WorldCat Identities

Heroldová-Šťovíčková, Věra 1930-

Overview
Works: 46 works in 85 publications in 2 languages and 155 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Legends  Arthurian romances  Exhibition catalogs  History  Historical fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Fantasy fiction  Psychological fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Translator, Photographer
Classifications: PR6069.T46, 823.914
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Most widely held works about Věra Heroldová-Šťovíčková
 
Most widely held works by Věra Heroldová-Šťovíčková
African ornament and design : guide to exhibition = Africký ornament a tvar : průvodce k výstavě by Věra Heroldová-Št̕ovíčková( Book )
7 editions published in 1993 in Czech and English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bouře nad rovníkem by Věra Heroldová-Št̕ovíčková( Book )
5 editions published in 1967 in 3 languages and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vtipnou reportážní zkratkou informuje autorka o nedávných politických a vojenských převratech v Alžírsku, Kongu, Nigérii, Ghaně a dalších zemích afrického kontinentu. Osvětluje vnitropolitické i zahraničně politické pozadí iprůběh těchto událostí, seznamuje s jednotlivými politickými vůdci a jejich úlohou a nastiňuje i problémy, které musí africké státy v budoucnu řešit
Africké lásky, africká manželství : v životě a v zrcadle afrického umění by Věra Heroldová-Št̕ovíčková( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in Czech and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The crystal cave by Mary Stewart( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in Czech and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Born the bastard son of a Welsh princess, Myridden Emrys -- or as he would later be known, Merlin -- leads a perilous childhood, haunted by portents and visions. But destiny has great plans for this no-man's-son, taking him from prophesying before the High King Vortigern to the crowning of Uther Pendragon ... and the conception of Arthur -- king for once and always
Prostor pro naději by Věra Heroldová-Št̕ovíčková( Book )
2 editions published in 1967 in Undetermined and Czech and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Herkulovské úkoly pro Hercula Poirota by Agatha Christie( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in Czech and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lacquer screen; a Chinese detective story by Robert Hans van Gulik( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in Czech and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Early in his career, Judge Dee visits a senior magistrate who shows him a beautiful lacquer screen on which a scene of lovers has been mysteriously altered to show the man stabbing his lover. The magistrate fears he is losing his mind and will murder his own wife. Meanwhile, a banker has inexplicably killed himself, and a lovely lady has allowed Dee's lieutenant, Chiao Tai, to believe she is a courtesan. Dee and Chiao Tai go incognito among a gang of robbers to solve this mystery, and find the leader of the robbers is more honorable than the magistrate."One of the most satisfyingly deviou
El valle de las muñecas by Jacqueline Susann( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in Czech and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Het levensverhaal van een drietal jonge vrouwen in New York, die alle ten offer vallen aan misbruik van narcotica
The last enchantment by Mary Stewart( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in Czech and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the rose-gold witch Morgause, King Arthur's half-sister, ensnares him into an incestuous liaison to her own evil ends, a fatal web of love, betrayal, and bloody vengeance is woven
The hollow hills by Mary Stewart( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in Czech and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Keeping watch over the young Arthur Pendragon as he grows, the prince and prophet Merlin Ambrosius is haunted by a vision of a magical sword--the fabled sword Caliburn, hidden for centuries. Sheathed in fire and stone, water and ice, the sword of the Emperor Maximus is destined to reveal the true High King. When Uther Pendragon is killed in battle, the time of destiny is at hand, and Arthur must claim the sword from a perilous chapel to claim his destiny and become the true High King of Britain
The Chinese lake murders by Robert Hans van Gulik( Book )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in Czech and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the third installment of Robert Van Gulik's classic ancient Chinese mystery series based on historical court records, magistrate, lawyer, and detective Judge Dee has his work cut out for him. Set in 666 A.D., in the hidden city of Han-yuan, sixty miles from the imperial capital of ancient China, Dee is sent to investigate a case of embezzlement of government funds. But things are about to get more complicated for the great detective. Just before he is about to take leave of Han-yuan, the popular courtesan Almond Blossom disappears, and then a bride who dies on her wedding night also disappears from her coffin -- her body replaced with that of a murdered man. To make matters worse, Judge Dee is confronted with the dangerous sect called the White Lotus
Zlatá ratolest by James George Frazer( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in Czech and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Chinese bell murders by Robert Hans van Gulik( Book )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in Czech and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The great Chinese detective Judge Dee begins work on the most disquieting case of his career when he reviews a rape and murder on Half Moon Street, an investigation that brings him face to face with a clan of killer monks and a long-standing feud between two of the city's most important families
Afrika - rok jedna by Věra Heroldová-Št̕ovíčková( Book )
2 editions published in 1963 in Czech and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Redaktorka Čs. rozhlasu prožila v Africe r. 1961, v němž se mnohé státy osvobodily. Vypráví však pouze o dvou z nich, Guineji a Madagaskaru. Jsou v mnohém přímo kontrastní. Zatímco Guinea zcela přetrhala pouta s Francií, Madagaskar je pouze uvolnil. Poznáváme nejen jejich přírodu, dějiny a původní kulturu, dosud živou, ale i jejich ujařmení, trvalý odpor domorodého obyvatelstva proti okupantu, politické zřízení a především touhu, pozvednout vzdělanost a hospodářství. Tuto tematiku doplňují profily afrických revolucionářů
The red pavilion; a Chinese detective story by Robert Hans van Gulik( Book )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in Czech and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A chance encounter with Autumn Moon, the most powerful courtesan on Paradise Island, leads Judge Dee to investigate three deaths. Although he finally teases the true story from a tangled history of passion and betrayal, Dee is saddened by the perversion, corruption, and waste of the world "of flowers and willows" that thrives on prostitution
The willow pattern, a Chinese detective story by Robert Hans van Gulik( Book )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in Czech and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Judge Dee has been appointed emergency governor of the plague- and drought-ridden Imperial City. As his guards help the city fend off a popular uprising, an aristocrat from one of the oldest families in China suffers an "accident" in a deserted mansion. In The Willow Pattern, the illustrious judge uses his trademark expertise to unravel the mysteries of the nobleman, a shattered vase, and a dead bondmaid. Along the way he encounters a woman who fights with loaded sleeves, a nearly drowned courtesan, and an elaborate trap set for a murderer. Packed with suspense, violence, and romance
African ornament and design : guide to exhibition = Africkỳ ornament a tvar : průvodce k výstavě by Věra Heroldová-Št̕ovíčková( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in Czech and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Chinese maze murders by Robert Hans van Gulik( Book )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in Czech and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poisoned plums, a cryptic scroll picture, passionate love letters, and a hidden murderer with a penchant for torturing and killing women lead Judge Dee to the heart of the Governor?s garden maze and the answers to three interwoven mysteries. The Chinese Maze Murders represents Robert van Gulik?s first venture into writing suspense novels after the success of Dee Gong An, his translation of an anonymous Chinese detective novel from the sixteenth century
Hovory s Juanem Carlosem, králem španělským by José Louis de Vilallonga( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in Czech and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Záhada čínského zlata by Robert Hans van Gulik( Book )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in Czech and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Šťovíčková-Heroldová, Věra, 1930-
Št̕ovíčková, Věra
Šťovíčková, Věra, 1930-
Languages
Czech (52)
English (4)