WorldCat Identities

Moore, Arthur 1866-

Overview
Works: 171 works in 191 publications in 1 language and 381 library holdings
Classifications: PR4613.D5, 823.8
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Most widely held works about Arthur Moore
 
Most widely held works by Arthur Moore
A comedy of masks by Ernest Christopher Dowson ( Book )
11 editions published between 1893 and 1977 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The knight punctilious by Arthur Moore ( Book )
1 edition published in 1903 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Archers of the long bow : an exorbitant story by Arthur Moore ( Book )
1 edition published in 1904 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The gay deceivers by Arthur Moore ( Book )
1 edition published in 1899 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adrian Rome by Ernest Christopher Dowson ( Book )
3 editions published in 1899 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Woodford], to Arthur Moore by Ernest Christopher Dowson ( Book )
3 editions published in 1889 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Approving of Moore's proposed syndicate (backing horses), and wishing him success. Inviting Moore to dine and stay the night on Tuesday, noting "we shall not dress: come in a blazer if you like." Describing an outing to the theater with the barmaid called "Lena," and praising a performance of "The Weaker Sex." Asking Moore to put 2/6 on Millstream for the Chester Cup, then changing his mind and canceling the request (unfortunately for Dowson, Millstream won the Chester Cup)
[Woodford], to Arthur Moore by Ernest Christopher Dowson ( Book )
2 editions published in 1889 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Referencing their work on the collaborative novel "Felix Martyr," and hoping to see Moore soon. Discussing a selection of plaques (of the child actress Minnie Terry), asking Moore to take him to the store displaying them, thinking he may "be able to summon up energy for the selection." Suggesting Moore read "Le Rouge et Le Noir," "Premier Amour" and "Le Lys dans La Vallée," and stating "the three above-named masters are responsible for the evolution of H[enr]y James."
London, to Arthur Moore by Ernest Christopher Dowson ( Book )
2 editions published in 1890 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inviting Moore to dine the following day at the Arts and Letters Club, hoping to discuss their collaborative novel "The Passion of Dr. Ludovicus."
Woodford, to Arthur Moore by Ernest Christopher Dowson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Outlining the plot for a collaborative novel. Referencing his work on "The Story of a Violin" (not completed until June 1891), and hoping to see Moore soon
Bongor [i.e. Bangor, Wales], to Arthur Moore by Ernest Christopher Dowson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Discussing his work on their collaborative novel "A Comedy of Masks," fearing that his writing is bad and mentioning that he is "dissatisfied with the half doz[en] or so of pages [he has] already written." Noting that he is "getting awfully sick of this place" and looks forward to returning to London. Mentioning that he has been reading "Mdlle de Mersac," "Mill on the Floss," and the first number of the "Whirlwind," which is "an amusing extravaganza."
Woodford, to Arthur Moore by Ernest Christopher Dowson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"Gently" breaking the news that their manuscript "The Passion of Dr. Ludovicus" has been rejected again. Complaining about his heath and the weather and referencing his inability to purchase new books. Enclosing (not present) a story by Dowson that he has submitted to Atalanta. Mentioning an outing with Victor Plarr and asking Moore to dine
London, to Arthur Moore by Ernest Christopher Dowson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Enclosing (not present) a synopsis of "Masquerade" (their collaborative novel "A Comedy of Masks"), which represents "some 8 hours of solid manual labour." Hoping that Moore will emend and expand it and discussing some plot points
London, to Arthur Moore by Ernest Christopher Dowson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1889 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Discussing copying and revising their collaborative work "The Passion of Dr. Ludovicus." Discussing their Easter plans, mentioning that Dowson has refused invitations to dine at Reigate [with his cousins the Secretans] and does not wish to "face the enthusiastic Sayle," asking if they might tramp about Surrey instead. With a postscript hoping for the success of "The Passion of Dr. Ludovicus."
London, to Arthur Moore by Ernest Christopher Dowson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1889 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Referencing the rejection of their collaborative work "The Passion of Dr. Ludovicus" by the publisher Sampson Low, proposing that they consider trying to get it published in a magazine. Asking Moore to read Dowson's positive critique of Ibsen's "A Doll's House" in the forthcoming issue of The Critic, noting that "it is the only serious criticism, save that of "A White Lie" which I have ever attempted." Mentioning that in the current Pall Mall Gazette "the ruffian Buchanan is attacked in a most withering & delicious letter by one Shaw."
London, to Arthur Moore by Ernest Christopher Dowson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1889 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Hoping to meet the following week and asking Moore to visit him at the Arts and Letters Club, noting that though it is rather dull, "one can slack here with some comfort." Asking where the manuscript of their collaborative novel "The Passion of Dr. Ludovicus" is, and noting that he is unable to write ("'Felix Martyr' nor nothing"). Mentioning the second installment of James' "The Solution" and Hardy's article "Candour in English Fiction."
London, to Arthur Moore by Ernest Christopher Dowson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1892 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Discussing his work on "Pierrot of the Minute," asking for advice on acquiring a license for the play
London, to Arthur Moore by Ernest Christopher Dowson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1889 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Thanking Moore for a copy of his "Stolen Hand" (a short story), noting that he will give criticisms to Moore in person. Referencing the submission of their collaborative work "The Passion of Dr. Ludovicus" to the publisher Routledge, and suggesting mottoes for the work ("My life is not life," Calderon; "Woman thou has subdued me," Calderon; and "Let it be -- pass on -- / No good can come of it -- it is not well / To meet it -- it is an enchanted phantom -- / A lifeless idol," Goethe). Hoping to see Moore soon, and asking him to try to procure a copy of Johannes II from one of the "solid old bookshops ... à la Quaritch."
on the yacht "Rover," Thorpe, Norwich, to Arthur Moore by Ernest Christopher Dowson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1889 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Thanking Moore for a letter and praising Norwich. Envying Moore's "glimpse of Mignon" [the child actress Minnie Terry], praising her, and hoping to possess a new photograph soon. Looking forward to returning to London after a fortnight in the Broads, and referencing their collaborative work on the novel "Felix Martyr." Discussing literature, mentioning Meredith, Thackeray, Zola and noting that "when you come to delicacy -- subtlety -- there is only H. James & his master Tourguènef of novelists." Mentioning responses to their contributions in The Critic, and asking Moore to dine. Mentioning "Diana of the Crossways," and wishing he had some absinthe on board. Hoping that Moore has been "more prolific of pen" than his "unworthy collab[orator]."
Ramsbury, to Arthur Moore by Ernest Christopher Dowson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Discussing his travel plans, mentioning that he will arrive in London the following day at 3.50, and looking forward to dining with Moore
Chadwell Heath, to Arthur Moore by Ernest Christopher Dowson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1893 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Referencing the upcoming publication of their collaborative novel "A Comedy of Masks," and discussing his work, mentioning that he feels "horridly vague as to the next few chapters of the Opus ("Adrian Rome")". Mentioning his intention to return to London, noting that he would not stay at Chadwell Heath for so long, but that Missy (Adelaide Foltinowicz) is away until the following day. Hoping to visit Brittany with Moore the following year
 
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Alternative Names
Moore, Arthur 1866-
Moore, Arthur, b. 1866
Moore, Arthur Collin, 1866-
Languages
English (40)