Genre Information At the Circulating Library

Genre: Historical Novel: Elizabethan

Description: The following novels are set in Tutor and Elizabethan times (the sixteenth century) or depict figures from Tutor and Elizabethan history.

  1. Robert Montgomery Bird.  Cortes: or, The Fall of Mexico: A Romance.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1835.
  2. Peter Leicester.  Bosworth Field: or, The Fate of a Plantagenet. An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: James Cochrane, 1835.
  3. Anonymous.  Stanly: A Tale of the Fifteenth Century.  3 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1835.
  4. G. P. R. James.  One in a Thousand: or, The Days of Henry Quatre.  3 vol.  London: Longman, 1835.
  5. Thomas Colley Grattan.  Agnes de Mansfeldt: A Historical Tale.  3 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley, 1835.
  6. Alexander Hamilton.  Edith of Glammis.  3 vol.  London: Smith, Elder, 1836.
  7. Hon. Grantley F. Berkeley.  Berkeley Castle: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1836.
  8. Hannah D. Burdon.  Seymour of Sudley: or, The Last of the Franciscans.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1836.
  9. Dr. Arthur Mower.  Zulneida: A Tale of Sicily.  3 vol.  London: John Macrone, 1837.
  10. Robert Folkestone Williams.  Shakspeare and his Friends.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1838.
  11. Hannah D. Burdon.  The Friends of Fontainbleau.  3 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley, 1839.
  12. Robert Folkestone Williams.  The Youth of Shakspeare.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1839.
  13. G. P. R. James.  Henry of Guise: or, The States of Blois.  3 vol.  London: Longman, 1839.
  14. Wilhelm Hauff.  The Banished: A Swabian Historical Tale.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1839.
  15. James Fenimore Cooper.  Mercedes of Castile: A Romance of the Days of Columbus.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1840.
  16. G. P. R. James.  The Man at Arms: or, Henri de Cerons. A Romance.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1840.
  17. Amelia Lane.  The Fortress: An Historical Tale of the Fifteenth Century.  3 vol.  London: Edward Bull, 1840.
  18. Thomas Miller.  Lady Jane Grey: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1840.
  19. Daniel MacCarthy.  The Siege of Florence: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1840.
  20. John Richard Digby Beste.  The Pope: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley, 1840.
  21. Edward Smallwood.  The Czar: A Romance of History.  3 vol.  : [None], 1840.
  22. Anonymous.  The Maiden Monarch: or, Island Queen.  2 vol.  London: R. Hastings, 1840.
  23. Catherine Charlotte Maberly.  Emily: or, The Countess of Rosendale.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1840.
  24. Louisa Stuart Costello.  The Queen's Poisoner: Or, France in the Sixteenth Century. A Romance.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1841.
  25. John Richard Digby Beste.  Isidora: or, The Adventures of a Neapolitan. A Novel, by an Old Author, in a New Walk.  3 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley, 1841.
  26. Emily Finch.  The Last Days of Mary Stuart: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. and W. Boone, 1841.
  27. Edmund Getty.  The Last King of Ulster: A Romance.  3 vol.  London: Madden, 1841.
  28. G. P. R. James.  Corse de Léon: or, The Brigand. A Romance.  3 vol.  London: Longman, 1841.
  29. Philipp W. G. A. Blumenhagen.  Eva von Troth: A Chronicle of the Sixteenth Century.  2 vol.  London: Joseph Thomas, 1841.
  30. Hannah D. Burdon.  The Pope and the Actor: An Historical Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1842.
  31. Katherine Thomson.  Anne Boleyn: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1842.
  32. William Harrison Ainsworth.  Windsor Castle: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1843.
  33. Georg Wilhelm Heinrich Haering.  The Burgomaster of Berlin.  3 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley, 1843.
  34. Barbara Hofland.  The King's Son: A Romance of English History.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1843.
  35. Edward Bulwer Lytton.  The Last of the Barons.  3 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley, 1843.
  36. Rosina Bulwer Lytton.  Bianca Cappello: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Edward Bull, 1843.
  37. Catherine Charlotte Maberly.  Melanthe: or, The Days of the Medici. A Tale of the 15th Century.  3 vol.  London: J. Mitchell, 1843.
