Collection Catalog

Anonymous Author Evelyn Whitaker
Biography: Evelyn Whitaker
The Buttercups
Two Letters
by the author of Honor Bright
Points of confusion
Collection Catalog
Topical Index
Digitized Titles by Evelyn Whitaker
Miss Toosey's Mission
Laddie & Lassie
Tip Cat
Letters to Our Working Party
Our Little Ann
Rose and Lavender
Baby John
Baby Bob
For the Fourth Time of Asking
My Honey
Rob [Rob and Kit]
Tom's Boy
Lassie & Laddie
Gay, a Story
K Cummings Pipes
Christ Church, San Pancras, Albany Street
The Woman Novelist as Theologian
Whitaker Citings
Unlisted pages


This annotated catalog includes summaries of publishers' advertisements and descriptions of bindings.
[I will be adding photo scans of more bindings in the future. kcp]
The collection numbers 67 volumes by Evelyn Whitaker, 6 volumes by the anonymous author of Honor Bright, 11 additional volumes.
[No collection is ever complete and there is always one more book from a different publisher or with a pretty cover or by a related author....  kcp]
To facilitate faster page loading and shorter page length, titles by Evelyn Whitaker are arranged alphabetically by title and are divided into virtual card catalog drawers:

Drawer 1: Baby Bob, Baby John, Belle, Dear, Don

Drawer 2: Faithful, For the Fourth Time of Asking, Gay

Drawer 3: Laddie

Drawer 4: Lassie, Letters to Our Working Party, Lil

Drawer 5: Miss Toosey's Mission

Drawer 6: My Honey, Our Little Ann

Drawer 7: Pen, Pomona, Phoebe's Hero, Pris

Drawer 8: Rob, Rose and Lavender

Drawer 9: Tip Cat, Tom's Boy, Zoe

Drawer 10: by the author of Honor Bright, misc.

  1. by the anonymous author of Gilly Flower and Honor Bright,  [Click by the author of Honor Bright on the navigation bar.] 
  2. pirated editions, usually Miss Toosey's Mission attributed to someone other than Evelyn Whitaker,which illustrate the hazards of anonymous authorship and provide examples of the copyright dispute between British authors/publishers and U.S. publishers
  3. miscellaneous items of interest to readers of Evelyn Whitaker or to those who are interested in publishing history, women authors, Victoriana...
Evelyn Whitaker Library is a physical archive of print materials concerning a late Victorian author. This website is a digital exhibition of that archive. It is also the place where I publish the results of my research into the life and writings of Evelyn Whitaker.
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