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Rayner, Claire

Overview
Works: 308 works in 1,096 publications in 7 languages and 21,513 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Biography  Miscellanea  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Redactor, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator
Classifications: PR6068.A949, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Claire Rayner
Publications by Claire Rayner
Publications by Claire Rayner, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Claire Rayner
 
Most widely held works by Claire Rayner
The Rand McNally atlas of the body and mind by Claire Rayner( Book )
11 editions published between 1976 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 1,253 libraries worldwide
Profusely illustrated text discusses the evolution of man, the structure of the human body and the functions of each of its parts, and the interactions of the mind and body
Gower Street by Claire Rayner( Book )
23 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,036 libraries worldwide
Jesse Constam is no ordinary man, having escaped the squalor of the slums and now living in fashionable Gower Street. This is a story of grinding poverty, staggering wealth, life, love and class conflict
Charing Cross by Claire Rayner( Book )
18 editions published between 1979 and 2001 in English and held by 733 libraries worldwide
In 1873, Sophie Lackland is given the opportunity to become a surgeon. Despite the opposition of her fellow students and the medical establishment, she qualifies as a physician. But she still must choose between an exciting surgical career and a life working amongst the poor. She must also decide which suitor to accept
Soho Square : a novel by Claire Rayner( Book )
24 editions published between 1976 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 706 libraries worldwide
Follows the fortunes of two London families through succeeding generations from the beginning of the nineteenth century into the twentieth. The background is the development of the practice of medicine and the disparate art of the theatre, in which both professions the families of Abel and Lilith become inextricably entwined
Paddington Green by Claire Rayner( Book )
19 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in English and Danish and held by 703 libraries worldwide
Final novel in the Performers trilogy. The story centres on the children of Abel and Dorothea and of Lilith's daughter
The Haymarket by Claire Rayner( Book )
25 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 667 libraries worldwide
Tells of two great families - one theatrical and one medical in early nineteenth century London. Lilith and Abel, whose destinies are entwined by their common background, meet again when Abel's son Jonah falls under the spell of the theatre and Lilith herself
Bedford Row by Claire Rayner( Book )
19 editions published between 1977 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 663 libraries worldwide
Thirty-eight year old Martha is living demurely at home with her doctor father in 1854 in London. Hearing of the horrors faced by British women and children who have followed their menfolk to the Crimean War, she decides to go to Turkey to care for them
The enduring years : a novel by Claire Rayner( Book )
6 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and held by 653 libraries worldwide
The story of Hannah Lazar's rise from humble origins to international fame in the fashion world and the passion and sorrows she experiences in love
The Strand by Claire Rayner( Book )
15 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in English and held by 545 libraries worldwide
Miriam da Silva is rich and beautiful and her cousin, Ambrose Casper, will stop at nothing to win her. Claudette Lucas, granddaughter of the notorious Lilith, has come to London and is working at the Gaiety Theatre, where she begins an affair with Lewis Lackland. These couples meet and are involved in unusual circumstances
London lodgings by Claire Rayner( Book )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 458 libraries worldwide
Clinical judgements by Claire Rayner( Book )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 451 libraries worldwide
Everything your doctor would tell you if he had the time by Claire Rayner( Book )
9 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and Dutch and held by 431 libraries worldwide
Ruim driehonderd vragen en antwoorden over ziekte en gezondheid
Covent Garden by Claire Rayner( Book )
3 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 405 libraries worldwide
Postscripts by Claire Rayner( Book )
10 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 351 libraries worldwide
Fifty years before, in Cracow, the group of fleeing refugees had been betrayed by a boy for a bag of apples
Time presents the Rand McNally atlas of the body ( Book )
2 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in English and held by 344 libraries worldwide
Long acre by Claire Rayner( Book )
18 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Danish and held by 314 libraries worldwide
Orphans Amy and Fenton arrive in London determined to find fame and fortune on the stage, like their grandmother, the legendary Lilith Lucas. However, Amy also harbours another desire, to discover her family. Her search is destined to rekindle a feud that has smouldered for years. While she cannot fully understand the intricacies of the hostilities, she can not deny her passionate feelings for a man who has a connection with both families
First blood by Claire Rayner( Book )
17 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 311 libraries worldwide
Dr George Barnabas, the new American forensic pathologist causes sparks to fly when she encounters DCI Gus Hathaway on her first case for the local police. Richard Oxford, author and hospital patron is found dead for no apparent reason and when her ideas are not taken seriously she has to do the sleuthing herself
Flapper by Claire Rayner( Book )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
The meddlers by Claire Rayner( Book )
9 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in English and Dutch and held by 273 libraries worldwide
The meddlers, 1970
The body book by Claire Rayner( Book )
17 editions published between 1978 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 267 libraries worldwide
An introduction to the various parts and functions of the human body, including such aspects as breathing, talking, the circulatory system, the senses, the skin, hair and nails, reproduction, and aging and dying
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Brandon, Sheila

controlled identity Lynton, Ann

controlled identity Martin, Ruth, 1931-2010

Brandon, Sheila.
Chetwynd, Berry
Chetwynd, Claire Berenice
Chetwynd, Claire Berenice 1931-2010
Lei, Chia-li.
Lynton, Ann.
Martin, Ruth.
Rainer, Kler 1931-
Rayner, Claire
Saxe, Isobel
レイナー, クレア
Languages
English (242)
French (12)
Dutch (9)
Danish (5)
Spanish (4)
German (3)
Chinese (2)
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