WorldCat Identities

Heyer, Georgette 1902-1974

Works: 607 works in 5,856 publications in 16 languages and 104,152 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Romance fiction  History  Historical fiction  Biography  Romances  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biographies  Action and adventure fiction  Drama 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PR6015.E795, 823.912
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Georgette Heyer
Charity girl by Georgette Heyer( Book )

66 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,432 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 )

62 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,362 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 )

94 editions published between 1965 and 2018 in 9 languages and held by 2,088 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 )

83 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,027 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 )

97 editions published between 1958 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 1,979 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
The grand Sophy by Georgette Heyer( Book )

117 editions published between 1950 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 1,918 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
Bath tangle by Georgette Heyer( Book )

82 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

131 editions published between 1949 and 2018 in 11 languages and held by 1,874 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?
Cotillion by Georgette Heyer( Book )

77 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

90 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,865 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
April lady by Georgette Heyer( Book )

88 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,854 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. But this leaves a question in both of their minds -- did she only marry him for his money? Many escapades must be resolved before the much-tried Earl can smooth the course of true love in his own marriage
The convenient marriage by Georgette Heyer( Book )

113 editions published between 1934 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Earl of Rule proposes marriage to Horatia Winwood's sister Lizzie, she offers herself instead. Her sister is already in love with someone else
Sprig muslin by Georgette Heyer( Book )

85 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

98 editions published between 1932 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 1,794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

77 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,724 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 )

104 editions published between 1926 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 1,662 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 Corinthian by Georgette Heyer( Book )

91 editions published between 1940 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,644 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 1,626 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 Black Moth by Georgette Heyer( Book )

70 editions published between 1921 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,608 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!
Regency buck by Georgette Heyer( Book )

92 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,606 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

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Эйр Д. 1902-1974

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