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Couperus, Louis 1863-1923

Overview
Works: 1,179 works in 3,943 publications in 8 languages and 18,394 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  History  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Psychological fiction  Periodicals  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Correspondent, Recipient, Bibliographic antecedent, Translator, Contributor, Illustrator, Adapter, Honoree, Editor, Creator, Owner, Corrector
Classifications: PT5825, FIC
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Most widely held works about Louis Couperus
 
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Most widely held works by Louis Couperus
The hidden force by Louis Couperus( Book )

83 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Hidden Force, Dutch writer Louis Couperus presents a prescient critique of European colonialism that was decades ahead of its time. The novel follows Dutch expat Van Oudyck in his life in Java, as he comes to grips with the damage wrought by Western incursions into foreign cultures, not only on a grand scale, but also within his own family
Old people and the things that pass by Louis Couperus( Book )

80 editions published between 1906 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een oude vrouw en haar vroegere minnaar leven in de schaduw van een door hen in het verleden begane misdaad
Van oude mensen, de dingen, die voorbijgaan... by Louis Couperus( Book )

96 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een oude vrouw en haar vroegere minnaar leven in de schaduw van een door hen in het verleden begane misdaad
The book of the small souls by Louis Couperus( Book )

55 editions published between 1902 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De afgunst, animositeit en bekrompenheid binnen een Haagse familie van rond de eeuwwisseling
The inevitable by Louis Couperus( Book )

63 editions published between 1899 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published at the dawn of a new century as women's roles were rapidly shifting, Dutch writer Louis Couperus' novel The Inevitable presents a remarkably frank account of one young woman's liberation and sexual emancipation in the aftermath of a bruising divorce
Eline Vere : een Haagsche roman by Louis Couperus( Book )

83 editions published between 1889 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De levensgeschiedenis van een begaafde maar melancholieke vrouw uit de Haagse aristocratie van rond de eeuwwisseling
The comedians; a story of ancient Rome by Louis Couperus( Book )

75 editions published between 1917 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De lotgevallen van een toneelspelende tweeling in Rome in de eerste eeuw na Chr
Noodlot by Louis Couperus( Book )

68 editions published between 1890 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In het leven van twee vrienden slaat het noodlot toe als een van hen verliefd wordt op een meisje
Majesty; a novel by Louis Couperus( Book )

44 editions published between 1893 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een kroonprins van een keizerrijk wordt gekweld door angst en onzekerheid
Kleine zielen : roman by Louis Couperus( Book )

23 editions published between 1913 and 2015 in English and Dutch and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Small Souls is the first novel in the tetralogy The Books of the Small Souls from famed Dutch writer Louis Couperus. The series follows the gradual disintegration of the once-powerful Van Lowe clan. In the scene-setting first novel, daughter Constance van der Welcke returns to the family after eloping against their wishes and tries to re-establish her place in the pecking order
Ecstasy: a study of happiness; a novel by Louis Couperus( Book )

24 editions published between 1892 and 2014 in English and French and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tussen een qua temperament zeer verschillende man en vrouw ontstaat een korte maar hevige passie
Korte arabesken by Louis Couperus( Book )

50 editions published between 1911 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schetsen over ontmoetingen en andere belevenissen aan de Rivièra rond de eeuwwisseling, eerder gepubliceerd in het dagblad "Het Vaderland"
Antiek toerisme : roman uit Oud-Egypte by Louis Couperus( Book )

47 editions published between 1911 and 2000 in Dutch and Undetermined and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een rijke jonge Romein gaat in het begin van onze jaartelling een reis naar Egypte maken om zijn verdriet te vergeten over een beeldschone slavin, die verdwenen is
Extaze : een boek van geluk by Louis Couperus( Book )

48 editions published between 1892 and 2013 in Dutch and Undetermined and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tussen een qua temperament zeer verschillende man en vrouw ontstaat een korte, maar hevige passie. Uitgave in de oude spelling
Het zwevende schaakbord by Louis Couperus( Book )

42 editions published between 1916 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Persiflage op de Middelnederlandse ridderroman Walewein
The twilight of the souls by Louis Couperus( Book )

21 editions published between 1902 and 2015 in English and Dutch and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This engrossing novel is part of renowned Dutch writer Louis Couperus' four-book series The Books of the Small Souls, which follows multiple generations of the Van Lowe family. Skillfully weaving influences ranging from Wagner to Tolstoy, The Twilight of the Souls documents brother Gerrit's descent into madness
Eline Vere : a novel of The Hague by Louis Couperus( Book )

22 editions published between 1892 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Couperus can fittingly be seen as the Dutch answer to Oscar Wilde."--Conjunctions
The later life by Louis Couperus( Book )

15 editions published between 1915 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The novel The Later Life is the second of four books in Dutch writer Louis Couperus' tetralogy recounting the triumphs and tribulations of the wealthy Van Lowe family in nineteenth-century Europe. In the series, Couperus evolves away from the lyrical style of his earlier works to some degree and adopts a more realistic approach
Dr. Adriaan by Louis Couperus( Book )

10 editions published between 1918 and 2014 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The final volume of Dutch writer Louis Couperus'' sweeping, multi-generational Small Souls series, Dr. Adriaan brings the epic to a satisfying conclusion, with the sole survivors of the wealthy Van Lowe family picking up the pieces and finding their place in the brave new world that began to emerge as the nineteenth century drew to a close
The tour, a story of ancient Egypt by Louis Couperus( Book )

13 editions published between 1920 and 2014 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the novel The Tour, Dutch writer Louis Couperus takes a sharp detour from his usual subject matter of psychological dramas set in early twentieth-century Europe to explore a story of lost love amongst the dusty byways and lavish compounds of the upper class in ancient Egypt
 
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Eline Vere : a novel of The Hague
Alternative Names
Conperus, Ludwik

Couperous, L. 1863-1923

Couperus, .. 1863-1923

Couperus, Louis M. 1863-1923

Couperus, Louis Maria Anne

Couperus, Louis Marie Anne

Couperus Louis Marie Anne 1863-1923

Couperus, Luigi 1863-1923

Kouperus, Luis 1863-1923

Kouperusas, Lui Mari Anė 1863-1923

Kuperjus, Lui 1863-1923

Kūperus, Lūʾī 1863-1923

Kūpīras, Lūʾī 1863-1923

Kūpīris, Lūʾī 1863-1923

Louis Couperus Dutch novelist and poet

Louis Couperus écrivain néerlandais

Louis Couperus Nederlands schrijver

Louis Couperus nederländsk författare och poet

Louis Couperus nederlandsk skribent og poet

Louis Couperus niederländischer Autor

Louis Couperus scrittore e poeta olandese

Ludovicus Couperus

Куперус, Луи

Куперус, Луи, 1863-1923

ლუი კუპერუსი

ルイ・クペールス

路易斯·库佩勒斯

Languages
Dutch (779)

English (233)

German (29)

French (6)

Afrikaans (4)

Chinese (2)

Slovak (2)

Hungarian (1)

Covers
The inevitableEcstasy: a study of happiness; a novelEline Vere : a novel of The Hague