Genre Information At the Circulating Library

Genre: Indian Novel

Description: The following novels are set in or contain characters from India.

  1. Anonymous.  The English in India, and Other Sketches. By a Traveller.  2 vol.  London: Longman, 1835.
  2. Isabella Travers Steward.  The Mascarenhas: A Legend of Portuguese India.  3 vol.  London: Smith, Elder, 1836.
  3. Michael Joseph Quin.  Nourmahal: An Oriental Romance.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1838.
  4. Philip Meadows Taylor.  Confessions of a Thug.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1839.
  5. Mary Ann Hartley.  Indian Life: A Tale of the Carnatic.  3 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley, 1840.
  6. Philip Meadows Taylor.  Tippoo Sultaun: A Tale of the Mysore War.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1840.
  7. Anonymous.  Society in India, by an Indian Officer.  2 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1841.
  8. Sir John William Kaye.  Peregrine Pulteney: or, Life in India.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1844.
  9. William Makepeace Thackeray.  Vanity Fair: A Novel without a Hero.  1 vol.  London: Bradbury and Evans, 1848.
  10. Henry Gustavus Ainslie Young.  Frank Merryweather: A Novel.  2 vol.  London: T. C. Newby, 1853.
  11. Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell.  Cranford.  1 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1853.
  12. William Wotherspoon Ireland.  Randolph Methyl: A Story of Anglo-Indian Life.  2 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1863.
  13. Philip Meadows Taylor.  Tara: A Mahratta Tale.  3 vol.  Edinburgh: Blackwood, 1863.
  14. James Pascoe.  The Brigantine: A Story of the Sea.  2 vol.  London: Bentley, 1863.
  15. Iltudus Thomas Prichard.  How to Manage it: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1864.
  16. James Grant.  First Love and Last Love: A Tale of the Indian Mutiny.  3 vol.  London: Routledge, 1868.
  17. Mrs. A. D. Pollard.  Home from India: A Novel.  2 vol.  London: Tinsley Brothers, 1869.
  18. Eden St Leonards.  Oberon Spell.  3 vol.  London: Tinsley Brothers, 1869.
  19. Mrs. A. D. Pollard.  Home from India: A Novel.  2 vol.  London: Tinsley Brothers, 1869.
  20. James Torrington Newell.  Gage of Honour: A Tale of the Great Mutiny.  3 vol.  London: Tinsley Brothers, 1869.
  21. James Grant.  Only an Ensign: A Tale of the Retreat from Cabul.  3 vol.  London: Tinsley Brothers, 1871.
  22. Philip Meadows Taylor.  Seeta.  3 vol.  London: Henry S. King, 1873.
  23. Athene Brama.  A Woman to be Won: An Anglo-Indian Sketch.  2 vol.  London: Samuel Tinsley, 1875.
  24. Sir Henry Stewart Cunningham.  The Chronicle of Dustypore: A Tale of Modern Anglo-Indian Society.  2 vol.  London: Smith, Elder, 1875.
  25. Christopher James Riethmuller.  The Adventures of Nevil Brooke: How India was Won for England.  3 vol.  London: George Bell and Sons, 1877.
  26. Alexander Allardyce.  The City of Sunshine: A Novel.  3 vol.  Edinburgh: Blackwood, 1877.
  27. Philip Meadows Taylor.  A Noble Queen: A Romance of Indian History.  3 vol.  London: Kegan Paul, 1878.
  28. Lal Behari Day.  Govinda Samanta: or, The History of a Bengal Ráiyat.  2 vol.  London: Macmillan, 1878.
  29. William Lee Rees.  Sir Gilbert Leigh: or, Pages from the History of an Eventful Life.  2 vol.  London: Sampson Low, 1878.
  30. Maud Sheridan.  Elaine's Story: A Tale of the Afghan Frontier.  2 vol.  London: Sampson Low, 1879.
  31. Robert Armitage Sterndale.  The Afghan Knife.  3 vol.  London: Sampson Low, 1879.
  32. Georgiana M. Stisted.  A Fireside King.  3 vol.  London: Tinsley Brothers, 1880.
  33. M. C. Stirling.  Minister's Son: or, Home with Honours.  3 vol.  Edinburgh: Blackwood, 1882.
  34. F. Marion Crawford.  Mr. Isaacs: A Tale of Modern India.  1 vol.  London: Macmillan, 1882.
  35. Margaret Julia Scott.  Under Orders: A Novel.  2 vol.  London: W. H. Allen, 1883.
  36. Horatio Bickerstaffe Rowney.  Young Zemindar: His Erratic Wanderings.  3 vol.  London: Remington, 1883.
  37. Eliza Francisca Werry.  Charcombe Wells: A Tale of Country Life.  2 vol.  London: Stock, 1885.
  38. Alfred Bulman.  Current Repentance: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: John Maxwell, 1885.
  39. A. M. U..  The Unhired Labourer: or, The Desiring of a Good Work.  3 vol.  London: John Maxwell, 1885.
  40. Alfred Bulman.  Current Repentance: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: John Maxwell, 1885.
  41. Robert Edward Treston Forrest.  The Touchstone of Peril: A Tale of the Indian Mutiny.  2 vol.  London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1886.
  42. Bithia Mary Croker.  Diana Barrington: A Romance of Central India.  3 vol.  London: Ward and Downey, 1888.
  43. Margaret Julia Scott.  Every Inch a Soldier: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1888.
  44. Rudyard Kipling.  Plain Tales from the Hills.  1 vol.  London: Thacker, 1888.
  45. Fanny Emily Farr Penny.  Caste and Creed.  2 vol.  London: F. V. White, 1890.
  46. Robert Edward Treston Forrest.  Eight Days: A Tale of the Indian Mutiny.  3 vol.  London: Smith, Elder, 1891.
  47. Lewis Wallace.  The Prince of India: or, Why Constantinople.  2 vol.  London: Osgood, McIlvaine, 1893.
  48. Bithia Mary Croker.  Mr. Jervis: A Romance of the Indian Hills.  3 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1894.
  49. Joyce Emmerson Preston Muddock.  The Star of Fortune: A Story of the Indian Mutiny.  2 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1894.
  50. William Dutton Burrard.  Chronicles of an Eminent Fossil.  1 vol.  London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1896.
  51. Rudyard Kipling.  Kim.  1 vol.  London: Macmillan, 1901.