A Database of Cheap Literature, 1837-1860

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Library of Congress

Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Editions:
"Bos" (pseud.) (ed.). Pickwick in America! detailing all the remarkable adventures of taat (sic) illustrious individual and his learned companions, in the United States; extraordinary Jonathanisms, collected by Mr. Snodgrass, and the sayings, doings, and mems, of the facetious Sam Weller.
London: E. Lloyd. 44 nos. 350 p.
Prosper Chavigni and Letitia Laferti; or le chemin de traverse.
"Romancist and Novelist's Library". London: J. Clements, [c. 1842]. 22 nos. 172 p.
Pierce Egan the younger. Quintin Matsys, the blacksmith of Antwerp. A historical romance.
London: W. W. Barth. 63 nos. 497 p.
Pierce Egan. Wat Tyler.
London: [W. S. Johnson], 1851. 64 nos. 510 p.
Pierce Egan the younger. Paul Jones. Vol. 1.
London: F. Hextall, 1842. 340 p.
Pierce Egan the younger. Paul Jones. Vol. 2.
London: F. Hextall, 1842. 308 p.
The Life and Extraordinary Adventures of Vidocq; a singular and extraordinary narrative of adventures, as a convict and thief-taker during the epoch of the great French Revolution.
London: I. J. Chidley. 26 nos. 206 p.
Henry Cockton , Esq. The Love Match:.
London: W. M. Clark, 1847. 24 nos. 373 p.
Paul Eaton. Stuart Sharpe. A romance.
London: G. Berger, 1839. 5 nos. 78 p.
Old London Bridge, a romance of the sixteenth century.
London: Willoughby & Co. 52 nos. 407 p.
M. Victor Hugo. The King's Fool: or, le roi s'amuse.
"Romancist and Novelist's Library". London: J. Clements. 44 p.
Lucretia Borgia; a dramatic tale.
"Romancist and Novelist's Library". London: J. Clements, 1842. 39 p.
M. de Balzac. Mother and Daughter; or, la Marana.
"Romancist and Novelist's Library". London: J. Clements. 36 p.
The Three Rivals; or, Theodora, the Spanish widow.
"Romancist and Novelist's Library". London: J. Clements, [c. 1842]. 26 p.
The Negro's Revenge; or, Brulart, the black pirate.
"Romancist and Novelist's Library". London: J. Clements. 7 nos. 49 p.
The Enchanted Horse; or, Claramunda and Cleomades.
"Romancist and Novelist's Library". London: J. Clements. 10 p.
Martin's Annals of Crime; or new Newgate Calendar, and general record of tragic events, including Ancient and Modern Modes of Torture, &c.: comprehending a history of the most notorious murderes, traitors, highwaymen, pirates, burglars, pickpockets, adulterers, ravishers, decoyers, incendiaries, poachers, swindlers, and felons and rogures of every description:. Vol. 1.
London: William Mark Clark, 1837. 60 nos. 476 p.
Martin's Annals of Crime; or new Newgate Calendar, and general record of tragic events, including Ancient and Modern Modes of Torture, &c.: comprehending a history of the most notorious murderes, traitors, highwaymen, pirates, burglars, pickpockets, adulterers, ravishers, decoyers, incendiaries, poachers, swindlers, and felons and rogures of every description:. Vol. 2.
London: William Mark Clark, 1838. 48 nos. 380 p.
George W. M. Reynolds. The Loves of the Harem; a tale of Constantinople.
London: John Dicks, 1855. 42 nos. 333 p.
The Life and Adventures of Valentine Vox, the ventriloquist.
London: Willoughby & Co, 1848. 78 nos. 620 p.
The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte, from the best French and English authorities; shewing his elevation to the imperial dignity, his downfall, and death on the rock of Saint Helena; including original correspondence, and numerous anecdotes of his cotemporaries (sic).
London: M. Moore, 1839. 80 nos. 646 p.
Adventures of Don Quixote De La Mancha. Vol. 1.
London: Willoughby & Co, [c. 1852]. 55 nos. 440 p.
Adventures of Don Quixote De La Mancha. Vol. 2.
London: Willoughby & Co, [c. 1852]. 370 p.
The Vicar of Wakefield, a tale.
London: Willoughby & Co. 35 nos. 252 p.