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Corelli, Marie 1855-1924

Overview
Works: 752 works in 3,277 publications in 14 languages and 16,509 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Religious fiction  Christian fiction  Psychological fiction  Didactic fiction  Romance fiction  Drama  Silent films  Film adaptations  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Correspondent, Dubious author, Creator
Classifications: PR4504, 823.8
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A romance of two worlds by Marie Corelli( Book )
191 editions published between 1886 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 716 libraries worldwide
In 1886, a theretofore unknown writer calling herself ""Marie Corelli"" burst forth onto the international literary scene with the publication of A Romance of Two Worlds, an innovative romance novel that sought to combine Christianity and science fiction. Almost instantly, the novel began breaking sales records, garnering Corelli fans ranging from suburban housewives to British royalty
The master-Christian; a question of the time by Marie Corelli( Book )
80 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 585 libraries worldwide
In Corelli's anti-Catholic novel, Christ returns to earth in the form of a street child and is saddened by how the churches have strayed from his teachings. The novel also tells the story of painter Angela Sovrani-- stabbed in an attempted murder by her less-talented lover who is envious of her genius
The sorrows of Satan, or, The strange experience of one Geoffrey Tempest, millionaire : a romance by Marie Corelli( Book )
86 editions published between 1895 and 2013 in English and held by 522 libraries worldwide
London, 1895, and the Devil is on the loose. He is searching for someone morally strong enough to resist temptation, but there seems little chance he will succeed. Britain is all but totally corrupt. The aristocracy is financially and spiritually bankrupt; church leaders no longer believe in God; Victorian idealism has been banished from literature and life; and sexual morality is being undermined by the pernicious doctrines of the 'New Woman'. Everything and everyone is up for sale, and it takes a special kind of moral courage to resist the Devil's seductions
Barabbas. A dream of the world's tragedy by Marie Corelli( Book )
110 editions published between 1893 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 500 libraries worldwide
The trial and crucifixion of Jesus from the point of view of Barabbas
Wormwood : a drama of Paris by Marie Corelli( Book )
84 editions published between 1890 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 450 libraries worldwide
Betrayed by the woman he was to marry, a young man of wealth and standing takes to absinth and breaks up mentally and physically
The life everlasting, a reality of romance by Marie Corelli( Book )
67 editions published between 1911 and 2011 in English and German and held by 401 libraries worldwide
Some of the themes only hinted at in Marie Corelli's 1886 breakthrough novel, A Romance of Two Worlds, are fully fleshed out in fascinating detail in her later work, The Life Everlasting. In the future world Corelli brings to life in this novel, scientific breakthroughs have made it possible to master radioactivity and other previously unharnessed energies. The female narrator opts to undergo a spiritual process that is designed to bring her to a higher plane of understanding
"Temporal power"; a study in supremacy by Marie Corelli( Book )
53 editions published between 1902 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 397 libraries worldwide
Ziska, the problem of a wicked soul by Marie Corelli( Book )
59 editions published between 1890 and 2016 in English and German and held by 325 libraries worldwide
British writer Marie Corelli was among the most popular novelists of her era, earning the appreciation of even Queen Victoria herself. Within the first few pages of the addictive reincarnation romance Ziska, it's easy to understand why. A tale spanning centuries, this novel has something for everyone: gothic supernatural horror, ancient Egyptian folklore, a pair of star-crossed lovers, and even some satirical skewering of the pretensions of the British upper classes
Ardath, the story of a dead self by Marie Corelli( Book )
94 editions published between 1889 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 316 libraries worldwide
Popular Victorian-era writer Marie Corelli does it again in this epic romance imbued with supernatural and gothic themes. A companion piece of sorts to Corelli's first novel, A Romance of Two Worlds, Ardath follows the life of young poet Theos Alwyn, whose encounter with a mysterious monk propels him into a spiritual quest that transcends space and time
God's good man; a simple love-story by Marie Corelli( Book )
61 editions published between 1894 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 305 libraries worldwide
A novel of romantic and religious aspect in which a young clergyman falls in love with an attractive wealthy woman moving in smart Edwardian society
The mighty atom by Marie Corelli( Book )
73 editions published between 1800 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 299 libraries worldwide
Cameos by Marie Corelli( Book )
26 editions published between 1890 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 282 libraries worldwide
Free opinions, freely expressed on certain phases of modern social life and conduct by Marie Corelli( Book )
38 editions published between 1903 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 280 libraries worldwide
The treasure of heaven : a romance of riches by Marie Corelli( Book )
58 editions published between 1906 and 2015 in English and German and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Thelma : a Norwegian princess by Marie Corelli( Book )
79 editions published between 1887 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 256 libraries worldwide
Holy orders; the tragedy of a quiet life by Marie Corelli( Book )
38 editions published between 1908 and 2010 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
A moralist novel about rural England and its people
Innocent, her fancy and his fact; a novel by Marie Corelli( Book )
44 editions published between 1914 and 2015 in English and French and held by 245 libraries worldwide
Boy; a sketch by Marie Corelli( Book )
46 editions published between 1900 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 244 libraries worldwide
Thelma by Marie Corelli( Book )
81 editions published between 1887 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 239 libraries worldwide
Socio-romantic novel translated from British literature
The soul of Lilith by Marie Corelli( Book )
60 editions published between 1891 and 2014 in English and Hindi and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Novel based on a true story of supernatural power
 
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Alternative Names
Kūrīllī, Māryā
Mackay, Mary
Stūkir, Barīm
Stūkir, Baryam
Stūkir, Brīm
Languages
English (1,425)
German (29)
Dutch (5)
Finnish (5)
Swedish (3)
Russian (3)
Czech (3)
Norwegian (2)
Urdu (1)
Thai (1)
French (1)
Romanian (1)
Danish (1)
Hindi (1)
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