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Du Maurier, George 1834-1896

Overview
Works: 652 works in 1,561 publications in 11 languages and 17,112 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Musical fiction  Illustrations  Musical settings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Pictorial works  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR4634, 823.8
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posthumous Publications by George Du Maurier, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about George Du Maurier
 
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Most widely held works by George Du Maurier
Trilby by George Du Maurier ( Book )
266 editions published between 1815 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 4,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Svengali exerts his strange and hypnotic influence over a beautiful young girl, in this classic story of a life in the Latin Quarter of Paris
Peter Ibbetson by George Du Maurier ( Book )
148 editions published between 1846 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Comment un homme qui purge une peine de prison à perpétuité parvient à s'évader à volonté vers son passé, et retrouver la femme qu'il aime, par la magie du "rever-vrai"... Un classique de la littérature britannique de l'époque victorienne
The Martian : a novel by George Du Maurier ( Book )
48 editions published between 1848 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Published posthumously in 1897, and largely autobiographical, the novel describes du Maurier's school days in Paris and the experience of losing his sight, as well as considering the idea of life beyond the body. The narrator, Barty Josselin, attempts suicide after he loses sight in one eye, which prompts the appearance of Martia, the Martian. Martia possesses Barty, and while Barty sleeps, Martia writes fiction in Barty's name, catapulting him to fame
Social pictorial satire by George Du Maurier ( Book )
16 editions published between 1898 and 2010 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Washington Square by Henry James ( Book )
9 editions published between 1880 and 1894 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The shy and sweet daughter of a well-to-do physician, Catherine Sloper seems destined for lifelong spinsterhood until the sudden appearance of a dashing suitor who proposes marriage. Her adored father suspects the would-be fiance of fortune-hunting and threatens her with disinheritance, forcing Catherine to choose between lover and father. Setting his novel in New York City of the 1840s, James masterfully explores the moral consequences of a tender heart's ruthless manipulation
The young George du Maurier; a selection of his letters, 1860-67 by George Du Maurier ( Book )
11 editions published between 1951 and 1969 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The works of William Makepeace Thackeray by William Makepeace Thackeray ( Book )
6 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Conformada por 22 volumenes
English society by George Du Maurier ( Book )
7 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Notting Hill mystery : [the first detective novel] by Charles Felix ( Book )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Widely acknowledged as the first detective novel, the story is told by insurance investigator Ralph Henderson, who is building a case against the sinister Baron 'R'̲̲̲, suspected of murdering his wife. Henderson descends into a maze of intrigue including a diabolical mesmerist, kidnapping by gypsies, slow-poisoners, a rich uncle's will and three murders
Trilby by George Du Maurier ( )
16 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the Latin Quarter of Paris, Trilby O'Ferrall is working as an artist's model. Her grace and ingenuous charm make a poignant contrast to the cruel magnetism of Svengali, under whose spell she falls. Using hypnotic powers, Svengali shapes her into a virtuoso singer, Europe's most captivating soprano. But her golden voice, and even her life, become fatally tied to him
The history of Henry Esmond, esq by William Makepeace Thackeray ( Book )
16 editions published between 1898 and 1916 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Novels of George Du Maurier : Trilby, the Martians [sic] Peter Ibbetson by George Du Maurier ( Book )
8 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The history of Henry Esmond a colonel in the service of her majesty Queen Anne by William Makepeace Thackeray ( Book )
25 editions published between 1869 and 1924 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The history of man influential in colonial society
Society pictures by George Du Maurier ( Book )
11 editions published between 1895 and 1899 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wives and daughters by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell ( Book )
6 editions published between 1866 and 2013 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When seventeen-year-old Molly Gibson's widowed father remarries, her life is turned upside down by the arrival of her vain, manipulative stepmother. She also acquires an intriguing new stepsister, Cynthia, glamorous, sophisticated, and irresistible to every man she meets. The two girls begin to confide in one another and Molly soon finds herself a go-between in Cynthia's love affairs--but in doing so risks losing both her own reputation and the man she secretly loves
Novels of George Du Maurier by George Du Maurier ( Book )
6 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pictures of English society by George Du Maurier ( Book )
8 editions published between 1884 and 1892 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
English society at home, from the collection of "Mr. Punch." by George Du Maurier ( Book )
10 editions published between 1880 and 1881 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lucile by Edward Robert Bulwer Lytton Lytton ( Book )
12 editions published between 1868 and 1892 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the archive room in the basement of the library
Svengali : George du Maurier's Trilby by George Du Maurier ( Book )
3 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.48 (from 0.13 for Trilby ... to 0.94 for Extracts f ...)
Alternative Names
Busson Du Maurier, George
Busson Du Maurier George Louis Pamella 1834-1896
Busson du Maurier, Georges-Louis Palmella
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Du Maurier, George (George Louis Palmella Busson), 1834-1896
Du Maurier, George L. 1834-1896
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Languages
English (690)
German (18)
French (15)
Dutch (10)
Spanish (6)
Russian (6)
Polish (4)
Danish (2)
Italian (1)
Armenian (1)
Czech (1)
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