Year Information At the Circulating Library

Titles published in the year 1856:

  1. Charles Warren Adams.  Randal Vaughan: or, Self in Self-Sacrifice.  2 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  2. Henry Cadwallader Adams.  The First of June: or, Schoolboy Rivalry. A Second Tale of Charlton School.  1 vol.  London: Rivingtons.
  3. Mrs. Alexander.  Agnes Waring: An Autobiography.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  4. Mrs. Alexander.  The Happy Cottage: A Tale of Summer's Sunshine.  1 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  5. Anonymous.  Deverell: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall.
  6. Anonymous.  Colonel Biron: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  7. Anonymous.  Life's Chances: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  8. Anonymous.  Richard Embleton: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  9. Anonymous.  Rank and Beauty: or, The Young Baroness: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  10. Anonymous.  Laura Gay: A Novel.  2 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  11. Anonymous.  Claude de Vesci: or, The Ancient Patrimony. A Tale.  2 vol.  London: Bell and Daldy.
  12. Anonymous.  Poisoners and Propagandists: or, A Developed Age. A Tale.  2 vol.  London: Charles Westerton.
  13. Francis Claudius Armstrong.  The Young Commander: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  14. Frederick Arnold.  Alfred Leslie: A Story of Glasgow Life.  1 vol.  Glasgow: Thomas Murray and Son.
  15. R. M. Ballantyne.  Snowflakes and Sunbeams: or, The Young Fur-Traders.  1 vol.  Edinburgh: Nelson and Sons.
  16. Capt. Sir Edward Belcher.  Horatio Howard Brenton: A Naval Novel.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  17. John Richard Digby Beste.  Modern Society in Rome.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  18. Archibald Boyd.  The Crown Ward.  3 vol.  London: Bentley.
  19. Edward Bradley.  Tales of College Life.  1 vol.  London: C. H. Clarke.
  20. Mary Isabella Irwin Brotherton.  Arthur Brandon: A Novel.  2 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  21. Selina Bunbury.  Our Own Story: or, The History of Magdalene and Basil St. Pierre.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  22. Lady Charlotte Bury.  The Lady of Fashion.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  23. Elizabeth Rundle Charles.  The Cripple of Antioch and Other Scenes from Christian Life in Early Times.  1 vol.  London: James Nisbet.
  24. Lady Chatterton.  Compensation: A Story of Real Life Thirty Years Ago.  2 vol.  London: John W. Parker.
  25. Wilkie Collins.  After Dark.  2 vol.  London: Smith, Elder.
  26. William John Conybeare.  Perversion: or, The Causes and Consequences of Infidelity. A Tale for the Times.  3 vol.  London: Smith, Elder.
  27. Dudley Costello.  The Joint-Stock Banker: A Tale of the Day.  1 vol.  London: J. and C. Brown.
  28. Dinah Marie Craik.  John Halifax, Gentleman.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  29. Capt. Henry Curling.  Edith Frankheart: or, The Baronet's Daughter.  3 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley.
  30. Wilfrid East.  Maurice Elvington: or, One Out of Suits with Fortune.  3 vol.  London: Smith, Elder.
  31. Sarah Stickney Ellis.  The Mother's Mistake.  1 vol.  London: Houlston and Wright.
  32. Stephen Watson Fullom.  The Man of the World: or, The Vanities of the Day.  3 vol.  London: Skeet.
  33. A. M. Goodrich.  The Myrtle and the Heather: A Tale.  2 vol.  London: John W. Parker.
  34. Catherine Gore.  A Life's Lesson: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  35. James Grant.  Harry Ogilvie: or, The Black Dragoons.  1 vol.  London: Routledge.
  36. Josepha Heath Gulston.  Young Singleton.  2 vol.  London: Smith, Elder.
  37. Professor H..  The Letter and the Spirit: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  38. Friedrich Wilhelm Hacklšnder.  The Old Monastery: A Novel.  2 vol.  London: Bentley.
  39. Jane Margaret Hooper.  The House of Raby: or, Our Lady of Darkness: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall.
  40. Catherine Anne Hubback.  The Old Vicarage: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Skeet.
  41. Catherine Anne Hubback.  Agnes Milbourne: or, Foy pour Devoir.  2 vol.  London: Skeet.
  42. Henry Noel Humphreys.  Diamonds and Dust: Being Grains from the Sands of Society.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  43. Mary Jackson.  The Story of my Wardship.  3 vol.  London: Bentley.
  44. John Cordy Jeaffreson.  Isabel: The Young Wife and the Old Love.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  45. Henrietta Camilla Jenkin.  Violet Bank and Its Inmates: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  46. Geraldine Endsor Jewsbury.  The Sorrows of Gentility: A Novel.  2 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  47. Emily Jolly.  Mr. Arle: A Novel.  2 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  48. Julia Kavanagh.  Rachel Gray: A Tale Founded on Fact.  1 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  49. Annie Keary.  Mia and Charlie: or, A Week's Holiday at Rydale Rectory.  1 vol.  London: David Bogue.
  50. Capt. Brook J. Knight.  The General's Daughter.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  51. William Knighton.  Edgar Bardon: An Autobiographical Novel.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  52. L. S. Lavenu.  Erlesmere: or, Constrasts of Character.  2 vol.  London: Smith, Elder.
