British Library's 19th century app
British Library's app provides access to a range of 19th century public domain works.

The 19th Century Historical Collection app, which is the result of a partnership between the British Library and BiblioLabs already features more than 1000 works.  The collection is scheduled to provide access to 60,000+ titles later this year. 

The books are all in the public domain, cover a range of subject areas including fiction, natural history and travel writing.

More information from the British Library

The app is available from the iTunes store.