Genre Information At the Circulating Library

Genre: African Novel

Description: The following novels are set in or contain characters from Africa (outside of South Africa).

  1. John Henry Newman.  Callista: A Sketch of the Third Century.  1 vol.  London: James Burns, 1856.
  2. Henry Robert Addison.  "All at Sea": or, Recollections of a Half-pay Officer.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1864.
  3. Capt. Mayne Reid.  The Boy Slaves.  1 vol.  London: C. H. Clarke, 1865.
  4. Richard Doddridge Blackmore.  Cradock Nowell: A Tale of the New Forest.  3 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1866.
  5. Ouida.  Under Two Flags: A Story of the Household and the Desert.  3 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1867.
  6. James Grant.  The Royal Highlanders: or, The Black Watch in Egypt.  1 vol.  London: Routledge, 1885.
  7. William Joseph Cosens Lancaster.  The Congo Rover: A Story of the Slave Squadron.  1 vol.  London: Blackie, 1886.
  8. James Grant.  Playing with Fire: A Story of the Soudan War.  3 vol.  London: Ward and Downey, 1887.
  9. H. Rider Haggard.  Allan Quatermain: Being an Account of his Further Adventures.  1 vol.  London: Longman, 1887.
  10. Mabel Collins.  Ida: An Adventure in Morocco.  1 vol.  London: Ward and Downey, 1890.
  11. Hall Caine.  The Scapegoat: A Romance.  2 vol.  London: William Heinemann, 1891.
  12. William Joseph Cosens Lancaster.  The Pirate Slaver: A Story of the West African Coast.  1 vol.  London: S.P.C.K., 1895.
  13. Alec John Dawson.  African Nights' Entertainment.  1 vol.  London: William Heinemann, 1900.
  14. Joseph Conrad.  Youth: A Narrative, and Two Other Stories.  1 vol.  Edinburgh: Blackwood, 1902.