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M P Shiel

(Matthew Phipps Shiell)
UK (1865 - 1947)

Matthew Phipps Shiel began life in the West Indies of Irish parentage and later studied languages and medicine in London, before the appearance of his first book PRINCE ZALESKI, in 1895. He subsequently wrote over thirty novels including such classic works as THE LORD OF THE SEA, THE YELLOW DANGER, HOW THE OLD WOMAN GOT HOME, and his science fiction masterpiece, THE PURPLE CLOUD.
Anthologies containing stories by M P Shiel

Short stories
The Race of Orven (1895)
The S.S. (1895)
The Stone of the Edmundsbury Monks (1895)
Xelucha (1896)
A Shot at the Sun (1903)
The House of Sounds (1911)
The Primate of the Rose (1928)

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