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Margaret Oliphant Oliphant
(1828–1897)
née Margaret Oliphant Wilson; Scottish novelist and historical writer, often simply credited as "Mrs. Oliphant;" her fictional works encompass "domestic realism, the historical novel and tales of the supernatural
Margaret Oliphant Oliphant

WorksEdit

NovelsEdit

This section derived from Margaret Oliphant Fiction Bibliography by John Stock Clarke

  • Passages in the Life of Mrs Margaret Maitland (1849), in 3 vols.
  • Merkland: A Story of Scottish Life (1850), in 2 vols.
  • Caleb Field: a Tale of the Puritans (1851)
  • John Drayton; being a history of the early life and development of a Liverpool engineer (1851), in 2 vols.
  • Memoirs and Resolutions of Adam Graeme of Mossgray (1852), in 3 vols.
  • The Melvilles (1852), in 3 vols.
  • Katie Stewart: A True Story (1852)
  • Harry Muir: A Story of Scottish Life (1853), in 3 vols.
  • Ailieford (1853), in 3 vols.
  • The Quiet Heart (1854)
  • Magdalen Hepburn: A Story of the Scottish Reformation (1854), in 3 vols.
  • Mathew Paxton (1854), in 3 vols.
  • Zaidee: A Romance (1855), in 3 vols.
  • Christian Melville (1855)
  • Lilliesleaf: being a concluding series of Passages in the life of Mrs. Margaret Maitland, of Sunnyside (1855), in 3 vols.
  • The Athelings; or, The Three Gifts (1857), in 3 vols.
  • The days of my life, an autobiography (1857), in 3 vols.
  • Orphans: A Chapter in Life (1858)
  • The Laird of Nordlaw: a Scottish story (1858), in 3 vols.
  • Agnes Hopetoun's Schools and Holidays (1859)
  • Lucy Crofton (1860)
  • The House on the Moor (1861), in 3 vols.
  • The Last of the Mortimers: A story in two voices (1862), in 3 vols.
  • Heart and Cross (1863).
  • The Rector and the Doctor's Family (1863) (The Chronicles of Carlingford)
  • Salem Chapel (1863), in 2 vols. (The Chronicles of Carlingford)
  • The Perpetual Curate (1864). (The Chronicles of Carlingford)
  • Miss Marjoribanks (1866), in 3 vols. (The Chronicles of Carlingford)
  • Phoebe Junior (1876). (The Chronicles of Carlingford)
  • Heart and Cross (1863)
  • A Son of the Soil (1866)
  • Agnes (1866), in 3 vols.
  • Miss Marjoribanks (1866)
  • A Son of the Soil (1866)
  • Madonna Mary (1866), in 3 vols.
  • The Brownlows (1868), in 3 vols.
  • The Minister's Wife (1869), in 3 vols.
  • The Three Brothers (1870), in 3 vols.
  • John: A Love Story (1870), in 2 vols.
  • Squire Arden (1871), in 3 vols.
  • At His Gates (1872), in 3 vols.
  • Ombra (1872), in 3 vols.
  • May (1873), in 3 vols.
  • Innocent: A Tale of Modern Life (1873), in 3 vols.
  • The Story of Valentine and his Brother (1875), in 3 vols.
  • A Rose in June (1874), in 2 vols.
  • For Love and Life (1874), in 3 vols.
  • Whiteladies (1875), in 3 vols.
  • The Curate in Charge (1876), in 2 vols.
  • An Odd Couple (1876)
  • Phœbe, Junior: A Last Chronicle of Carlingford (1876), in 3 vols.
  • Carita (1877), in 3 vols.
  • Young Musgrave (1877), in 3 vols.
  • Mrs Arthur (1877), in 3 vols.
  • Within the Precincts (1879), in 3 vols.
  • The Primrose Path: A Chapter in the Annals of the Kingdom of Fife (1878), in 3 vols.
  • The Greatest Heiress in England (1879), in 3 vols.
  • He that Will Not when he May (1880), in 3 vols.
  • In Trust: A Story of a Lady and her Lover (1882), in 3 vols.
  • Harry Joscelyn (1881), in 3 vols.
  • The Ladies Lindores (1883), in 3 vols.
  • The Wizard's Son (1884), in 3 vols.
  • Sir Tom (1884), in 3 vols.
  • Hester: A Story of a Contemporary Life (1883), in 3 vols.
  • It was a Lover and his Lass (1883), in 3 vols.
  • Madam (1885), in 3 vols.
  • A Country Gentleman and his Family (1886), in 3 vols.
  • A House Divided against Itself (1886), in 3 vols.
  • Oliver's Bride: A True Story (1886)
  • Effie Ogilvie (1886), in 2 vols.
  • A Poor Gentleman (1889), in 3 vols.
  • The Son of his Father (1887), in 3 vols.
  • The Second Son (1888), in 3 vols.
  • Joyce (1888), in 3 vols.
  • Cousin Mary (1888), in 3 vols.
  • Lady Car: The Sequel of a Life (1889)
  • Kirsteen: A Story of a Scottish Family Seventy Years Ago (1890), in 3 vols.
  • The Duke's Daughter and The Fugitives (1890), in 3 vols.
  • The Mystery of Mrs Blencarrow (1890)
  • Sons and Daughters (1890)
  • The Railway Man and his Children (1891), in 3 vols.
  • Janet (1891), in 3 vols.
  • The Heir Presumptive and the Heir Apparent (1892), in 3 vols.
  • The Marriage of Elinor (1892), in 3 vols.
  • The Cuckoo in the Nest (1892), in 3 vols.
  • Diana Trelawny: The Story of a Great Mistake (1892), in 2 vols.
  • Lady William (1893), in 3 vols.
  • The Sorceress (1893), in 3 vols.
  • A House in Bloomsbury (1894), in 2 vols.
  • The Prodigals and their Inheritance (1894), in 2 vols.
  • Who was Lost and is Found (1894)
  • Sir Robert's Fortune: A Story of a Scotch Moor (1895)
  • Two Strangers (1895)
  • The Two Mary's (1896)
  • Old Mr Tredgold (1896)
  • The Unjust Steward; or, The Minister's Debt (1896)
  • The Ways of Life (1897)

