Author:Arthur de Gobineau

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Arthur De Gobineau
French aristocrat, novelist and man of letters who became famous for developing the theory of the Aryan master race in his book An Essay on the Inequality of the Human Races.
Arthur De Gobineau




  • Typhaines Abbey: A Tale of the Twelfth Century (1869) [4]
  • Romances of the East (1878)
    • "The History of Gamber-Ali" [5]
    • Five Oriental Tales
    • The Dancing Girl of Shamakha and other Asiatic Tales
    • Tales of Asia
    • Mademoiselle Irnois and Other Stories,[6]
  • The Renaissance: Savonarola. Cesare Borgia. Julius II. Leo X. Michael Angelo (1913) [7]
  • The Golden Flower (1924)
  • The Lucky Prisoner (1926)
  • The Crimson Handkerchief: and other Stories (1927)
  • The Pleiads (1928)
    • Sons of Kings
    • The Pleiads

Works About Gobineau[edit]

  • Gobineau: Selected Political Writing (1970)
  • The World of the Persians (1971)
  • A Gentleman in the Outports: Gobineau and Newfoundland (1993)
  • Comte de Gobineau and Orientalism: Selected Eastern Writings (2008)

Works by this author published before January 1, 1923 are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.