At the Circulating Library Genre Information: Arrowsmith's Bristol Library

Description: The following novels comprise Arrowsmith's Bristol Library of literature. Each title was offered in paper covers (price 1s.) or boards (price 1s. 6d.). The series began in 1883 and ended in 1901 after 90 titles but Arrowsmith re-started the series in 1905. Two entries in the series were reprints: Elliot's The Red Cardinal (number 5) and Middlemass's Patty's Partner (number 22). Fifteen entries in the series were nonfiction (e.g., travel, memoirs, or verse).

References: Chester W. Topp, Victorian Yellowbacks and Paperbacks, 1849–1905, volume 8 (Hermitage Antiquarian Bookshop, 2005)

  1. Frederick John Fargus.  Dark Days.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1884.
  2. Frederick John Fargus.  Called Back.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1884.
  3. May Crommelin.  Brown-Eyes.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1884.
  4. Frederick John Fargus.  Slings and Arrows.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1885.
  5. F. Anstey.  The Tinted Venus: A Farcical Romance.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1885.
  6. Alfred J. Cohen.  Jonathan's Home.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1885.
  7. Sir Edward James Reed.  Fort Minster, M.P.: A Westminster Mystery.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1885.
  8. Wilkie Collins.  The Guilty River.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1886.
  9. William Gorman Wills.  Whose Hand?: or, The Mystery of No Man's Heath.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1886.
  10. Jane Ellen Panton.  Dear Life.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1886.
  11. Andrew Lang.  The Mark of Cain.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1886.
  12. Grant Allen.  Kalee's Shrine.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1886.
  13. Kate Marion Cordeux.  Out of the Mists.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1886.
  14. Robert Williams Buchanan.  That Winter Night: or, Love's Victory.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1886.
  15. John Coleman.  Gladys' Peril.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1886.
  16. Henrietta Eliza Vaughan Stannard.  Pluck.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1886.
  17. Frederick John Fargus.  Carriston's Gift.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1886.
  18. Alice Vansittart Carr.  Kate Percival.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1886.
  19. Joseph Hatton.  The Park Lane Mystery: A Story of Love and Magic.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1887.
  20. Hon. Lewis Wingfield.  The Lovely Wang: A Bit of China.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1887.
  21. Walter Besant.  Katharine Regina.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1887.
  22. Edward Rose.  V. R.: or, The Adventures of Three Days in 1837.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1887.
  23. Rosa Lewis.  Fatal Shadows.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1887.
  24. Arthur William à'Beckett.  Tracked Out: A Secret of the Guillotine.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1888.
  25. Hamilton Aidé.  The Cliff Mystery.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1888.
  26. George H. Jessop.  Check and Counter-check.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1888.
  27. Gertrude Warden.  As a Bird to the Snare.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1888.
  28. Matthew Strong.  Jan Verclootz: A Story of Chance.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1888.
  29. Walter Besant.  The Doubts of Dives.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1889.
  30. Edgar Lee.  Pharaoh's Daughter: A Story of the Ages.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1889.
  31. Walter Besant.  The Inner House.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1889.
  32. Frances L. Marshall.  Trollope's Dilemma: A Story of a Cambridge Quad.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1889.
  33. William George Waters.  A Vagabond Will.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1889.
  34. Walter Besant.  The Demoniac.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1890.
  35. William Sime.  The Rajah and the Rosebud.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1890.
  36. Arthur William à'Beckett.  Hard Luck: or, A Murder at Monte Carlo.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1890.
  37. Mary Jemima Albert.  Behind the Kafes: A Story of Constantinople.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1890.
  38. Elizabeth Glaister.  Two and Two: A Tale of Four.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1890.
  39. James Greenwood.  Fair Phyllis of Lavender Wharf: A Realistic Romance. In Ten Thrills.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1890.
  40. Benjamin Leopold Farjeon.  The Shield of Love.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1891.
  41. Edward Card Mitchell.  The Coroner's Understudy.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1891.
  42. Mona Caird.  A Romance of the Moors.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1891.
  43. Bennett Coll.  The Avenging of Hiram: A Comedy which might have been a tragedy.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1892.
  44. Arthur Conan Doyle.  The Great Shadow.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1892.
  45. Jane Josephine Phillips.  A Spinster's Diary.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1892.
  46. Rosa Caroline Praed.  December Roses.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1893.
  47. Annie Thomas.  Harry Forrester, late Blankth.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1893.
  48. Sir Gilbert Parker.  The Trespasser.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1893.
  49. B. M. Vere.  A Gem of Cremona and A Chef d'Oeuvre.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1893.
  50. Arthur St. John Adcock.  An Unfinished Martyrdom and Other Stories.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1894.
  51. William Henry Stacpoole.  The Teleporon and Other Stories.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1894.
  52. Sybella Mary Crawley-Boevey.  Conscience Makes the Martyr.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1894.
  53. Edwin Hughes.  An Apostle of Freedom: A Tale of the Anarchists.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1895.
  54. Walter Raymond.  In the Smoke of War: A Story of Civil Strife.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1895.
  55. Anthony Hope.  The Indiscretion of the Duchess: Being a Story Concerning Two Ladies, a Nobleman, and a Necklace.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1895.
  56. H. Rider Haggard.  The Wizard.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1896.
  57. Fred Whishaw.  My Terrible Twin.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1896.
  58. Mabel Quiller-Couch.  The Recovery of Jane Vercoe and Other Stories.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1896.
  59. Alfred John Henry Cochrane.  Told in the Pavilion: Stories of Cricket.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1896.
  60. William Tighe Hopkins.  Pepita of the Pagoda.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1897.
  61. Marshall G. Wood.  The Millionaire of Parkersville: A Californian Affair.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1897.
  62. E. V. Lucas.  The War of the Wenuses.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1898.
  63. Bernard Capes.  The Mysterious Singer.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1898.
  64. E. Phillips Oppenheim.  A Daughter of Astrea.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1898.
  65. A. E. W. Mason.  The Watchers.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1899.
  66. Edward Frederic Benson.  The Money Market.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1899.
  67. Rosalie Neish.  The Brown Girls and Other Sketches.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1899.
  68. Fox Russell.  From a Bachelor Uncle's Diary.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1900.
  69. Jerome K. Jerome.  The Observations of Henry.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1901.
  70. Maurice H. Hervey.  Dr. Somerville's Crime.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1901.
  71. Agnes Dawson.  The Virgin and the Scales.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1901.
  72. Allen Upward.  The Wrongdoer.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1901.
  73. Fox Russell.  Sporting Sorrows.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1901.