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Corelli, Marie

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1855 - 1924

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Marie Corelli papers

 Collection
Identifier: BMC-M2
Overview Marie Corelli was the pseudonym of Mary Mackay, a novelist who was born in London on 1 May 1855. Corelli began her career as a musician, but soon turned to writing instead and published her first novel, A Romance of Two Worlds, in 1886. Corelli became a best-selling author, and her later writings established her as one of the most popular novelists in Britain, whose work often had themes relating to psychic experience and to religion. The Marie Corelli Collection contians correspondence and...
Dates: 1885 - 1932