British Fiction, 1800–1829

ANON. Splendour of Adversity, The (1814)

Contemporary Libraries

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Circulating Libraries:

Godwin’s Circulating Library, Upper Corner of Milsom Street, Bath. (Catalogue: 1819)
Horne’s Public Library, Queen Street, Cheapside, London. (Catalogue: 1824)
Mackay’s Edinburgh Circulating Library, 154 High Street, Edinburgh. Additions 1. (Catalogue: 1816)
A. K. Newman and Co’s Circulating Library, Minerva Office, 32 & 33 Leadenhall Street, London. Additions 1. (Catalogue: 1814)

Subscription Libraries:

Manchester Subscription Library, Manchester. (Catalogue: 1818)
Manchester Subscription Library, Manchester. Additions 1. (Catalogue: 1831)

Summary: 4 out of 17 possible Circulating Libraries; 1 out of 5 possible Subscription Libraries.
Overall: 5 out of 22 possible Libraries.

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