WorldCat Identities

Bailey, Hilary 1936-

Overview
Works: 30 works in 164 publications in 5 languages and 3,399 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Biography  Parodies, imitations, etc  Historical fiction  History  Feminist fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PR6052.A3186, 823.914
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Hilary Bailey
All the days of my life by Hilary Bailey( Book )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child of the slums, murderer's widow, and convicted prostitute, Mary Waterhouse rises from her sordid beginnings in London's underworld to become the wife a a liberal politician--with a shocking secret of his own--and carves out a successful career in British industry
Hannie Richards by Hilary Bailey( Book )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uit lust naar avontuur verhuurt een getrouwde vrouw met twee kinderen zich als smokkelaarster van goud en juwelen
Fifty-first state by Hilary Bailey( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Britain is in chaos. Following a severe recession and a succession of short-lived hung parliaments, an election is called. Lord Gott, Treasurer of the Conservative Party, receives large sums of money from supposedly legitimate sources, which helps secure a majority. But someone took payments as a bribe to secure victory, and that someone might have won the most powerful position in Britain. Gott steps in to investigate
Frankenstein's bride by Hilary Bailey( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and Czech and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this chilling sequel to Mary Shelley's famous tale, Bailey imagines what might have happened if Frankenstein had created a female companion for his monster
Vera Brittain by Hilary Bailey( Book )

7 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cassandra, princess of Troy by Hilary Bailey( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legend has it that Cassandra died at the hands of Clytemnestra after the death of Agamemnon, but in this story Cassandra escapes to a farm in Thessaly and, in turn, writes her own history of the fall of Troy
Diana - the ghost biography : a novel by Emma Tennant( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In search of love, money & revenge by Hilary Bailey( Book )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tre kvinder mødes for første gang i London, sidst i 1980'erne. Ens for dem alle er, at de alle er blevet bedraget af mænd
A stranger to herself by Hilary Bailey( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman hvis handling er henlagt til 1991, hvor IRA-volden er tiltagende. En journalist samler stof til en biografi om et tidligere parlamentsmedlem, som har holdt mange sider af sit liv skjult. Gennem disse undersøgelser bliver det klart, at vold, politisk pression og forræderi florerer til alle tider
The cry from street to street by Hilary Bailey( Book )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"They call London the Great Whore, and no wonder, seeing so many of her daughters are practising her trade there", says Mary Kelly, who returns to London in the summer of 1888. This is a story London's Victorian underworld and of the Ripper's last victim - Mary Kelly
As time goes by by Hilary Bailey( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the cabaret by Hilary Bailey( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Connections by Hilary Bailey( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fleur, the owner of a British film production company, never dreamed that her estranged father's offer of help would bring so much danger into her life
Miles and Flora : a sequel to Henry James' The turn of the screw by Hilary Bailey( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Mulvaney by Hilary Bailey( Book )

7 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The strange adventures of Charlotte Holmes by Hilary Bailey( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this pastiche of Sherlock Holmes we find Sherlock's sister Charlotte to have superior genius, wit and charm with no fewer crimes to solve with the inimitable assistance of Mary Watson. --Provided by publisher
Elizabeth and Lily by Hilary Bailey( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs Rochester by Hilary Bailey( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and Czech and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Have you ever wondered what happened after Jane found Mr Rochester, blinded and crippled by the fire that destroyed Thornfield Hall? After the death of his wife freed him to marry his young love, and the destruction of his home and estate forced the two of them to start life anew? Hilary Bailey answers these questions and brings in a plot of her own with this sequel to the Bronte classic. She builds a new world for the new Mrs Rochester, centred on her husband, whose sight is slowly healing and whose attitude is forever changed by being happy in love, and her young son, the joy of both his parents. For ten years after Thornfield Hall and all it stood for crumbled, Jane and Mr Rochester live in wedded bliss, spending their days in an idyllic family unit at the small manor of Ferndean. But when Mr Rochester decides to rebuild Thornfield Hall, Jane fears the ghosts that might be brought back with it, and her fears are not unfounded
Polly put the kettle on by Hilary Bailey( Book )

3 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little tea, a little chat by Christina Stead( Book )

7 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published: 1948. Novel that provides a sardonic commentary on men and women on the make whose sexual appetite mirror the materialism of twentieth-century America
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.51 (from 0.19 for All the da ... to 0.78 for Elizabeth ...)

Fifty-first state
Alternative Names
Bailey, Hilary

Beilija, Hilerija 1936-

Hilary Bailey British writer and editor

Hilary Bailey Brits romanschrijfster

Languages
English (135)

Spanish (3)

Polish (2)

Czech (2)

Italian (1)

Covers
Fifty-first stateFrankenstein's brideCassandra, princess of TroyDiana - the ghost biography : a novelIn search of love, money & revengeA stranger to herselfThe cry from street to streetAfter the cabaret