  38. Robert Shelton Mackenzie.  Titian: A Romance of Venice.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1843.
  39. Charles Whitehead.  The Earl of Essex: A Romance.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1843.
  40. Charles F. Ellerman.  The Amnesty: or, The Duke of Alba in Flanders. An Historical Novel of the Sixteenth Century.  2 vol.  London: Longman, 1843.
  41. Hannah D. Burdon.  The Forester's Daughter: A Tale of the Reformation.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1844.
  42. Katharine Colquhoun.  Maurice, the Elector of Saxony: An Historical Romance of the Sixteenth Century.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1844.
  43. Barbara Hofland.  Hildebrand: or, The Days of Queen Elizabeth.  3 vol.  London: John Mortimer, 1844.
  44. G. P. R. James.  Rose D'Albret: or, Troubled Times. A Romance.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1844.
  45. Ivan Ivanovich Lazhechnikov.  The Heretic.  3 vol.  Edinburgh: Blackwood, 1844.
  46. Catherine Ponsonby.  The Border Wardens: A Romance.  3 vol.  London: John Mortimer, 1844.
  47. G. P. R. James.  Gaston de Foix: A Romance of the Sixteenth Century.  3 vol.  London: John Mortimer, 1844.
  48. McGauran.  The Blacksmith's Daughter: A Historical Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1845.
  49. Rose Ellen Hendriks.  The Astrologer's Daughter: An Historical Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1845.
  50. Anonymous.  The Prince of Orange: A Tale of the Dutch Protestant Revolution.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1845.
  51. Johann Ludwig Tieck.  The Roman Matron: or, Vittoria Accorombona. A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1845.
  52. Jane Louisa Willyams.  Chillon: or, Protestants of the Sixteenth Century. An Historical Tale.  2 vol.  London: Hatchards, 1845.
  53. Emma Robinson.  Caesar Borgia: A Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1846.
  54. Anonymous.  The Tudor Sisters: A Story of National Sacrilege.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1846.
  55. McGauran.  The Will: or, The Half-Brothers: A Romance.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1846.
  56. Elizabeth Daniel.  The Cardinal's Daughter.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1847.
  57. Mrs. Ann Rolfe.  The Oath of Allegiance: A Tale of the Times of Philip the Second.  2 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley, 1847.
  58. William Harrison Ainsworth.  The Lancashire Witches: A Romance of Pendle Forest.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1848.
  59. Capt. Henry Curling.  Shakspere: The Poet, the Lover, the Actor, the Man. A Romance.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1848.
  60. John Palgrave Simpson.  The Lily of Paris: or, The King's Nurse.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1848.
  61. William Henry Ireland.  Rizzio: or, Scenes in Europe.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1849.
  62. G. P. R. James.  Dark Scenes of History.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1849.
  63. G. P. R. James.  The Woodman: A Romance of the Times of Richard III.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1849.
  64. Emma Robinson.  The Maid of Orleans: A Romantic Chronicle.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1849.
  65. Emma Robinson.  Owen Tudor: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1849.
  66. Archibald Boyd.  The Duchess: or, Woman's Love and Woman's Hate.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1850.
  67. Emma Robinson.  The Armourer's Daughter: or, The Border Riders.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1850.
  68. Rev. Richard Cobbold.  Freston Tower: or, The Early Days of Cardinal Wolsey.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1850.
  69. James Grant.  Bothwell: or, The Days of Mary, Queen of Scots.  3 vol.  London: Parry, 1851.
  70. Marquis Massimo D'Azeglio.  The Maid of Florence: or, Niccolo de' Lapi.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1853.
  71. G. P. R. James.  Agnes Sorel: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1853.
  72. Joseph Sortain.  Count Arensberg: or, The Days of Martin Luther.  2 vol.  London: Longman, 1853.
  73. James Grant.  Jane Seton: or, The King's Advocate. A Scottish Historical Romance.  2 vol.  London: Routledge, 1853.
  74. Frances Georgiana Herbert.  A Legend of Pembroke Castle, and Other Tales.  2 vol.  London: Bentley, 1853.
  75. Anonymous.  Dona Bianca of Navarre: A Romance.  3 vol.  London: Bosworth, 1854.
  76. Margaret Oliphant.  Magdalen Hepburn: A Story of the Scottish Reformation.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett, 1854.
