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A Database of Victorian Fiction, 1837–1901

A Database of Victorian Fiction, 1837–1901

Title: The Cloister and the Hearth

Author and Title: Charles Reade. The Cloister and the Hearth: A Tale of the Middle Ages

First Edition: London: Trübner, 1861. 4 volumes, post 8vo., 31s. 6d.


  • Once a Week, illustrated by Charles Keene, 2 July 1859 to 1 October 1859 (weekly)
  • England, 28 June 1886 to 1 January 1887 (weekly)

Summary: Originally titled A Good Fight during its first serial run.

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References: BL; EC; Sutherland; Vann


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