M.E. Braddon
1835-1915
 

Mary Elizabeth Braddon was four years old when her father left his family. In 1857, she went on the stage to support her mother and herself. In 1874, she married John Maxwell a London publisher of periodicals.

 

Titles and year of publication:
 
 1) The Trail of the Serpent; or, The Secret of the Heath (US Title: Three Times Dead; or, The Secret of the Heath)  1861
 2) The Captain of the Vulture (US Title: Darrell Markham; or, The Captain of the Vulture)  1862
 3) Lady Audley's Secret  1862
 4) The Lady Lisle  1862
 5) Ralph the Bailiff and other tales (short stories) (US Title: Dudley Carleon)  1862
 6) Aurora Floyd  1863
 7) Eleanor's Victory  1863
 8) John Marchmont's Legacy  1863
 9) The Doctor's Wife  1864
10) Henry Dunbar; the Story of an Outcast (US Title: The Outcast; or, The Brand of Society)  1864
11) The Lawyer's Secret  1864
12) Only a Clod  1865
13) Sir Jasper's Tenant  1865
14) The Black Band; or, The Mysteries of Midnight (US Title: What Is the Mystery?)  1866
15) The Lady's Mile  1866
16) Birds of Prey  1867
17) Run to Earth (US Title: Diavola; or, Nobody's Daughter)  1867
18) Rupert Godwin  1867
19) Charlotte's Inheritance  1868
20) Dead Sea Fruit  1868
21) The White Phantom  1868
22) The Factory Girl; or, All Is Not Gold That Glitters  1869
23) The Octoroon; or, The Lily of Louisiana  1869
24) Oscar Bertrand  1869
25) Fenton's Quest  1871
26) The Lovels of Arden  1871
27) Robert Ainsleigh (US Title: Bound to John Company; or, The Adventures and Misadventures of Robert Ainsleigh)  1872
28) To the Bitter End  1872
29) Lucius Davoren; or, Publicans and Sinners (US Title: Publicans and Sinners; or, Lucius Davoren)  1873
30) Milly Darrell and other tales (short stories) (Also published as: Meeting Her Fate)  1873
31) Strangers and Pilgrims  1873
32) Lost for Love  1874
33) Taken at the Flood  1874
34) Hostages to Fortune  1875
35) A Strange World  1875
36) Dead Men's Shoes  1876
37) Joshua Haggard's Daughter  1876
38) My Sister's Confession and other stories (short stories)  1876
39) In Great Waters (short stories)  1877
40) Weavers and Weft, and other tales (short stories)  1877
41) Leighton Grange; or, Who Killed Edith Woodville? (Also published as: The Mystery of Leighton Grange)  1878
42) An Open Verdict  1878
43) The Cloven Foot  1879
44) George Caulfield's Journey  1879
45) Shadow in the Corner (short stories) (Also published as: Figure in the Corner and other stories)  1879
46) Vixen  1879
47) Just As I Am  1880
48) The Missing Witness (play)  1880
49) The Story of Barbara (US Title: Barbara; or, Splendid Misery)  1880
50) Asphodel  1881
51) His Secret  1881
52) Wages of Sin  1881
53) Dross; or, The Root of Evil (play)  1882
54) Flower and Weed, and other tales (short stories)  1882
55) Great Journey and other stories (short stories)  1882
56) Mount Royal  1882
57) The Golden Calf  1883
58) Married in Haste  1883
59) Phantom Fortune  1883
60) Under the Red Flag (short stories) (Also published as: Under the Red Flag and other tales)  1883
61) Ishmael (Also published as: An Ishmaelite)  1884
62) The Fatal Marriage; or, The Shadow in the Corner  1885
63) Jasper Dane's Secret  1885
64) One Thing Needful, and Cut by the County (Also published as: Penalty of Fate; or, The One Thing Needful)  1885
65) Only a Woman  1885
66) Wyllard's Weird  1885
67) The Little Woman in Black  1886
68) Mohawks  1886
69) Like and Unlike  1887
70) The Fatal Three  1888
71) The Day Will Come  1889
72) Whose Was the Hand?  1889
73) One Life, One Love  1890
74) Gerard; or, The World, the Flesh and the Devil (US Title: The World, the Flesh, and the Devil)  1891
75) The Venetians  1892
76) All Along the River (short stories)  1893
77) The Christmas Hirelings  1894
78) Thou Art the Man  1894
79) Sons of Fire  1895
80) London Pride; or, When the World Was Younger (US Title: When the World Was Younger)  1896
81) Under Love's Rule  1897
82) In High Places  1898
83) Rough Justice  1898
84) His Darling Sin  1899
85) The Infidel  1900
86) The Conflict  1903
87) A Lost Eden  1904
88) The Rose of Life  1905
89) The White House  1906
90) Dead Love Has Chains  1907
91) Her Convict  1907
92) During Her Majesty's Pleasure  1908
93) Our Adversary  1909
94) Beyond These Voices  1910
95) The Green Curtain  1911
96) Miranda  1913
97) Mary  1916

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