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Foster, Shirley Victorian women's fiction: marriage, freedom and the individual.
London and Sydney: Croom Helm, 1986. 0709949146. 240 p. Paperback. Fine. Concerned mainly with the lives and novels of Dinah Mulock Craik, Charlotte Brontė, Elizabeth Sewell, Elizabeth Gaskell and George Eliot. (Book ref. 232)   £15.00
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Yonge, Charlotte Mary (1823-1901) Unknown to history: a story of the captivity of Mary of Scotland. Illustrated by W. Hennessy.
London: Macmillan and Co., 1924.. 8vo. Frontispiece + 589 + catalogue 3 p. With 4 illustrations by Hennessy. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. Binding rather worn and lacking free front endpaper, otherwise a fair copy. First published 1882. Historical novel. (Book ref. 116)   £10.00
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Yonge, Charlotte Mary (1823-1901) Under the storm; or, Steadfast's charge. With six full-page illustrations [by Francis Barraud].
London: National Society's Depository, [1887?].. 8vo. Frontispiece + 287 + catalogue [8] p. Red cloth with front featuring image of a cavalier on hoseback and psine a child in a hooded cloak. A most attractive binding. Slight wear to spine, some staining on endpapers. First published 1887. Historical novel of family life, set during the English Civil War, written for children. (Book ref. 115)   £15.00
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Yonge, Charlotte Mary (1823-1901) The young stepmother. Reprinted 1891. Illustrated by Marian Huxley.
London: Macmillan and Co., 1891.. 8vo. Frontispiece + 430 + catalogues 2, 44 p. With 3 illustrations. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. A fine copy. First published in the Monthly Packet, 1856-60. Family novel. (Book ref. 117)   £30.00
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Yonge, Charlotte Mary (1823-1901) The trial: more links of the daisy chain. 3rd ed., reprinted 1895. Illustrated by J. Priestman Atkinson.
London: Macmillan and Co., 1895.. 8vo. Frontispiece + 365 + catalogues 2, [4], 56 p. With frontispiece and 2 illustrations. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. In fine condition. First published in Monthly Packet, 1862-4. Family novel, a sequel to The daisy chain, touching on many moral and social issues. (Book ref. 114)   £30.00
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Yonge, Charlotte Mary (1823-1901) The three brides. Illustrated by Adrian Stokes.
London: Macmillan and Co., 1889.. 8vo. Frontispiece + 336 + catalogues [2], 55 p. With 3 illustrations. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. Spine slightly worn and loose, some pencil scribbling on a few pages. First published in the Monthly Packet, 1874-6. Family novel. (Book ref. 113)   £20.00
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Yonge, Charlotte Mary (1823-1901) The slaves of Sabinus: jew and gentile. With 5 full-page illustrations [by C. J. Staniland].
London: National Society's Depository, [1890].. 8vo. Frontispiece + 246 + catalogue 12 + [4] p. Light brown cloth with spine and front featuring images of Romans. In the National Society's series of 'Books for prizes and rewards'. A most attractive binding. Cover a little grubby and some staining to pages. First published 1890. Historical novel of Romans times, wirtten for children. (Book ref. 112)   £15.00
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Yonge, Charlotte Mary (1823-1901) The little duke; or, Richard the fearless. Frontispiece by T. Cuneo.
London: Sheldon Press, 1931.. 8vo. 160 + catalogue 'Books for boys and girls' 16 p. With 7 plates. Red cloth with illustration of child riding a horse by a castle. Slight wear to spine; endpaper bears stamp of St. Clements Church, Neyland, Sunday School. First published in Monthly Packet, 1851. Historical novel for younger readers. (Book ref. 105)   £10.00
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Yonge, Charlotte Mary (1823-1901) The Lances of Lynwood. New ed., reprinted 1902. Illustrated by J. B.
London: Macmillan and Co., 1902.. 8vo. 264 + catalogue 32 p. With 7 plates. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. Slight tear to binding, one plate detached. First published in Monthly Packet, 1853-4. Historical novel for younger readers. Several of the plates seem rather disturbing for younger readers: one shows dead men hanging from trees; in another, the child in bed is surrounded by giant black cats. (Book ref. 104)   £15.00
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Yonge, Charlotte Mary (1823-1901) The heir of Redclyffe. Reprinted 1894. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
London: Macmillan and Co., 1894.. 8vo. Frontispiece + 463 + catalogues 4, 48 p. With 4 illustrations by Greenaway. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. A nice copy. First published 1853. Her most renowned novel, a bestseller demonstrating the virtues of Tractarian piety. The illustrations by Greenaway are most attractive and typical of her style. (Book ref. 101)   £20.00
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Yonge, Charlotte Mary (1823-1901) The dove in the eagle's nest. 2nd ed., with illustrations, reprinted 1899. Illustrated by W. J. Hennessy.
