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Lewis, M. G. (Matthew Gregory) 1775-1818

Overview
Works: 805 works in 3,065 publications in 12 languages and 32,140 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Drama  History  Records and correspondence  Parodies, imitations, etc  Horror tales  Diaries  Gothic fiction 
Roles: Author, Translator, Librettist, Lyricist, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Dubious author, Creator, Honoree, Recipient, Adapter, Contributor
Classifications: PR4887, 823.71
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Most widely held works about M. G Lewis
 
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The monk by M. G Lewis( Book )

451 editions published between 1794 and 2016 in 12 languages and held by 4,553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic, late-eighteenth-century horror novel described as lewd and libidinous at the time of its original publication in 1796 tells the story of a monk-turned-serial killer who rapes and kills women, is sentenced to death by the Inquisition, and sells his soul to the devil
The castle spectre 1798 by M. G Lewis( Book )

279 editions published between 1797 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adelgitha, or, The fruits of a single error a tragedy, in five acts by M. G Lewis( Book )

73 editions published between 1608 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven Gothic dramas, 1789-1825( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfonso, King of Castile a tragedy, in five acts by M. G Lewis( Book )

47 editions published between 1801 and 1995 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Timour the Tartar a grand romantic melo drama in two acts by M. G Lewis( Book )

38 editions published between 1811 and 1977 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bravo of Venice; a romance by Heinrich Zschokke( Book )

45 editions published between 1804 and 2011 in English and French and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who is the Bravo of Venice? Count Rosalvo is ordered to destroy the mysterious Bravo, a one-eyed assassin. The Count's love for the doge's niece tells him to follow that order, but what about his own dark secret? Adapted from J.H.D. Zschokke's work Aballino, Der Grosse Bandit ; The Bravo of Venice is captivating reading for fans of Gothic horror
Tales of wonder; by M. G Lewis( Book )

71 editions published between 1801 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The monk a romance by M. G Lewis( Book )

93 editions published between 1796 and 1832 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Venoni, or, The novice of St. Mark's a drama, in three acts : as performed at the theatre Drury-Lane by M. G Lewis( Book )

36 editions published between 1809 and 2011 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adelmorn, the outlaw a romantic drama, in three acts : as performed at the theatres, New-York and Drury-Lane by M. G Lewis( Book )

33 editions published between 1801 and 2011 in English and Irish and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abællino, the bravo of Venice a romance by Heinrich Zschokke( Book )

26 editions published between 1809 and 1840 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The East Indian a comedy in five acts by M. G Lewis( Book )

52 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rugantino, or, The bravo of Venice a grand romantic melo-drama, in two acts by M. G Lewis( Book )

32 editions published between 1805 and 1835 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic tales by M. G Lewis( Book )

19 editions published between 1808 and 2012 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of terror with an introductory dialogue by M. G Lewis( Book )

26 editions published between 1801 and 2011 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ambrosio ; or, The monk a romance. by M. G Lewis( Book )

46 editions published between 1798 and 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal of a residence among the Negroes in the West Indies by M. G Lewis( Book )

17 editions published between 1845 and 2005 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The love of gain: a poem. Imitated from the thirteenth satire of Juvenal by M. G Lewis( Book )

24 editions published between 1799 and 2005 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rivers, or, The East Indian : a comedy in five acts as performed at the Theatre-Royal, Drury-Lane by M. G Lewis( Book )

19 editions published between 1799 and 1800 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The monk
Alternative Names
Levis, P.

Lewis.

Lewis 1775-1818

Lewis, G. M. (Esquire)

Lewis, M. G.

Lewis, M.G. 1775-1817

Lewis, M g. 1775-1818

Lewis, M. G. (Matthew Gregory), 1775-1818

Lewis, Mathurin Jerzy.

Lewis, Matthew.

Lewis, Matthew 1775-1817

Lewis, Matthew 1775-1818

Lewis, Matthew G.

Lewis, Matthew G. 1775-1818

Lewis, Matthew Gregory

Lewis, (Matthew Gregory), 1775-1818

Lewis, Monk.

Lewis, Monk 1775-1818

Matthaeus Gregorius Lewis

Matthew Gregory Lewis

Matthew Gregory Lewis écrivain britannique

Matthew Gregory Lewis romanziere e drammaturgo britannico

Matthew Lewis auteur

Matthew Lewis britischer Schriftsteller

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متیو لوئیس

매슈 루이스

マシュー・グレゴリー・ルイス

ルイス, マシュー・グレゴリー

レウイス

馬修·格雷戈瑞·路易斯

Languages
English (1,364)

French (81)

German (32)

Spanish (21)

Polish (9)

Chinese (5)

Irish (4)

Urdu (1)

Catalan (1)

Slovak (1)

Italian (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
The castle spectre 1798The bravo of Venice; a romanceTales of wonder;Journal of a residence among the Negroes in the West IndiesMonk Lewis : a critical biographyTheorizing a colonial Caribbean-Atlantic imaginary : sugar and ObeahJournal of a residence among the Negroes in the West Indies