Author Information At the Circulating Library

Author: Samuel Bracebridge Hemyng (1841–1901)

Biography: Author and writer for boys. Note: this is far from a definitive list of his titles, many being published anonymously and pseudonymously. See entry in Sutherland.

References: RLF; Sutherland

Titles:

  1. The Curate of Inveresk: A Clerical Biography.  1 vol.  London: James Blackwood, 1860.
  2. The Dark Cloud with the Silver Lining.  1 vol.  London: James Blackwood, 1861.
  3. Gaspar Trenchard: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: John Maxwell, 1864.
  4. Butler Burke at Eton.  1 vol.  London: John Maxwell, 1865.
  5. The Orange-Girl.  1 vol.  London: John Maxwell, 1865.
  6. Contesting the County, and Other Tales.  1 vol.  London: C. H. Clarke, 1868.
  7. Secrets of the Dead-Letter Office.  1 vol.  London: C. H. Clarke, 1868.
  8. On the Road: Tales Told by a Commercial Traveller.  1 vol.  London: Routledge, 1868.
  9. Secrets of the Turf: or, How I Won the Derby.  1 vol.  London: C. H. Clarke, 1868.
  10. Held in Thrall.  1 vol.  London: C. H. Clarke, 1869.
  11. The Favourite Scratched: or, The Spider and the Fly. A Story of the Day.  1 vol.  London: C. H. Clarke, 1870.
  12. The Man of the Period: or, The Girl He Loved and the Girl He Married.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1870.
  13. The Toilers of the Thames.  1 vol.  London: C. H. Clarke, 1870.
  14. The Season at Brighton: A Romance of Fashionable Life.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1870.
  15. Too Sharp by Half: or, The Man who made Millions.  1 vol.  London: C. H. Clarke, 1871.
  16. The Commune in London: or, Thirty Years Hence. A Chapter of Anticipated History.  1 vol.  London: C. H. Clarke, 1871.
  17. The Bondage of Brandon: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: John Maxwell, 1881.
  18. The Stockbroker's Wife, and Other Sensational Tales of the Stock Exchange.  1 vol.  London: John Maxwell, 1885.