At the Circulating Library Genre Information: Historical Novel: 17th Century

Description: The following novels are set in the 17th century or depict figures from the seventeenth century.

  1. G. P. R. James.  Richelieu.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1829.
  2. Carl Spindler.  The Natural Son: A German Tale Descriptive of the Age of the Emperor Rudolph II.  3 vol.  London: John Mitchell, 1835.
  3. Anonymous.  Sir Arthur Wilmot: A Tale of the Seventeenth Century.  2 vol.  London: James Cochrane, 1835.
  4. Anonymous.  Granville Wykeham: An Historical Novel.  3 vol.  London: W. Sams, 1835.
  5. John Wright.  The Last of the Corbes: or, The Macmahons' Country: A Legend Connected with Irish History in 1641.  1 vol.  London: John Macrone, 1835.
  6. Isabella Steward.  The Mascarenhas: A Legend of Portuguese India.  3 vol.  London: Smith, Elder, 1836.
  7. Joseph Moyle Sherer.  The Broken Font: A Story of the Civil War.  2 vol.  London: Longman, 1836.
  8. William Harrison Ainsworth.  Crichton.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1837.
  9. William Alexander Caruthers.  The Cavaliers of Virginia: or, The Recluse of Jamestown. A Romance.  3 vol.  London: A. K. Newman, 1837.
  10. Anna Eliza Bray.  Trelawney of Trelawne: or, The Prophecy. A Legend of Cornwall.  3 vol.  London: Longman, 1837.
  11. Anonymous.  Kyd the Buccaneer.  3 vol.  London: A. K. Newman, 1839.
  12. John Pendleton Kennedy.  Rob of The Bowl: A Romance of the Days of Charles II.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1839.
  13. Paul de Kock.  The Barber of Paris: or, Moral Retribution.  3 vol.  London: Whittaker, 1839.
  14. Catherine Gore.  The Courtier of the Reign of Charles II, with Other Tales.  3 vol.  London: C. H. Clarke, 1839.
  15. Anonymous.  The Wizard of Windshaw: A Tale of the Seventeenth Century.  3 vol.  London: J. W. Southgate, 1839.
  16. Ellen Pickering.  The Prince and the Pedlar: or, The Siege of Bristol.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1839.
  17. G. P. R. James.  The Huguenot: A Tale of the French Protestants.  3 vol.  London: Longman, 1839.
  18. Mary Louisa Boyle.  The Forester: A Tale of 1688.  3 vol.  London: Longman, 1839.
  19. G. P. R. James.  The King's Highway.  3 vol.  London: Longman, 1840.
  20. Henry William Herbert.  Oliver Cromwell: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1840.
  21. Ellen Pickering.  The Secret Foe: An Historical Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. and W. Boone, 1841.
  22. William Harrison Ainsworth.  Old Saint Paul's: A Tale of the Plague and the Fire.  3 vol.  London: Hugh Cunningham, 1841.
  23. Rosina Bulwer Lytton.  The Prince-Duke and the Page: A Historical Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. and W. Boone, 1841.
  24. William Harrison Ainsworth.  Guy Fawkes: or, The Gunpowder Treason. An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1841.
  25. Daniel MacCarthy.  Massaniello: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1842.
  26. Edward Howard.  Sir Henry Morgan, Buccaneer.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1842.
  27. Emma Robinson.  Whitefriars: or, The Days of Charles the Second.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1843.
  28. Katherine Thomson.  Ragland Castle: A Tale of the Great Rebellion.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1843.
  29. Henry Krasinski.  The Poles in the Seventeenth Century: An Historical Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1843.
  30. Henry William Herbert.  Marmaduke Wyvil: or, The Maid's Revenge. An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1843.
  31. Louisa Stuart Costello.  Gabrielle: or, Pictures of a Reign. A Historical Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1843.
  32. James Kirke Paulding.  Konigsmarke, the Long Finne.  3 vol.  London: Whittaker, 1843.
  33. Anonymous.  The Pastor Chief: or, The Escape of the Vaudois. A Tale of the 17th Century.  3 vol.  London: Hugh Cunningham, 1843.
