Maurice Leblanc
1864-1941
 

Maurice Marie Emile Leblanc was born in Rouen, France. He was educated in France, Germany and Italy. He studied law but abandoned his studies to become a writer and police reporter for French periodicals. He is the creator of 'Arsène Lupin', gentleman criminal.

 

Titles and year of publication:
 
'Arsène Lupin' Novels
 1) Arsène Lupin Versus Holmlock Shears (US Title: The Blonde Lady [1910]) (Also published as:
     Arsène Lupin Versus Herlock Sholmes [1910]; and as: The Arrest of Arsène Lupin [1911]; and as: Sherlock
     Holmes Versus Arsène Lupin: The Case of the Golden Blonde [1946]; and as: The Fair Haired Lady [1909])
     (short stories)
 1909 (France 1908)
 
 
 
 2) The Exploits of Arsène Lupin (Also published as: The Seven of Hearts [1908]; and as: The
     Extraordinary Adventures of Arsène Lupin, Gentleman Burglar [1910]) (short stories)
 1909 (France 1907)
 
 3) 813  1910 (France 1910)
 4) The Hollow Needle  1910 (France 1909)
 5) The Confessions of Arsène Lupin (short stories)  1912 (France 1913)
 6) The Crystal Stopper  1913 (France 1912)
 7) The Golden Triangle  1917 (France 1918)
 8) Coffin Island (US Title: The Secret of Sarek [1920])  1920 (France 1920)
 9) The Eight Strokes of the Clock (short stories)  1922 (France 1922)
10) The Candlestick with Seven Branches (US Title: Memoirs of Arsène Lupin [1925])  1925 (France 1924)
11) The Girl with the Green Eyes (US Title: Arsène Lupin, Super-Sleuth [1927])  1927 (France 1927)
12) Jim Barnett Intervenes (US Title: Arsène Lupin Intervenes [1929]) (short stories)  1928 (France 1928)
13) The Melamare Mystery  1929 (France 1929)
14) The Double Smile (US Title: The Woman with Two Smiles [1933])  1933 (France 1933)
15) The Return of Arsène Lupin  1933 (France 1933)
Other Novels
 1) The Frontier  1912 (France 1911)
 2) The Teeth of the Tiger  1914 (France 1921)
 3) The Bomb-Shell (US Title: The Woman of Mystery [1916])  1916 (France 1916)
 4) Dorothy the Rope Dancer (US Title: The Secret Tomb [1923])  1923 (France 1923)
 5) The Tremendous Event  1924 (France 1921)
 6) Man of Miracles  1932 (France 1930)
 7) From Midnight to Morning  1933 (France 1932)
 8) Wanton Venus  1935 (France 1934)

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