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Vantrease, Brenda Rickman

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Works: 24 works in 90 publications in 8 languages and 3,980 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction 
Classifications: PS3622.A675, 813.6
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Publications about Brenda Rickman Vantrease
Publications by Brenda Rickman Vantrease
Most widely held works by Brenda Rickman Vantrease
The illuminator by Brenda Rickman Vantrease( Book )
16 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,569 libraries worldwide
Working in secret for a fourteenth-century Oxford professor who would translate the Bible into English, master illuminator Finn forms an alliance with Lady Kathryn, a widow desperate to protect her inheritance from the church and the monarchy
The mercy seller by Brenda Rickman Vantrease( Book )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 928 libraries worldwide
Urged by her grandfather to seek sanctuary in England when their secret work as illuminators of forbidden books is threatened by a wave of religious intolerance in fifteenth-century Prague, Anna catches the attention of an undercover priest
The heretic's wife by Brenda Rickman Vantrease( Book )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 774 libraries worldwide
Tudor England is a perilous place for booksellers Kate Gough and her brother John, who sell forbidden translations of the Bible. Caught between warring factions - English Catholics opposed to the Lutheran reformation, and Henry VIII's growing impatience with the Pope's refusal to sanction his marriage to Anne Boleyn - Kate embarks on a daring adventure that will lead her into a dangerous marriage and a web of intrigue that pits her against powerful enemies. From the king's lavish banquet halls to secret dungeons and the inner sanctums of Thomas More, Brenda Rickman Vantrease's glorious new novel illuminates the public pageantry and the private passions of men and women of conscience in treacherous times
The illuminator by Brenda Rickman Vantrease( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 303 libraries worldwide
Working in secret for a fourteenth-century Oxford professor who would translate the Bible into English, master illuminator Finn forms an alliance with Lady Kathryn, a widow desperate to protect her inheritance from the church and the monarchy
De miniatuurschilder by Brenda Rickman Vantrease( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Dutch and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Een verluchter van handschriften werkt in het midden van de 14e eeuw aan een uitgave van een Engelse vertaling van de bijbel
Anna van Praag by Brenda Rickman Vantrease( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in Dutch and held by 90 libraries worldwide
De liefdesgeschiedenis in het 15e eeuwse Engeland tussen een uit Praag gevluchte kopiiste, volgeling van de hervormer John Wycliffe en een priester, aflaathandelaar en spion van de aartsbisschop van Canterbury
The heretic's wife by Brenda Rickman Vantrease( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Tudor England is a perilous place for booksellers Kate Gough and her brother John, who sell forbidden translations of the Bible. With English Catholics opposed to the Lutheran reformation and Henry VIII frustrated by the Pope's refusal to sanction his marriage to Anne Boleyn, Kate finds herself caught between warring factions. She embarks on a daring adventure that will lead her into a dangerous marriage and a web of intrigue that pits her against powerful enemies
Il miniaturista by Brenda Rickman Vantrease( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in Italian and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Der Illuminiator Roman by Brenda Rickman Vantrease( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in German and held by 22 libraries worldwide
La dame de Blackingham by Brenda Rickman Vantrease( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in French and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Angleterre, 1379. Finn, enlumineur, arrive à Norwich pour se mettre au service de l'abbaye, accompagné de sa fille Rose, 16 ans. Il est logé chez Kathryn de Blackingham, veuve et mère de deux jumeaux, Alfred et Colin. Deux idylles naissent, entre Finn et Kathryn ainsi qu'entre Colin et Rose, très vite troublées par les difficultés financières qui menacent le domaine de Kathryn. Premier roman
La librera y el hereje by Brenda Rickman Vantrease( Book )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 17 libraries worldwide
El maestro iluminador : la terrible herejía de impulsar la traducción de la Biblia by Brenda Rickman Vantrease( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Working in secret for a fourteenth-century Oxford professor who would translate the Bible into English, master illuminator Finn forms an inheritance from the church and the monarchy
Die Schriftenhändlerin : Roman by Brenda Rickman Vantrease( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in German and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Die englische Ketzerin Roman by Brenda Rickman Vantrease( Book )
4 editions published in 2012 in German and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Ein grossartiger Roman über die Macht der Liebe England im 16. Jahrhundert. Die Zeiten sind gefährlich für Buchhändler wie Kate Gough und ihren Bruder John, die verbotene Übersetzungen der Bibel vertreiben. Die beiden finden sich in einem Krieg zwischen englischen Katholiken und lutherischen Reformanten wieder, in dem kein Protestant seines Lebens sicher sein kann. Während ihr Bruder widerruft, um sein Leben zu retten, stärkt Kate die Liebe zu dem Übersetzer John Frith in ihrem Glauben. Das Paar geht nach Antwerpen ins Exil. Doch auch in Holland werden ihre Überzeugungen und ihre Liebe einer harten Prüfung unterzogen ... Brenda Vantrease promovierte an der Middle Tennessee State University in englischer Literatur. Sie arbeitete viele Jahre als Englischlehrerin und Bibliothekarin. Doch ihre wahre Leidenschaft galt der englischen Geschichte und Literatur. Ausgiebig bereiste sie Grossbritannien und Irland. Sie schrieb zahlreiche Essays. Die englische Ketzerin ist nach Der Illuminator und Die Schriftenhändlerin ihr dritter grosser historischer Roman. Brenda Vantrease lebt in Nashville, Tennessee
La comerciante de libros : una historia de traición, romance y persecución en la Europa del siglo XV by Brenda Rickman Vantrease( Book )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Urged by her grandfather to seek sanctuary in England when their secret work as illuminators of forbidden books is threatened by a wave of religious intolerance in fifteenth-century Prague, Anna catches the attention of an undercover priest
El Mestre il·luminador by Brenda Rickman Vantrease( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in Catalan and held by 5 libraries worldwide
El maestro iluminador by Brenda Rickman Vantrease( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Le marchand d'indulgences by Brenda Rickman Vantrease( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 2 libraries worldwide
La comerciante de libros by Brenda Rickman Vantrease( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Zhena eretika by Brenda Rickman Vantrease( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in Russian and held by 1 library worldwide
Tudor England is a perilous place for booksellers Kate Gough and her brother John, who sell forbidden translations of the Bible. Caught between warring factions - English Catholics opposed to the Lutheran reformation, and Henry VIII's growing impatience with the Pope's refusal to sanction his marriage to Anne Boleyn - Kate embarks on a daring adventure that will lead her into a dangerous marriage and a web of intrigue that pits her against powerful enemies. From the king's lavish banquet halls to secret dungeons and the inner sanctums of Thomas More, Brenda Rickman Vantrease's glorious new novel illuminates the public pageantry and the private passions of men and women of conscience in treacherous times
 
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Alternative Names
Rickman Vantrease, Brenda
Vantrease, Brenda
ヴァントリーズ, ブレンダ・リックマン
Languages
English (40)
German (17)
Spanish (11)
French (8)
Italian (4)
Dutch (3)
Catalan (2)
Russian (1)
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