  77. Emma Robinson.  Westminster Abbey: or, The Days of the Reformation.  3 vol.  London: John Mortimer, 1854.
  78. Charles Bernard Gibson.  The Last Earl of Desmond: A Historical Romane of 1599-1603.  2 vol.  London: Hodges and Smith, 1854.
  79. Charles Kingsley.  Westward Ho!.  3 vol.  London: Macmillan, 1855.
  80. Elizabeth M. Stewart.  The Rival Roses: A Romance of English History.  3 vol.  London: Skeet, 1855.
  81. 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, 1855.
  82. Archibald Boyd.  The Crown Ward.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1856.
  83. G. P. R. James.  Leonora D'Orco: A Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1857.
  84. Anonymous.  The Noble Traytour: A Chronicle of Thomas of Swarraton.  3 vol.  London: Smith, Elder, 1857.
  85. D'Aubigné White.  Madaron: or, The Artisan of Nismes. An Historical Romance of the Sixteenth Century.  3 vol.  London: Cash, 1857.
  86. Thomas Cooper.  The Eve of St. Mark: A Romance of Venice.  2 vol.  London: Smith, Elder, 1857.
  87. Selina Bunbury.  Sir Guy D'Esterre: A Novel.  2 vol.  London: Routledge, 1858.
  88. C. Cuyler Anderson.  Harold Leicester: or, The Latter Days of Henry VII. An Historical Romance.  2 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1858.
  89. Frances Maria Wilbraham.  For and Against: or, Queen Margaret's Badge. A Domestic Chronicle of the Fifteenth Century.  2 vol.  London: John W. Parker, 1858.
  90. L. M. Spooner.  Gladys of Harlech: A Romance of Welsh History.  3 vol.  London: Skeet, 1860.
  91. William Harrison Ainsworth.  The Constable of the Tower: An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1861.
  92. Sophia Kelly.  The Anchoret of Montserrat: A Tale.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1861.
  93. Luise Mühlbach.  Katherine Parr: or, The Court of Henry VIII.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1862.
  94. George John Whyte-Melville.  The Queen's Maries: A Romance of Holyrood.  2 vol.  London: John W. Parker, 1862.
  95. William Brewer.  Beatrice Sforza: or, The Progress of Truth.  3 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1863.
  96. William Harrison Ainsworth.  Cardinal Pole: or, The Days of Philip and Mary. An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1863.
  97. George Eliot.  Romola.  3 vol.  London: Smith, Elder, 1863.
  98. Walter Stephens.  Blackfriars: or, The Monks of Old.  3 vol.  London: Longman, 1864.
  99. Mrs. Ogden Meeker.  Fortune's Football: A Historical Tale.  4 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1864.
  100. Lady Georgiana Fullerton.  Constance Sherwood: An Autobiography of the Sixteenth Century.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1865.
  101. Cecilia Mary Caddell.  Wild Times: A Tale of the Days of Queen Elizabeth.  3 vol.  London: John Murray, 1865.
  102. Mrs. George Haly.  Blanche of Montacute: A Tale.  2 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1865.
  103. William Harrison Ainsworth.  The Constable de Bourbon.  3 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1866.
  104. William Francis Collier.  Marjorie Dudingstoune: A Tale of Old St. Andrews.  2 vol.  London: W. P. Nimmo, 1867.
  105. William Gilbert.  The Inquisitor: or, The Struggle in Ferrara. An Historical Romance.  3 vol.  London: Tinsley Brothers, 1870.
  106. Constance E. Plumptre.  Giordano Bruno: A Tale of the Sixteenth Century.  2 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1884.
  107. Walter Stanhope.  The Maid and the Monk: A Romantic Chronicle.  3 vol.  London: Sampson Low, 1887.
  108. Walter Raymond.  In the Smoke of War: A Story of Civil Strife.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1895.
  109. M. P. Shiel.  Cold Steel.  1 vol.  London: Grant Richards, 1899.