Stories of the Seen and UnseenEdit

  • A Christmas Tale
  • The Secret Chamber
  • A Beleaguered City (1880)
  • Earthbound: A Story of the Seen and Unseen
  • The Open Door (1882)
  • A Little Pilgrim in the Unseen (1882)
  • Two Stories of the Seen and Unseen (1885)
  • The Land of Darkness, along with some Further Chapters in the Experience of the Little Pilgrims (1888)
  • Dies Irae, the Story of a Spirit in Prison (1895)
  • The Library Window (1896)
  • The Lady's Walk (1897)

Short story collectionsEdit

  • Neighbours on the Green (1889), in 3 vols.
  • A Widow's Tale and Other Stories (1898)
  • That Little Cutty and Other Stories (1898)

Non-fictionEdit

This section largely derived from Margaret Oliphant Non-Fiction Bibliography by John Stock Clarke

  • A history of Scotland for the young (1850)
  • Sundays (1858)
  • Life of Edward Irving (1862), in 2 vols.
  • Historical Sketches of the Reign of George II. (1869), in 2 vols.
  • Francis of Assissi (1870)
  • Memoire of Count de Montalembert (1872)
  • The Makers of Florence: Dante, Giotto, Savonarola, and their City (1876)
  • Dante (1877), part of the series Foreign Classics for English Readers
  • Dress (1878)(Art at Home Series)
  • Moliere (1879), part of the series Foreign Classics for English Readers (in conjunction with F. Tarver)
  • Cervantes (1880), part of the series Foreign Classics for English Readers
  • Literary History of England in the End of the Eighteenth and Beginning of the Nineteenth Century (1882), in 3 vols.
  • Sheridan (1883) (English Men of Letters)
  • Selections from Cowper's Poems (1883)
  • The Makers of Venice: Doges, Conquerors, Painters, and Men of Letters (1887)
  • A Memoir of the Life of John Tulloch (1888) external source
  • Royal Edinburgh: Her Saints, Kings, Prophets, and Poets (1890)
  • A House of Peace (1890)
  • A memoir of the life of Laurence Oliphant and of Alice Oliphant, his wife (1890)
  • Jerusalem: Its History and Hope (1891)
  • The Victorian Age of English Literature (1892), in 2 vols. (with F. R. Oliphant)
  • Thomas Chalmers, Preacher, Philosopher, and Statesman (1893) {English Leaders of Religion)
  • Historical Sketches of the Reign of Queen Anne (1894)
  • A Child's History of Scotland (1895)
  • The Makers of Modern Rome (1895)
  • Jeanne d'Arc: Her Life and Death (1896) (Heroes of the Nations)
  • Women Novelists of Queen Victoria's reign (1897), by various authors
    • Contributed chapter The Sisters Brontë
  • Annals of a Publishing House: William Blackwood and his Sons, their Magazine and Friends (1897), in 2 vols.

TranslationsEdit

  • The monks of the West from St Benedict to St Bernard (1861-79), in 7 vols, by Count de Montalembert

MagazinesEdit

OtherEdit

  • (1870) Introductory Chapter to 'Life of Robert Lee,' by R. H. Story
  • (1872) Memoirs of the Count de Montalembert: A Chapter of recent French History
  • (1875) Preface to 'Art of Swimming in the Eton Style' by J. Leahy
  • (1878) Postscript to 'Life of Anna Jameson,' by G. Macpherson
  • (1879) The Two Mrs Scudamores (Tales from Blackwood)

Works about OliphantEdit

 

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.