Genre Information At the Circulating Library

Genre: Character: Fallen Woman

Description: The following novels have characters who are fallen women.

  1. Charles Dickens.  Oliver Twist: or, The Parish Boy's Progress.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1838.
  2. Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell.  Mary Barton: A Tale of Manchester Life.  2 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1848.
  3. Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell.  Ruth: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1853.
  4. Sarah R. Whitehead.  Nelly Armstrong: A Story of the Day.  2 vol.  London: Bentley, 1853.
  5. George Eliot.  Adam Bede.  3 vol.  Edinburgh: Blackwood, 1859.
  6. William Makepeace Thackeray.  Catherine: A Story.  1 vol.  London: Smith, Elder, 1869.
  7. Martin Weld.  Hillford-on-Aire.  3 vol.  London: Tinsley Brothers, 1878.
  8. Margaret Harkness.  A City Girl: A Realistic Story.  1 vol.  London: Vizetelly, 1887.
  9. Thomas Hardy.  Tess of the D'Urbervilles: A Pure Woman.  3 vol.  London: Osgood, McIlvaine, 1891.
  10. Benjamin L. Farjeon.  Aaron the Jew.  3 vol.  London: Hutchinson, 1894.
  11. Grant Allen.  The Woman Who Did.  1 vol.  London: John Lane, 1895.
  12. Sarah Grand.  The Beth Book: A Study from the Life of Elizabeth Caldwell Maclure, Woman of Genius.  1 vol.  London: William Heinemann, 1897.