At the Circulating Library Genre Information: Historical Novel: Elizabethan

Description: The following novels are set in Tutor and Elizabethan times (the sixteenth century) or depict figures from Tutor and Elizabethan history.

  1. Robert Montgomery Bird.  Cortes: or, The Fall of Mexico.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1835.
  2. G. P. R. James.  One in a Thousand: or, The Days of Henry Quatre.  3 vol.  London: Longman, 1835.
  3. Peter Leicester.  Bosworth Field: or, The Fate of a Plantagenet. An Historical Tale.  3 vol.  London: James Cochrane, 1835.
  4. Marquis Massimo Tapparelli D'Azeglio.  Hector Fieramosca: or, The Challenge of Barletta: An Historical Tale.  1 vol.  London: Longman, 1835.
  5. Thomas Colley Grattan.  Agnes de Mansfeldt: A Historical Tale.  3 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley, 1835.
  6. Anonymous.  Stanly: A Tale of the Fifteenth Century.  3 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1835.
  7. Hon. Grantley F. Berkeley.  Berkeley Castle: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1836.
  8. Alexander Hamilton.  Edith of Glammis.  3 vol.  London: Smith, Elder, 1836.
  9. Hannah Dorothy Burdon.  Seymour of Sudley: or, The Last of the Franciscans.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1836.
  10. Dr. Arthur Mower.  Zulneida: A Tale of Sicily.  3 vol.  London: John Macrone, 1837.
  11. Robert Folkestone Williams.  Shakspeare and his Friends: or, "The Golden Age" of Merry England.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1838.
  12. G. P. R. James.  Henry of Guise: or, The States of Blois.  3 vol.  London: Longman, 1839.
  13. Hannah Dorothy Burdon.  The Friends of Fontainbleau.  3 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley, 1839.
  14. Wilhelm Hauff.  The Banished: A Swabian Historical Tale.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1839.
  15. Robert Folkestone Williams.  The Youth of Shakspeare.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1839.
  16. Daniel MacCarthy.  The Siege of Florence: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1840.
  17. Amelia Lane.  The Fortress: An Historical Tale of the Fifteenth Century.  3 vol.  London: Edward Bull, 1840.
  18. James Fenimore Cooper.  Mercedes of Castile: A Romance of the Days of Columbus.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1840.
  19. Catherine Charlotte Maberly.  Emily: or, The Countess of Rosendale. A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1840.
  20. Anonymous.  The Maiden Monarch: or, Island Queen.  2 vol.  London: R. Hastings, 1840.
  21. John Richard Digby Beste.  The Pope: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley, 1840.
  22. Thomas Miller.  Lady Jane Grey: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1840.
  23. G. P. R. James.  The Man at Arms: or, Henri de Cerons. A Romance.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1840.
  24. Edward Smallwood.  The Czar: A Romance of History.  3 vol.  : [None], 1840.
  25. Louisa Stuart Costello.  The Queen's Poisoner: Or, France in the Sixteenth Century. A Romance.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1841.
  26. George William Lovell.  The Trustee.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1841.
  27. G. P. R. James.  Corse de Léon: or, The Brigand. A Romance.  3 vol.  London: Longman, 1841.
  28. Emily Finch.  The Last Days of Mary Stuart: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. and W. Boone, 1841.
  29. Philipp W. G. A. Blumenhagen.  Eva von Troth: A Chronicle of the Sixteenth Century.  2 vol.  London: Joseph Thomas, 1841.
  30. Edmund Getty.  The Last King of Ulster: A Romance.  3 vol.  London: Madden, 1841.
  31. John Richard Digby Beste.  Isidora: or, The Adventures of a Neapolitan. A Novel, by an Old Author, in a New Walk.  3 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley, 1841.
  32. Hannah Dorothy Burdon.  The Pope and the Actor: An Historical Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1842.
  33. Katherine Thomson.  Anne Boleyn: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1842.
  34. Catherine Charlotte Maberly.  Melanthe: or, The Days of the Medici. A Tale of the Fifteenth Century.  3 vol.  London: John Mitchell, 1843.
  35. Barbara Hofland.  The King's Son: A Romance of English History.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1843.
  36. William Harrison Ainsworth.  Windsor Castle: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1843.
  37. Charles F. Ellerman.  The Amnesty: or, The Duke of Alba in Flanders. An Historical Novel of the Sixteenth Century.  2 vol.  London: Longman, 1843.
