WorldCat Identities

Heyer, Georgette 1902-1974

Works: 555 works in 5,273 publications in 15 languages and 105,659 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Romance fiction  Historical fiction  Love stories 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PR6015.E795, 823.912
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Georgette Heyer
Charity girl by Georgette Heyer( Book )

61 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,489 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 )

61 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,447 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 )

87 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Engaging English girl's attempts to find a good husband for her young sister lead to a series of merry adventures in Regency London
Cousin Kate by Georgette Heyer( Book )

75 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,113 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 )

91 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 1,993 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
Bath tangle by Georgette Heyer( Book )

75 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English novel of manners, set in the City of Bath during Regency times
The grand Sophy by Georgette Heyer( Book )

112 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lady Ombersley agrees to take in her young niece, no one expects Sophy, who sweeps in and immediately takes the ton by storm. Sophy discovers that her aunt's family is in desperate need of her talent for setting everything right: Ceclia is in love with a poet, Charles has tyrannical tendencies that are being aggravated by his grim fiancee, her uncle is of no use at all, and the younger children are in desperate need of some fun and freedom. By the time she's done, Sophy has commandeered Charles's horses, his household, and finally, his heart
Cotillion by Georgette Heyer( Book )

73 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy of manners of Regency England, 1811-1820
April lady by Georgette Heyer( Book )

82 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite the scandalous blemish on her family's name, Lord Giles Cardross was convinced his lovely young bride cared for him. But as the bills and extravagent debts begin to mount up, Giles begins to suspect that perhaps his adored wife isn't as innocent as he supposed. Especially since, as of late, she's been unable to look him in the eye
False colours by Georgette Heyer( Book )

86 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

81 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 1,877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the daughter of a country parson is sent to London to make a good marriage, she poses as an heiress and becomes the talk of the town and catch of the season
Sprig muslin by Georgette Heyer( Book )

74 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gay romance of life in Regency England
Devil's cub by Georgette Heyer( Book )

89 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An 18th century romance
The convenient marriage by Georgette Heyer( Book )

105 editions published between 1934 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,824 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
The Nonesuch by Georgette Heyer( Book )

67 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,812 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
These old shades by Georgette Heyer( Book )

89 editions published between 1926 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,701 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 Léon, 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 Léon is not what he seems. When the grubby Léon turns out to be the enchanting Léonie, the Duke is not prepared for the tender emotions she awakens
Beauvallet by Georgette Heyer( Book )

63 editions published between 1929 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,683 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
The Corinthian by Georgette Heyer( Book )

84 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

87 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After their father's death, Miss Judith Taverner and her brother Peregrine travel to London to meet their guardian, Lord Worth, expecting an elderly gentleman. To their surprise and utter disgust, their guardian 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 Miss Taverner and Peregrine begin to move in the highest social circles, Lord Worth cannot help but entangle himself with his adventuresome wards ..."--Publisher's website
The Black Moth by Georgette Heyer( Book )

60 editions published between 1921 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,642 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!
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Alternative Names

controlled identityMartin, Stella, 1902-1974

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Heiere, Džordžeta, 1902-1974

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Heyer, Georgette

Kheĭer, Dzhordzhett 1902-1974

Martin, Stella

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Хейер, Дж. (Джоржетт), 1902-1974

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