Title Information At the Circulating Library

Author and Title: James Payn. High Spirits, Being Certain Stories Written in Them

Serializations:

  • "The Cruise of the Anti-Torpedo." Chambers's Edinburgh Journal, 9 September-23 September 1871 (weekly)
  • "The G.B.C.--A Tale of a Telegram." Belgravia, September 1876
  • "Tasbrook's Testimonial." Belgravia, October 1876
  • "An Aunt by Marriage." Belgravia, November 1876
  • "The Confiscated Weeds." Belgravia, Christmas Annual 1876
  • "The Lord of Harpington." Belgravia, April 1877 (monthly)
  • "The Fatal Curiosity; or, A Hundred Years Hence." Belgravia, Annual 1877
  • "Finding his Level." Belgravia, January 1877
  • "An Office Secret." Belgravia, February 1877
  • "A Chronological Error." Belgravia, Holiday Number 1877
  • "Patient Kitty." Belgravia, June 1878 (monthly)
  • "My First Recordership." Belgravia, July 1878 (monthly)
  • "A Change of Views." Belgravia, August 1878 (monthly)
  • "Simpson of Bussora." Belgravia, October 1878 (monthly)
  • "Number Forty-Seven." The Gentleman's Magazine, December 1878 (monthly)
  • "An Easter Holiday." Belgravia, Holiday Number 1878
  • "A Mayfair Mystery." Belgravia, September 1878
  • "A Medieval Mistake." Belgravia, Christmas Annual 1878
  • "Some Tales of White Elephants." Belgravia, January 1879 (monthly)
  • "An Adventure in a Forest." Belgravia, February 1879 (monthly)
  • "Captain Cole's Passenger." Belgravia, April 1879 (monthly)
  • "An Unrequited Attachment." Belgravia, May 1879 (monthly)
  • "An Independent Opinion." Belgravia, June 1879 (monthly)
  • "A Town Vengeance." Belgravia, July 1879 (monthly)
  • "The Transfused Transformed--A Tale of Blood." Belgravia, August 1879 (monthly)
  • "A Very Quiet Rubber." Belgravia, September 1879 (monthly)
  • "A Modern Delilah." Belgravia, October 1879 (monthly)

First Edition: London: Chatto and Windus, 1879. 3 volumes, cr. 8vo, 31s. 6d.

Summary: Collection of stories.

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References: BL; EC