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Maturin, Charles Robert 1780-1824

Overview
Works: 354 works in 1,210 publications in 9 languages and 10,786 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence  History  Church history  Sermons  Biography 
Roles: Author, Other, Attributed name, Honoree, Author of introduction, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Performer
Classifications: PR4987.M7, 823.7
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Most widely held works by Charles Robert Maturin
Melmoth the wanderer; a tale by Charles Robert Maturin( Book )
244 editions published between 1820 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 2,433 libraries worldwide
"In a satanic bargain, Melmoth has sold his soul in exchange for immortality and now preys on the helpless in their darkest moments, offering to ease their suffering if they will take his place and release him from his tortured wanderings. His story is pieced together by those who have glimpsed his eerie existence over the centuries--from a prisoner in the clutches of the Spanish Inquisition to a man incarcerated in a London lunatic asylum."--Back cover
Bertram, or, The castle of St. Aldobrand by Charles Robert Maturin( Book )
95 editions published between 1816 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 662 libraries worldwide
"The author of Melmoth the wanderer (1820) was an Anglican curate in Dublin struggling to maintain his family when Bertram, with the support of Scott and Byron, was produced at Drury Lane. It is a play of violent and excessive emotions. Kean played the title role, one of those villain-heroes descended from Schiller's Moor, and made the part his own. There were opportunities for elaborate stage effects, notably the storm in the first act. The audience was in the mood for Gothic melodrama, and the production was a resounding success, making for its author about 1,000. Coleridge (whose Remorse three years earlier earned 400) wrote a destructive critique of the play: though audiences of today's Theatre of Cruelty, used to drama dealing in emotional states rather than character and narrative, are unlikely to find his criticisms as devastating as Maturin did at the time. And the language, mocked by Coleridge, in its quieter passages has a steady power."--Jacket
Seven Gothic dramas, 1789-1825 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 476 libraries worldwide
Manuel a tragedy in five acts : as performed at the Theatre Royal, Drury-Lane by Charles Robert Maturin( Book )
45 editions published between 1817 and 2009 in English and German and held by 422 libraries worldwide
The wild Irish boy by Charles Robert Maturin( Book )
41 editions published between 1808 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 386 libraries worldwide
Women : or, Pour et contre by Charles Robert Maturin( Book )
37 editions published between 1818 and 1979 in 4 languages and held by 383 libraries worldwide
The fatal revenge; or, The family of Montorio: a romance by Charles Robert Maturin( Book )
37 editions published between 1806 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 352 libraries worldwide
The Milesian chief by Charles Robert Maturin( Book )
34 editions published between 1812 and 2010 in English and French and held by 295 libraries worldwide
Fredolfo a tragedy, in five acts by Charles Robert Maturin( Book )
27 editions published between 1819 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 221 libraries worldwide
The Albigenses; a romance by Charles Robert Maturin( Book )
29 editions published between 1824 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 218 libraries worldwide
Bertram a tragedy in five acts by Charles Robert Maturin( Book )
29 editions published between 1816 and 1981 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
The correspondence of Sir Walter Scott and Charles Robert Maturin, with a few other allied letters by Walter Scott( Book )
13 editions published between 1937 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 143 libraries worldwide
Bertram, or, The castle of St. Aldobrand a tragedy, in five acts : as performed at the New-York theatre by Charles Robert Maturin( Book )
7 editions published between 1818 and 1977 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Bertram ou le château de Saint-Aldobrand by Charles Robert Maturin( Book )
25 editions published between 1821 and 1956 in 3 languages and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Sermons by Charles Robert Maturin( Book )
8 editions published between 1819 and 1821 in English and Undetermined and held by 42 libraries worldwide
The universe: a poem by James Wills( Book )
7 editions published in 1821 in 3 languages and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Fatal revenge by Charles Robert Maturin( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Five sermons on the errors of the Roman Catholic Church, preached in St. Peter's Church by Charles Robert Maturin( Book )
10 editions published between 1824 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Bertram by Charles Robert Maturin( Book )
6 editions published between 1816 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Charles Robert Maturin : the terror-novelist by Willem Scholten( Book )
3 editions published in 1933 in Undetermined and English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Auteur de Beltram 1782-1824
Auteur de Beltram L' 1782-1824
Author of Bertram 1780-1824
Betram, Author of 1780-1824
Charles Robert Maturin
Charles Robert Maturin irischer protestantischer Geistlicher
Charles Robert Maturin scrittore e drammaturgo irlandese
Mathurin.
Mathurin 1782-1824
Mathurin Charles Robert 1782-1824
Matjurin.
Maturin
Maturin, C. 1782-1824
Maturin, C. R.
Maturin, C. R. 1780-1824
Maturin, Ch. R. 1780-1824
Maturin, Ch. Robert.
Maturin, Charles.
Maturin, Charles 1782-1824
Maturin, Charles R.
Maturin, Charles R. 1780-1824
Maturin, Charles R. 1782-1824
Maturin, Charles Robert
Maturin, R.C. 1780-1824
Maturin, R. C. 1782-1824
Maturin, Robert
Maturin, Robert C. 1782-1824
Maturin, Robert Charles.
Maturin Robert Charles 1782-1824
Metʹjurin, Č. R. 1782-1824
Metʹjurin, Čarlz Robert 1780-1824
Met'jurin, Čarlz Robert 1782-1824
Metjurins, Čarlzs Roberts 1782-1824
Met'ûrin, Čarlz Robert.
Murphy, Denis Jasper 1780-1824
Murphy, Dennis Jasper 1780-1824
Murphy, Dennis Jasper 1782-1824
Метьюрин, Чарлз Роберт
Метьюрин, Чарлз Роберт 1782-1824
Чарлз Мэт’юрын
マチューリン, C. R.
マチューリン, チャールズ・ロバート
查爾斯·羅伯特·馬圖林
Languages
English (584)
French (86)
German (31)
Spanish (20)
Russian (10)
Romanian (2)
Swedish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Dutch (1)
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