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Index

Adam Bede, 31, 156, 166

advocacy novels, 213223, 271

Afloat and Ashore, 66, 110

Agnes Morris; or, The Heroine of Domestic Life, 205

Agnes Sorel, 113

Aguilar, Grace, 123

Ainsworth, Harrison, 173

Alban, 218

Alida, 90

allegory, 9193

Allen Prescott, 166, 203

Alone, 91, 203

Alston, Washington, 100

Alton Locke, 220, 251

Amabel, 62

American novels. See national novels

Angela, 203

Aristotle, 36

Arlincourt, Vicomte de, 53

Arthur, Timothy Shay, 18, 21, 166, 175, 192, 215216

Austen, Jane, 37, 166, 203

authorial intrusions, 148151

autobiography, 146148

Bachelor of the Albany, The, 138, 214, 250

Balzac, Honore de, 23, 75, 155, 185, 187, 253

Barclays of Boston, The, 73

Bay Path, The, 238

Beatrice, 219

Bell, Acton. See Brontë, Ann

Bell, Currer. See Brontë, Charlotte

Bell, Mrs. Martin, 208

Belle of Washington, The, 193

Bennett, Emerson, 55, 115, 212

Berber, The, 81, 149, 155

Berenice, 146, 163, 182

Bird, Robert Montgomery, 86, 251

Blanchard, E. L., 233

Blanche Bearwood, 76

Blanche of Brandywine, 77, 155

Bleak House, 69, 73, 137

Blessington, (Lady) Marguerite, 197

Blithedale Romance, The, 142, 148, 187, 253

Blonde and Brunette, 211

Bloodstone, The, 147

Bonner, Robert, 18

Border Rover, The, 115

Bracebridge Hall, 66

Bremer, Fredrika, 23, 29, 34, 55, 101, 104, 155, 166, 171, 181182, 190191, 203205, 260

Brewster, Ann M. H., 68

Briggs, Charles F., 139

British Novelists, and Their Styles, 197198

Brontë, Ann, 170, 176, 266

Brontë, Charlotte, 23, 42, 81, 9495, 99, 193, 259, 266269

Brontë, Emily, 23, 42, 269

Brontë sisters, 96, 269

Brown, Charles Brockden, 225, 244

Bulwer, William Henry (Bulwer-Lyt-ton), 19, 23, 55, 57, 81, 9091, 123, 130, 174, 178, 228, 236237, 254

Bury, Charlotte, 55

Cabin and the Parlor, The, 222

Caleb Williams, 197

Carey, Alice, 68, 142, 156, 159, 179

Carlen, Emilie, 96, 203

Carlyle, Thomas, 27

Castle Avon, 79

Cecil, 6667

Cecil, A Peer, 6667

Charles O'Malley, 138

Charms and Counter-Charms, 170

Charvat, William, 19

Chase, Richard, 242

Chesebro’, Caroline, 77, 81, 110, 131, 155, 170, 192

Child, Lydia Maria, 113, 237238, 240

Children of the Abbey, The, 199

Christie Johnson, 86

Clarence, 77

Clark, Lewis Gaylord, 16

Clark, Willis Gaylord, 16

classical novels, 238240

Clifton, 124

Cockton, Henry, 67

Collins, Wilkie, 31, 147

comic novel, 138139

Compensation, 68

Confidential Disclosures, 52

Constance, 190

Constance Herbert, 193

Consuelo, 104

Cooke, John Esten, 73

Cooper, James Fenimore, 23, 35, 66, 70, 77, 80, 83, 88, 92, 97, 104, 106, 110111, 120, 155, 158, 197198, 214215, 226, 232, 237, 240, 243244, 253254

