A Modern Lover


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 Irish novelist, poet and dramatist George Moore was amongst the first English-language authors to absorb the lessons of the French realists, being particularly influenced by Émile Zola. Naturalist masterpieces such as ‘Esther Waters’ and ‘A Mummer’s Wife’ went on to influence James Joyce and other leading modernist writers. Moore also wrote accomplished historical novels, revealing a refined sensitivity of history and academic research. This comprehensive eBook presents Moore’s complete fictional works, with numerous illustrations, rare texts appearing in digital print for the first time, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1)

* Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Moore’s life and works

* Concise introductions to the major novels and texts

* All 19 novels, with individual contents tables

* Rare novels appearing for the first time in digital publishing, including ‘Ulick and Soracha’ and his last masterpiece ‘Aphrodite in Aulis’

* Rare early versions of novels: ‘A Modern Lover’, ‘A Drama in Muslin’ and ‘Sister Teresa’

* Images of how the books were first published, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts

* Excellent formatting of the texts

* Rare story collections available in no other collection

* Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the short stories

* Easily locate the short stories you want to read

* Moore’s rare poetry collection ‘Flowers of Passion’ – available in no other collection

* Includes a selection of Moore’s plays and non-fiction – spend hours exploring the author’s oeuvre

* Features three memoirs - discover Moore’s personal life

* Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres

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The Novels

A Modern Lover

A Mummer’s Wife

A Drama in Muslin

A Mere Accident

Spring Days

Mike Fletcher

Vain Fortune

Esther Waters, 1899 version

Evelyn Innes

Sister Teresa, 1901 version

Sister Teresa, 1909 version

The Lake


The Brook Kerith, 1916 version

Lewis Seymour and Some Women

A Story-Teller’s Holiday

Heloise and Abelard

Ulick and Soracha

Aphrodite in Aulis

The Short Story Collections


The Untilled Field

In Single Strictness

Uncollected Short Stories

The Short Stories

List of Short Stories in Chronological Order

List of Short Stories in Alphabetical Order

The Plays

The Strike at Arlingford

The Bending of the Bough

Diarmuid and Grania

The Poetry

Flowers of Passion

The Non-Fiction

Modern Painting

Preface to ‘Piping Hot!’ by Émile Zola

The Memoirs

Confessions of a Young Man

Memoirs of My Dead Life

Hail and Farewell

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