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Moore, C. L. (Catherine Lucile) 1911-1987

Overview
Works: 786 works in 1,070 publications in 6 languages and 4,538 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Fiction  Science fiction  Biography  Juvenile works  Motion pictures  Action and adventure fiction 
Roles: Author, Composer, Bibliographic antecedent, Engraver, Printer, Arranger, Illustrator, Editor, Lyricist, Other, Creator, Distributor, Translator, Dedicatee, Performer
Classifications: PN1995.9.S26, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about C. L Moore
 
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Most widely held works by C. L Moore
The best of C.L. Moore by C. L Moore( Book )

12 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

C.L. Moore broke new ground as one of the first female authors of science fiction, and was an undisputed pioneer of the genre. This stunning collection brings together her most imaginative and groundbreaking stories.With a special introduction by Lester Del Rey, one of the founders of the modern sci-fi/fantasy genre, this anthology includes C.L. Moore's best-known and most beloved tales, including:SHAMBLEAU, Moore's bizarre, imaginative, and wildly acclaimed debut, featuring space outlaw Northwest Smith and his meeting on Mars with a strange young lady whose turban hides a terrifying secret...BLACK GOD'S KISS, the debut of Jirel of Joiry, one of the classic heroes of sword and sorcery and fantasy's first true strong female protagonist. As cunning as she is fierce, Jirel descends into a nightmarish land beneath her castle to find the instruments of her revenge...THE BRIGHT ILLUSION, one man's journey to a mind-bending, terrifying planet of blinding colors and impossible angles, filled with unutterable horrors and strange temptations...Filled with ten stories that evoke the enduring spirit of sci-fi and fantasy's early days, THE BEST OF C.L. MOORE is a treasure that belongs on the shelf of any reader of speculative fiction
Doomsday morning by C. L Moore( Book )

20 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

2000 A.D. Things had changed in America. A vast, powerful and complex political machine known as Comus (Communication U.S.) now held the country in its merciless grip
Jirel of Joiry by C. L Moore( Book )

15 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1930's heralded the arrival of C.L. Moore, one of the pioneering women writers of speculative fiction, and the appearance of fantasy's landmark female hero: Jirel of Joiry.With her red hair flowing, her yellow eyes glinting like embers, and her face streaked with blood, Jirel is strong, fearless, and driven by honor. Her legendary debut, BLACK GOD'S KISS, begins as her castle, Joiry, is overrun by invaders, but knowing that this is one battle she cannot fight, she summons her courage and cunning and descends into the castle's hidden reaches, where she crosses through a doorway into Hell itself...JIREL OF JOIRY collects the classic tales of blood and vengeance that secured C.L. Moore's place among legendary authors of sword and sorcery like Robert E. Howard and Edgar Rice Burroughs. Originally published in the magazine Weird Tales, Moore's fantastic tales of warriors, gods, and magic are defined by a fierce, romantic vision that helped define the genre, earning her the title of Grand Master for lifetime achievement by the World Fantasy Convention.Includes BLACK GOD'S KISS, BLACK GOD'S SHADOW, JIREL MEETS MAGIC, THE DARK LAND, and HELLSGARDE
Northwest of Earth : the complete Northwest Smith by C. L Moore( Book )

5 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in English and French and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judgment night : a selection of science fiction by C. L Moore( Book )

3 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shambleau, and others by C. L Moore( Book )

3 editions published between 1953 and 1981 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earth's last citadel by C. L Moore( Book )

9 editions published between 1943 and 1983 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black god's kiss by C. L Moore( Book )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of six stories featuring Jirel of Joiry
Shambleau by C. L Moore( Book )

22 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Shambleau," C.L. Moore's first story, became an instant classic when it appeared in the pages of "Weird Tales" magazine in November, 1933. Not only did it launch Moore's "Northwest Smith" interplanetary adventure series, but it breathed new life into the vampire genre. Moore would go on to become a frequent and popular contributor to the pulps, alone and in collaboration with her husband, Henry Kuttner
Judgment night by C. L Moore( Book )

11 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in English and French and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