Cora and the Doctor, 203

Countess Ida, 80

Countess of Rudolstadt, The, 104

Country Neighborhood, The, 208

Cranford, 96

Cummins, Maria S., 110, 208, 212213, 233

Curse of Clifton, The, 208

Days of My Life, The, 147

Deerslayer, The, 158

Denison, Mary Andrews, 166

denouement, 6667, 7174, 7678

description, 109, 112119

Deserted Wife, The, 79, 135, 184

dialogue, 119122

Diary of Lady Willoughby, The, 204

Dick Turpin, the Bold Highwayman, 175

Dickens, Charles, 23, 29, 3637, 52, 59, 69, 70, 77, 86, 91, 93, 135137, 156, 162, 166, 176, 184, 210211, 219, 228, 252254

didactic novel, 215216

Dionysius of Helicarnassus, 67

Discarded Daughter, The, 135, 208

Disraeli, Benjamin, 111

Divorced, The, 55

Doctor Thorne, 204

Dollars and Sense, 156

Dombey and Son, 35, 81, 141, 145

domestic novels, 42, 201207, 271

Drad, 69, 221

Dumas, Alexandre (Père et Fils), 23, 29, 104, 111, 164, 185187, 250, 254

Dupuy, Eliza, 207

Duyckinck, Evert A., 15

Duyckinck, George L., 15

Earl’s Daughter, The, 217

Eastford, 109, 115

Edith Kinnaird, 171

El Fureidis, 233

Elder Sister, The, 203

Eliot, George, 40, 141, 160

Ellen Norbury, 212

Ellis, (Mrs.) Sarah, 203, 215, 250

Elmwood, 41

Embury, (Mrs.) Emma, 202

Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 225

Emma, 80

English Orphans, The, 127, 140

Ernest Maltravers, 150, 174

Evans, Augusta, 219

Evelyne; or, The Heart Unmasked, 51

Everett, Edward, 17

Farmingdale, 115, 265

Fashion and Famine, 212

Fashionable Life, The, 41

Fay, Theodore, 80

Fielding, Henry, 36, 149

first-person narration. See autobiography

Florence, 203

Florence Sackville, 146

Forged Will, The, 55, 212

Frank Farleigh, 139

Frankenstein, 197

French novels and novelists, 42, 51, 57, 178179, 184187, 254

Fuller, Margaret, 21, 104, 263

Galt, John, 83

Gaskell, Elizabeth, 23, 29, 96, 219, 269

Getting Along, 77, 81, 155

Gil Blas, 197

Glens, The, 251

Glenwood, 211

Godey, Louis A., 14

Godwin, William, 101, 197

Gore, (Mrs.) Catherine, 23

gothic, 201

Grace Lee, 126

Graff, Gerald, 274

Graham, George R., 16

Grantly Manor, 132, 214

Gray, Mrs., 98, 250

Grayslaer, 41, 236

Grayson, Edward, 41, 75

Greeley, Horace, 16, 213

Guy Fawkes, 173

Guy Rivers, 112

Hagar, 142, 159, 179

Hagar the Martyr, 208

Hale, Sarah J., 14, 21

Hamilton King, 77

Hampton Heights, 211

Hands Not Hearts, 61

Hard Times, 29, 77

Harland, Marion, 91, 203

Harold, the Last of the Saxon Kings, 81, 214, 237

Harry Franco, 139

Hart, John S., 18

Haven, Alice. See Neal, Alice B.

Hawkstone, 156, 214, 218219

Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 14, 17, 2324, 62, 66, 77, 9293, 132133, 142143, 148, 169, 202, 225228, 231, 233234, 240, 253254

