Year Information At the Circulating Library

Titles published in the year 1855:

  1. Francis Colburn Adams.  Our World: or, The Democrat's Rule.  2 vol.  London: Sampson Low.
  2. Julia Addison.  Evelyn Lascelles: An Autobiography.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  3. Anonymous.  Married Women: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  4. Anonymous.  Lights and Shadows of English Life: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Skeet.
  5. Anonymous.  Moredun: A Tale of the 1210.  3 vol.  London: Sampson Low.
  6. Anonymous.  Edith Vernon: or, Contrasts of Character.  2 vol.  London: Hope.
  7. Francis Claudius Armstrong.  The Warhawk: A Tale of the Sea.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  8. Francis Claudius Armstrong.  The Battle on the Bosphorus.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  9. Claude Aston.  They Are Only Cousins: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  10. Anne Beale.  Simplicity and Fascination: or, Guardians and Wards.  3 vol.  London: Bentley.
  11. Edward Bradley.  Love's Provocations: Being Extracts Taken, in the Most Unmanly and Unmannerly Manner, from the Diary of Miss Po.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock.
  12. Edward Bradley.  Photographic Pleasures: Popularly Portrayed with Pen and Pencis.  1 vol.  London: Thomas McLean.
  13. Shirley Brooks.  Aspen Court: A Story of our own Time.  3 vol.  London: Bentley.
  14. BTAO Blanche and her Betrothed.  Blanche and her Betrothed: A Tale. Told by Herself.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  15. William Carleton.  Willy Reilly and his Dear Colleen Bawn: A Tale, Founded on Fact.  3 vol.  London: Hope.
  16. Robert S. Carter.  Talbot Hall: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  17. Harriette Amiel Chalcraft.  Millicent: or, The Trials of Life: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  18. Caroline Clive.  Paul Ferroll: A Tale.  1 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley.
  19. Thomas Cooper.  The Family Feud.  1 vol.  London: Routledge.
  20. Dudley Costello.  Stories from a Screen.  1 vol.  London: Bradbury and Evans.
  21. Dinah Marie Craik.  The Little Lychetts.  1 vol.  London: Sampson Low.
  22. Sophia Crawford.  The Story of a Nun.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  23. Capt. Henry Curling.  Nonpareil House: or, The Fortunes of Julian Mountjoy.  3 vol.  London: Arthur Hall.
  24. Michal Czajkowski.  The Moslem and the Christian: or, Adventures in the East.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  25. Anna Harriet Drury.  The Blue Ribbons: A Story of the Last Century.  1 vol.  London: Kerby and Son.
  26. Frederick N. Dyer.  The Step-son: A Domestic Romance of the Present Day.  2 vol.  London: Bentley.
  27. Pierce Egan.  The London Apprentice and the Goldsmith's Daughter of West Chepe: or, The Evil May-Day. A Story of the Times of Bluff King Hal.  3 vol.  London: W. S. Johnson.
  28. Sarah Stickney Ellis.  My Brother: or, The Man of Many Friends.  1 vol.  London: Sampson Low.
  29. Caroline Leigh Gascoigne.  Next Door Neighbours: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  30. Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell.  North and South.  2 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall.
  31. Margaret Gatty.  Parables from Nature.  1 vol.  London: Bell and Daldy.
  32. A. M. Goodrich.  Gwen: or, The Cousins. A Tale.  2 vol.  London: John W. Parker.
  33. Catherine Gore.  Mammon: or, The Hardships of an Heiress.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  34. James Grant.  Frank Hilton: or, "The Queen's Own".  1 vol.  London: Routledge.
  35. James Grant.  The Yellow Frigate: or, The Three Sisters.  1 vol.  London: Routledge.
  36. Thomas Chandler Haliburton.  Nature and Human Nature.  2 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  37. James Hannay.  Eustace Conyers: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  38. John Berwick Harwood.  The Serf-Sisters: or, The Russia of To-day.  1 vol.  London: Routledge.
  39. Barbara Hemphill.  The Priest's Niece: or, The Heirship of Barnulph.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  40. Catherine Anne Hubback.  Malvern: or, The Three Marriages.  3 vol.  London: Skeet.
  41. G. P. R. James.  The Old Dominion: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Bentley.
  42. Geraldine Endsor Jewsbury.  Constance Herbert: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  43. Julia Kavanagh.  Grace Lee: A Tale.  3 vol.  London: Smith, Elder.