  38. Robert Shelton Mackenzie.  Titian: A Romance of Venice.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1843.
  39. Rosina Bulwer Lytton.  Bianca Cappello: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Edward Bull, 1843.
  40. Georg Wilhelm Heinrich Haering.  The Burgomaster of Berlin.  3 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley, 1843.
  41. Charles Whitehead.  The Earl of Essex: A Romance.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1843.
  42. Catherine Denoon Ponsonby.  The Border Wardens: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: John Mortimer, 1844.
  43. G. P. R. James.  Rose D'Albret: or, Troubled Times. A Romance.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1844.
  44. Katharine Colquhoun.  Maurice, the Elector of Saxony: An Historical Romance of the Sixteenth Century.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1844.
  45. G. P. R. James.  Gaston de Foix: A Romance of the Sixteenth Century.  3 vol.  London: John Mortimer, 1844.
  46. Ivan Ivanovich Lazhechnikov.  The Heretic.  3 vol.  Edinburgh: Blackwood, 1844.
  47. Barbara Hofland.  Hildebrand: or, The Days of Queen Elizabeth.  3 vol.  London: John Mortimer, 1844.
  48. Hannah Dorothy Burdon.  The Forester's Daughter: A Tale of the Reformation.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1844.
  49. Johann Ludwig Tieck.  The Roman Matron: or, Vittoria Accorombona. A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1845.
  50. Rose Ellen Hendriks.  The Astrologer's Daughter: An Historical Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1845.
  51. Jane Louisa Willyams.  Chillon: or, Protestants of the Sixteenth Century. An Historical Tale.  2 vol.  London: Hatchard, 1845.
  52. Anonymous.  The Prince of Orange: A Tale of the Dutch Protestant Revolution.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1845.
  53. McGauran.  The Blacksmith's Daughter: A Historical Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1845.
  54. Emma Robinson.  Caesar Borgia: A Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1846.
  55. Anonymous.  The Tudor Sisters: A Story of National Sacrilege.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1846.
  56. McGauran.  The Will: or, The Half-Brothers: A Romance.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1846.
  57. Elizabeth Daniel.  The Cardinal's Daughter: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1847.
  58. Ann Rolfe.  The Oath of Allegiance: A Tale of the Times of Philip the Second.  2 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley, 1847.
  59. John Palgrave Simpson.  The Lily of Paris: or, The King's Nurse.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1848.
  60. William Harrison Ainsworth.  The Lancashire Witches: A Romance of Pendle Forest.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1848.
  61. Capt. Henry Curling.  Shakspere: The Poet, the Lover, the Actor, the Man. A Romance.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1848.
  62. Emma Robinson.  The Maid of Orleans: A Romantic Chronicle.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1849.
  63. G. P. R. James.  Dark Scenes of History.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1849.
  64. Emma Robinson.  Owen Tudor: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1849.
  65. G. P. R. James.  The Woodman: A Romance of the Times of Richard III.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1849.
  66. William Henry Ireland.  Rizzio: or, Scenes in Europe.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1849.
  67. Thomas Cooper.  Captain Cobler: or, The Lincolnshire Rebellion. An Historical Romance of the Reign of Henry VIII.  1 vol.  London: J. Watson, 1850.
  68. Emma Robinson.  The Armourer's Daughter: or, The Border Riders.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1850.
  69. Archibald Boyd.  The Duchess: or, Woman's Love and Woman's Hate.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1850.
  70. Rev. Richard Cobbold.  Freston Tower: or, The Early Days of Cardinal Wolsey.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1850.
  71. James Grant.  Bothwell: or, The Days of Mary, Queen of Scots.  3 vol.  London: Parry, 1851.
  72. Pierce Egan.  The London Apprentice and the Goldsmith's Daughter of West Chepe: or, The Evil May-Day. A Story of the Times of Bluff King Hal.  3 vol.  London: W. S. Johnson, 1852.
  73. Frances Georgiana Herbert.  A Legend of Pembroke Castle, and Other Tales.  2 vol.  London: Bentley, 1853.
  74. Joseph Sortain.  Count Arensberg: or, The Days of Martin Luther.  2 vol.  London: Longman, 1853.
  75. Marquis Massimo Tapparelli D'Azeglio.  The Maid of Florence: or, Niccolo de' Lapi.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1853.