Head of the Family, The, 122

Heart of Mabel Ware, The, 208

Hearts Unveiled, 124

Heartsease, 125

Hedge, Frederick Henry, 17

Heiress of Greenhurst, The, 146147

Heiress of Houghton, The, 208

Heirs of Derwentwater, The, 233

Helen Leeson, 210

Helen Lincoln, 41

Henry Esmond, 147, 157

Henry St. John, Gentleman, 73

Hentz, Carolyn Lee, 126, 205, 250

Herbert, William Henry, 159, 179, 239240

highly wrought novels, 207209, 271

historical novels, 201, 235241, 271

Hoffman, Charles Fenno, 41, 236

Holland, J. G., 238

Holmes, Mary Jane, 127, 140, 157, 207

Home, The, 181

Home as Found, 66, 214

Homeward Bound, 120

Horse-Shoe Robinson, 113

Hot Corn; or, Life Scenes in New York, 212

House of the Seven Gables, The, 66, 154, 157, 177, 231, 233

Household Mysteries, 41, 183

Howard Pinckney, 57, 77

Howitt, Mary, 123

Hugo, 92

Hugo, Victor, 23, 185, 211, 254

Hunchback of Notre Dame, The, 24, 185

Hungerford, James, 123

Hypatia, 31, 61, 68

Ida May, 79

Ida Norman, 123

Image of His Father, The, 139

India, 174

individualizing, 8890

Inez, 219

Ingraham, Joseph Holt, 66, 236

Initials, The, 250

interest, 42, 7176, 8081, 8385, 271274

Ironthorpe, the Pioneer Preacher, 115

Irving, Washington, 66

Isa, 170, 192

Isabella Grey, 204

Israel Potter, 42

It Is Never Too Late to Learn, 112

Ivanhoe, 197

James, G. P. R., 23, 76, 85, 89, 95, 111, 113, 123, 143, 145, 175176, 237238, 251

