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Nash, Phyllida

Overview
Works: 130 works in 447 publications in 1 language and 4,760 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Biography  Love stories  Domestic fiction  Juvenile works  Christmas stories  Historical fiction  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
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 )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 215 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 )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 150 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
A civil contract by Georgette Heyer( Recording )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam Deveril, 6th Viscount Lynton, is one of Wellington's captains. When his father is killed while hunting, he returns home to find his family on the brink of disaster, and his beautiful home in a shocking state of disrepair. he is introduced to Jonathan Chawleigh, a man of apparently unlimited wealth, and no social ambitions for himself, but with his eyes fixed firmly on a suitable match for his only daughter
The foundling by Georgette Heyer( Recording )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 136 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
False colours by Georgette Heyer( Recording )

11 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kit Fancot, on leave from the diplomatic service in 1817, must take over when his brother, the Earl of Denville, disappears
Postcards from the past by Marcia Willett( Recording )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Siblings Billa and Ed share their beautiful, grand old childhood home in rural Cornwall. Their lives are uncomplicated. With family and friends nearby and their free and easy living arrangements, life seems as content as can be. But when postcards start arriving from a sinister figure they thought belonged 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?
Mrs Fytton's country life by Mavis Cheek( Recording )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 108 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
The werepuppy & the werepuppy on holiday by Jacqueline Wilson( Recording )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 105 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?
SPQR a history of ancient Rome by Mary Beard( Recording )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 104 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
The private world of Georgette Heyer by Jane Aiken Hodge( Recording )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 84 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
The Darcy connection by Elizabeth Aston( Recording )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 84 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
Christmas in Cornwall a novel by Marcia Willett( Recording )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 81 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
Queen Elizabeth II [her life in our times] by Sarah Bradford( Recording )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 78 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
The sea garden by Marcia Willett( Recording )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jess Penhaligon is on her way to Devon to receive an award for her botanical painting. Hosting her will be Kate, who gladly welcomes her into her home. Jess's own family fell apart several years ago, so she is grateful for Kate's friendliness, and her close unit of extended family and friends, who embrace Jess just as warmly. As this group begins reminiscing on their pasts and sharing their stories with Jess, it becomes apparent that her family history may be linked with theirs. Long-buried secrets from past generations begin to be uncovered, but at what cost have they been kept hidden?
Into the woods by Lyn Gardner( Recording )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pursued by the sinister Dr.DeWilde and his ravenous wolves, three sisters, Storm, the inheritor of a special musical pipe, the elder Aurora, and the baby Any, flee into the woods and begin a treacherous journey filled with many dangers as they try to find a way to defeat their pursuer and keep him from taking the pipe and control of the entire land
Love and other secrets by Sarah Challis( Recording )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A warm and riveting tale of the fierce bonds of motherhood 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, the new freedoms of 1960s London passing her by, and the rash consequences of the overwhelming love for her child
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 70 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
William & Catherine their lives, their wedding by Andrew Morton( Recording )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 70 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
The second Mrs Darcy by Elizabeth Aston( Recording )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is a truth universally acknowledged that a single woman in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a husband. Well, that's what her friends and relations say. But recently widowed Octavia Darcy disagrees. She hasn't forgotten her impoverished girlhood. Now, when she unexpedtedly finds herself an heiress, her ambition is to lead an independent life - not to marry again. So she sets off on her travels, during which she meets and crosses swords with Sholto Rutherford, a man as strong-willed and disinclined to matrimony as herself. Then the shadow of George Warren, the old enemy of the Darcy family, falls over her - and she is threatened with the loss of her inheritance and her reputation - Container
Mr Darcy's dream by Elizabeth Aston( Recording )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 69 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
 
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The talisman ringA civil contractThe foundlingFalse coloursMrs Fytton's country lifeThe werepuppy & the werepuppy on holidayWilliam & Catherine their lives, their wedding