The Edward T. LeBlanc Memorial Dime Novel Bibliography

Series - Adelphi Series

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Publisher: F. M. Lupton (New York (N.Y.): 72-76 Walker St.) -- United States
Category: Format : Reprint Library
Issues: 31 (highest number seen advertised; see notes below regarding possible #65)
Dates: 1890's (Started 1891, exact end date unknown)
Schedule: Unknown
Price: 25ยข
Size: 7 x 4 3/4"
Pages: 400 to 500
Illustrations: None
Publisher's Blurb: "The series embraces the complete works of Charles Dickens, W. M. Thackeray and George Eliot. Each book is one large octavo volume of from 400 to 500 pages, printed from large type on good paper and bound in handsome paper covers. The best paper covered edition of these standard authors on the market."
Notes / Commentary: Listing taken from Elite Series #9 dated March 16, 1892. Dates for #1 and #14 taken from online bookseller listings. LeBlanc listing has handwritten note indicating that Library of Congress has #65, Nicholas Nickleby; since this title is also part of the series as #1, a second listing for that title has not been added here pending further investigation.
Primary Data Source: LeBlanc
Data Entry Status: Done, With Gaps


1. Nicholas Nickleby
2. David Copperfield
3. Martin Chuzzlewit
4. The Pickwick Papers
5. Bleak House
6. Little Dorrit
7. Dombey & Son
8. Our Mutual Friend
9. Adelphi Series, no. 9 (Oliver Twist and 2 more items)
10. Adelphi Series, no. 10 (The Old Curiosity Shop and 1 more item)
11. Adelphi Series, no. 11 (A Tale of Two Cities and 1 more item)
12. Adelphi Series, no. 12 (Barnaby Rudge and 1 more item)
13. Great Expectations, The Uncommercial Traveler, and Miscellaneous (Great Expectations and 1 more item)
14. Christmas Stories and Reprinted Pieces (Christmas Stories and 1 more item)
15. A Child's History of England and Miscellaneous
16. Adelphi Series, no. 16 (Vanity Fair and 1 more item)
17. The History of Pendennis
18. The Virginians
19. The Newcomes
20. Adelphi Series, no. 20 (The Adventures of Philip. A Shabby Genteel Story and 1 more item)
21. Henry Esmond, Barry Lyndon, and Denis Duval
22. The Roundabout Papers, Four Georges, etc.
23. The Paris Sketch Book, Irish Sketch Book, etc.
24. The Book of Snobs, Great Hogarty Diamond, etc.
25. Burlesques, Yellowplush Papers, etc.
26. Middlemarch
27. Adelphi Series, no. 27 (Daniel Deronda and 1 more item)
28. Romola, The Spanish Gipsy and Brother Jacob (Romola and 2 more items)
29. Adam Bede, Poems and Essays
30. The Mill on the Floss, Silas Marner and Theophrastus Such (The Mill on the Floss and 2 more items)
31. Felix Holt, the Radical and Scenes of a Clerical Life

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