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Couperus, Louis 1863-1923

Overview
Works: 1,263 works in 4,575 publications in 8 languages and 21,111 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence  Psychological fiction  Periodicals  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Correspondent, Recipient, Bibliographic antecedent, Translator, Contributor, Illustrator, Honoree, Adapter, Former owner, Corrector, Editor, Creator
Classifications: PT5825, 839.3135
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The hidden force by Louis Couperus( Book )

168 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een gepensioneerde plichtsgetrouwe ambtenaar in Nederlands-Indië wordt belaagd door occulte krachten
Van oude menschen, de dingen, die voorbij gaan ... by Louis Couperus( Book )

135 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een oude vrouw en haar vroegere minnaar leven in de schaduw van een door hen in het verleden begane misdaad
Old people and the things that pass by Louis Couperus( Book )

44 editions published between 1918 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eline Vere : een Haagsche roman by Louis Couperus( Book )

90 editions published between 1889 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De levensgeschiedenis van een begaafde, maar melancholieke vrouw uit de Haagse aristocratie van rond 1900
The comedians; a story of ancient Rome by Louis Couperus( Book )

74 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
Psyche by Louis Couperus( Book )

95 editions published between 1887 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the original myth of Cupid and Psyche, the goddess Venus becomes jealous of Psyche's celebrated beauty and instructs her son, Cupid, to make her fall in love with a monstrous creature. However, when Cupid gazes upon Psyche he falls in love with her himself? with complicated consequences. Couperus's Psyche is a modern fairy tale and symbolist masterpiece, which updates and elaborates the myth. Included in this volume is also Robert Graves's translation of the original story, entitled?Cupid and Psyche', which first appeared in Apuleius's Metamorphoses (The Golden Ass)
Noodlot by Louis Couperus( Book )

75 editions published between 1890 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 288 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 )

59 editions published between 1893 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dutch novelist Louis Couperus often employed epic narrative frameworks involving multiple generations and branches of a single family to explore timeless themes on a broad scale, so it shouldn't come as much of a surprise that the canvas of a royal family would appeal to him on a creative level. In Majesty, Couperus portrays the inner lives of the ruling class with pathos and humor
Small souls by Louis Couperus( Book )

25 editions published between 1913 and 2015 in English and held by 245 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
Nippon by Louis Couperus( Book )

37 editions published between 1925 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verslag van een reis van de auteur door Japan en China in 1921-1922
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 206 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 1990 in 3 languages and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schetsen over ontmoetingen en andere belevenissen aan de Rivièra rond de eeuwwisseling, eerder gepubliceerd in het dagblad "Het Vaderland"
Extaze : een boek van geluk by Louis Couperus( Book )

49 editions published between 1892 and 2013 in Dutch and Undetermined and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

18 editions published between 1915 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 147 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
The twilight of the souls by Louis Couperus( Book )

16 editions published between 1917 and 2015 in English and Dutch and held by 144 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
Dr. Adriaan by Louis Couperus( Book )

14 editions published between 1918 and 2014 in English and held by 136 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
Footsteps of fate (Noodlot) by Louis Couperus( Book )

13 editions published between 1891 and 2014 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This gripping novel from prominent Dutch writer Louis Couperus caused quite a stir when it was published, provoking strong, divided reactions from critics around the world. Footsteps of Fate revolves around a strange love triangle that ends in unspeakable tragedy
Louis Couperus en L.J. Veen : bloemlezing uit hun correspondentie by Louis Couperus( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in Dutch and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefwisseling tussen de Nederlandse letterkundige (1863-1923) en zijn uitgever
De onbekende Couperus. Vergeten, weinig gepubliceerde en bekende verhalen, gedichten, brieven en fragmenten by Louis Couperus( Book )

7 editions published in 1973 in Dutch and Undetermined and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Werk van de Nederlandse schrijver (1863-1923)
Een zuil in de mist : van en over Louis Couperus by F. L Bastet( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in Dutch and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

11 essays over leven en werk van Louis Couperus
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Ecstasy: a study of happiness; a novel
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 nederländsk författare och poet

Louis Couperus nederlandsk skribent og poet

Louis Couperus niederländischer Autor

Louis Couperus scrittore e poeta olandese

Ludovicus Couperus

Купейрус, Луи

Куперус, Луи

Куперус, Луи 1863-1923

לואי קופרוס סופר ומשורר הולנדי

ლუი კუპერუსი

ルイ・クペールス

路易斯·库佩勒斯

Languages
Dutch (752)

English (247)

German (24)

French (6)

Afrikaans (4)

Chinese (2)

Hungarian (2)

Hindi (1)

Covers
PsycheEcstasy: a study of happiness; a novel