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Nash, Phyllida

Overview
Works: 136 works in 512 publications in 1 language and 5,026 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Biography  Historical fiction  Romance fiction  Christmas stories  Drama  Diaries  Diary fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Other
Classifications: PR6015.E795, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Phyllida Nash
Cotillion by Georgette Heyer( Recording )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The three great-nephews of cantankerous Mr Penicuik know better than to ignore his summons, especially when it concerns the bestowal of his fortune. The wily old gentleman has hatched a typically freakish plan for his stepdaughter's future and his own amusement: his fortune will be Kitty's dowry. But while the beaux are scrambling for her hand, Kitty counters with her own inventive, if daring, scheme: a sham engagement should keep wedlock at bay
The talisman ring by Georgette Heyer( Recording )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neither Sir Tristram Shield nor his young, French cousin, share the slightest inclination to marry one another. Yet it is Lord Lavenham's dying wish, for their is no-one else to provide for the old man's daughter while Ludovic, his heir, remains a fugitive from justice
S.P.Q.R. : a history of ancient Rome by Mary Beard( Recording )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beard explores ancient Rome and how its citizens adapted the notion of imperial rule, invented the concepts of citizenship and nation, and made laws about those traditionally overlooked in history, including women, slaves, and criminals
A civil contract by Georgette Heyer( Recording )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam Deveril, sixth Viscount Lynton of Fontley Priory, returns to England to find his family on the brink of disaster and his beautiful home in a shocking state of repair
The foundling by Georgette Heyer( Recording )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shy young Duke of Sale has never known his parents. Instead, his Grace Adolphus Gillespie Vernon Ware - or Gilly for short - has endured twenty-four years of rigorous mollycoddling from his uncle and his valet. But his natural diffidence conceals a rebellious spirit. So when Gilly hears of Belinda, the beautiful foundling who appears to be blackmailing his cousin, he absconds with glee. Only he has no sooner entered his new and dangerous world than he is plunged into a frenzy of intrigue, kidnap and adventure
Postcards from the past by Marcia Willett( Recording )

11 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Siblings Billa and Ed share their beautiful, grand childhood home in rural Cornwall. Their lives are uncomplicated. With family and friends nearby and their free and easy living arrangements, they are as content as can be. But when postcards start arriving from a sinister figure they thought was well and truly in their pasts, old memories are stirred. Why is he contacting them now? And what has he been hiding all these years?
False colours by Georgette Heyer( Recording )