James Mountjoy, 81

Jane Eyre, 24, 55, 94, 96, 99100, 146, 182, 214, 266268

Jewsbury, (Miss) Geraldine, 23, 191, 193

John, 96

Judd, Sylvester, 121, 133, 202

Julia Howard, 61, 208

Kaloolah, 58

Kate Aylesford, 143

Katherine Ashton, 204

Kathie Brande, 204

Kavanagh, 46, 6768, 76, 149, 155, 157, 202

Kavanagh, Julia, 126, 155

Kennedy, John Pendleton, 113, 252

Kimball, Richard B., 68, 202

Kingsley, Charles, 31, 61, 6768, 7375, 77, 113, 215, 219

Kirkland, Caroline, 1718, 2021, 165

Kock, Paul de, 87, 185, 187

La Dame aux Camelias, 186

La Dame aux Perles, 186

Lady Alice; or, The New Una, 67, 92, 171, 218, 226227

Lafitte: The Pirate of the Gulf, 66, 236

Lamartine, Alphonse de, 52

Lamplighter, The, 110, 123, 155, 159, 208, 212213

Laneton Parsonage, 81

Last of the Barons, The, 81, 178

Lawrie Todd, 83

Leather Stocking and Silk, 62

Lee, Eliza Buckminster, 203

Lélia, 76, 184

Lever, Charles, 138

Light and Darkness, 182

Linda, 205

Linwoods, The, 207

Lippard, George, 77, 155

Little Coin, Much Care, 123

Little Dorritt, 7778, 157

Live and Let Live, 47, 140

local color, 109, 115119

Lone Dove, The, 233

Long Look Ahead, A, 116, 125, 158

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 46, 67, 149, 155, 202

Lonz Powers, 115, 117118, 159

Lost Heiress, The, 41, 135

Love Me Little, Love Me Long, 136

Love’s Progress, 41

Lowell, James Russell, 18

Lowell, Robert, 70, 8485

Lucretia, 81

McConnel, John L., 81

McIntosh, Maria, 114, 140, 170, 174

Marble Faun, The, 227, 234

Marcus Warland, 205

Mardi, 92, 132, 202, 252253

Margaret, 121, 202

Margaret Capel, 206

Margaret Percival, 110

Margaret Percival in America, 217

Mark Hurdlestone, 69

Marmaduke Wyvil, 113

Married Not Mated, 68, 156, 159

Marrying Man, The, 139

Marsh, (Mrs.) Anne, 79, 92, 100, 203, 208, 251

Marsh, Jenny, 193

Martin Faber, 90, 174

Martin the Foundling, 55

Mary Barton, 155, 219

Mary Derwent, 79

Mary Grover, 203

Mary Seaham, 98

Masson, David, 197198, 200

Matchmaker, The, 112

Mathews, Cornelius, 45, 140, 179, 212

Mayo, William S., 81, 149, 155

meaning, 6365, 196

Mellichampe, 76

melodrama, 93

Melville, Herman, 14, 24, 42, 46, 67, 9293, 130, 132, 142, 202, 225226, 253254

Mercedes of Castille, 237

Methodist, The, 33, 126

metropolitan novels, 209213

Miles, Henry, 175

Missing Bride, The, 135

Moby-Dick, 14, 23, 46, 67, 9293, 202

modern novel, 8385, 95, 198201

Monaldi, 100

Moneyed Man, The, 123

Moneypenny ; or, The Heart of the World, 45, 140, 179, 212

Monikins, The, 197, 214

Moodie, (Mrs.) Susannah, 69

moral, 124128

Morley Ernstein, 95

Mott, Frank Luther, 14, 20

My Brother’s Keeper, 124, 205

My Uncle the Curate, 114, 138

Mysteries of Paris, The, 24, 56, 180, 213

Mysteries of Udolpho, The, 199

national novels, 241248

Neal, Alice B., 21, 114, 167

Neighbors, The, 24, 55, 142, 181

Newcomes, The, 86, 163

New England novels, 117119. See also local color

New Priest in Conception Bay, The, 70, 8485, 114

Nick of the Woods, 86

Night and Morning, 9091

North and South, 29, 158

Norton, Caroline, 23, 203

Oakfield, 68, 125

Old Farm House, The, 123

Old Haun, the Pawnbroker, 213

Old Homestead, The, 114, 159, 163

Old Plantation, The, 123

Oliver Twist, 173

Omoo, 252

O’Sullivan, John L., 17

Otis, Eliza H. (Mrs. Harrison Gray), 73

Out of the Depths, 171

Outlaw, The, 237

Overing, 75, 81

Partisan, The, 237

pathos, 140142

Peace; or, The Stolen Will, 205

Peep at Number Five, A, 156

Pendennis, 157

Peregrine Pickle, 199

Peter Gott, the Cape Ann Fisherman, 169

Peterson, Charles J., 15

Phelps, Elizabeth Stuart, 102, 156

Philothea, 113

Pickering, Ellen, 80, 90

Pickwick Papers, The, 24

Pierre, 132, 142, 253

Pilot, The, 83

Poe, Edgar Allan, 20, 23, 91, 173, 225

political novels, 219223

Porter, Jane, 232

Pride and Prejudice, 255

Prince, The, 67

probability, 7880. See also representation; verisimilitude

psychological novel, 9496

Putnam, George, 17

Quaker Soldier, The, 141

Queechy, 49, 110, 118, 142, 245

Quits, 157

Radcliffe, Anne, 232

Ravenscliffe, 92, 100

Reade, Charles, 31, 86, 96, 99, 111, 134136, 144

Rebel, The, 238

Redburn, 130

Redwood, 113, 115, 140, 244

reflections, 122124

Refugee, The, 80

religious novels, 216219

Rena, 205

representation, 74, 153154. See also probability; verisimilitude

Retribution, 55, 165

Reynolds, Joseph, 169

Rhoda, 164

Richard Edney, 133

Richard Hurdis, 59, 115, 176

Rienzi, 236

Ritchie, Anna Mowatt, 114

Robbers, The, 76

Roderick Random, 199

Roe, A. S., 96, 114, 125, 158, 192

Roman Traitor, The, 159, 179, 239240

Rombert, 76

romance, 13, 23, 201, 225235

Rose Clark, 102

St. Leger, 68, 72, 81, 202

St. Leon, 101

Sand, George, 23, 4142, 52, 76, 104, 110, 170, 180, 182, 184185, 187191, 213, 219, 259263

Saratoga, 97

Sartain, John, 17

Say and Seal, 114

Scarlet Letter, The, 14, 95, 141, 169, 186187, 202, 227, 234, 240241

Scenes of Clerical Life, 141, 160

School of Life, The, 205

Scott, Sir Walter, 32, 36, 44, 58, 70, 87, 144, 148149, 162, 166, 174, 231232, 254

