At the Circulating Library Periodical Information: The Family Herald

Periodical: The Family Herald

History: Full title is The Family Herald: or, Useful Information and Amusement for the Million. Published weekly on Saturdays, price 1d. Published by George Biggs until his death in 1859 then by William Stevens.

References: British Library; "George Biggs and the 'Family Herald'," Bookseller (4 November 1893)

Novels and short stories serialized in The Family Herald:

  1. Mary Ann Bird. The Hawkshawes. 2 May 1857 to 27 June 1857 (weekly).
  2. Harriet Maria Smythies. Fitzherbert. 25 July 1857 to 31 October 1857 (weekly).
  3. Frances E. M. Notley. Olive Varcoe. 2 May 1868 to 24 October 1868 (weekly).
  4. Frances E. M. Notley. Family Pride. 7 May 1870 to 1 November 1870 (weekly).
  5. Charlotte M. Brame. Dora Thorne. 16 September 1871 to 9 December 1871 (weekly).
  6. Mary Cecil Hay. Victor and Vanquished. 4 May 1872 to 7 September 1872 (weekly).
  7. Margaret Wolfe Hungerford. "Löys, Lord Berresford." Loÿs, Lord Berresford, and Other Tales. 18 January 1873 to 8 February 1873 (weekly).
  8. Frederick William Robinson. Her Face was her Fortune. 3 May 1873 to 11 October 1873 (weekly).
  9. Mary Cecil Hay. "Known by its Fruit." Brenda Yorke, and Other Tales. 31 May 1873 to 19 July 1873 (weekly).
  10. Mary Cecil Hay. Old Myddelton's Money. 2 May 1874 to 12 September 1874 (weekly).
  11. Mary Cecil Hay. "Bart Bannatyne's City Home." Brenda Yorke, and Other Tales. 26 December 1874.
  12. Mary Cecil Hay. The Squire's Legacy. 1 May 1875 to 26 October 1875 (weekly).
  13. Mary Cecil Hay. Nora's Love Test. 6 May 1876 to 30 September 1876 (weekly).
  14. Mary Cecil Hay. For Her Dear Sake. 1 November 1879 to 10 April 1880 (weekly). (Irregular).
  15. Eliza Margaret von Booth. My Lady Coquette. 29 May 1880 to 18 September 1880 (weekly).
  16. Frances E. M. Notley. Red Riding Hood. 6 May 1882 to 7 October 1882 (weekly).
  17. Arnold Gray. The Wild Warringtons. 6 January 1883 to 5 May 1883 (weekly).
  18. Florence Warden. The House on the Marsh. 17 March 1883 to 30 June 1883 (weekly).
  19. Frank Barrett. Little Lady Linton. 8 December 1883 to 8 March 1884 (weekly).
  20. Florence Warden. A Dog with a Bad Name. 21 June 1884 to 25 October 1884 (weekly).
  21. Mary Cecil Hay. Lester's Secret. 1 November 1884 to 21 March 1885 (weekly).
  22. Florence Warden. A Vagrant Wife. 21 March 1885 to 20 June 1885 (weekly).
  23. Effie Adelaide Maria Albanesi. Margery Daw. 7 November 1885 to 23 January 1886 (weekly).
  24. Florence Warden. Doris's Fortune. 1 May 1886 to 3 July 1886 (weekly).
  25. Clara Catherine Andrews. Madam's Ward. 11 September 1886 to 25 December 1886 (weekly).
  26. Mary Jemima Albert. A Hidden Terror. 6 November 1886 to 5 February 1887 (weekly).
  27. Arnold Gray. Periwinkle. 18 December 1886 to 23 April 1887 (weekly).
  28. Ellen Baseley. Sweet Anna Greyson. 26 November 1887 to 21 January 1888 (weekly).
  29. Mary H. Folkard. Love will Find Out the Way. 26 May 1888 to 1 September 1888 (weekly).
  30. May Crommelin. The Freaks of Lady Fortune. 6 October 1888 to 29 December 1888 (weekly).
  31. Clara Catherine Andrews. Cruel Kindred. 29 December 1888 to 16 March 1889 (weekly).
  32. Adeline Sergeant. A Life Sentence. 9 March 1889 to 13 July 1889 (weekly).
  33. Caroline Emily Cameron. Lord Elwyn's Daughter. 23 March 1889 to 22 June 1889 (weekly).
  34. Clara Catherine Andrews. Cherry-Blossom. 3 May 1890 to 31 May 1890 (weekly).
  35. Caroline Emily Cameron. Proved Unworthy. 31 May 1890 to 30 August 1890 (weekly).
  36. Mary H. Folkard. Paid in Full. 6 December 1890 to 14 March 1891 (weekly).
  37. Clara Catherine Andrews. "A Long Lane". 3 January 1891 to 18 April 1891 (weekly).
  38. Adeline Sergeant. St. Maur. 26 March 1892 to 6 August 1892 (weekly).
  39. Clara Catherine Andrews. Not a Saint. 14 May 1892 to 3 September 1892 (weekly).
  40. Gertrude Warden. The Haunted House at Kew. 3 December 1892 to 25 February 1893 (weekly).
  41. Clara Catherine Andrews. A Desperate Game. 10 June 1893 to 9 September 1893 (weekly).
  42. Effie Adelaide Maria Albanesi. My Pretty Jane. 9 September 1893 to 9 December 1893 (weekly).
  43. Caroline Emily Cameron. An Unselfish Woman. 23 September 1893 to 30 December 1893 (weekly).
  44. Florence Warden. Adela's Ordeal. 9 December 1893 to 24 February 1894 (weekly).
  45. Clara Catherine Andrews. Prue. 2 June 1894 to 15 September 1894 (weekly).
  46. Gertrude Warden. Five Old Maids. 4 August 1894 to 27 October 1894 (weekly).
  47. Clara Catherine Andrews. A Barren Victory. 6 April 1895 to 6 July 1895 (weekly).
  48. Gertrude Warden. Her Fairy Prince. 1 July 1895 to 5 October 1895 (weekly). (Dates approximate).
  49. Effie Adelaide Maria Albanesi. A Faithful Traitor. 21 December 1895 to 21 March 1896 (weekly).
  50. Clara Catherine Andrews. A Bitter Penitence. 21 March 1896 to 16 May 1896 (weekly).
  51. Gertrude Warden. An Angel of Evil. 24 October 1896 to 9 January 1897 (weekly).