Genre Information At the Circulating Library

Genre: Sporting Novel

Description: These novels depict atheletes or sporting competitions such as cricket, football, horse racing, and rugby.

  1. William Carleton.  Hyde Marston: or, A Sportman's Life.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1844.
  2. Herbert Byng Hall.  Brooklands: A Sporting Biography.  2 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1852.
  3. Charles Clarke.  A Box for the Season: A Sporting Sketch.  2 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1864.
  4. Charles Clarke.  Crumbs from a Sportsman's Table.  2 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1865.
  5. Charles Clarke.  The Flying Scud: A Sporting Novel.  2 vol.  London: Bentley, 1867.
  6. James Roderick O'Flanagan.  Captain O'Shaughness's Sporting Career: An Autobiography.  2 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1873.
  7. Hawley Smart.  Bound to Win: A Tale of the Turf.  3 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1877.
  8. Byron Webber.  Pigskin and Willow: A Sporting Novel.  3 vol.  London: Tinsley Brothers, 1879.
  9. Byron Webber.  In Luck's Way: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Tinsley Brothers, 1881.
  10. Caroline Emily Cameron.  In a Grass Country: A Story of Love and Sport.  3 vol.  London: F. V. White, 1885.
  11. Samuel Laing.  A Sporting Quixote: or, The Life and Adventures of the Hon. Augustus Fitzmuddle.  2 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1886.
  12. George Bernard Shaw.  Cashel Byron's Profession: A Novel.  1 vol.  London: The Modern Press, 1886.
  13. Mary Kennard.  A Real Good Thing: A Sporting Novel.  3 vol.  London: F. V. White, 1887.
  14. Ames Savile.  A Match Pair: A Novel.  2 vol.  London: Kegan Paul, 1889.
  15. Dalrymple James Belgrave.  Jack Warleigh: A Tale of the Turf and the Law.  2 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1891.
  16. Hawley Smart.  The Plunger: A Turf Tragedy of Five-and-Twenty Years Ago.  2 vol.  London: F. V. White, 1891.
  17. Guy Gravenhil.  Jack Skeffington: A Sporting Novel.  2 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1891.
  18. Guy Gravenhil.  Horsley Grange: A Sporting Novel.  2 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1892.
  19. Ada Maria Jocelyn.  For One Season Only: A Sporting Novel.  3 vol.  London: F. V. White, 1893.
  20. Ada Maria Jocelyn.  Run to Ground: A Sporting Novel.  3 vol.  London: Hutchinson, 1894.
  21. Hawley Smart.  A Racing Rubber.  2 vol.  London: F. V. White, 1895.
  22. Horace Gordon Hutchinson.  Peter Steele, the Cricketer.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1895.