Letters from Yorick to Eliza

This is an image of the title of the chapbook with an illustration of a bow and arrows in black and white.

Letters From Yorick to Eliza Author: Laurence SternePublisher: G. Nicholson and Co.Publication Year: 1796Language: EnglishBook Dimensions: 8cm x 13cm. Pages: 26University of […]

The Witch of Ravensworth

This image is of the title page of volume one of The Witch of Ravensworth. It includes the full title in large font, the author, the volume number, and the publishing information. The title is underlined in pencil.

The Witch of Ravensworth: A Romance Author: George BrewerPublisher: J. F. HughesPublication Year: 1808Language: EnglishBook Dimensions: 2 volumes, each 10.5cm x 16.5cmPages: […]

The Horrors of the Secluded Castle

The Horrors of the Secluded Castle: Or Virtue Triumphant; Containing an Interesting Narrative of the Captivity of Anna, the Fair Orphan: Including […]

Tales of Terror!: Or, More Ghosts

Tales of Terror! Or, More Ghosts. Forming a Complete Phantasmagoria. Author: UnknownPublisher: Ann Lemoine, J. RoePublication Year: 1802Language: EnglishBook Dimensions: 11cm x […]

Eliza: Or the Unhappy Nun

Eliza: Or the Unhappy Nun: Exemplifying the Unlimited Tyranny Exercised by the Abbots and Abbesses Over the Ill-fated Victims of Their Malice […]

The Champion of Virtue

This image is of the title page of The Champion of Virtue: A Gothic Story. The name of the story is printed in large, capital black letters and centered on the page. Right below the story’s title, “by the Editor of the Phoenix” is printed, with “Editor” and “Phoenix” in large typeface and all other words standard size. “A translation of Barclay’s Argenis” is printed below the credit to the author. This is followed by a Latin quote: “Ficta Voluptatis caula lint proxima veris. Horace.” “A new edition” is italicized below, followed by the publication company and 1795.

The Champion of Virtue: A Gothic Story Author: Clara ReevePublisher: A. Cleugh, W. PhorsonPublication Year: 1795Language: EnglishBook Dimensions: 10.5cm x 16cmPages: 192University […]

The Royal and Noble Lovers

The Royal and Noble Lovers: Or, the History of the Great Earl of Essex and Queen Elizabeth Author: UnknownPublisher: Ann Lemoine and […]

The Commodore’s Daughter

Author: Benjamin Barker; Publication: 1847

Where one end is tied, another frays. With its twists and turns, this transatlantic tale recounts
heartbreak, love, desire, and greed.

Cordelia

Cordelia, Or a Romance of Real Life Author: Sophia King FortnumPublisher: Minerva PressPublication Year: 1799Language: EnglishBook Dimensions: 11cm x 18cmPages: 212University of […]

The Affecting History of Caroline

Author: Unknown; Publication: 1805

A story of love and tragedy, this chapbook features plagiarized excerpts from Charlotte Smith’s 1789 novel “Ethelinde.”