C.L. Moore broke new ground as one of the first female authors of science fiction, and was an undisputed pioneer of the genre. JUDGMENT NIGHT is her classic space opera, a tour-de-force from the golden age of science fiction.The Lens of Death was the most destructive weapon in the history of the cosmos. Now it will decide the fate of the Lyonese, whose galactic empire is crumbling before the assaults of a new, younger race, the H'vani. The champion of the empire and its home-world of Ericon is the daughter of the Emperor, Juille: a tall, fierce Amazon who will not see her dynasty end. But Juille could never have foreseen the twist of fate that turns her mortal enemy, the godlike H'vani warrior known as Egide, into her lover. As their races clash, the two are locked in a swirling embrace of death and lust that might end in the destruction of their peoples, the galaxy, and one another.All will be decided on Judgment Night
Fury by Henry Kuttner( Book )

2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exiled humanity lives in underground cities, the Keeps, far below the oceans of Venus. Sam Haker, born to be a tyrant and cryogenically preserved, is revived to free the unwilling form their prison. Published first in Astounding in 1947. Fury is regarded as the most colorful and adventurous novel of these important writers
No boundaries by Henry Kuttner( Book )

5 editions published between 1955 and 1961 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black gods and scarlet dreams by C. L Moore( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shambleau by C. L Moore( Recording )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this unabridged recording, science fiction author C.L. Moore reads her first published story entitled Shambleau, which takes place during medieval times. The work was originally written in 1933
Northwest Smith by C. L Moore( Book )

8 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From C.L. Moore, the legendary pioneer of classic sci-fi, comes the collected adventures of the iconic space outlaw, Northwest Smith.First published in Weird Tales in the early 1930s, C.L. Moore's Northwest Smith stories, especially SHAMBLEAU, were hailed as some of the most imaginative and vivid science fiction stories ever to come out of the golden age of sci-fi. At a time when women were heavily underrepresented in the genre, C.L. Moore was among the first to gain critical and popular acclaim, drawing comparisons to contemporaries like H.P. Lovecraft and Fritz Leiber.Northwest Smith, now recognized by many as the archetypal space smuggler and gunslinger, is an adventurer in the classic sense of the word, and these thirteen stories chronicle the bizarre dangers, interstellar wonders, and titillating romances that captured the imagination of a generation
Daybreak, 2250 A.D. by Andre Norton( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two centuries after an atomic war on earth, a silver-haired mutant sets out on a dangerous search for a lost city of the ruined civilization
Black god's shadow by C. L Moore( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last Mimzy by The Last Mimsy( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brother and sister find a box on the beach, open it, and find Mimzy, a magical stuffed rabbit, soon the siblings discover they have special powers and begin a journey that will affect the world
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Jirel of Joiry
Alternative Names

controlled identityPadgett, Lewis

C.L. Moore Amerikaans schrijver

C. L. Moore scrittrice e sceneggiatrice statunitense

C・L・ムーア

Catherine L. Moore

Catherine Lucile Moore American author

Catherine Lucile Moore americk spisovatelka

Catherine Lucile Moore amerikansk manusforfattar og skribent

Catherine Lucile Moore amerikansk manusfrfattare och frfattare

Catherine Lucile Moore amerikansk manusforfatter og skribent

Catherine Lucile Moore amerikansk manuskriptforfatter og skribent

Catherine Lucile Moore US-amerikanische Science-Fiction- und Fantasy-Autorin

Catherine Lucille Moore

Catherine Lucille Moore auteur d'ouvrages de science-fiction

Kuttner, C. L. Moore

Kuttner, C. L. Moore 1911-1987

Kuttner, C. L. Moore (Catherine Lucile Moore), 1911-1987

Moore, C. L.

Moore, C. L. 1911-1987

Moore, Cartherine L.

Moore, Catherine L.

Moore, Catherine L. 1911-

Moore, Catherine L. 1911-1987

Moore, Catherine L. (Catherine Lucile), 1911-1987

Moore, Catherine Lucile 1911-1987

Moore, Catherine Lucille

Moore, Catherine Lucille 1911-

Moore, Catherine Lucille 1911-1987

O'Donnell, Lawrence 1911-1987

Padgett, Lewis

Padgett Lewis 1911-1987

Мур, К 1911-1987

Мур К. Л. писательница, фантастика 1911-1987

Мур, Кэтрин Люсиль

سی. ال. مور نویسنده و فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

ムーア, C. L.

ムーア, キャサリン・ルーシル

ムーア, ルシル・キャサリン

Languages
English (120)

French (15)

Italian (7)

German (6)

Dutch (3)

Spanish (2)

Covers
Northwest of Earth : the complete Northwest SmithBlack god's kissBlack gods and scarlet dreams