Periodical Information At the Circulating Library

Periodical: The Family Herald

History: Full title is The Family Herald: or, Useful Information and Amusement for the Million. Published weekly on Saturdays, price 1d. Published by George Biggs until his death in 1859 then by William Stevens.

References: British Library; "Geroge Biggs and the 'Family Herald'," Bookseller (4 November 1893)

Novels and short stories serialized in The Family Herald:

  1. Harriet Maria Smythies. Fitzherbert. 25 July-31 October 1857 (weekly).
  2. Mrs. M. A. Bird. The Hawkshawes. 2 May-27 June 1857 (weekly).
  3. Frances E. M. Notley. Olive Varcoe. 2 May-24 October 1868 (weekly).
  4. Frances E. M. Notley. Family Pride. 7 May-1 November 1870 (weekly).
  5. Charlotte M. Brame. Dora Thorne. 16 September-9 December 1871 (weekly).
  6. Mary Cecil Hay. Victor and Vanquished. 4 May-7 September 1872 (weekly).
  7. Margaret Wolfe Hungerford. "Löys, Lord Berresford." Lo˙s, Lord Berresford, and Other Tales. 18 January-8 February 1873 (weekly).
  8. Frederick William Robinson. Her Face was her Fortune. 3 May-11 October 1873 (weekly).
  9. Mary Cecil Hay. "Known by its Fruit." Brenda Yorke, and Other Tales. 31 May-19 July 1873 (weekly).
  10. Mary Cecil Hay. Old Myddelton's Money. 2 May-12 September 1874 (weekly).
  11. Mary Cecil Hay. The Squire's Legacy. 1 May-26 October 1875 (weekly).
  12. Mary Cecil Hay. Nora's Love Test. 6 May-30 September 1876 (weekly).
  13. Mary Cecil Hay. For Her Dear Sake. 1 November 1879-10 April 1880 (weekly).
  14. Eliza Margaret von Booth. My Lady Coquette. 29 May-18 September 1880 (weekly).
  15. Frances E. M. Notley. Red Riding Hood. 6 May-7 October 1882 (weekly).
  16. Arnold Gray. Wild Warringtons. 6 January-5 May 1883 (weekly).
  17. Frank Barrett. Little Lady Linton. 8 December 1883-8 March 1884 (weekly).
  18. Florence Warden. A Dog with a Bad Name. 21 June-25 October 1884 (weekly).
  19. Mary Cecil Hay. Lester's Secret. 1 November 1884-21 March 1885 (weekly).
  20. Effie Adelaide Maria Albanesi. Margery Daw. 7 November 1885-23 January 1886 (weekly).
  21. Arnold Gray. Periwinkle. 18 December 1886-23 April 1887 (weekly).
  22. Mary Jemima Albert. A Hidden Terror. 6 November 1886-5 February 1887 (weekly).
  23. Ellen Baseley. Sweet Anna Greyson. 26 November 1887-21 January 1888 (weekly).
  24. Mary H. Folkard. Love will Find Out the Way. 26 May-1 September 1888 (weekly).
  25. Adeline Sergeant. A Life Sentence. 9 March-13 July 1889 (weekly).
  26. Caroline Emily Cameron. Lord Elwyn's Daughter. 23 March-22 June 1889 (weekly).
  27. Caroline Emily Cameron. Proved Unworthy. 31 May-30 August 1890 (weekly).
  28. Mary H. Folkard. Paid in Full. 6 December 1890-14 March 1891 (weekly).
  29. Gertrude Warden. The Haunted House at Kew. 3 December 1892-25 February 1893 (weekly).
  30. Caroline Emily Cameron. An Unselfish Woman. 23 September-30 December 1893 (weekly).
  31. Effie Adelaide Maria Albanesi. My Pretty Jane. 9 September-9 December 1893 (weekly).
  32. Gertrude Warden. Five Old Maids. 4 August-27 October 1894 (weekly).
  33. Gertrude Warden. Her Fairy Prince. [?] July-5 October 1895 (weekly).
  34. Effie Adelaide Maria Albanesi. A Faithful Traitor. 21 December 1895-21 March 1896 (weekly).
  35. Gertrude Warden. An Angel of Evil. 24 October 1896-9 January 1897 (weekly).