A Database of Cheap Literature, 1837-1860

About the Publisher

Name:
Henry Lea (1815-1893)

Kirkpatrick, Robert J. “Henry LeaBear Alley (October 4, 2014)

Address:
22 Warwick-lane, Paternoster-row
Bought plates from:
George Peirce
Edmund James Appleyard
Editions:
Peckett Prest Esq. Schamyl; or, the wild woman of Circassia. An original historical romance.
London: Henry Lea, 1856. 52 nos. 420 p.
The Ocean Child; or, the wanderer of the deep. A tale of land and sea.
London: Lea. 104 nos. 832 p.
Hannah Maria Jones. Village Scandal; or, the gossip's tale. A picture of real life.
"Illustrated standard library". London: H. Lea. 430 p.
Thomas Peckett Prest. Grace Walton; or, the wanderers of the heath. An original domestic romance.
London: Henry Lea. 39 nos. 310 p.
The Forest Queen, Maid Marian. A story of Robin Hood, and his merry men, in Sherwood Forest.
London: Henry Lea. 30 nos. 248 p.
Miscellaneous Works Containing The commander of Malta, a maritime tale; Atar-Gull; or, The slave's revenge; Paula Monti.
"Roscoe's library edition". London: Henry Lea. 235 p.
The Wandering Jew.
"Roscoe's library edition". London: Henry Lea. 554 p.
Thomas Miller. Gideon Giles; the roper.
London: Henry Lea. 49 nos. 394 p.
J. F. Smith , Esq. Amy Lawrence, the freemason's daughter.
London: H. Lea, [c. 1860]. 35 nos. 274 p.
George W. M. Reynolds. Faust: a romance of the secret tribunals.
London: G. Vickers. Paris: A. and W. Galignani. 28 nos. 218 p.
The Miser of Shoreditch An Original Historical Legendary Romance of the Sixteenth Century.
London: , 1855. 302 p.
Mrs. Bennett. The Cottage Girl; or, the marriage day.
"Illustrated standard library". London: Henry Lea. 32 nos. 468 p.
William Hurton. The Doomed Ship; or, the wreck of the Arctic regions.
London: [Henry Lea], 1855. 182 p.
William Hurton. The Doomed Ship; or, the wreck of the Arctic regions.
London: Henry Lea, [1856]. 182 p.
Mysteries of the Old Castles of France, or secret intrigues of the Kings and Queens, Princes and Princesses, and other great personages of the times.
London: Henry Lea. 348 p.
Thomas Peckett Prest. Vice and its Victim: or, Phoebe, the peasant's daughter. A romantic tale of real life.
London: Henry Lea. 72 nos. 574 p.
Hannah Maria Jones. The Gipsey Chief; or, the haunted oak. A tale of mystery and crime.
"Illustrated standard library". London: H. Lea. 31 nos. 485 p.
The Broken Heart; or, the village bridal.
London: Henry Lea. 49 nos. 396 p.
Jane Shore; or, the goldsmith's wife.
London: Henry Lea. 46 nos. 362 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: [Henry Lea]. 407 p.
Old London Bridge, a romance of the sixteenth century.
London: Henry Lea. 52 nos. 407 p.
The Haunted Woman; or, passion and perseverance. A tale of startling interest.
London: H. Lea. 20 nos. 158 p.
Paul de Kock. The Barber of Paris.
London: Henry Lea. 11 nos. 174 p.
Mary Bennett. The Cottage Girl, or, the marriage day.
London: Henry Lea, [c. 1860]. 24 nos. 382 p.
The Sepoy's Daughter: a true tale of the Indian War.
London: Henry Lea, [c. 1860]. 109 nos. 870 p.
The Slave Mother. A tale of startling interest.
London: Lea. 40 nos. 318 p.
Quadroona; or, the slave mother.
London: Lea. 318 p.
Colonel Jack; or, the life of a highwayman. A historical romance of George the Second.
London: H. Lea. 104 nos. 830 p.
Old Bartholomew Fair: an historical tale of the reign of George the Third.
London: Lea. 12 nos. 94 p.
A Woman's Secret.
London: [ Lea].
Selina Bunbury. Coombe Abbey: an historical tale of the reign of James the First.
London: Henry Lea. 37 nos. 586 p.
Mrs. Catherine G. Ward. The Forest Girl; or, the mountain hut.
"Illustrated standard edition". London: Henry Lea. 598 p.
The Complete Works of Shakespeare; revised from the original text with introductory remarks and copious notes, critical, general, and explanatory. Vol. 1.
London: Henry Lea. 674 p.
The Complete Works of Shakespeare; revised from the original text with introductory remarks and copious notes, critical, general, and explanatory. Vol. 2.
London: Henry Lea. 636 p.
Charles Whitehead. Richard Savage. A romance of real life.
London: Henry Lea. 28 nos. 435 p.
Hannah Maria Jones. The Adventures of a Gentleman in Search of a Wife.
London: Lea. 198 p.
The Farmer of Inglewood Forest.
London: Henry Lea. 48 nos. 384 p.
The Life and Adventures of Valentine Vox, the ventriloquist.
London: H. Lea. 620 p.
Alfred: or, the adventures of a French gentleman.
London: Henry Lea. 30 nos. 237 p.
Adventures of Don Quixote de la Mancha. Vol. 1.
London: Henry Lea. 440 p.
Utopia: an early picture of life at the South.
London: Henry Lea. 222 p.
Alexandre Dumas. The Watchmaker.
London: Henry Lea. 13 nos. 206 p.
the "Old Sailor" (pseud.). Jem Bunt: a tale of the land and the ocean.
London: Henry Lea. 272 p.
Pickwick Abroad; or, the tour in France.
London: Henry Lea, 1857. 78 nos. 614 p.