Lofts, Norah 1904-1983
Most widely held works about Norah Lofts
Most widely held works by Norah Lofts
Queens of England by Norah Lofts ( Book )
7 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,836 libraries worldwide
Discusses the personal and public lives of women who have been English queens, from Boadicea in the first century to the present Queen Elizabeth II.
Anne Boleyn by Norah Lofts ( Book )
9 editions published in 1979 in 3 languages and held by 1,808 libraries worldwide
A biography of the woman whose marriage to King Henry VIII of England resulted in an irreversible break between the Church of England and the Papacy, the birth of the future Queen Elizabeth I, and in her own beheading.
The day of the butterfly by Norah Lofts ( Book )
22 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in 4 languages and held by 1,786 libraries worldwide
Daisy Holt is spared the ignoble life of a prostitute when a kindly madam recognizes her dancing talent and directs her toward the stage.
The lost queen by Norah Lofts ( Book )
25 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,725 libraries worldwide
A story of the cruelty and oppression in a Denmark whose ruler was almost insane and the tale of the young women who was briefly its queen.
The king's pleasure by Norah Lofts ( Book )
27 editions published between 1969 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,722 libraries worldwide
Katharine of Aragon has to deal with Henry VIII's decision to divorce her.
Nethergate by Norah Lofts ( Book )
25 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,698 libraries worldwide
Isabella de Sevigny, a French aristocrat, seeks refugee in Nethergate during the Revolution, but finds her life an unexpected turmoil in Regency London.
Pargeters by Norah Lofts ( Book )
22 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,675 libraries worldwide
To save the family home during the English Civil War, Sarah Woodley-Mercer marries a former Puritan worker when he acquires the estate, Pargeters, as a spoil of war.
Knight's Acre by Norah Lofts ( Book )
18 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,647 libraries worldwide
Offered a large sum of money to appear in tourneys, Sir Godfrey Tallboys departs for Spain with his knights, but the Moors defeat them, and he is enslaved.
A wayside tavern by Norah Lofts ( Book )
22 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and Finnish and held by 1,588 libraries worldwide
The story of a tavern's survival through the centuries and its proprietors.
Bless this house by Norah Lofts ( Book )
42 editions published between 1954 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,564 libraries worldwide
The chronicle of an English house built in 1577, and its various owners, over a period of more than 350 years.
The old priory by Norah Lofts ( Book )
15 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and Finnish and held by 1,513 libraries worldwide
In 1590, Arthur Tresize establishes himself in Suffolk's Old Priory where a malignant curse begins its work: his family is plagued with sudden deaths, bitter sibling hatreds, star-crossed loves, and tragic mishaps.
The lute player by Norah Lofts ( Book )
26 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in English and held by 1,475 libraries worldwide
Historical novel based on the life of Richard the Lionhearted.
Crown of aloes by Norah Lofts ( Book )
18 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,406 libraries worldwide
At the end of her life, Isabella I of Spain recalls her life: her husband, Ferdinand of Aragon, her atagonistic half-brother, and her undying struggle for peace and unity in a nation torn by factions.
A rose for virtue; the very private life of Hortense, stepdaughter of Napoleon I, mother of Napoleon III by Norah Lofts ( Book )
4 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 1,405 libraries worldwide
Madselin by Norah Lofts ( Book )
25 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,354 libraries worldwide
Saxon England is conquered by the Normans, and, for the maid Madselin, it means the loss of husband, land, title and friends.
The house at Old Vine by Norah Lofts ( Book )
36 editions published between 1961 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,351 libraries worldwide
Romantic personal stories of six tenants of a great Suffolk manor house, who flourish through war and plague from the time of the Tudors to the Restoration.
The homecoming by Norah Lofts ( Book )
20 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,340 libraries worldwide
With dissension at home among the ladies, Sir Godfrey Tallboys mounts his saddle and joins the bitter Wars of the Roses.
Gad's Hall by Norah Lofts ( Book )
15 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,300 libraries worldwide
An unutterable secret, kept so securely by the women of Gad's Hall a century past, creates havoc for its present day occupants.
The lonely furrow by Norah Lofts ( Book )
16 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,297 libraries worldwide
The son of Sir Godfrey Tallboys, Henry enters a relationship with the Moorish slave girl who saved his father's life, and continues to farm and protect his father's legacy.
The claw by Norah Lofts ( Book )
16 editions published between 1980 and 1984 in English and held by 1,227 libraries worldwide
The people of a quiet Suffolk village discover they are harboring a brutal rapist: a model father and husband who, once outside his home, is evil personified.
Ambassadors' spouses Anne Boleyn,--Queen, consort of Henry VIII, King of England,--1507-1536 Artists Biography Blondel,--de Nesle,--12th cent British Caroline Mathilde,--Queen, consort of Christian VII, King of Denmark,--1751-1775 Catharine,--of Aragon, Queen, consort of Henry VIII, King of England,--1485-1536 Civil War (Great Britain : 1642-1649) Country life Denmark England England--Suffolk Families Fiction France Friendship Great Britain Hamilton, Emma,--Lady,--1761?-1815 Hamilton, William,--Sir,--1730-1803 Haunted houses Henry--VIII,--King of England,--1491-1547 Historical fiction, English History Hortense,--Queen, consort of Louis Bonaparte, King of Holland,--1783-1837 Hotels Indonesia Isabella--I,--Queen of Spain,--1451-1504 Italy--Naples Joseph,--Saint Knights and knighthood Large type books Loneliness Magi Manners and customs Marriage Mary,--Blessed Virgin, Saint Middle Ages Mistresses Mothers and daughters Napoleon--III,--Emperor of the French,--1808-1873 Nelson, Horatio Nelson,--Viscount,--1758-1805 Netherlands Princesses Queens Rape Relations with women Richard--I,--King of England,--1157-1199 Spain Supernatural
Astley, Juliet, 1904-
Astley, Juliet, 1904-1983
Curtis, Peter, 1904-
Curtis, Peter, 1904-1983
Jorisch, Norah, 1904-1983
Lofts, Norah Ethel, 1904-1983
Lofts, Norah Robinson.
Lofts, Norah Robinson, 1904-
Lofts, Norah Robinson, 1904-1983
Robinson, Norah Ethel, 1904-1983
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