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Nash, Phyllida

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Works: 129 works in 541 publications in 1 language and 5,066 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Historical fiction  Romance fiction  Biography  Christmas stories  Drama  Diaries  Juvenile works 
Roles: Narrator, Other
Classifications: PR6015.E795, 823.912
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Publications about Phyllida Nash
Publications by Phyllida Nash
Most widely held works by Phyllida Nash
Cotillion by Georgette Heyer( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 213 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( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 175 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( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 168 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
Postcards from the past by Marcia Willett( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 156 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?
A civil contract by Georgette Heyer( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 146 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( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 134 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( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 117 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 trace. Christopher, or Kit, the respectable brother, is forced into an outrageous masquerade by his wayward family's tangled affairs. But in the face of Evelyn's continued absence, even Kit's ingenuity is stretched to the limit
The werepuppy : & the werepuppy on holiday by Jacqueline Wilson( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 106 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( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Angela Fytton, a wife and mother, has been forshakened for a younger woman as have previous wives to her husband. Now, divorced but determined, she moves to the country, and awaits the day her husband will return
The sea garden by Marcia Willett( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 87 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
Christmas in Cornwall : a novel by Marcia Willett( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 85 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
That summer affair by Sarah Challis( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 83 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?
Love and other secrets by Sarah Challis( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 79 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
The Darcy connection by Elizabeth Aston( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 76 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
Pompeii : the life of a Roman town by Mary Beard( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 72 libraries worldwide
Pompeii explodes a number of myths - from 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; to the death count, which was probably less than ten per cent of the population. These are just a few of the strands that make up an extraordinary and invloving portrait of an ancient town, its life and its continuing re-discovery, by Britain's leading classicist - container
Mr Darcy's dream by Elizabeth Aston( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
When Phoebe, Mr. Darcy's niece, is shattered by an unhappy romance, she retreats to Pemberley and is joined by kind-hearted Louisa Bingley and several handsome strangers--all hopeful of winning the girls' hearts. Mischief and love triangles abound, making life as difficult as possible for anyone connected with the Darcy family
Queen Elizabeth II : [her life in our times] by Sarah Bradford( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 70 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
William & Catherine : their lives, their wedding by Andrew Morton( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 70 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( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 67 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
Amy Wingate's journal by Marcia Willett( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
When Amy consults her doctor about her increasing mood swings, she is advised to keep a diary as an outlet for her bursts of irritation. And her life obligingly becomes eventful enough to provide interesting reading. But it is the tantalising allusions to Amy's past - so at odds with her appearance as the stereotypical retired schoolmistress - that intrigues, delights, and eventually reveals a woman of surprising qualities
 
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