  76. Capt. Henry Curling.  The Forest Youth: or, Shakspere as he Lived.  1 vol.  London: Eli Charles Eginton, 1853.
  77. James Grant.  Jane Seton: or, The King's Advocate. A Scottish Historical Romance.  2 vol.  London: Routledge, 1853.
  78. G. P. R. James.  Agnes Sorel: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1853.
  79. Charles Bernard Gibson.  The Last Earl of Desmond: A Historical Romane of 1599-1603.  2 vol.  London: Hodges and Smith, 1854.
  80. Margaret Oliphant.  Magdalen Hepburn: A Story of the Scottish Reformation.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett, 1854.
  81. Emma Robinson.  Westminster Abbey: or, The Days of the Reformation.  3 vol.  London: John Mortimer, 1854.
  82. Anonymous.  Dona Bianca of Navarre: A Romance.  3 vol.  London: Bosworth, 1854.
  83. Elizabeth M. Stewart.  The Rival Roses: A Romance of English History.  3 vol.  London: C. J. Skeet, 1855.
  84. Charles Kingsley.  Westward Ho!.  3 vol.  London: Macmillan, 1855.
  85. Archibald Boyd.  The Crown Ward.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1856.
  86. Anonymous.  The Noble Traytour: A Chronicle of Thomas of Swarraton.  3 vol.  London: Smith, Elder, 1857.
  87. Thomas Doubleday.  The Eve of St. Mark: A Romance of Venice.  2 vol.  London: Smith, Elder, 1857.
  88. D'Aubigné White.  Madaron: or, The Artisan of Nismes. An Historical Romance of the Sixteenth Century.  3 vol.  London: Cash, 1857.
  89. G. P. R. James.  Leonora D'Orco: A Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1857.
  90. Mrs. Ogden Meeker.  Alice Sherwin: A Historical Tale.  1 vol.  London: James Burns, 1857.
  91. Frances Maria Wilbraham.  For and Against: or, Queen Margaret's Badge. A Domestic Chronicle of the Fifteenth Century.  2 vol.  London: John W. Parker, 1858.
  92. Selina Bunbury.  Sir Guy D'Esterre: A Novel.  2 vol.  London: Routledge, 1858.
  93. L. M. Spooner.  Gladys of Harlech: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: C. J. Skeet, 1858.
  94. Charles Cuyler Anderson.  Harold Leicester: or, The Latter Days of Henry VII. An Historical Romance.  2 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1858.
  95. William Harrison Ainsworth.  The Constable of the Tower: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1861.
  96. Sophia Kelly.  The Anchoret of Montserrat: A Tale.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1861.
  97. Luise Mühlbach.  Katherine Parr: or, The Court of Henry VIII.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1862.
  98. George John Whyte-Melville.  The Queen's Maries: A Romance of Holyrood.  2 vol.  London: John W. Parker, 1862.
  99. William Harrison Ainsworth.  Cardinal Pole: or, The Days of Philip and Mary. An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1863.
  100. George Eliot.  Romola.  3 vol.  London: Smith, Elder, 1863.
  101. William Brewer.  Beatrice Sforza: or, The Progress of Truth.  3 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1863.
  102. Elizabeth Rundle Charles.  Chronicles of the Schönberg-Cotta Family.  1 vol.  Edinburgh: Nelson and Sons, 1864.
  103. Walter Stephens.  Blackfriars: or, The Monks of Old. A Romantic Chronicle.  3 vol.  London: Longman, 1864.
  104. Capt. Henry Curling.  Geraldine Maynard: or, The Abduction. A Tale of the Days of Shakespeare.  3 vol.  London: C. J. Skeet, 1864.
  105. Mrs. Ogden Meeker.  Fortune's Football: A Historical Tale.  4 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1864.
  106. Mrs. George Haly.  Blanche of Montacute: A Tale.  2 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1865.
  107. Lady Georgiana Fullerton.  Constance Sherwood: An Autobiography of the Sixteenth Century.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1865.
  108. William Henry Giles Kingston.  Antony Waymouth: or, The Gentlemen Adventurers. A Chronicle of the Sea.  1 vol.  London: Frederick Warne, 1865.
  109. Cecilia Mary Caddell.  Wild Times: A Tale of the Days of Queen Elizabeth.  3 vol.  London: John Murray, 1865.
  110. William Harrison Ainsworth.  The Constable de Bourbon.  3 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1866.
