Author:Emma Orczy

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Emma Orczy
British novelist, playwright, and artist of Hungarian origin; most known for her series of novels featuring the Scarlet Pimpernel. Her Lady Molly of Scotland Yard was an early example of a female detective as the main character. Other popular detective stories featured The Old Man In the Corner, a sleuth who chiefly used logic to solve crimes. [Excerpted from the Wikipedia article]
Emma Orczy





Short Stories[edit]


Omnibus Editions[edit]


  • Links in the Chain of Life (autobiography, 1947)

Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1923.

The author died in 1947, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 60 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.