13 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The honourable Christopher Fancot, on leave from the Diplomatic Service in the summer of 1817, is startled to find his entrancing but incorrigibly extravagant mother on the brink of financial and social ruin - and more than alarmed that his identical twin, Evelyn, Earl of Denville, has disappeared without a trace
The werepuppy : & the werepuppy on holiday by Jacqueline Wilson( Recording )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The werepuppy - a werewolf video leaves Micky terrified of dogs. Mum decides the only answer is to get Michty a puppy of his own. To everyone's surprise - including Micky's - he chooses a werepuppy. But Wolfie turns out to be very special pet - and a real jorker! The werepuppy on holiday - Micky's pet dog Wolfie is a werepuppy - a baby werewolf who's always in trouble. When Wolfie is banned from the family holdiay, Micky is distraught. What fun is a family holiday without Wolfie?
Mrs Fytton's country life by Mavis Cheek( Recording )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angela Fytton -- wonderwife, supermother, bedroom vamp and business partner -- has been unceremoniously dumped. Like many a good wife before her, her husband has swapped her for a younger model. Now, divorced but determined, she moves to the country, and she waits. One day, she knows, her husband will return
That summer affair by Sarah Challis( Recording )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Jodie Foot goes missing from a sleepy Dorset village, the repercussions that reverberate through the small community are as far-reaching as they are devastating. Will she turn up safe and sound - or will she be one of the unlucky ones?
The sea garden by Marcia Willett( Recording )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jess is on her way to Devon to receive an award. Hosting her will be Kate and her close unit of family and friends. As they begin reminiscing with Jess, it becomes apparent that her family history may be linked with theirs
The Darcy connection by Elizabeth Aston( Recording )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Collins of Pride and Prejudice is now the Bishop of Ripon, living with his wife, Charlotte, and their two daughters, who have reached marriageable age. The elder, another Charlotte, is extraordinarily beautiful, and her parents hope her looks and connections will ensure a brilliant marriage. Her sister, Eliza, while not as handsome, possesses a lively intelligence that, in Mr. Collins's opinion, is too like her godmother, Mrs. Darcy. In London, Charlotte's beauty wins her many admirers, despite her small fortune. But Eliza's wit and attempts to interfere in what she considers an unsuitable marriage for her sister infuriate her family and Charlotte's suitor -- until Eliza herself meets her match.--From amazon.com
The private world of Georgette Heyer by Jane Aiken Hodge( Recording )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a bestselling phenomenon & queen of the Regency Romance, Georgette Heyer is one of the most beloved historical novelists. With this biography we catch a glimpse into Georgette Heyer's world, & that of her most memorable characters
Amy Wingate's journal by Willa Marsh( Recording )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Amy consults her doctor about her mood swings, she is advised to keep a diary. And her life obligingly becomes eventful enough to provide interesting reading. But it is the allusions to her past that reveal a woman of surprising qualities
Christmas in Cornwall : a novel by Marcia Willett( Recording )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A widower and his young son find a new life in a convent community of elderly nuns, which is close to the estate that's been in their family for generations and is still home to his mother and her parents
Love and other secrets by Sarah Challis( Recording )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Florence has never forgiven Jane for the circumstances of her birth. She was an accident, the product of Jane's first and only one-night-stand, and Flo does not want to know how hard her teenage mother fought to keep her. When Flo's own, carefully planned, baby arrives, and her glossy, controlled world is turned upside down, for the first time in her life she turns to her mother for help. Holding her newborn grandson, Jane is suddenly overwhelmed by memories she's buried for decades of the tumultuous year when Flo was born: her parents' fury, how the new freedoms of 1960s London passed her by, and the rash consequences of her overwhelming love for her child."--Publisher's description
Pompeii : the life of a Roman town by Mary Beard( Recording )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pompeii explodes a number of myths - among them, the very date of the eruption, probably a few months later than usually thought; the hygiene of the baths which must have been hotbeds of germs; the legendary number of brothels, most likely only one; and the death count, which was probably less than ten per cent of the population
Mr Darcy's dream by Elizabeth Aston( Recording )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Phoebe, a young niece of 'Pride and Prejudice's' Mr Darcy, is shattered by an unhappy romance, she retreats to Pemberley and is joined by kind-hearted Louisa Bingley, unmarried after three London seasons. Once the young ladies are situated in the house, several handsome strangers also arrive - all hopeful of winning the girls' hearts. As preparations for the ball, which Mr and Mrs Darcy are to give at Pemberley, gain momentum, mischief and love triangles abound, making life as difficult as possible for anyone connected with the Darcy family - container
William & Catherine : their lives, their wedding by Andrew Morton( Recording )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This title portrays the histories and characters of the couple, examining their intriguing romance, their engagement and the build-up to the big day itself, as well as covering the wedding in detail
Queen Elizabeth II : [her life in our times] by Sarah Bradford( Recording )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Queen's story is our history : she was not born to be Queen but, a media star since the age of three, she has been the most famous woman in the world for all of our lives. In this definitive account, acclaimed Royal author Sarah Bradford offers a vivid window into the key moments of British and world history during the Queen's sixty-year reign, a mixture of happiness and crisis, but one defined by her extraordinary love and commitment to Britain and the Commonwealth. Drawing on a unique collection of archives and interviews, interwoven with the latest research, she gives us fascinating insights into Royal life, from wars and political scandal, to the death of Diana and the triumph of Prince William's wedding to Catherine Middleton. This is the biography the Queen deserves : remarkable, warm, and, above all, inspiring.--Container
 
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The foundling
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The talisman ringA civil contractThe foundlingFalse coloursThe werepuppy : & the werepuppy on holidayMrs Fytton's country lifeWilliam & Catherine : their lives, their wedding