  111. William Francis Collier.  Marjorie Dudingstoune: A Tale of Old St. Andrews.  2 vol.  London: W. P. Nimmo, 1867.
  112. William Henry Giles Kingston.  Three Hundred Years Ago: or, The Martyr of Brentwood.  1 vol.  London: Partridge, 1868.
  113. Jacob B. de Liefde.  The Beggars (Les Gueux): or, The Founders of teh Dutch Republic. A Tale.  1 vol.  London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1868.
  114. William Henry Giles Kingston.  Count Ulrich von Lindburg: A Tale of the Reformation in Germany.  1 vol.  London: Partridge, 1868.
  115. William Henry Giles Kingston.  The Last Look: A Tale of the Spanish Inquisition.  1 vol.  London: Partridge, 1869.
  116. William Gilbert.  The Inquisitor: or, The Struggle in Ferrara. An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Tinsley Brothers, 1870.
  117. Jacob B. de Liefde.  Walter's Escape: or, The Capture of Breda.  1 vol.  London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1870.
  118. William Henry Giles Kingston.  The Royal Merchant: or, Events in the Days of Sir Thomas Gresham.  1 vol.  London: Partridge, 1870.
  119. Deborah Alcock.  The Days of Knox: A Tale of the Sixteenth Century.  1 vol.  Edinburgh: Nelson and Sons, 1871.
  120. Deborah Alcock.  The Spanish Brothers: A Tale of the Sixteenth Century.  1 vol.  Edinburgh: Nelson and Sons, 1871.
  121. Joyce Emmerson Preston Muddock.  Grace O'Malley: An Irish Historical Romance.  1 vol.  London: James Henderson, 1873.
  122. Gabriel H. Harwood.  Casque and Cowl: A Tale of the French Reformation.  1 vol.  London: Tinsley Brothers, 1875.
  123. William Henry Giles Kingston.  The Lily of Leyden.  1 vol.  London: S.P.C.K., 1880.
  124. Deborah Alcock.  The Roman Students: or, On the Wings of the Morning. A Tale of the Renaissance.  1 vol.  London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1883.
  125. Constance E. Plumptre.  Giordano Bruno: A Tale of the Sixteenth Century.  2 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1884.
  126. William Henry Giles Kingston.  Villegagnon: A Tale of the Huguenot Persecution.  1 vol.  London: Sunday School Union, 1886.
  127. Sir Julian Stafford Corbett.  For God and Gold.  1 vol.  London: Macmillan, 1887.
  128. Walter Stanhope.  The Maid and the Monk: A Romantic Chronicle.  3 vol.  London: Sampson Low, 1887.
  129. Talbot Baines Reed.  Sir Ludar: A Story of the Days of the Great Queen Bess.  1 vol.  London: Sampson Low, 1889.
  130. Deborah Alcock.  Crushed yet Conquering: A Story of Constance adn Bohemia.  1 vol.  London: R.T.S., 1891.
  131. Robert Leighton.  In the Grip of the Algerine: A Historical Tale of the Mediterranean being the Personal Narrative of Sir Lester Willoughby, Knight.  1 vol.  London: Sunday School Union, 1893.
  132. Walter Raymond.  In the Smoke of War: A Story of Civil Strife.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1895.
  133. John Buchan.  Sir Quixote of the Moors: Being Some Accounts of an Episode in the Life of the Sieur de Rohaine.  1 vol.  London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1895.
  134. R. D. Chetwode.  The Lord of Lowedale: A Chronicle of the Sixteenth Century.  1 vol.  London: Jarrold and Son, 1896.
  135. Richard Patrick Boyle Davey.  Wetherleigh: A Romance of Hampton Court.  1 vol.  London: The Roxburghe Press, 1897.
  136. Sabine Baring-Gould.  Guavas the Tinner.  1 vol.  London: Methuen, 1897.
  137. Georg Moritz Ebers.  Barbara Blomberg: An Historical Romance.  2 vol.  London: Sampson Low, 1897.
  138. R. D. Chetwode.  John Strathbourne: A Romance of the Days of Francis I.  1 vol.  London: C. Arthur Pearson, 1897.
  139. Deborah Alcock.  Doctor Adrian: A Story of Old Holland.  1 vol.  London: R.T.S., 1897.
  140. M. P. Shiel.  Cold Steel.  1 vol.  London: Grant Richards, 1899.