  34. John Elmes.  The Last of the O'Mahoneys: and Other Historical Tales of the English Settlers in Munster.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1843.
  35. Anna Eliza Bray.  Courtenay of Walreddon: A Romance of the West.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1844.
  36. John Henry Mancur.  The Palais Royal: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1844.
  37. G. P. R. James.  Arabella Stuart: A Romance from English History.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1844.
  38. Katherine Thomson.  The White Mask.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1844.
  39. Horace Smith.  Arthur Arundel: A Tale of the English Revolution.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1844.
  40. Francis Lloyd.  Hampton Court: or, The Prophecy Fulfilled: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1844.
  41. J. A. Cameron.  James of the Hill: A Tale of the Troubles in Scotland, A.D. 1630.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1844.
  42. Eugène Sue.  De Rohan: or, The Court Conspirator.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1845.
  43. G. P. R. James.  Arrah Neil: or, Times of Old.  3 vol.  London: Smith, Elder, 1845.
  44. Johann Ludwig Tieck.  The Rebellion in the Cevennes: A Historical Novel.  2 vol.  London: David Nutt, 1845.
  45. Emma Robinson.  Whitehall: or, The Days of Charles I.  3 vol.  London: John Mortimer, 1845.
  46. Elizabeth Murphy.  The Levite: or, Scenes 200 Years Ago.  3 vol.  London: John Ollivier, 1845.
  47. Frederick Chamier.  Count Königsmark: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1845.
  48. Alessandro Manzoni.  The Betrothed Lovers: A Milanese Story of the Seventeenth Century.  3 vol.  London: Longman, 1845.
  49. Robert Folkestone Williams.  Sir Roger de Coverley: A Tale of the Court of Charles the Second.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1846.
  50. Joseph Thomas James Hewlett.  Dunster Castle: An Historical Romance of the Great Rebellion.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1846.
  51. William Peake.  Court Intrigues: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1846.
  52. G. P. R. James.  Heidelberg: A Romance.  3 vol.  London: Smith, Elder, 1846.
  53. Louis Alexis Chamerovzow.  The Embassy: or, The Key to a Mystery. An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1846.
  54. Anonymous.  Cromwell in Ireland: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1847.
  55. Frederick Marryat.  The Children of the New Forest.  2 vol.  London: Henry Hurst, 1847.
  56. G. P. R. James.  Russell: A Tale of the Reign of Charles II.  3 vol.  London: Smith, Elder, 1847.
  57. Eugene Scribe.  The Victim of the Jesuits: or, Piquillo Alliaga. A Romance.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1848.
  58. William Harrison Ainsworth.  James the Second: or, The Revolution of 1688. An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1848.
  59. Isaac Butt.  The Gap of Barnesmore: A Tale of Irish Highlands, and the Revolution of 1688.  3 vol.  London: Smith, Elder, 1848.
  60. Johann Wilhelm Meinhold.  Sidonia, the Sorceress.  2 vol.  London: Simms and M'Intyre, 1849.
  61. Eliot Warburton.  Memoirs of Prince Rupert and the Cavaliers.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1849.
  62. Anne Manning.  The Maiden and Married Life of Mary Powell, afterwards Mistress Milton.  1 vol.  London: Arthur Hall, 1849.
  63. Eliot Warburton.  Reginald Hastings: or, A Tale of the Troubles of 164-.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1850.
  64. BTAO "The Miser's Secret".  The Miser's Secret: or, The Days of James I.  3 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley, 1850.
  65. James Grant.  The Scottish Cavalier: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1850.
  66. Angus Bethune Reach.  Leonard Lindsay: or, The Story of a Buccaneer.  2 vol.  London: David Bogue, 1850.
  67. Elizabeth M. Stewart.  Royalists and Roundheads: or, The Days of Charles I.  3 vol.  London: Shoberl, 1850.
  68. Samuel Douglas Smyth Huyghue.  The Nomades of the West: or, Ellen Clayton.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1850.