London: Macmillan and Co., 1899.. 8vo. Frontispiece + 293 + catalogue 6 p. With 3 illustrations by Hennessy. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. Fine condition. First published 1866. Historical novel set in the fifteenth century. (Book ref. 96)   £10.00
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Yonge, Charlotte Mary (1823-1901) The daisy chain; or, Aspirations: a family chronicle. Reprinted 1899. Illustrated by J. Priestman Atkinson.
London: Macmillan and Co. Limited, 1899.. 8vo. Frontispiece + 594 + catalogue 6 p. With frontispiece and 3 illustrations. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. In fine condition. First published 1856. Family novel, one of her finest and best-known, touching on many moral and social issues. (Book ref. 99)   £30.00
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Yonge, Charlotte Mary (1823-1901) The clever woman of the family. Illustrated by Adrian Stokes.
London: Macmillan and Co. Limited, 1902.. 8vo. Frontispiece + 367 + catalogue 32 p. With 5 illustrations. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. In fine condition. With bookplate of F.E. Chambres. First published 1865. Family novel, touching on many moral and social issues. (Book ref. 93)   £25.00
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Yonge, Charlotte Mary (1823-1901) The chaplet of pearls. New ed., reprinted 1894. Illustrated by W. J. Hennessy.
London: Macmillan and Co., 1894.. 8vo. Frontispiece + 364 + catalogues 8, 52 p. With 3 illustrations by Hennessy. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. Fine condition. First published 1868. Historical novel set in the sixteenth century. (Book ref. 94)   £15.00
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Yonge, Charlotte Mary (1823-1901) The Carbonels. Illustrated by W. S. Stacey.
London: National Society's Depository, [1895?].. 8vo. Frontispiece + 270 + catalogue 16 p. With 5 illustrations by Stacey. Turquoise cloth with spine and front featuring images of a young woman of the period. In the National Society's series of 'Books for prizes and rewards'. A most attractive binding. Fine condition. First published 1895. Historical novel of family life set in the 1820s, wirtten for children. (Book ref. 95)   £25.00
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Yonge, Charlotte Mary (1823-1901) Scenes and characters; or, Eighteen months at Beechcroft. 5th ed. Illustrated by W. J. Hennessy.
London: Macmillan and Co., 1889.. 8vo. Frontispiece + 316 + catalogue 4 p. With 4 illustrations by Hennessy. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. Spine a little worn and faded. First published 1847. Novel of family life. (Book ref. 111)   £20.00
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Yonge, Charlotte Mary (1823-1901) My young Alcides: a faded photograph. Illustrated by Adrian Stokes.
London: Macmillan and Co., 1889.. 8vo. Frontispiece + 376 + catalogues [4], 47 p. With frontispiece and 3 illustrations. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. Very slight wear to spine, otherwise a fine copy. First published 1875. Family novel, based on the Hercules myth. (Book ref. 108)   £30.00
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Yonge, Charlotte Mary (1823-1901) Magnum bonum; or, Mother Carey's brood. New ed., 1889. Illustrated by W. J. Hennessy.
London: Macmillan and Co., 1889.. 8vo. Frontispiece + 468 + catalogues [4], 55 p. With 4 illustrations by Hennessy. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. Frontispiece and title stained, otherwise a nice copy. First published in Monthly Packet, 1877-9. Novel of family life. (Book ref. 107)   £20.00
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Yonge, Charlotte Mary (1823-1901) Love and life: an old story in eighteenth century costume. [2nd ed.] (Novels and tales by Charlotte M. Yonge, vol. 18).
London: Macmillan and Co., 1882.. 8vo. Frontispiece + 426 + catalogue [2] p. With illustrations by W. J. Hennessy. Olive cloth with gilt lettering. Spine slightly worn, otherwise a nice copy. First published 1880. (Book ref. 106)   £20.00
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Yonge, Charlotte Mary (1823-1901) Hopes and fears; or, Scenes from the life of a spinster. Reprinted 1899. Illustrated by Herbert Gandy.
London: Macmillan and Co. Limited, 1899.. 8vo. Frontispiece + 569 + catalogues 2, 32 p. With frontispiece and 2 additional illustrations. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. Binding slightly worn, otherwise a nice copy. First published 1860. Family novel with strong female characters, touching on many moral and social issues. (Book ref. 103)   £20.00
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