Author:Catherine Louisa Pirkis

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Catherine Louisa Pirkis
(1841–1910)
British author, perhaps best remembered for her detective stories featuring Loveday Brooke, appearing in the Ludgate Magazine, and subsequently in book form in 1894. Pseudonyms: C. L. Pirkis, Mrs. Fred E. Perkis


Works[edit]

(partial list)


  • Disappeared from Her Home (1877)
  • In a World of His Own (1878)
  • A Very Opal (1880)
  • Wanted, an Heir (1881)
  • Saint and Sibyl: A Story of Old Kew (1882)
  • Judith Wynne (1884)
  • A Dateless Bargain (1887)
  • The Road from Ruin (1888)
  • At the Moment of Victory (1889)
  • A Red Sister: A Story of Three Days and Three Months (1891)

Works by this author published before January 1, 1924 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.