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Du Maurier, George 1834-1896

Overview
Works: 677 works in 1,644 publications in 10 languages and 17,468 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Musical fiction  Pictorial works  Illustrated works  Musical settings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Artist
Classifications: PR5612, 823.8
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Most widely held works about George Du Maurier
 
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Most widely held works by George Du Maurier
Trilby : a novel by George Du Maurier( Book )

287 editions published between 1815 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 3,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Svengali exerts his strange and hypnotic influence over a beautiful young girl, in this classic story of a life in the Latin Quarter of Paris
Peter Ibbetson by George Du Maurier( Book )

161 editions published between 1846 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Comment un homme qui purge une peine de prison à perpétuité parvient à s'évader à volonté vers son passé, et retrouver la femme qu'il aime, par la magie du "rever-vrai"... Un classique de la littérature britannique de l'époque victorienne
The Martian : a novel by George Du Maurier( Book )

64 editions published between 1848 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published posthumously in 1897, and largely autobiographical, the novel describes du Maurier's school days in Paris and the experience of losing his sight, as well as considering the idea of life beyond the body
The history of Henry Esmond by William Makepeace Thackeray( Book )

48 editions published between 1869 and 1924 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orphaned in the England of the later Stuarts, Henry Esmonde is raised by his aristocratic, Jacobite relatives the Castlewoods. As a young man he falls in love with both Lady Castlewood and Beatrix, her beautiful, headstrong daughter, and is inspired to join the ultimately unsuccessful campaign to reinstate James Stuart to the throne. Thackeray valued Henry Esmond more than any of his other novels and it displays many of his own memories and emotions. - Amazon
English society by George Du Maurier( Book )

18 editions published between 1880 and 2011 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social pictorial satire by George Du Maurier( Book )

15 editions published between 1898 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Washington Square by Henry James( Book )

9 editions published between 1880 and 1894 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shy and sweet daughter of a well-to-do physician, Catherine Sloper seems destined for lifelong spinsterhood until the sudden appearance of a dashing suitor who proposes marriage. Her adored father suspects the would-be fiancé of fortune-hunting and threatens her with disinheritance, forcing Catherine to choose between lover and father
The young George du Maurier; a selection of his letters, 1860-67 by George Du Maurier( Book )

12 editions published between 1951 and 1969 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of William Makepeace Thackeray by William Makepeace Thackeray( Book )

6 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conformada por 22 volumenes
The Notting Hill mystery : [the first detective novel] by Charles Warren Adams( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widely acknowledged as the first detective novel, the story is told by insurance investigator Ralph Henderson, who is building a case against the sinister Baron 'R___', suspected of murdering his wife. Henderson descends into a maze of intrigue including a diabolical mesmerist, kidnapping by gypsies, slow-poisoners, a rich uncle's will and three murders
Society pictures by George Du Maurier( Book )

21 editions published between 1890 and 1899 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trilby by George Du Maurier( )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Latin Quarter of Paris, Trilby O'Ferrall is working as an artist's model. Her grace and ingenuous charm make a poignant contrast to the cruel magnetism of Svengali, under whose spell she falls. Using hypnotic powers, Svengali shapes her into a virtuoso singer, Europe's most captivating soprano. But her golden voice, and even her life, become fatally tied to him
Novels of George Du Maurier : Trilby, the Martians [sic] Peter Ibbetson by George Du Maurier( Book )

3 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trilby is set in the 1850s in an idyllic bohemian Paris. Though it features the stories of two English artists and a Scottish artist, one of the most memorable characters is Svengali, a Jewish rogue, masterful musician, and hypnotist. Trilby O'Ferrall, the novel's heroine, is a half-Irish girl working in Paris as an artists' model and laundress; all the men in the novel are in love with her... Trilby is literally tone-deaf... Even so, the magician Svengali hypnotizes her and transforms her into a great diva, la Svengali. Under his spell, Trilby becomes a talented singer, performing always in an amnesiac trance... The Martian is a long, largely autobiographical, novel that describes the lives of two bosom friends, Barty Josselin and Robert Maurice, starting from their school days in Paris in the 1850s... Peter Ibbetson is an account of Du Maurier's childhood in France and his early years in London, but its defining characteristic is its melding of the main character's dream life with real life. Ibbetson and the other main character, the Duchess of Towers, after a series of crises, spend the remaining days of their lives entering each other's dreams. --Wikipedia.com & www.enotes.com
Novels of George Du Maurier by George Du Maurier( Book )

8 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wives and daughters by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

8 editions published between 1866 and 2013 in English and French and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When seventeen-year-old Molly Gibson's widowed father remarries, her life is turned upside down by the arrival of her vain, manipulative stepmother. She also acquires an intriguing new stepsister, Cynthia, glamorous, sophisticated, and irresistible to every man she meets. The two girls begin to confide in one another and Molly soon finds herself a go-between in Cynthia's love affairs--but in doing so risks losing both her own reputation and the man she secretly loves
In Bohemia with Du Maurier : the first of a series of reminiscences by Felix Moscheles( Book )

4 editions published between 1896 and 1897 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictures of English society by George Du Maurier( Book )

8 editions published between 1884 and 1892 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Svengali : George du Maurier's Trilby by George Du Maurier( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucile by Edward Robert Bulwer Lytton Lytton( Book )

12 editions published between 1868 and 1892 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the archive room in the basement of the library
Love scenes by Aaron Jay Kernis( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Trilby : a novel
Alternative Names
Busson Du Maurier, George

Busson Du Maurier George Louis Pamella 1834-1896

Busson du Maurier, Georges-Louis Palmella

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Du Maurier, George

Du Maurier, George 1834-1896

Du Maurier, George (George Louis Palmella Busson), 1834-1896

Du Maurier, George L. 1834-1896

Du Maurier, George Louis Palmella Busson.

Du Maurier, George Louis Palmella Busson 1834-1896

Du Maurier, George Louis Palwella

Du Maurier George Louis Pamella 1834-1896

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Dumaurier, George 1834-1896

DuMaurier, George L. 1834-1896

DuMaurier, George Louis Palmella Busson 1834-1896

George du Maurier britischer Autor

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George du Maurier illustratore e scrittore inglese

George Louis Palmella Busson Du Maurier

Georgius du Maurier

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Maurier, George L. du 1834-1896

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Maurier, Georges du 1834-1896

Дюморье, Джордж

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Languages
English (730)

French (30)

German (18)

Dutch (14)

Spanish (12)

Russian (5)

Danish (4)

Polish (4)

Armenian (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
Peter IbbetsonThe Martian : a novelTrilbyDaphne du Maurier, haunted heiressPartial portraits