Author:Francis Marion Crawford
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Saracinesca series is perhaps known to be his best work, [while] several of his short stories, such as The Upper Berth (1886; written in 1885), For the Blood Is the Life (1905, a vampiress tale), The Dead Smile (1899), and The Screaming Skull (1908), are often-anthologized classics of the horror genre. — Excerpted from Francis Marion Crawford on Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
American novelist and short story writer, noted for his many novels, especially those set in Italy, and for his classic weird and fantastic stories. The |
This author wrote articles for the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica.
Articles attributed to this author are designated in EB1911 by the initials "M. Cr"
- Mr. Isaacs: A Tale of Modern India (1882)
- Dr. Claudius (1883)
- To Leeward (1884); (actually late 1883. The second American edition (Macmillan, 1893) is the only one of his novels that Crawford substantively revised.)
- A Roman Singer (1884); (Bernhard Tauchnitz, Leipzig, Vol. 2254 of the Collection of British Authors.)
- An American Politician (1884); U.S. title-page has 1885.
- Zoroaster (1885)
- A Tale of a Lonely Parish (1886)
- Saracinesca (1887)
- Marzio's Crucifix (1887)
- Paul Patoff (1887)
- With the Immortals (1888)
- Greifenstein (1889)
- Sant Ilario (1889); sequel to Saracinesca
- A Cigarette-Maker's Romance (1890)
- Khaled: A Tale of Arabia (1891)
- The Witch of Prague (1891)
- The Three Fates (1892)
- Don Orsino (1892); sequel to Sant Ilario
- The Children of the King (1893)
- Pietro Ghisleri (1893)
- Marion Darche (1893)
- Katharine Lauderdale (1894)
- The Upper Berth (1894); with "By the Waters of Paradise"
- Love in Idleness (1894)
- The Ralstons (1894); sequel to Katharine Lauderdale
- Casa Braccio (1895)
- Adam Johnstone's Son (1896)
- Taquisara (1896)
- A Rose of Yesterday (1897)
- Corleone (1897)
- Via Crucis (1899)
- In the Palace of the King (1900)
- Marietta (1901)
- Cecilia (1902)
- Man Overboard! (1903) [novella]
- The Heart of Rome (1903)
- Whosoever Shall Offend (1904)
- Soprano (1905); U.S. title Fair Margaret.
- A Lady of Rome (1906)
- Arethusa (1907)
- The Little City of Hope (1907)
- The Primadonna (1908); sequel to Soprano / Fair Margaret
- The Diva's Ruby (1908); sequel to The Primadonna
- The White Sister (1909)
- Stradella (1909)
- The Undesirable Governess (1910)
- Wandering Ghosts; British title: Uncanny Tales.
- Our Silver (1881) [pamphlet]
- The Novel: What It Is (1893)
- Constantinople (1895)
- Bar Harbor (1896)
- Ave Roma Immortalis (1898)
- Rulers of the South (1900; 1905 in the U.S. as Southern Italy and Sicily and The Rulers of the South)
- Gleanings from Venetian History (1905; in the U.S. as Salvae Venetia and in 1909 as Venice; the People and the Place)
- In the Palace of the King (1900); with Lorrimer Stoddard.
- Francesca da Rimini (1902).
- Evelyn Hastings (1902). Unpublished typescript discovered in 2008.
- The White Sister (1937); with Walter Hackett.