Genre Information At the Circulating Library

Genre: School Novel

Description: These novels depict students and teachers at schools, such as Eton or Rugby.

References: Benjamin Watson, English Schoolboy Stories: An Annotated Bibliography of Hardcover Fiction (Scarecrow Press, 1992)

  1. Charles Dickens.  The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby.  1 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1839.
  2. Benjamin Disraeli.  Coningsby: or, The New Generation.  3 vol.  London: Henry Colburn, 1844.
  3. Albert Richard Smith.  The Fortunes of the Scattergood Family.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1845.
  4. Charlotte Brontë.  Jane Eyre: An Autobiography.  3 vol.  London: Smith, Elder, 1847.
  5. Frank Smedley.  Frank Fairlegh: or, Scenes from the Life of a Private Pupil.  1 vol.  London: Arthur Hall, 1850.
  6. Henry Cadwallader Adams.  The Cherry Stones: or, Charlton School. A Tale for Youth.  1 vol.  London: Rivingtons, 1851.
  7. George Simpson.  Revelations of School Life.  2 vol.  London: Hope, 1853.
  8. Charlotte Brontë.  Villette: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Smith, Elder, 1853.
  9. Henry Cadwallader Adams.  The First of June: or, Schoolboy Rivalry. A Second Tale of Charlton School.  1 vol.  London: Rivingtons, 1856.
  10. Thomas Hughes.  Tom Brown's Schooldays: By an Old Boy.  1 vol.  London: Macmillan, 1857.
  11. Frederic William Farrar.  Eric: or, Little by Little. A Tale of Roslyn School.  1 vol.  London: A. and C. Black, 1858.
  12. William Henry Giles Kingston.  Ernest Bracebridge: or, Schoolboy Days.  1 vol.  London: Sampson Low, 1860.
  13. Henry Cadwallader Adams.  Schoolboy Honour: A Tale of Halminster College.  1 vol.  London: Routledge, 1861.
  14. Ellen Wood.  The Channings.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1862.
  15. Frederic William Farrar.  St. Winifred's: or, The World of School.  1 vol.  London: A. and C. Black, 1862.
  16. Richard Seymour Conway Chermside.  Ned Locksley the Etonian: or, The Only Son.  2 vol.  London: Bentley, 1863.
  17. Rev. James Pycroft.  Dragon's Teeth.  2 vol.  London: L. Booth, 1863.
  18. James Grant.  Dick Rodney: or, The Adventures of an Eton Boy.  1 vol.  London: Routledge, 1863.
  19. Amelia B. Edwards.  Barbara's History.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett, 1864.
  20. Emily Bickersteth.  School and Home: or, Leaves from a Boy's Journal. A Tale for Schoolboys.  1 vol.  London: Seeley, 1864.
  21. George MacDonald.  Alec Forbes of Howglen.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett, 1865.
  22. Henry Cadwallader Adams.  The White Brunswickers: or, Reminiscences of School-boy Life.  1 vol.  London: Routledge, 1865.
  23. Ellen Wood.  Orville College: A Story.  2 vol.  London: Tinsley Brothers, 1867.
  24. Percy H. Fitzgerald.  School Days at Saxonhurst.  1 vol.  London: A. and C. Black, 1867.
  25. Henry Cadwallader Adams.  Barford Bridge: or, Schoolboy Trials.  1 vol.  London: Routledge, 1868.
  26. Henry Cadwallader Adams.  The Winborough Boys: or, Ellerslie Park.  1 vol.  London: Routledge, 1872.
  27. Henry Cadwallader Adams.  The Doctor's Birthday: or, The Force of Example. A Third Tale of Charlton School.  1 vol.  London: Routledge, 1873.
  28. Henry Cadwallader Adams.  Walter's Friend: or, Big Boys and Little Ones. A Fourth Tale of Charlton School.  1 vol.  London: Routledge, 1873.
  29. Henry Cadwallader Adams.  The Chief of the School: or, Schoolboy Ambition. A Tale of Nethercourt.  1 vol.  London: Routledge, 1874.
  30. Henry Cadwallader Adams.  Wroxby College: or, The Luscombe Prize. A Tale of Boy Life..  1 vol.  London: Routledge, 1874.
