WorldCat Identities

Duffy, Maureen

Overview
Works: 78 works in 390 publications in 2 languages and 7,984 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Suspense fiction  Psychological fiction  Interviews  Domestic fiction  Educational films  Internet videos 
Roles: Author, Editor, Interviewee, Other, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR6054.U4, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Maureen Duffy
 
Most widely held works by Maureen Duffy
The passionate shepherdess : Aphra Behn, 1640-89 by Maureen Duffy( Book )

20 editions published between 1977 and 2000 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Capital : a fiction by Maureen Duffy( Book )

13 editions published between 1975 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gor saga by Maureen Duffy( Book )

14 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gor, the offspring of a gorilla and human union, is alienated from society, until he becomes the leader of an outlaw community
That's how it was by Maureen Duffy( Book )

27 editions published between 1962 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Purcell by Maureen Duffy( Book )

11 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biografie van de Britse componist (1659-1695)
The microcosm : a novel by Maureen Duffy( Book )

21 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lotgevallen van Britse lesbiennes in de marge van de Engelse maatschappij in de jaren rond 1965
The erotic world of faery by Maureen Duffy( Book )

19 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

N her first full-length non-fiction work, Maureen Duffy examines the erotic meanings, hidden or obvious, behind the fantastic element in English literature. Those who have read her fiction will realise that she has long been interested in questions of myths. Now from the Dark Ages and the decline of the pagan gods and the fertility cults to the science fiction of the present day she traces themes, symbolisms, shifting nuances, double meanings whether conscious or unconscious, and a whole underworld of myth. She examines the clash between the world of St Augustine and the pagan world of th
Five plays by Aphra Behn( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illuminations : a fable by Maureen Duffy( Book )

11 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skildringen af en kvindelig historiker i dagens Europa bliver illustreret ved den parallelle beretning om en engelsk nonne fra det 8. århundrede i Karl den Stores Europa
England : the making of the myth by Maureen Duffy( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A narrative story of the making of the myth of the English. In this study, acclaimed author Maureen Duffy surveys 3000 years of English and British history, illuminating the myths that have come to be such an important part of our national identity. "England: The Making of the Myth from Stonehenge to Albert Square" aims to change your view of England's past - and England's future
Love child by Maureen Duffy( Book )

8 editions published between 1971 and 1994 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected poems by Maureen Duffy( Book )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alchemy by Maureen Duffy( Book )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jade Green is a solicitor with her own practice, Lost Causes, that she runs from her London flat. Her life changes with a single phone call. Dr Gilbert has been dismissed from his post teaching the history of science at the University of Wessex. Allegations have been made that he was corrupting the students with Satanism; the professor himself suspects the university to be controlled by a fundamentalist Christian sect. As Jade delves into this bizarre case, she finds herself drawn into a seventeenth-century manuscript by a young woman - raised as a boy - who is awaiting trial for dabbling in the black arts and in alchemy. Taken into service by Mary Sidney, she had fallen in love with her mistress and ultimately found herself betrayed by her. The two stories intertwine as Jade feels her life - her hidden identities and her secret love - mysteriously resonate with Amyntas's
Memorials of the quick and the dead by Maureen Duffy( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wounds by Maureen Duffy( Book )

9 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Londoners, an elegy by Maureen Duffy( Book )

11 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The paradox players by Maureen Duffy( Book )

4 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Orpheus trail by Maureen Duffy( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Orpheus Trail is a tense thriller where Hildreth and Kish are caught up in a race against time to interpret these ancient codes and clues before death claims another young life
Restitution by Maureen Duffy( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een jonge vrouw ontdekt de waarheid omtrent haar afkomst en familie en begint een zoektocht naar haar ware identiteit
Change by Maureen Duffy( Book )

12 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brieven, verslagen en gesprekken van en met een groot aantal personages over hun belevenissen in de Tweede Wereldoorlog en de gevolgen ervan voor hun hele leven
 
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Alternative Names
Duffy, Maureen

Duffy, Maureen P.

Duffy, Maureen P. 1933-

Duffy, Maureen Patricia.

Duffy, Maureen Patricia 1933-

Maureen Duffy Novelist, poet, playwright, nonfiction author, activist

Languages
English (231)

Dutch (1)

Covers
That's how it wasHenry PurcellFive playsIlluminations : a fableEngland : the making of the mythLove childAlchemyThe Orpheus trailRestitution