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Morgan Lady (Sydney) 1783-1859

Overview
Works: 583 works in 1,759 publications in 7 languages and 15,213 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Biography  Romance fiction  Biographies  Historical fiction  Records and correspondence  Autobiographies  Diaries  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Other, Lyricist, Illustrator, Vocalist, Recipient, Editor
Classifications: PR5059.M3, 823.7
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The wild Irish girl : a national tale by Morgan( Book )

83 editions published between 1806 and 2016 in English and held by 1,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Horatio, the son of an English lord, is banished to his father's Irish estate as punishment for his dissipated ways, he goes off in search of adventure. On the wild west coast of Connaught he finds remnants of a romantic Gaelic past--a dilapidated castle, a Catholic priest, a deposed king, and the king's lovely daughter, Glorvina. In this setting and among these characters Horatio learns the history, culture, and language of a country he had once scorned, but he must do so in disguise, for his own Enlgish ancestors are responsible for the ruin of the Gaelic family he comes to love."--Back cover
Florence Macarthy : an Irish tale by Morgan( )

46 editions published between 1818 and 2016 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The missionary : an Indian tale by Morgan( )

34 editions published between 1811 and 2015 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in seventeenth-century India, The Missionary focuses on the relationship between Hilarion, a Portuguese missionary to India, and Luxima, an Indian prophetess. Both are aristocratic, devoted to their religions, bound by vows of chastity, and begin the novel biased against other cultures. This Broadview Literary Texts edition also includes extensive primary source appendices that situate the novel in relation to Irish, Portuguese and Indian history, as well as to the literature of sensibility and travel writing."--Jacket
Italy by Morgan( )

59 editions published between 1821 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wild Irish girl by Morgan( Book )

27 editions published between 1800 and 2017 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

France by Morgan( Book )

28 editions published between 1817 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First edition of Lady Morgan's detailed account of French society and culture written during her 1816 residence. The work contains chapters on the peasantry, society, Paris, the theatre, literary figures and four appendices on law, medicine, finance and political opinion written by her husband, Thomas Charles Morgan. c/f Goldsmith
The lay of an Irish harp, or, Metrical fragments by Morgan( Book )

21 editions published between 1807 and 2007 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

St. Clair, or, The heiress of Desmond by Morgan( Book )

31 editions published between 1803 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

O'Donnel, a national tale by Morgan( )

32 editions published between 1814 and 1999 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The novice of Saint Dominick by Morgan( Book )

34 editions published between 1806 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

France in 1829-30 by Morgan( )

27 editions published between 1830 and 2012 in English and German and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The O'Briens and the O'Flahertys : a national tale by Morgan( Book )

20 editions published between 1827 and 2013 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een jongeman in Dublin beleeft Ierse opstanden tegen het Britse gezag van nabij
Woman; or, Ida of Athens by Morgan( )

18 editions published between 1800 and 2016 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and times of Salvator Rosa by Morgan( Book )

19 editions published in 1824 in 4 languages and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woman and her master by Morgan( Book )

10 editions published between 1840 and 1994 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Absenteeism. by Morgan( )

13 editions published between 1825 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woman and her master by Morgan( Book )

24 editions published between 1840 and 2016 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sydney, Lady Morgan (?1783-1859) is best remembered as a novelist whose highly successful historical romances often dealt with sexual, religious and racial discrimination. This work, published in 1840, examines the role of women in history. Morgan originally planned to write four volumes, but owing to her ill health only the first two, focusing on the Old Testament and classical civilization, were completed. Morgan proposes the view that women were really the dominant sex that shaped human society. She criticizes the legal discrimination against women that persists even in an age when superiority is no longer defined by sheer physical strength. In Volume 2 she focuses on examples from classical times, particularly some of the most influential Roman empresses. Morgan writes vividly and passionately about the indignities to which women were and are subjected by men. For more information on this author, see http://orlando.cambridge.org/public/svPeople?person_id=morgsy
France by Morgan( Book )

13 editions published between 1817 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mohawks : a satirical poem with notes by Morgan( )

12 editions published between 1822 and 2005 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patriotic sketches of Ireland, written in Connaught by Morgan( Book )

27 editions published between 1807 and 2016 in English and French and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Miss Owenson has been long celebrated, as an eminent proof of the vast extent of the powers of the imagination; and her ardent attachment to the "Emerald Isle," elicits patriotic fire in every page of her writings, when the "green fields of Erin" are the subject ... this last effusion of her mind will be perused with the strongest emotions of sympathy and philanthropy, by all those who weep over the degradation, or rejoice in the melioration of the condition of man."
 
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The missionary : an Indian tale
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The missionary : an Indian taleItalyThe wild Irish girlO'Donnel, a national taleWoman and her masterCritical receptions : Sydney Owenson, Lady MorganLady Morgan's memoirs : autobiography, diaries and correspondence
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Languages
English (655)

French (39)

German (18)

Italian (4)

Dutch (2)

Hungarian (1)

Spanish (1)