  44. Morgan Peter Kavanagh.  Aristobulus, the Last of the Maccabees: A Tale of Jerusalem.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  45. Charles Kingsley.  Westward Ho!.  3 vol.  London: Macmillan.
  46. Marie Price La Touche.  Lady Willoughby: or, The Double Marriage.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  47. Elish Lamonte.  Love versus Money: A Novel.  2 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley.
  48. Lord William Pitt Lennox.  Philip Courtenay: or, Scenes at Home and Abroad.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  49. Mrs. Martin Lucas.  The Quicksands of Fashion.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  50. Catherine Charlotte Maberly.  Display: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  51. Maria Jane Macintosh.  Alice Montrose: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Bentley.
  52. Annette Marie Maillard.  Adrien: or, Parent Power.  1 vol.  London: Routledge.
  53. James Alexander Maitland.  The Watchman: A Tale.  1 vol.  London: Routledge.
  54. Anne Marsh.  The Heiress of Haughton: or, The Mother's Secret.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  55. Augustus Mayhew.  Kitty Lamere: or, A Dark Page in London Life. A Tale.  1 vol.  London: James Blackwood.
  56. Augustus Mayhew.  Living for Appearances: A Tale.  1 vol.  London: James Blackwood.
  57. Joseph Middleton.  Love versus Law: or, Marriage with a Deceased Wife's Sister. A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  58. Mary Anne Needell.  Catherine Irving: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  59. Margaret Oliphant.  Lilliesleaf: Being a Concluding Series of Passages in the Life of Mrs. Margaret Maitland.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  60. Julia S. H. Pardoe.  The Jealous Wife.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  61. Susanna Mary Paull.  The Doctor's Vision: An Allegory.  1 vol.  London: Bell and Daldy.
  62. Noell Radecliffe.  The Secret History of a Household.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  63. Capt. Michael Rafter.  Percy Blake: or, The Young Rifleman.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  64. Capt. Mayne Reid.  The White Chief: A Legend of Northern Mexico.  3 vol.  London: David Bogue.
  65. James Reynolds.  The Dwarf: or, Mind and Matter. A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  66. Frederick William Robinson.  The House of Elmore: A Family History.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  67. Elizabeth Missing Sewell.  Cleve Hall: A Tale.  2 vol.  London: Longman.
  68. Catherine Sinclair.  Cross Purposes: or, Torchester Abbey.  3 vol.  London: Bentley.
  69. Capt. Edmund Spencer.  Constantine: or, The Last Days of an Empire. An Historical Romance.  2 vol.  London: Sampson Low.
  70. Elizabeth M. Stewart.  The Rival Roses: A Romance of English History.  3 vol.  London: Skeet.
  71. Julia Cecilia Stretton.  Woman's Devotion: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  72. William Makepeace Thackeray.  The Newcomes: Memoirs of a Most Respectable Family.  2 vol.  London: Bradbury and Evans.
  73. William Makepeace Thackeray.  The Rose and the Ring: or, The History of Prince Giglio and Prince Bulbo.  1 vol.  London: Smith, Elder.
  74. Julia Augusta Tilt.  Laura Talbot: or, The Realities of Life.  1 vol.  London: Edward Churton.
  75. Frances Milton Trollope.  Gertrude: or, Family Pride.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  76. Anthony Trollope.  The Warden.  1 vol.  London: Longman.
  77. M. Viener.  The Career of a Rising Man: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  78. Elizabeth Whately.  Roving Bee: or, A Peep into Many Hives.  2 vol.  London: James Nisbet.
  79. Thomas White.  Charles Random: or, Lunatics at Large.  3 vol.  London: Longman.
  80. Sydney Whiting.  Heliondé: or, Adventures in the Sun.  1 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall.
  81. George John Whyte-Melville.  General Bounce: or, Lady and the Locusts.  2 vol.  London: John W. Parker.
  82. Miss F. Williams.  The Secret Marriage: or, Contrasts in Life.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  83. Emma Jane Worboise.  The Wife's Trials: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  84. Charlotte Mary Yonge.  The History of Sir Thomas Thumb.  1 vol.  Edinburgh: Thomas Constable.
  85. Charlotte Mary Yonge.  The Lances of Lynwood.  1 vol.  London: John W. Parker.
  86. Elizabeth Youatt.  "Our Willie": or, Home Teaching.  1 vol.  London: Binns and Goodwin.