Results for General Fiction + 1st Books/1st Novels + 19th Century, set in UK (Britain) & Ireland

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  • Death and Mr. Pickwick
    Stephen Jarvis
    Paperback: 06/14/2016
    A vast, richly imagined, Dickensian work about the rough-and-tumble world that produced an author who defined ...
  • The Strings of Murder
    Oscar de Muriel
    Hardcover: 05/03/2016
    The brutal slaying of a violinist in his home in 1888 sparks a locked room murder mystery investigated by two ...
  • The Convictions of John Delahunt
    Andrew Hughes
    Paperback: 05/03/2016
    Based on true events that convulsed Victorian Ireland, The Convictions of John Delahunt is the tragic tale of ...
  • Mrs. Engels
    Gavin McCrea
    Paperback: 10/13/2015
    Very little is known about Lizzie Burns, the illiterate Irishwoman and longtime lover of Frederick Engels, ...
  • The Watchmaker of Filigree Street
    Natasha Pulley
    Paperback: 07/14/2015
    A sweeping, atmospheric narrative that takes the reader on an unexpected journey through Victorian London, ...
  • Hyde
    Daniel Levine
    Paperback: 04/07/2015
    A reimagining of The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde from the monster's perspective, Hyde makes a...
  • Red Sky in Morning
    Paul Lynch
    Paperback: 10/21/2014
    Language and landscape combine powerfully in this tense exploration of life and death, parts of which are ...

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