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Palliser, Charles 1947-

Overview
Works: 50 works in 220 publications in 10 languages and 6,554 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  History  Historical fiction  Experimental fiction  Satire  Frame-stories  Detective and mystery stories, English  Catalogs  Designs and plans 
Roles: Author, Correspondent, Author of introduction, Recipient
Classifications: PR4494, 823.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Charles Palliser
 
Most widely held works by Charles Palliser
The Quincunx by Charles Palliser( Book )
62 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young man searching for his origins is drawn from the Northern England countryside into the violent and corrupt London underworld of the late Regency
The unburied by Charles Palliser( Book )
35 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in 7 languages and held by 1,881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A historical sleuth in Victorian England solves an 11th century murder by reading manuscripts in a cathedral library. While there, a real-life murder occurs and he turns sleuth, but his sleuthing is a fiasco, casting doubt on his earlier findings and therefore his integrity as a historian
Rustication : a novel by Charles Palliser( Book )
12 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and Dutch and held by 1,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"It is winter 1863, and Richard Shenstone, aged seventeen, has been sent down--'rusticated'--from Cambridge under a cloud of suspicion. Addicted to opium and tormented by sexual desire, he finds temporary refuge in a dilapidated old mansion on the southern English coast inhabited by his newly impoverished mother and his sister, Effie. Soon, graphic and threatening letters begin to circulate among his neighbors, and Richard finds himself the leading suspect in a series of crimes and misdemeanors ranging from vivisection to murder"--Dust jacket flap
Betrayals by Charles Palliser( Book )
14 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a series of seemingly unrelated narratives, Palliser presents situations which are all variations on a single theme: a distinguished figure in some intellectual pursuit becomes obsessed with a rival, schemes his demise, and botches the job out of sheer monomania
The sensationist by Charles Palliser( Book )
12 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roman om en bitter kærlighedshistorie fra victoriatiden
Betrayal by Charles Palliser( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Palliser's American cottage homes by Palliser & Co Palliser( Book )
3 editions published in 1878 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The moonstone by Wilkie Collins( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in French and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La pierre de lune est un diamant fameux, arraché jadis à un temple de l'Inde par un officier anglais. Pierre maudite, murmure-t-on : malédiction qui va retomber sur la touchante Rachel Verinder, ce soir de ses dix-huit ans où elle se voit offrir en héritage la pierre fatale ... avant de se la faire dérober la nuit même. Débute alors l'enquête
Modern cement sidewalk construction; a practical treatise for the workman, explaining in simple language the method of making durable cement sidewalks by Charles Palliser( )
2 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le destin de Mary : roman by Charles Palliser( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les faubourgs de l'enfer : roman by Charles Palliser( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le Secret des cinq roses : roman by Charles Palliser( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die schwarze Kathedrale by Charles Palliser( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in German and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trahisons : roman by Charles Palliser( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'héritage de John Huffam : roman by Charles Palliser( Book )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The inheritance of John Huffam by Charles Palliser( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A novel set in 19th century England that deals with the varying fortunes of young John Huffam and his mother
La Clé introuvable : roman by Charles Palliser( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le Quinconce : roman by Charles Palliser( Book )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Palliser, Charles
Паллисер, Чарльз 1947-
パリサー, チャールズ
Languages
English (115)
French (28)
Dutch (14)
Spanish (6)
German (5)
Japanese (3)
Polish (2)
Russian (2)
Finnish (1)
Greek, Modern (1)
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