  31. H. W. Green.  Walter Lee: A Story of Marlborough College.  2 vol.  London: Sampson Low, 1876.
  32. Henry Cadwallader Adams.  The Boys of Westonbury: or, The Monitorial System.  1 vol.  London: Routledge, 1878.
  33. Henry Cadwallader Adams.  The Lost Rifle: or, Schoolboy Faction. A Second Tale of Nethercourt.  1 vol.  London: Routledge, 1880.
  34. Henry Cadwallader Adams.  School-Days at Kingscourt: A Tale fo 1803.  1 vol.  London: Routledge, 1881.
  35. Henry Cadwallader Adams.  Who Did It?: or, Holmwood Priory.  1 vol.  London: Griffith and Farran, 1881.
  36. Anthony Trollope.  Dr. Wortle's School: A Novel.  2 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1881.
  37. F. Anstey.  Vice Versa: or, A Lesson to Fathers.  1 vol.  London: Smith, Elder, 1882.
  38. Lewis Hough.  Dr. Jolliffe's Boys: A Tale of Weston School.  1 vol.  London: Blackie, 1884.
  39. Talbot Baines Reed.  "Follow my Leader": or, The Boys of Templeton. A School Story.  1 vol.  London: Cassell, 1885.
  40. Henry Cadwallader Adams.  Charlie Lucken at School and College.  1 vol.  London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1886.
  41. Henry Cadwallader Adams.  Who was Philip?: A Tale of Public School Life.  1 vol.  London: Griffith and Farran, 1886.
  42. Talbot Baines Reed.  The Willoughby Captains: A School Story.  1 vol.  London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1887.
  43. Talbot Baines Reed.  The Fifth Form at St. Dominic's.  1 vol.  London: R.T.S., 1887.
  44. Talbot Baines Reed.  My Friend Smith: A Story of School and City Life.  1 vol.  London: R.T.S., 1889.
  45. George Manville Fenn.  Burr Junior: His Struggles and Studies at Old Browne's School.  1 vol.  London: Griffith and Farran, 1891.
  46. Talbot Baines Reed.  The Cock-house at Fellsgarth.  1 vol.  London: R.T.S., 1893.
  47. Talbot Baines Reed.  The Master of the Shell.  1 vol.  London: R.T.S., 1894.
  48. Horace Gordon Hutchinson.  Peter Steele, the Cricketer.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1895.
  49. Charles Harold Avery.  The School's Honour and Other Stories.  1 vol.  London: Sunday School Union, 1895.
  50. Charles Harold Avery.  An Old Boy's Yarns: or, School Tales for Past and Present Boys.  1 vol.  London: Cassell, 1895.
  51. Henry Cadwallader Adams.  School and University: or, Dolph Woolward.  1 vol.  London: Routledge, 1896.
  52. Charles Harold Avery.  A Boy all Over.  1 vol.  London: Sampson Low, 1896.
  53. Charles Harold Avery.  Frank's First Term: or, Making a Man of Him.  1 vol.  Edinburgh: Nelson and Sons, 1896.
  54. Fred Whishaw.  Gubbins Minor and Some Other Fellows: A Story of School Life.  1 vol.  London: Griffith and Farran, 1897.
  55. Eden Phillpotts.  The Human Boy.  1 vol.  London: Methuen, 1899.
  56. Rudyard Kipling.  Stalky and Co..  1 vol.  London: Macmillan, 1899.
  57. Charles Harold Avery.  The Dormitory Flag.  1 vol.  Edinburgh: Nelson and Sons, 1899.
  58. Charles Harold Avery.  Stolen or Strayed.  1 vol.  Edinburgh: Nelson and Sons, 1899.
  59. Charles Harold Avery.  The Triple Alliance: Its Trials and Triumphs.  1 vol.  Edinburgh: Nelson and Sons, 1899.
  60. A. W. Clarke.  Jaspar Tristram: A Story.  1 vol.  London: William Heinemann, 1899.
  61. Charles Harold Avery.  Mobsley's Mohicans: A Tale of Two Terms.  1 vol.  Edinburgh: Nelson and Sons, 1900.
  62. Charles Harold Avery.  Heads or Tails: The Story of a Friendship.  1 vol.  Edinburgh: Nelson and Sons, 1901.
  63. Charles Harold Avery.  A Toast-Fag: And Other Stories.  1 vol.  Edinburgh: Nelson and Sons, 1901.
  64. Robert Stanly Warren Bell.  Tales of Greyhouse.  1 vol.  London: George Newnes, 1901.