M.R. James

M.R. James

M.R. James was born in Kent, England on August 1st, 1862 and passed away at the age of 73 on June 12th, 1936.

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M.R. James Stats: The highest rated book by M.R. James on Book Notification is Ghost Stories of an Antiquary, a Collection.

The most read book by M.R. James on Book Notification is Ghost Stories of an Antiquary, a Collection. The second most read book is Lost Hearts, a Novella.

Below is a complete list of M.R. James books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series.

List of Short Stories/Novellas in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
1895
2
1895
3
1904
4
1904
5
1904
6
1904
7
1904
8
1904
9
1910
10
1911
11
1911
12
1911
13
1911
14
1911
15
1911
16
1913
17
61919
18
1919
19
1919
20
1919
21
1921
22
1924
23
1925
24
1925
25
1925
26
1925
27
1928
28
1929
29
1931
30
1931
31
1931
32
1933
33
1935
34
1970

List of Short Story Collections in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
7.31904
2
1911
3
1911
4
1919
5
1925
6
81931
7
1957
8
1993
9
1999
10
2001
11
2005
12
2008
13
2012
14
2017

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
1893
2
1895
3
1897
4
1913
5
1917
6
1919
7
1919
8
1920
9
1925
10
1926
11
1927
12
1927
13
1930
14
1931

List of British Library Tales of the Weird Books in Publication Order (with E.F. Benson, with Gertrude Atherton, with Walter de la Mare, with Marjorie Bowen, with Elliott O'Donnell, with Mary Webb, with Edith Nesbit, with William H. Hudson, with John Miller)

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Randalls Round: Nine Nightmares (By: Eleanor Scott)
1929
2
2019
3
2020
4
Weird Woods: Tales From the Haunted Forests of Britain (With: E.F. Benson, Gertrude Atherton, Walter de la Mare, Marjorie Bowen, Elliott O'Donnell, Mary Webb, Edith Nesbit, William H. Hudson, John Miller)
2020
5
2021
6
2022
7
Our Haunted Shores: Tales from the Coasts of the British Isles (By: Emily Alder, Joan Passey, Jimmy Packham)
2022
8
2022
9
2023
10
2023
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List of M.R. James Anthologies in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
1935
2
1941
3
1965
4
1968
5
1969
6
1976
7
1976
8
1977
9
1980
10
1982
11
1984
12
1985
13
1987
14
1992
15
1993
16
1993
17
1993
18
1994
19
1995
20
10 1996
21
1997
22
2002
23
2004
24
2006
25
2008
26
2010
27
2010
28
2011
29
2012
30
2012
31
2013
32
2013
33
2015
34
2019
35
2019
36
2020
37
2020
38
2021
39
2021
40
2021
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M.R. James: Biography

M.R. James was born on August 1st, 1862. M.R. passed away June 12th, 1936 at 73 years old. M.R. James was born in Kent, England.

M.R. James was the author of the M.R. James Short Stories/Novellas series which consists of 34 novels. The M.R. James Short Stories/Novellas series started in 1895 with the novel Canon Alberic's Scrap-book. The most recently released novel in the M.R. James Short Stories/Novellas series was The Fenstanton Witch which was released in 1970. There are no upcoming novels for the M.R. James Short Stories/Novellas series.

M.R. James also wrote the Non-Fiction Books series which has 14 books including Apocrypha Anecdota and Apocrypha Anecdota 2.

M.R. James: Awards & Accolades

M.R. James books have been nominated for multiple awards, Bound for Evil: Curious Tales of Books Gone Bad was nominated for the Shirley Jackson Award, Best Anthology, in 2008. Best New Horror 21 was nominated for the British Fantasy Award, Best Anthology, in 2011.

M.R. James: F.A.Q

When was M.R. James Born?

M.R. James was born on August 1st, 1862.

When did M.R. James die?

M.R. James died on June 12th, 1936 at 73 years old.

Where was M.R. James Born?

M.R. James was born in Kent, England, .

What was the first book M.R. James wrote?

The first book written by M.R. James was Apocrypha Anecdota, published in 1893.

What was the most recent book M.R. James wrote?

Their most recently released work was Weird Woods: Tales From the Haunted Forests of Britain on August 27th, 2020.

How many books has M.R. James written?

M.R. James has written 63 books excluding contributions to anthologies. 34 Short Stories/Novellas, 14 books in the Short Story Collections, 14 books in the Non-Fiction Books, 1 book in the British Library Tales of the Weird Series.

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