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Lewis, Hilda 1896-1974

Overview
Works: 67 works in 274 publications in 3 languages and 4,003 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  Biographical fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ3.L5865, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Hilda Lewis
     
    Most widely held works by Hilda Lewis
    I am Mary Tudor by Hilda Lewis( Book )

    8 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Henry VIII's long and colorful reign is viewed through the eyes of his eldest daughter in this historical novel
    Harlot queen by Hilda Lewis( Book )

    8 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in English and Dutch and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Isabella of France was proud to be wed to the handsome Edward II of England, but her joy soon turned to rancour, for Piers Gaveston, an egotistical and mercenary courtier, usurped her husband's bed. No woman could compete with her beauty, but another man? What could she do at the age of fourteen? Wait, only wait. And so she waited, nursing her anger, rejection, and disgust. She grew in beauty and wiles; the king, in weakness, as other men, worse men, took Gaveston's place. Weary of waiting, Isabella turned to Mortimer of Wigmore. In his bed, she found comfort and love and cared little that people called her a harlot. But even the presence of Mortimer could not quench her thirst for vengeance, once she had tasted blood. Like an unleashed fury, she pursued the king's paramours. She would tear England in half to quench her rage; if she failed, her son would avenge her honour
    Wife to the bastard by Hilda Lewis( Book )

    13 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Matilda of Flanders, queen to William the Conqueror was beautiful, exquisitely small, clever, with a perfect courtesy trained in the rigid school of medieval manners. But within lay a root of darkness - inheritance, perhaps, of Viking ancestors. Twice, at least, in her lifetime the Viking streak broke through, in vengeance on a faithless lover, in fury wreaked on a rival of the marriage bed. The marriage, though fruitful of so many children, was on her side no match of love. But a passionate loyalty to her husband, an equally passionate ambition, together with her own sense of justice, gave he
    The witch and the priest by Hilda Lewis( Book )

    14 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Wife to Henry V by Hilda Lewis( Book )

    11 editions published between 1954 and 1972 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    The gentle falcon by Hilda Lewis( Book )

    12 editions published between 1952 and 1966 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Isabella Clinton is the daughter and only child of a French noblewoman, from the House of Valois, and an English soldier. With her father dead, she's heir to his estate, but much prefers working in the fields than learning to be a proper noblewoman. After the death of her father, it seems that the Black Prince has forgotten Isabella and her mother. It is quite a long time before Isabella is finally summoned to court by King Richard - and when she finally is, it is to be companion to her young kinswoman, Isabella of the House of Valois, Madame of France and soon to be Queen of England
    Harold was my king by Hilda Lewis( Book )

    3 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Devoted to the memory of the dead King Harold, a young steward in eleventh-century England refuses to accept the rule of William the Conqueror
    Catherine by Hilda Lewis( Book )

    1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Wife to Great Buckingham by Hilda Lewis( Book )

    6 editions published between 1959 and 1971 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Call Lady Purbeck by Hilda Lewis( Book )

    5 editions published between 1961 and 1971 in English and Dutch and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Here comes Harry by Hilda Lewis( Book )

    3 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Young Harry Rushden, deprived of his title and estate by a hated guardian, becomes the loyal friend of the boy king, Henry 6th. A romance of 15th-century England and France
    Rose of England by Hilda Lewis( Book )

    4 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Based on the life of Mary, Queen, consort of Louis XII, King of France
    Wife to Charles II by Hilda Lewis( Book )

    14 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and Portuguese and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Tells the story of Catherine of Braganza, Charles II's Portuguese Queen set against the background of injustice and tragedy
    Mary the Queen by Hilda Lewis( Book )

    4 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Based on the life of Mary Tudor
    I, Jacqueline by Hilda Lewis( Book )

    8 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and Dutch and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    A historical fiction that presents the life and loves of Jacqueline of Hainaut, thrice married, thrice imprisoned and ransomed; the extraordinary 15th-century life of a women who endured the power politics of the courts of England, Burgundy, and France
    Bloody Mary by Hilda Lewis( Book )

    2 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    The day is ours by Hilda Lewis( Book )

    9 editions published between 1947 and 1982 in English and Dutch and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

     
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    Wife to Charles II
    Alternative Names
    Hilda Lewis British writer

    Lewis, Hilda 1896-

    Lewis, Hilda Winifred, 1896-

    루이스, 힐다

    ヒルダ・ルイス

    リュイス

    ルイス, ヒルダ

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    Wife to the bastardWife to Charles III, Jacqueline