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Plaidy, Jean 1906-1993

Overview
Works: 757 works in 2,556 publications in 6 languages and 87,069 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Biographical fiction  Political fiction 
Classifications: PR6015.I3, 823.914
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Most widely held works by Jean Plaidy
The sixth wife by Jean Plaidy ( Book )
38 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life and loves of Katharine Parr - the last wife of Henry VIII - from before her marriage to the King to her death
The rose without a thorn by Jean Plaidy ( Book )
38 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 1,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The author tells the story of the life of Catherine Howard, King Henry VIII's fifth wife
Myself my enemy by Jean Plaidy ( Book )
15 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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The thistle and the rose by Jean Plaidy ( Book )
28 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and held by 1,366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lusty period of English history, the writer writes of an indomitable woman who battled the courts of Scotland, England and France for her children and the men she loved
The captive Queen of Scots by Jean Plaidy ( Book )
25 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and Czech and held by 1,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mary, Queen of Scots, life in captivity and those involved with her
The captive of Kensington Palace by Jean Plaidy ( Book )
18 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The young Princess Victoria is never allowed to be alone, kept from Court for fear she might be contaminated by contact with the King's illegitimate sons and daughter, grew up to regard herself a prisoner. An account of the years of conflict when the character of a young Princess was being molded into that of a great Queen
The princess of Celle by Jean Plaidy ( Book )
19 editions published between 1967 and 1987 in English and held by 1,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After her marriage to the ruthless, dissolute man who would claim the British throne as George I, the beautiful, virtuous Sophia Dorothea is neglected until she falls in love with Swedish adventurer Count Konigsmarck
The Queen's husband by Jean Plaidy ( Book )
21 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the life of Prince Albert, consort of Queen Victoria
Uneasy lies the head by Jean Plaidy ( Book )
15 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 1,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells of the rivalry between King Henry VII of England and his son, the Prince of Wales, over Katharine of Aragon
Victoria victorious by Jean Plaidy ( Book )
12 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and Russian and held by 1,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of Queen Victoria, as well as the awesome expansion of the British Empire during her sixty-four-year reign, is recreated in this historical epic
The Spanish bridegroom by Jean Plaidy ( Book )
16 editions published between 1954 and 1972 in English and held by 1,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To restore the power of Spain and bring England back to the iron embrace of the Holy Church, the young Phillip agreed to marry Mary Tudor. His golden hair and pale skin filled the middle-aged Queen with thoughts of hither-to-forbidden pleasures. Yet again is Phillip the servant of his country
Murder most royal by Jean Plaidy ( Book )
23 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and Slovenian and held by 1,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anne Boleyn and her younger cousin Catherine Howard face similar fates in their lives at court. (Series: Tudor Novels, 4)
The lady in the tower by Jean Plaidy ( Book )
27 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 1,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Anne Boleyn, who so bewitched King Henry VIII that he put aside his wife to make Anne his bride
The Queen and Lord M by Jean Plaidy ( Book )
27 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The young Queen Victoria succumbs to the worldly charms of Lord Melbourne, prime minister and husband of Lady Caroline Lamb, and finds herself surrounded by palace intrigue
The widow of Windsor by Jean Plaidy ( Book )
24 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in English and Czech and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Albert is dead and the queen is preparing to spend the rest of her life in mourning. Palmerston, then Gladstone and Disraeli, govern her empire. The court at Windsor, Balmoral, Osborne or Buckingham Palace is shocked by the Prince of Wales, in pursuit of horses, women and scandal, the heady harbinger of Edwardian years to come
The prince of darkness by Jean Plaidy ( Book )
9 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the life of King John
Madonna of the seven hills by Jean Plaidy ( Book )
17 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and held by 1,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Lucrezia Borgia, born into a family that provided a source of scandal for 5 centuries. A tale of passion, intrigue, and murder
The courts of love by Jean Plaidy ( Book )
14 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 1,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The story of Eleanor of Aquitaine"--Dust jacket
The star of Lancaster by Jean Plaidy ( Book )
9 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Richard the Second is losing his hold on the crown and Henry of Bolingbroke, previously exiled by the king, returns to England to claim it. Richard is deposed and dies mysteriously, murdered some say on the orders of Bolingbroke, now King Henry the Fourth. But Henry finds the crown harder to hold onto than it was to win
The Plantagenet prelude by Jean Plaidy ( Book )
16 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and Russian and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fictional account of the lives and times of Eleanor of Aquitaine, King Henry II, and Thomas a Becket
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Burford, Eleanor, 1906-1993

controlled identity Carr, Philippa, 1906-1993

controlled identity Ford, Elbur, 1906-1993

controlled identity Hibbert, Eleanor, 1906-1993

controlled identity Holt, Victoria, 1906-1993

controlled identity Kellow, Kathleen, 1906-1993

controlled identity Tate, Ellalice, 1906-1993

Burford, Eleanor
Burford, Eleanor, 1906-1993
Burford Hibbert, Eleanor Alice.
Carr, Philippa.
Ford, Elbur.
Ford, Elbur, 1906-1993
Hibbert, Eleanor.
Hibbert, Eleanor, 1906-1993
Hibbert, Eleanor A. Burford
Hibbert, Eleanor Alice
Hibbert, Eleanor Alice, 1906-1993
Hibbert, Eleanor Alice Burford.
Hibbert, Eleanor Alice Burford, 1906-1993
Hibbert, Eleanor (Eleanor Alice Burford), 1906-1993
Hibbert, George Percival, Mrs.
Holt, Victoria.
Kellow, Kathleen.
Kellow, Kathleen, 1906-1993
Percival, Anna.
Plaidy, Jean.
Plaidy, Jean, 1906-1993
Pleĭdi, Dzhin, 1906-1993
Tate, Elalice
Tate, Ellalice.
Tate, Ellalice, 1906-1993
プレイディー, ジーン
Languages
English (396)
Czech (5)
Russian (3)
Spanish (2)
Slovenian (1)
Dutch (1)
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