At the Circulating Library Author Information: Alfred Butler

Author: Alfred Butler (born 1816)

Biography: In 1839, Alfred Butler of Loughborough married Hannah Peach, the eldest daughter of Benoni Peach of Gloucester. Butler dedicated his second novel is his mother-in-law. His life cannot be traced.

References: British Census (1841); Coventry Herald (13 December 1839)

Fiction Titles:

  1. Elphinstone.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1841.
  2. Midsummer Eve: A Tale.  3 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley, 1842.
  3. The Herberts.  3 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley, 1842.