Scottish Chiefs, The, 199, 232

Sea Spray, 124, 203

Sedgwick, Catharine M., 23, 47, 56, 77, 90, 113, 140, 167, 169, 203, 207, 240, 243244

sensation novel. See highly wrought novel

Sense and Sensibility, 203

Sewell, Mary, 251

Shady Side, The, 41

Shelley, Mary, 197

Shirley, 81, 94, 268

Shoulder-Knot, The, 33

Simms, William Gilmore, 23, 45, 76, 80, 85, 112, 231, 237, 240, 250

Sinclair, Catherine, 218, 250

sketch. See tale

slavery novels, pro and anti, 220223

Smith, Elizabeth Oakes, 92

Smith, Horace, 123

Southworth, E. D. E. N., 4142, 55, 79, 96, 134135, 165, 174, 184, 208, 2l8

Spy, The, 77, 110, 235, 244

Standish the Puritan, 41, 123

Stephens, Ann Sophia, 15, 2021, 4142, 79, 114, 159, 169, 208, 212, 255256

Stephens, (Mrs.) H. Marion, 208

Sterne, Laurence, 59

Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 69, 141, 220223, 259, 264266

Strickland, Agnes, 158

style, 130138

Sue, Eugene, 23, 5557, 59, 112, 164, 179, 180, 185, 187, 213, 219, 254

Sunbeams and Shadows, and Buds and Blossoms, 53

Sunny Side, The, 102

Sunshine of Gray Stone, 51

Swallow Barn, 252

Sword and Gown, 22, 158, 184, 193

Sybil Lennard, 81

Sylvan Holt’s Daughter, 102

Talbot and Vernon, 81, 115, 125

tale, 65, 202

Tautphaeus, Baroness, 157

Tefft, B. F., 33

Tempest and Sunshine, 115, 157, 207

Ten Nights in a Bar-Room, 156

Tenant of Wildfell Hall, The, 41, 146, 170, 176, 214, 268

Thackeray, William M., 23, 37, 52, 58, 6870, 85, 91, 105106, 162163, 166167, 171, 176, 216, 254

Thaddeus of Warsaw, 232

Three Experiments of Living, 190

Three Spaniards, The, 199

Time and Tide, 192

Toiling and Hoping, 193, 204

Tom Jones, 197, 199

tone, 142145

Torchlight, The, 115

Townley, Arthur, 124

Trials of the Heart, 192

Trilling, Lionel, 242

Trollope, Anthony, 204

Tutor’s World, The, 91

Twin Roses, 114

Two Families, The, 51, 175

Two Lives, 114, 140

Two Years Ago, 77

Typee, 252

Uncle Tom’s Cabin, 69, 141, 192, 220223, 245246, 264266, 272

unity, 66, 7071, 7778

Vale of Cedars, 123

Valentine Vox, 139

Vanity Fair, 24, 61, 72, 86, 105, 144, 157, 214, 227

verisimilitude, 75, 82, 84, 9091. See also probability; representation

Vernon Grove, 126, 141, 193

Villette, 58, 86, 91, 100, 146, 154, 268

Virginians, The, 31, 96

Walter Thornley, 203

Wandering Jew, The, 185

Ware, William, 17, 239

Warner, Anna, 156

Warner, Susan, 110, 114, 142

Warner, Susan and Anna, 49, 118, 208

Watchman, The, 56, 213

Water Witch, The, 88

Waverley, 44, 173, 176, 199

Waverley novels, 28, 35, 70

Ways of the Hour, The, 215

Weir, James, 117, 159

Wesley, 5859

western novels, 117118. See also local color

Westward Ho!, 67, 227 While It Was Morning, 146 White Lies, 99, 111, 136 Who Shall Be Heir?, 90 Wickham, Martha, 124 Wide, Wide World, The, 49, 110, 118119, 124, 203, 208, 245, 265 Wife, The, 203

Willis, Nathaniel P., 17, 21

Wolfsden, 116

Woman an Enigma, 174

women: as characters, 97107; as readers, 39, 5054, 59, 170172, 183184, 194195; as writers, 201, 206209, 254269

Wuthering Heights, 24, 170, 182, 214, 268269

Wyandotte, 80

Yemassee, The, 80, 231

Yonge, Charlotte, 206

youth, as readers, 39, 50, 59, 170172

Zanoni, 19, 55, 57, 123

Zenobia, 239

Zoe, 191

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