Adventure ficiton includes stories in which the protagonist is involved in an event, or series of events, involving risk or danger.
The tragedy of the Korosko
Smith, Elder, & Co.
A desert drama recounting the fate of the passengers of the cruise ship Korosko.
The mystery of Cloomber
Ward and Downey, Ltd.
A retired army general's past catches up with him at Cloomber.
The firm of Girdlestone : a romance of the unromantic
Chatto & Windus
A story centred around the unscrupulous dealings of two merchants dealing in African goods. April 1890 advertisements.
The doings of Raffles Haw
Cassell and Company, Limited
A mysterious millionaire finds that his philanthropy changes the situation of its recipients, but does not change the people themselves.
The Croxley Master : a great tale of the prize ring
McLure, Phillips & Co.
A medical student turns to the boxing ring to try and fund his university course fees.
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