The Edward T. LeBlanc Memorial Dime Novel Bibliography

Series - American Novelists' Series

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Alternate Title: Lovell's American Novelists' Series
Publisher: John W. Lovell Co. (New York (N.Y.): 150 Worth St., Cor. Mission Place) -- United States
Category: Format : Reprint Library
Issues: 54 (Highest number seen advertised)
Dates: June 1889 to July 1890
Schedule: Weekly
Price: 25ยข
Size: 7 x 4 3/4"
Pages: 150
Physical Description: LeBlanc examined no. 53. Design cover series title at the top. No. date and price beneath. Book title centered in blue printing. Author named in a wide ribbon beneath. Company imprint to the left. "Issued Weekly" at bottom right.
Notes / Commentary: The original LeBlanc listing only included no. 53. Nos. 1-16 were added based on a listing on page 667 of the December 1, 1889 American Bookseller. Nos. 17-26 added based on a listing on page 187 of the January 25, 1890 Publishers' Weekly. Nos. 27-29 and 43 were added based on an entry in The Annual American Catalogue 1890. Nos. 30-34, 41-42, 44 and 46-52 added based on an advertisement in the back of a Lovell edition of The Two Duchesses by A. Mathey (found in Google Books). Nos. 35, 37 and 47 were added based on a listing on page 323 of the December 15, 1890 issue of The Newsdealer. Nos. 36 and 39 were added based on a listing on page 221 of the October, 1890 issue of The Newsdealer. Nos. 38 and 40 were added based on a listing on page 309 of the June 15, 1890 The American Bookseller. No. 45 was added based on a listing on the cover of the June 28, 1890 Publishers' Weekly. No. 54 was added based on a listing on page 289 of the December 1, 1890 issue of The Newsdealer.
Primary Data Source: LeBlanc
Data Entry Status: Done, With Gaps


1. A Social Diplomat
2. The Golden Dog. A Story of Quebec in the 18th Century
3. Enemies Born
4. Slaves of the Ring
5. Sunlight and Gloom
6. A Death-Bed Marriage
7. The Secret of a Birth
8. A Dreadful Temptation; or, A Young Wife's Ambition
9. Queenie's Terrible Secret; or, A Young Girl's Strange Fate
10. Jacquelina
11. Guy Kenmore's Wife; or, Her Mother's Secret
12. A Sister's Sacrifice
13. How He Won Her
14. Entrapped
15. Clarice
16. Luck in Disguise
17. Great Britain through American Spectacles
18. A Legal Wreck
19. A Daughter of St. Peter's
20. In the Toils
21. Countess Vera; or, The Oath of Vengeance
22. Bonnie Dora; or, Winning the Heir
23. The Rose and The Lily; or, Love Wins Love
24. Little Golden's Daughter; or, The Dream of a Life Time
25. The Bride of the Tomb; or, Lancelot Darling's Betrothed
26. An Old Man's Darling
27. An Awakening
28. Six Months in Mexico
29. Ten Days in a Mad-house
30. A Brooklyn Bachelor
31. The Bachelor Girl
32. The Minister's Secret
33. Hidden for Years
34. The Portrait
35. On the Heights of Himalay
36. Her Nurse's Vengeance
37. Stranger Than Fiction. A Sensational Novel of Startling Interest.
38. An Ocular Delusion
39. Saved by the Sword
40. The New Evadne
41. Pemberton; or, One Hundred Years Ago
42. Stella the Star
43. Wild Margaret
44. Countess Isabel
45. Papa's Own Girl
46. $5000 Reward
47. The Forced Marriage
48. A Girl Hero; or, The Plottings of Hate
49. The Waif of the Storm
50. A Letter
51. Discarded; or, Thrown on the World
52. A Blighted Life
53. Irene; or, A Young Man's Folly
54. The Upper Ten: A Novel of the Snobocracy

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