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

Overview
Works: 700 works in 2,694 publications in 11 languages and 23,606 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Drama  Domestic drama  Gothic fiction  Horror fiction  Records and correspondence  Parodies, imitations, etc  Horror tales  History 
Roles: Author, Translator, Librettist, Lyricist, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Dubious author, Honoree, Creator, Adapter, Other, Conceptor, Recipient, Contributor
Classifications: PR4887, 928.2
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Most widely held works about M. G Lewis
 
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Seven Gothic dramas, 1789-1825( Book )

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

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

74 editions published between 1608 and 2011 in English and German and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

185 editions published between 1796 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the sinister monastery of the Capuchins in Madrid, this is a violent tale of ambition, murder, and incest. The struggle between maintaining monastic vows and fulfilling personal ambitions tempts its main character into breaking his vows
Adelmorn, the outlaw a romantic drama, in three acts : as performed at the theatres, New-York and Drury-Lane by M. G Lewis( Book )

47 editions published between 1801 and 2011 in English and Irish and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

57 editions published between 1804 and 2011 in English and French and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noble and devout, Ambrosio is the abbot of a Spanish monastery and spends his days in prayer and preaching. However his monastery is harboring a malevolent force in the form of a young monk called Rosario. Rosario attaches himself to the abbot and then one fateful night reveals that he is in fact a beautiful woman in disguise
Timour the Tartar a grand romantic melo drama in two acts by M. G Lewis( Book )

54 editions published between 1811 and 2011 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

55 editions published between 1801 and 2011 in English and held by 415 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 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One o'clock!, or, The knight and the wood-dæmon a grand musical romance : in three acts by M. G Lewis( Book )

41 editions published between 1811 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

56 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of wonder by M. G Lewis( Book )

56 editions published between 1801 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of terror and wonder by M. G Lewis( Book )

12 editions published between 1886 and 1925 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intrigue and love; a bourgeois tragedy by Friedrich Schiller( Book )

30 editions published between 1797 and 2011 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friedrich Schiller, geboren am 10.11.1759 in Marbach (Württ.). Sohn des Militärwundarztes J.C. Schiller. Kindheit und Jugend in ärmlichen Verhältnissen. Dorfschule, Lateinschule, auf Befehl des Herzogs Karl Eugen 1773 Eintritt in die Karlsschule, dort Medizinstudium ab 1776. 1780 Regimentsmedicus in Stuttgart. Arrest und Schreibverbot wegen Aufführung der "Räuber" in Mannheim. Flucht über Mannheim, Leipzig, Dresden nach Weimar (1787). 1789 Ernennung zum a.o. Prof. der Geschichte und Philosophie in Jena. 1799 erneute Übersiedelung nach Weimar. Schiller starb am 9.5.1805 in Weimar
Tales of terror with an introductory dialogue by M. G Lewis( Book )

28 editions published between 1799 and 2011 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

16 editions published between 1845 and 2005 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

33 editions published between 1799 and 2011 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Osric the lion! : A romance by M. G Lewis( )

24 editions published between 1796 and 2005 in English and held by 64 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 )

20 editions published between 1799 and 1800 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and correspondence of M.G. Lewis : ... With many pieces in prose and verse, never before published. In two volumes by M. G Lewis( Book )

13 editions published between 1839 and 2013 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A life of Matthew G. Lewis by Louis F Peck( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Tales of wonder
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

Льюис, Мэтью Грегори

Мэт’ю Грэгары Льюіс

Մեթյու Լյուիս

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 (812)

French (44)

German (26)

Polish (7)

Spanish (4)

Irish (2)

Urdu (1)

Chinese (1)

Italian (1)

Slovak (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
The bravo of Venice : a romanceTales of wonderJournal of a residence among the Negroes in the West IndiesMonk Lewis : a critical biographyThe life and correspondence of M.G. Lewis, author of "The Monk," "Castle Spectre," &c. : with many pieces in prose and verse, never before publishedTheorizing a colonial Caribbean-Atlantic imaginary : sugar and ObeahJournal of a residence among the Negroes in the West Indies