A Database of Cheap Literature, 1837-1860

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Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens

San Marino, California, United States

Periodical:
Parley's Penny Library (London).
Editions:
Will Watch: a tale of the coast. The narrative founded on fact, and characters drawn from life.
London: W. M. Clark. 47 nos. 380 p.
"Bos" (pseud.) (ed.). The Post-Humurous (sic) Notes of the Pickwickian Club. Vol. 1.
London: [E. Lloyd]. 432 p.
"Bos" (pseud.) (ed.). The Post-Humourous Notes of the Pickwickian Club. Vol. 1.
London: E. Lloyd. 54 nos. 432 p.
"Bos" (pseud.) (ed.). The Post-Humurous (sic) Notes of the Pickwickian Club. Vol. 2.
London: E. Lloyd. 58 nos. 452 p.
Ernestine de Lacy; or, the robber's foundling. An old English romance.
London: E. Lloyd, 1854. 25 nos. 196 p.
The Life and Adventures of Oliver Twiss, the workhouse boy.
London: E. Lloyd, [1839]. 80 nos. 631 p.
Poz (pseud.). Posthumous Papers of the Wonderful Discovery Club, formerly of Camden Town, established by Sir Peter Patron.
London: William Mark Clark. 12 nos. 90 p.
Susan Hoply; or, the trials and viscissitudes of a servant girl. A tale of deep interest.
London: E. Lloyd, [1842]. 56 nos. 444 p.
The Black Monk; or, the secret of the grey turret. A romance.
London: E. Lloyd, [1851]. 39 nos. 308 p.
The Bottle; or, the first step to crime. A romance.
London: E. Lloyd, [c. 1848]. 12 nos. 94 p.
B. Barker , esq. The Commodore's Daughter.
London: E. Lloyd, [1847]. 9 nos. 68 p.
Mazeppa; or, the wild horse of the Ukraine. A romance.
London: E. Lloyd, 1850. 110 nos. 878 p.
T. Frost , esq. The Corsican Brothers; or, the fatal duel.
London: Purkess, [1852]. 39 nos. 308 p.
Thomas Archer , Esq. Roderick Dhu, Clan-Alpine's Chief; or, the Scottish outlaw. A romance.
London: Hextall and Wall, 1843. 32 nos. 476 p.
Eugene Sue. The Female Bluebeard: or The Adventurer.
London: W. Strange, 1845. 20 nos. 306 p.
Gabriel Alexander. Lilias, the milliner's apprentice.
London: John Dicks, 1854. 52 nos. 412 p.
The Orphan Sisters, or, the lover's secret.
London: John Lofts. 43 nos. 337 p.
Henry Cockton , Esq. The Love Match.
London: W. M. Clark, 1845. 12 nos. 373 p.
The Steward: a romance of real life.
London: W. M. Clark, 1850. 24 nos. 380 p.
Renton Nicholson. Dombey and Daughter: a moral fiction.
London: Thomas Farris. 12 nos. 94 p.
the old sailor (pseud.). Jem Bunt a tale of the Land and the Ocean.
London: [Henry Lea]. 312 p.
Hannah Maria Jones. The Pride of the Village; or, the farmer's daughters.
"Illustrated standard library". London: H. Lea. 51 nos. 401 p.
Old London Bridge, a romance of the sixteenth century.
London: Willoughby & Co. 52 nos. 407 p.
Old London Bridge, a romance of the sixteenth century.
London: Henry Lea. 52 nos. 407 p.
Charles W. Manby. Tom Racquet, and his three maiden aunts: with a word or two about the "Whittleburys".
London: Willoughby & Co. 34 nos. 264 p.
Colonel Jack; or, the life of a highwayman. A historical romance of George the Second.
London: H. Lea. 104 nos. 830 p.
Tales of all Nations; or, popular legends and romances.
London: W. Strange. 48 nos. 380 p.
A Voice from the Tomb! A dialogue between Nelson and Wellington, overheard at St. Paul's.
London: J. Pattie, [c. 1859]. 42 nos.
George W. M. Reynolds. The Seamstress; or, the white slave of England.
London: John Dicks, 1853. 17 nos. 134 p.
George W. M. Reynolds. Master Timothy's book-case; or the magic lanthorn of the world.
London: [James Gilbert], 1847. 24 nos. 373 p.
Mary Price; or, the memoirs of a servant-maid. Vol. 1.
London: , 1852. 414 p.
Mary Price; or, the memoirs of a servant-maid. Vol. 2.
London: , 1853. 414 p.
Joseph Wilmot; or, the memoirs of a man-servant. Vol. 1.
London: John Dicks, 1854. 52 nos. 415 p.
Joseph Wilmot; or, the memoirs of a man-servant. Vol. 2.
London: John Dicks, 1855. 52 nos. 413 p.
The Life and Adventures of Valentine Vox The Ventriloquist:.
London: Willoughby & Co. 620 p.
Alfred, or, the adventures of a French Gentleman.
London: Willoughby and Co, 1844. 237 p.