 20 cm
19th Century Novels
by Austen, Jane, 1775-1817
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First ed. Cf. G. Keynes. Jane Austen
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 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 Curwen, Henry, 1845-1892
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2 v. ; 19 cm
19th Century Novels
by Edgeworth, Maria, 1767-1849; Edgeworth, Richard Lovell, 1744-1817. Harry and Lucy; Hunter, Rowland, publisher; Wood, Charles, printer; Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy, publisher
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Harry and Lucy was started by Richard Lovell Edgeworth, the author's father
Topics: Children, Conduct of life, Brothers and sisters, Honesty, Laziness, Parent and child, Physical...
19th Century Novels
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2 v. : 22 cm
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
19th Century Novels
by Paton, A. A. (Andrew Archibald), 1811-1874
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3 v. 21 cm
19th Century Novels
by Curwen, Henry, 1845-1892
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2 v. ; 19 cm
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 Burdon, Hannah D
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3 v. ; 20 cm
19th Century Novels
by Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855
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Smith, W.E. Bronte sisters
Topics: Textile industry, Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815, Women
19th Century Novels
by Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928
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3 v. ; 20 cm
Summers, Gothic Bib., p. 438
19th Century Novels
by Kavanagh, Julia, 1824-1877
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3 vol
19th Century Novels
by Barrett, Frank, 1848-
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Wolff, R.L. 19th cent. fiction
19th Century Novels
by Gray, Maxwell, d. 1923
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3 v. ; 19 cm
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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 Carleton, William, 1794-1869; Brooke, William Henry, 1772-1860
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First edition
Topic: Peasantry
19th Century Novels
by Godwin, William, 1756-1836
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First edition
19th Century Novels
by Lewis, M. G. (Matthew Gregory), 1775-1818
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4 v. in 2 : 14 cm
19th Century Novels
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3 v. 21 cm
Topic: Goths
19th Century Novels
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3 v. : 17 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
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3 v. ; 20 cm
19th Century Novels
by Hunt, Leigh, 1784-1859; Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321; Tasso, Torquato, 1544-1595; Ariosto, Lodovico, 1474-1533; Pulci, Luigi, 1432-1484
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v. 1. Dante Alighieri.--v. 2. Tasso. Ariosto. Pulci
19th Century Novels
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3 v. ; 19 cm
19th Century Novels
by Besant, Sir, Walter; Rice, James, 1843-1882
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v. 1, pt. 1. From the supernatural: The case of Mr. Lucraft ; The mystery of Joe Morgan ; An old, old story ; Lady Kitty ; The old four-poster ; My own experience -- v. 2, pt. 2. From fairyland: Titania's farewell -- pt. 3. From fact: On the Goodwin ; Edelweis ; Love finds the way ; The deaht [sic] of Samuel Pickwick
19th Century Novels
by Taylor, Meadows, 1808-1876
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3 v
Topic: Chand Bibi, sultana, d. 1600
19th Century Novels
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With 29 pages of advertisements and press-notices for works published by T. Cautley Newby
19th Century Novels
by Barrett, Frank, 1848-
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Wolff, R.L. 19th cent. fiction
19th Century Novels
by Austen, Jane, 1775-1817; Ashburton, Alexander Baring, Baron, 1774-1848, former owner; Hohenzollern-Hechingen, Marie-Louise-Pauline, Fürstin von, 1782-1845, former owner
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Provenance of 2nd copy: from the library of Sir Geoffrey Keynes. - Bookplate of Alexander Baring & stamp 'Melchet Court, Romsey', around A enclosed in a crown
19th Century Novels
by Craik, Dinah Maria Mulock, 1826-1887
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3 v. ; 21 cm
19th Century Novels
by Walford, Lucy Bethia, 1845-1915
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3 vol. ; 19 cm
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19th Century Novels
by Walford, Lucy Bethia, 1845-1915
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A novel
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