THE SIXPENNY MAGAZINE
A MISCELLANY FOR ALL CLASSES AND ALL SEASONS
Page by Jennifer Carnell
The Sixpenny Magazine was a monthly publication, priced at sixpence. After the closure of Robin Goodfellow, the serialisation of Lady Audley's Secret was revived with great success in the Sixpenny Magazine in 1862.
An advert for the 1 July 1861 launch of the Sixpenny Magazine published
in June 1861.
'The removal of the duty on Paper creates a new era in Literature; it compels cheapness; and it enables the combination of quality with quantity.'
The cover of a bound volume in original cloth of the Sixpenny Magazine in 1862.
Read more about the serialisation of Lady Audley in The Literary Lives of Mary Elizabeth Braddon by Jennifer Carnell (Biography)
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