WorldCat Identities

Heyer, Georgette 1902-1974

Works: 600 works in 5,955 publications in 17 languages and 104,326 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Romance fiction  History  Historical fiction  Biography  Romances  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biographies  Action and adventure fiction  Census data 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PR6015.E795, 823.912
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Georgette Heyer
Charity girl by Georgette Heyer( Book )

67 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Regency England, a light-hearted love story between Charity Steane and Lord Desfor
Lady of quality by Georgette Heyer( Book )

66 editions published between 1972 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When spirited, independent Miss Annis Wynchwood embroils herself in the affairs of a runaway heiress, she is destined to see a good deal of Mr Carleton, Lucilla's uncivil and high-handed guardian. And, chafing at the restrictions of Bath society, Annis has to admit that at least Mr Oliver Carleton is never boring
Frederica by Georgette Heyer( Book )

96 editions published between 1955 and 2018 in 9 languages and held by 2,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bringing her family to London in the hopes of finding her younger sister a suitable husband, Frederica is saddened when her prime prospect, the Marquis of Alverstroke, seems totally uninterested, but when her younger brother ends up in a terrible accident, the dutiful Marquis becomes as chivalrous as ever to the those in his charge
The grand Sophy by Georgette Heyer( Book )

118 editions published between 1950 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 2,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteen-year-old Sophy is entrusted to the care of her aunt while her father is on a diplomatic mission, and fearless and full of spunk, she soon has the entire family shook up and revitalized
Cousin Kate by Georgette Heyer( Book )

84 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Regency England, penniless Kate Malvern is swept to her aunt's Elizabethan manor and showered with comforts. But despite the luxury of her new life, the atmosphere in the household is less than homely, and gradually it dawns on Kate that there are sinister reasons for her aunt's benevolence
Venetia by Georgette Heyer( Book )

98 editions published between 1958 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 2,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most beguiling, charming, intelligent, and humorous heroines to grace the Regency period, Venetia ranks among Georgette Heyer's most unforgettable. Find out for yourself why legions of Heyer fans read the affair of Venetia and the rakish Lord Damerel again and again
April lady by Georgette Heyer( Book )

88 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lord Cardross marries the young Lady Helen he also finds himself coping with her father's financial disasters and the pressing gambling debts of her scapegrace brother. Many escapades must be resolved before the much-tried Earl can smooth the course of true love in his own marriage
Arabella by Georgette Heyer( Book )

132 editions published between 1949 and 2018 in 11 languages and held by 2,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Arabella Tallant meets Robert Beaumaris, an arrogant bachelor, she is horrified when he accuses her of being just another in a long line of women who are interested in him only for his money. Determined to save face, Arabella tells a lie--declaring that the last thing she needs is a rich husband because she happens to be an heiress herself. When word of Arabella's "wealth" leaks out, she finds herself pursued by every fortune hunter in London--but has Arabella's lie cost her her one chance at true love?
The convenient marriage by Georgette Heyer( Book )

113 editions published between 1934 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Earl of Rule proposes marriage to her sister Lizzie, Horatia offers herself instead. Her sister is already in love with someone else, and Horatia is willing to sacrifice herself for her family's happiness. Everyone knows she's no beauty, but she'll do her best to keep out of the Earl's way and make him a good wife. And then the Earl's archenemy, Sir Robert, sets out to ruin her reputation
Bath tangle by Georgette Heyer( Book )

84 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Earl of Spenborough suddenly dies, his willful and obstinate daughter Serena is devastated. Then Serena is even more horrified to find that her beloved father's will states that her inheritance is to be held by a trustee
Cotillion by Georgette Heyer( Book )

77 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy of manners of Regency England, 1811-1820
False colours by Georgette Heyer( Book )

94 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Misadventures of a dashing earl and his twin brother in their attempts to straighten out their mother's finances and their romances
Devil's cub by Georgette Heyer( Book )

99 editions published between 1932 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 2,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An 18th century romance
Sprig muslin by Georgette Heyer( Book )

85 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gay romance of life in Regency England
These old shades by Georgette Heyer( Book )

106 editions published between 1926 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 1,926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Justin Alastair, Duke of Avon, is called "Satanas" by friend and enemy alike. In the aristocratic circles of London and Louis XV's Paris, he has a reputation as a dangerous and debauched rake. Late one evening, the Duke stumbles upon Leon, a red-headed urchin fleeing a beating at his brutal brother's hands. On a whim, Avon buys the boy and makes him his page. But it soon becomes clear that Leon is not what he seems. When the grubby Leon turns out to be the enchanting Leonie, the Duke is not prepared for the tender emotions she awakens
The Nonesuch by Georgette Heyer( Book )

79 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A staid governess finds herself courted by a leader of London society and one of the most eligible -- and elusive -- men in the kingdom
The Black Moth by Georgette Heyer( Book )

71 editions published between 1921 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disguised as a highwayman, Jack Carstares, the wrongly disgraced Earl of Wyncham, found himself again face-to-face with the wicked Duke of Andover. This time the Black Moth was attempting to abduct dark-haired beauty Diana Beauleigh. Once more Jack's noble impulse to save the day landed him in trouble, but not before sending the villainous duke scurrying. Diana took her gallant rescuer in and nursed his wounds, and soon truer emotions grew between them. But Jack couldn't stay, for a lady and an outlaw would make a scandalous pair. Torn between his tarnished past and the hope for Diana's hand, Jack had one dangerous chance to reclaim his honor-- by defeating the Black Moth for good!
The Corinthian by Georgette Heyer( Book )

91 editions published between 1940 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Regency heiress runs away from a marriage and finds as her protector a "Corinthian", or man-about-town
Beauvallet by Georgette Heyer( Book )

69 editions published between 1929 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Nicholas Beauvallet has fallen in love with a Spanish noblewoman. She and her father were aboard a galleon captured by Sir Nicholas. He vows to make her his bride even though it means returning the pair to Spain and entering the lion's den
Regency buck by Georgette Heyer( Book )

93 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After their father's death, Miss Judith Taverner and her brother Peregrine travel to 1811 London to meet their guardian, expecting an elderly gentleman. To their surprise and utter disgust, Lord Worth is not much older than they are, doesn't want the office of guardian any more than they want him, and is determined to thwart all their interests and return them to the country. But when Judith and Peregrine begin to move in the highest social circles, Lord Worth cannot help but entangle himself with his adventuresome wards
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Alternative Names

controlled identityMartin, Stella, 1902-1974

Georgette Heyer British historical romance and detective fiction novelist

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Georgette Heyer Brits schrijfster

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Georgette Heyer écrivaine britannique

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Heiere, Džordžeta, 1902-1974

Heyer, G.

Heyer G. 1902-1974

Heyer, Georgette

Kheĭer, Dzhordzhett 1902-1974

Martin, Stella

Хейер Д. 1902-1974

Хейер, Дж 1902-1974

Хейер, Дж. (Джоржетт), 1902-1974

Хейер, Джорджетт

Хейер, Джоржет

Хейер, Джоржетт

Эйр Д. 1902-1974

Эйр, Джорджетт

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