WorldCat Identities

Shiel, M. P. (Matthew Phipps) 1865-1947

Overview
Works: 187 works in 517 publications in 5 languages and 6,298 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Bibliography  Drama  Dystopias 
Roles: Author, Translator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR6037.H524, 823.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by M. P Shiel
The purple cloud by M. P Shiel( Book )

86 editions published between 1901 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he returns from his expedition to the Arctic, Adam Jeffson realizes that he is the sole survivor after a poisonous cloud has killed of every other creature on earth. As he journey's across the world, he sinks further and further into madness
Contraband of war; a tale of the Hispano-American struggle by M. P Shiel( Book )

13 editions published between 1899 and 1968 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lord of the sea by M. P Shiel( Book )

34 editions published between 1901 and 2014 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthew Phipps Shiell, also known as M.P. Shiel, was a prolific British writer of West Indian descent. His legal surname remained ""Shiell"" though he adopted the shorter version as a de facto pen name. He is remembered mostly for supernatural and scientific romances. His work was published as serials, novels, and as short stories. The Purple Cloud (1901; 1929) remains his most famous and often reprinted novel
Prince Zaleski by M. P Shiel( Book )

20 editions published between 1895 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthew Phipps Shiell, also known as M.P. Shiel, was a prolific British writer of West Indian descent. His legal surname remained ""Shiell"" though he adopted the shorter version as a de facto pen name. He is remembered mostly for supernatural and scientific romances. His work was published as serials, novels, and as short stories. The Purple Cloud (1901; 1929) remains his most famous and often reprinted novel
The invisible voices by M. P Shiel( Book )

7 editions published between 1935 and 1971 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How the old woman got home by M. P Shiel( Book )

6 editions published between 1927 and 1968 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science, life, and literature by M. P Shiel( Book )

7 editions published in 1950 in English and Undetermined and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The yellow danger; or, What might happen if the division of the Chinese empire should estrange all European countries by M. P Shiel( Book )

25 editions published between 1898 and 2013 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cold steel by M. P Shiel( Book )

8 editions published between 1899 and 1929 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shapes in the fire by M. P Shiel( Book )

7 editions published between 1896 and 2000 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of M.P. Shiel by Albert Reynolds Morse( Book )

4 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Krasinski's secret by M. P Shiel( Book )

8 editions published between 1929 and 1930 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Xélucha and others by M. P Shiel( Book )

4 editions published between 1975 and 1989 in English and Italian and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young men are coming! by M. P Shiel( Book )

7 editions published between 1937 and 1979 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The isle of lies by M. P Shiel( Book )

12 editions published between 1908 and 1964 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world, the flesh and the devil( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Millions Flee from Cities! End of the World!' From a Manhattan skyscraper, Ralph Burton surveys the emptiness announced by that chilling newspaper headline. Nuclear doomsday has come. Ralph is sure he is the last person alive. Then a woman appears and the two form a cautious friendship that's threatened when a third survivor arrives
Children of the wind by M. P Shiel( Book )

7 editions published between 1923 and 2014 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of adventure in South Central Africa. An English scientist learns that the "White Queen" of the Wa-Ngwanyas is his own cousin and heiress to a fortune of which she is being kept in ignorance
The lost viol by M. P Shiel( Book )

5 editions published between 1905 and 1908 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best short stories of M.P. Shiel by M. P Shiel( Book )

5 editions published between 1947 and 1948 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A torture by hope by Auguste Villiers de L'Isle-Adam( )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
M. P. Shiel britisk skribent

M. P. Shiel brittisk författare

Matthew Phipps Shiel écrivain britannique

Matthew Phipps Shiel scrittore britannico

Shiel, M.P.

Shiel, M. P. 1865-1947

Shiel, M. P., 1865-1947 (Matthew Phipps)

Shiel, Matthew P. 1865-1947

Shiel Matthew Phipps

Shiel, Matthew Phipps 1865-1947

Shiell, Matthew Phipps 1865-1947

Шил, Мэтью Фипс

シール, M. P

シール, マシュー フィップス

Languages
English (258)

Italian (14)

Spanish (13)

French (4)

German (2)

Covers
The lord of the seaPrince ZaleskiThe yellow danger; or, What might happen if the division of the Chinese empire should estrange all European countriesM.P. Shiel : the middle years, 1897-1923