This digital collection of 2,887 titles allows insight into American literature, culture, and history otherwise unattainable. Research 19th Century American Fiction with full text searching and digital images of works listed in Lyle Wright’s bibliography American Fiction, 1851-1875. The collection includes adult fiction, novels, novelettes, romances, short stories, tall tales, tract-like tales, allegories, and fictitious biographies and travels, in prose.