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Corelli, Marie (1855–1924)

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2012 | ISBN: 9780199608218
Published online May 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191744556
Corelli, Marie (1855–1924)

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Pseudonym of Mary Mackay, novelist. A Romance of Two Worlds (1886, novel) was followed by many more romantic melodramas, known for their inventive narrative fluency and exuberantly irrational theories on anything from morality to radioactive vibrations. She was immensely popular at the turn of the century, ...

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