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A Database of Victorian Fiction, 1837–1901

A Database of Victorian Fiction, 1837–1901

Author: A Country Rector

Author: A Country Rector (birth and death dates unknown)

Alternate Name(s): (pseudonym)

Biography: This author cannot be traced. The dedication and preface to the novel reveal the author has worked "nearly forty years" in the ministry and presumably attended Oxford University.

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Fiction Titles:

  1. Truth Without Fiction, and Religion Without Disguise: or, The Two Oxford Students, in College, London, and the Country: A True Tale of Characters and Occurences in Real Life; Exemplifying the Influence of Female Wisdom and Piety: Intended to be a Mentor to all Young Persons.  1 vol.  London: William Emans, 1837.