  53. Mark Lemon.  The Heir of Applebise, and Our Lodgers.  1 vol.  London: Bradbury and Evans.
  54. Charles Lever.  The Martins of Cro' Martin.  2 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall.
  55. Thomas Litchfield.  The Coldstreams and the Musqueteers: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  56. Max Lyle.  Fair Oaks: or, The Experiences of Arnold Osborne, M.D..  2 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley.
  57. Rosina Bulwer Lytton.  Very Successful!: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Whittaker.
  58. Catherine Charlotte Maberly.  Leonora.  3 vol.  London: Smith, Elder.
  59. Daniel Owen Madden.  The Mildmayes: or, The Clergyman's Secret. A Story of Twenty Years Ago.  3 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall.
  60. Anne Marsh.  Evelyn Marston.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  61. Colburn Mayne.  Madeline Clare: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  62. Julia Melville.  Old Memories: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  63. George Meredith.  The Shaving of Shagpat: An Arabian Entertainment.  1 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall.
  64. Eustace Mitford.  The Wilderness of the World: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  65. Susanna Moodie.  The Monctons: A Novel.  2 vol.  London: Bentley.
  66. Albert Julius Mott.  Amberhill: A Novel.  2 vol.  London: Smith, Elder.
  67. Edward Hungerford Elers Napier.  The Linesman: or, Service in the Guards and the Line.  3 vol.  London: George W. Hyde.
  68. Emma Newby.  Sunshine and Shadow: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  69. John Henry Newman.  Callista: A Sketch of the Third Century.  1 vol.  London: James Burns.
  70. Emilia Norris.  Henry Lyle: or, Life and Existance.  2 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall.
  71. Margaret Oliphant.  Zaidee: A Romance.  3 vol.  Edinburgh: Blackwood.
  72. Octavia Oliphant.  Frirwin: A Novel.  2 vol.  London: Hope.
  73. Margaret Oliphant.  Christian Melville.  1 vol.  London: David Bogue.
  74. Henry Owgan.  Out on the World: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  75. Harriet Parr.  Kathie Brande: A Fire Side History of a Quiet Life.  2 vol.  London: Smith, Elder.
  76. Mrs. Parry.  Olive Hastings: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  77. Margaret Agnes Paul.  Dorothy: A Tale.  1 vol.  London: John W. Parker.
  78. Margaret Agnes Paul.  DeCressy: A Tale.  1 vol.  London: John W. Parker.
  79. Lady Emily Ponsonby.  The Young Lord: A Novel.  2 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  80. Noell Radecliffe.  Diana Wynyard.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  81. Charles Reade.  It is Never too Late to Mend: A Matter of Fact Romance.  3 vol.  London: Bentley.
  82. Capt. Mayne Reid.  The Quadroon: or, A Lover's Adventures in Louisiana.  3 vol.  London: George W. Hyde.
  83. James Reynolds.  Eveleen.  3 vol.  London: Smith, Elder.
  84. Charlotte Elizabeth Riddell.  Zuriel's Grandchild: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  85. Emma Robinson.  The City Banker: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Routledge.
  86. William Russell.  Recollections of a Detective Police-Officer.  1 vol.  London: J. and C. Brown.
  87. William Russell.  Tales of the Coast Guard.  1 vol.  London: J. and C. Brown.
  88. William Russell.  The Marriage Settlement, and The Rose of Corail.  1 vol.  London: J. and C. Brown.
  89. Lady Scott.  The Old Gray Church: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Bentley.
  90. Elizabeth Missing Sewell.  Ivors.  2 vol.  London: Longman.
  91. Elizabeth Sara Sheppard.  The Double Coronet: A Novel.  2 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  92. Catherine Sinclair.  What Might Have Been!: or, The Old Love and the New. A Novel.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  93. Frank Smedley.  Harry Coverdale's Courtship and All That Came of It.  1 vol.  London: Virtue, Hall, and Virtue.
  94. Charlotte Smith.  The Dull Stone House.  2 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  95. Catherine Helen Spence.  Tender and True: A Colonial Tale.  2 vol.  London: Smith, Elder.
  96. James Augustus St. John.  The Ring and the Veil: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall.
  97. Charles Edward Stewart.  Oliver Cromwell: A Tale of the Civil War.  2 vol.  London: Smith, Elder.
  98. Harriet Beecher Stowe.  Dred: A Tale of the Great Dismal Swamp.  2 vol.  London: Sampson Low.
  99. Julia Cecilia Stretton.  Margaret and Her Bridesmaids: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  100. William Makepeace Thackeray.  The Memoirs of Barry Lyndon.  1 vol.  London: Bradbury and Evans.
  101. Henrietta Euphemia Tindal.  The Heirs of Blackridge Manor: A Tale of the Past and Present.  3 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall.
  102. Frances Milton Trollope.  Fashionable Life: or, Paris and London.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  103. Ellen Wallace.  Beyminstre: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Smith, Elder.
  104. Susan Bogert Warner.  Mr. Rutherford's Children.  2 vol.  London: James Nisbet.
  105. Emma Jane Worboise.  Veiled Hearts: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett.
  106. A. Wygorn.  Elsie Seymour: or, The Contrast.  3 vol.  London: T. C. Newby.
  107. Charlotte Mary Yonge.  The Daisy Chain.  2 vol.  London: John W. Parker.
  108. Charlotte Mary Yonge.  Ben Sylvester's Word.  1 vol.  London: Mozley and Co..