WorldCat Identities

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

Works: 170 works in 329 publications in 7 languages and 3,821 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, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator
Classifications: PN1995.9.S26, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by C. L Moore
Doomsday morning by C. L Moore( Book )

20 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 307 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 )

7 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in English and French and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published between 1953 and 1981 in English and held by 96 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 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shambleau by C. L Moore( Book )

23 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Praised by H.P. Lovecraft as a "magnificent" debut, C.L. Moore's first story is still one of the most famous and enduring tales in science fiction.Passing through the streets of Lakkdarol, the newest human colony on Mars, Northwest Smith witnesses a bizarre sight: a young woman, clad in scarlet, being chased by a mob chanting "Shambleau! Shambleau!" As beautiful as she is frightened, Northwest shields her from death at the hands of the mob, but alone in his quarters, she reveals how she intends to thank him and what lies inside the closely wrapped turban on her head...One of the strangest, and surely one of the most imaginative stories ever written, SHAMBLEAU was hailed by readers, authors, and editors as the debut of a truly gifted writer during the golden age of science fiction
Black god's kiss by C. L Moore( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of six stories featuring Jirel of Joiry
Fury by Henry Kuttner( Book )

2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 61 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 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Northwest Smith by C. L Moore( Book )

8 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 42 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
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
Black gods and scarlet dreams by C. L Moore( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

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

Scarlet dream by C. L Moore( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This a collection of ten short stories featuring Northwest Smith
Shambleau by C. L Moore( Recording )

2 editions published in 1981 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond Earth's gates by Lewis Padgett( Book )

3 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last Mimzy by Robert Shaye( Visual )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 23 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
The proud robot : the complete Galloway Gallegher stories by Henry Kuttner( Book )

2 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gallegher's robot was a beautiful genius ... with a talent for trouble
The grand tour( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ben Wilson vive obsesionado con la muerte accidental de su esposa. Se dedica a educar lo mejor posible a su hija Hillary en un pueblo de Ohio. Regenta una pequeña pensión, donde llega un misterioso grupo de turistas que dicen ser una compañía de actores en viaje por el país. Ben hace amistad con Reeve, una mujer del grupo, y poco a poco irá descubriendo que los pretendidos turistas son entes inmortales que han estado presentes en grandes catástrofes ocurridas en el país
The Tree of Life by C. L Moore( )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gripping tale of the planet Mars and the terrible monstrosity that called its victims to it from afar
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Jirel of Joiry
Alternative Names

controlled identityPadgett, Lewis

C.L. Moore Amerikaans schrijfster

C.L. Moore Amerikaans schrijver

C. L. Moore scrittrice e sceneggiatrice statunitense


Catherine L. Moore

Catherine Lucile Moore American author

Catherine Lucile Moore americká spisovatelka

Catherine Lucile Moore amerikansk manusforfattar og skribent

Catherine Lucile Moore amerikansk manusförfattare och författare

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

English (97)

French (11)

Italian (7)

German (6)

Spanish (3)

Dutch (2)

Russian (1)

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