Periodical Information At the Circulating Library

Periodical: The Illustrated London News

History: Published weekly, price 6d. Edited by Charles Mackay (1852–59).

References: Ashley; DNCJ; The ILN Historical Archive 1842–2003; Graham Law, Indexes to Fiction in The Illustrated London News (1842-1901) and The Graphic (1869-1901) (University of Queensland, 2001)

Novels and short stories serialized in The Illustrated London News:

  1. Anthony Trollope. "The Mistletoe Bough." Tales of All Countries. Christmas Number 1861.
  2. George MacDonald. "The Giant's Heart." Adela Cathcart. 19 December 1863.
  3. Eliza Lynn Linton. "With a Silken Thread." With a Silken Thread, and Other Stories. Christmas Number 1875.
  4. Wilkie Collins. "My Lady's Money: An Episode in the Life of a Young Girl." The Haunted Hotel. Christmas Number 1877.
  5. William Black. Yolande. 6 January-30 June 1883 (weekly).
  6. James Payn. The Canon's Ward. 11 July-29 December 1883 (weekly).
  7. Charlotte Elizabeth Riddell. Berna Boyle. 5 January-26 June 1884 (weekly).
  8. Robert Edward Francillon. Ropes of Sand. 5 July-27 December 1884 (weekly).
  9. William Edward Norris. Adrian Vidal. 3 January-27 June 1885 (weekly).
  10. Robert Williams Buchanan. The Master of the Mine. 4 July-31 October 1885 (weekly).
  11. James Payn. The Heir of the Ages. 2 January-26 June 1886 (weekly).
  12. Walter Besant. The World Went Very Well Then. 3 July-25 December 1886 (weekly).
  13. Benjamin L. Farjeon. Miser Farebrother. 2 July-31 December 1887 (weekly).
  14. Bret Harte. The Crusade of the 'Excelsior'. 1 January-7 May 1887 (weekly).
  15. Walter Besant. "To Call Her Mine." To Call Her Mine, etc.. 16 May 1887 (Summer Number).
  16. William Black. The Strange Adventures of a House Boat. 7 January-30 June 1888 (weekly).
  17. Walter Besant. For Faith and Freedom. 7 July-29 December 1888 (weekly).
  18. H. Rider Haggard. Mr. Meeson's Will. 18 June 1888 (Summer Number).
  19. Wilkie Collins. Blind Love. 6 July-28 December 1889 (weekly).
  20. H. Rider Haggard. Cleopatra. 5 January-29 June 1889 (weekly).
  21. David Christie Murray. Wild Darrie. Summer Number 1889.
  22. Walter Besant. Armorel of Lyonesse. 4 January-28 June 1890 (weekly).
  23. Edwin Lester Linden Arnold. The Wonderful Adventures of Phra the Phoenician. 5 July-27 December 1890 (weekly).
  24. David Christie Murray. Only a Shadow. Christmas Number 1890.
  25. William Clark Russell. My Danish Sweetheart. 3 January-27 June 1891 (weekly).
  26. Robert Williams Buchanan. Come Live with Me, and be My Love. 10 October-26 December 1891 (weekly).
  27. Hall Caine. The Scapegoat. 4 July-3 October 1891 (weekly).
  28. Thomas Hardy. "The Son's Veto." Life's Little Ironies. December 1891 (Christmas Number).
  29. Thomas Hardy. The Well-Beloved. 1 October-17 December 1892 (weekly).
  30. H. Rider Haggard. Nada the Lily. 2 January-7 May 1892 (weekly).
  31. Arthur Conan Doyle. "A Question of Diplomacy." Round the Red Lamp. Summer Number 1892.
  32. Henry James. "Greville Fane." The Real Thing and Other Tales. 17-24 September 1892 (weekly).
  33. Walter Besant. "Peer and Heiress." In Deacon's Orders, etc.. 13 June 1892 (Summer Number).
  34. Grant Allen. "Pallinghurst Barrow." Ivan Greet's Masterpiece Etc.. 28 November 1892.
  35. Walter Besant. The Rebel Queen. 7 January-24 June 1893 (weekly).
  36. William Edward Norris. A Victim of Good Luck. 7 April-30 June 1894 (weekly).
  37. Stanley John Weyman. Under the Red Robe. 6 January-31 March 1894 (weekly).
  38. George Gissing. Eve's Ransom. 5 January-30 March 1895 (weekly).
  39. Cecily Sidgwick. A Woman with a Future. 23 November-28 December 1895 (weekly).
  40. Henry James. The Other House. 4 July-26 September 1896 (weekly).
  41. Grant Allen. "Wolverden Tower." Twelve Tales with a Headpiece, a Tailpiece, and an Intermezzo. 23 November 1896.
  42. Walter Besant. A Fountain Sealed. 2 January-27 March 1897 (weekly).
  43. H. G. Wells. "The Man Who Could Work Miracles." Tales of Space and Time. Summer Number 1898.
  44. Joseph Conrad. "Amy Foster." Typhoon, and Other Stories. 14-28 December 1901 (weekly).