  69. G. P. R. James.  The Fate: A Tale of Stirring Times.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1851.
  70. Ellen Walker.  The Confessor: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1851.
  71. Eliot Warburton.  Darien: or, The Merchant Prince. A Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1852.
  72. Anonymous.  Ruth Garnet: A Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1852.
  73. Laura Jewry.  The Tide of Life: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1852.
  74. Anonymous.  The Royalist and the Republican: A Story of the Kentish Insurrection.  3 vol.  London: Smith, Elder, 1852.
  75. Rosina Bulwer Lytton.  The School for Husbands: or, Molière's Life and Times.  3 vol.  London: Skeet, 1852.
  76. G. P. R. James.  Revenge: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1852.
  77. Capt. Henry Curling.  The Hall of Chavenlay: A Winter's Tale of 1649.  1 vol.  London: W. N. Wright, 1852.
  78. William Harrison Ainsworth.  The Star-Chamber: An Historical Romance.  2 vol.  London: Routledge, 1854.
  79. James Grant.  Philip Rollo: or, The Scottish Musketeers.  2 vol.  London: Routledge, 1854.
  80. Francis Claudius Armstrong.  The Warhawk: A Tale of the Sea.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1855.
  81. Charles Edward Stewart.  Oliver Cromwell: A Tale of the Civil War.  2 vol.  London: Smith, Elder, 1856.
  82. Thomas Litchfield.  The Coldstreams and the Musqueteers: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1856.
  83. Vane Ireton St. John.  St. Eustace: or, The Hundred-and-One. A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1857.
  84. G. P. R. James.  Lord Montagu's Page: A Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1858.
  85. Rose Macqueen Piddington.  The Last of the Cavaliers.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1859.
  86. Anonymous.  The Ironsides: A Tale of the English Commonwealth.  3 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley, 1860.
  87. George John Whyte-Melville.  Holmby House: A Tale of Old Northamptonshire.  2 vol.  London: John W. Parker, 1860.
  88. Watts Phillips.  Canary Bird: A Story of Town Life in the Seventeenth Century.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1862.
  89. Anonymous.  The Shepherd of Grove Hall: A Story of 1662.  1 vol.  London: John Snow, 1862.
  90. Watts Phillips.  Amos Clark: or, The Poor Dependent. A Story of Country Life in the Seventeenth Century.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1862.
  91. Ellen Louise Clacy.  Pattie Durant: A Tale of 1662.  1 vol.  London: Virtue, 1863.
  92. W. B. Moore.  The Six Sisters of the Valleys: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Longman, 1863.
  93. Emma Robinson.  Dorothy Firebrace: or, The Armourer's Daughter of Birmingham.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1864.
  94. William Harrison Ainsworth.  The Spanish Match: or, Charles Stuart at Madrid.  3 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1865.
  95. William Harrison Ainsworth.  Auriol: or, The Elixir of Life.  1 vol.  London: Routledge, 1865.
  96. Capt. Mayne Reid.  The White Gauntlet.  3 vol.  London: Skeet, 1865.
  97. Frank Trollope.  A Right-Minded Woman: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1865.
  98. Anonymous.  The Loyalist's Daughter: A Novel or Tale of the Revolution. By a Royalist.  4 vol.  London: Adams and Francis, 1867.
  99. Hon. Albert Stratford George Canning.  Baldearg O'Donnell: A Tale.  2 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1867.
  100. Elizabeth Rundle Charles.  On Both Sides of the Sea: A Story of the Commonwealth and Restoration.  1 vol.  Edinburgh: Nelson and Sons, 1868.
  101. Richard Doddridge Blackmore.  Lorna Doone: A Romance of Exmoor.  3 vol.  London: Sampson Low, 1869.
  102. Victor Hugo.  By Order of the King.  3 vol.  London: Bradbury and Evans, 1870.
  103. William Johnston.  Under Which King?.  1 vol.  London: Tinsley Brothers, 1872.
  104. William Harrison Ainsworth.  Boscobel: or, The Royal Oak. A Tale of the Year 1651.  3 vol.  London: Tinsley Brothers, 1872.
  105. Hendrik Jan Schimmel.  Mary Hollis: A Romance of the Days of Charles II and William.  3 vol.  London: J. C. Hotten, 1872.
  106. William Henry Giles Kingston.  The Merchant of Haarlem: A Tale of King Philip's Reign in the Netherlands.  1 vol.  London: Partridge, 1874.
  107. Frank Trollope.  William Mellish.  3 vol.  London: Morgan and Hebron, 1874.
  108. William Henry Giles Kingston.  The Settlers: A Tale of Virginia.  1 vol.  London: S.P.C.K., 1875.
  109. Jacob B. de Liefde.  The Maid of Stralsund: A Story of the Thirty Years' War.  1 vol.  London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1876.
  110. Julia Addison.  Isabel St. Clair: A Romance of the 17th Century.  1 vol.  London: Remington, 1876.
  111. Henry Barton Baker.  Strafford: A Romance.  3 vol.  London: Tinsley Brothers, 1878.
  112. James Routledge.  Ingerstein Hall and Chadwick Rise: A Story of the Thirty Years' War.  3 vol.  London: Tinsley Brothers, 1878.
  113. Joseph Henry Shorthouse.  John Inglesant: A Romance.  2 vol.  London: Macmillan, 1881.
  114. William Henry Giles Kingston.  Roger Willoughby: or, The Times of Benbow. A Tale of the Sea and Land.  1 vol.  London: James Nisbet, 1881.
  115. George Hatton Colomb.  For King and Kent (1648): A Story of the Great Rebellion.  3 vol.  London: Remington, 1882.
  116. Mary Clementina Hibbert-Ware.  Friend Ellwood: Tale of Life in Seventeenth Century.  3 vol.  London: F. V. White, 1884.
  117. Hall Caine.  The Shadow of a Crime.  3 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1885.
  118. Edna Lyall.  In the Golden Days.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett, 1885.
  119. Deborah Alcock.  The King's Service: A Story of the Thirty-Years' War.  1 vol.  London: R.T.S., 1885.
  120. Deborah Alcock.  The Cross and the Crown: A Tale of he Revocation of the Edict of Nantes, Two Hundred Years Ago.  1 vol.  London: R.T.S., 1886.
  121. Alfred John Church.  With the King at Oxford: A Tale of the Great Rebellion.  1 vol.  London: Seeley, 1886.
  122. T. S. Sharowood.  For a King!: An Historical Romance.  2 vol.  London: Burns and Oates, 1889.
  123. Joseph Smith Fletcher.  When Charles the First was King.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1892.
  124. Arthur Conan Doyle.  The Refugees: A Tale of Two Continents.  3 vol.  London: Longman, 1893.
  125. Samuel Robert Keightley.  The Crimson Sign: A Narrative of the Adventures of Mr. Gervase Orme, Sometime Lieutenant in Mountjoy's.  1 vol.  London: Hutchinson, 1894.
  126. Edna Lyall.  To Right the Wrong.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett, 1894.
  127. Samuel Robert Keightley.  The Cavaliers.  1 vol.  London: Hutchinson, 1895.
  128. R. D. Chetwode.  To the Death: A Tale of the Days of Cromwell.  1 vol.  London: Cassell, 1896.
  129. Frances Hodgson Burnett.  A Lady of Quality: Being a Most Curious, hitherto Unknown History.  1 vol.  London: Frederick Warne, 1896.
  130. Charlotte Elizabeth Macmanus.  The Silk of the Kine.  1 vol.  London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1896.
  131. Frances Hodgson Burnett.  His Grace of Osmonde: Being the Portion of the History of that Nobleman's Life omitted in A Lady of Quality.  1 vol.  London: Frederick Warne, 1897.
  132. John Buchan.  John Burnet of Barns: A Romance.  1 vol.  London: John Lane, 1898.
  133. S. R. Crockett.  The Standard Bearer.  1 vol.  London: Methuen, 1898.
  134. Charlotte Elizabeth Macmanus.  Lally of the Brigade.  1 vol.  London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1899.
  135. Henry Brereton Marriott Watson.  The Rebel: Being a Memoir of Anthony, Fourth Earl of Cherwell.  1 vol.  London: William Heinemann, 1900.