WorldCat Identities

Heyer, Georgette 1902-1974

Works: 804 works in 6,319 publications in 17 languages and 103,023 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Romance fiction  History  Historical fiction  Biography  Romances  Biographies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Action and adventure fiction  Census data 
Roles: Author, Other, Creator
Classifications: PR6015.E795, 823.912
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Georgette Heyer
Charity girl by Georgette Heyer( Book )

58 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Regency England, a light-hearted love story between Charity Steane and Lord Desfor
Lady of quality by Georgette Heyer( Book )

72 editions published between 1972 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When spirited, independent Miss Annis Wynchwood embroils herself in the affairs of a runaway heiress, she is destined to see a good deal of Mr Carleton, Lucilla's uncivil and high-handed guardian. And, chafing at the restrictions of Bath society, Annis has to admit that at least Mr Oliver Carleton is never boring
Frederica by Georgette Heyer( Book )

95 editions published between 1955 and 2018 in 9 languages and held by 2,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Engaging English girl's attempts to find a good husband for her young sister lead to a series of merry adventures in Regency London
The grand Sophy by Georgette Heyer( Book )

101 editions published between 1950 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 2,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the redoubtable Sir Horace Stanton-Lacy is ordered to South America on business, he leaves his only daughter Sophy with his sister in Berkeley Square. Newly arrived from her tour of the Continent, Sophy discovers that her aunt's family is in desperate need of her talent for setting everything right: her uncle is of no use at all, the ruthlessly handsome cousin Charles has tyrannical tendencies that are being aggravated by his grim bluestocking fiancee; lovely cousin Cecelia is smitten with an utterly unsuitable suitor, a poet; cousin Herbert is in dire financial straits; and the younger children are in desperate need of some fun and freedom. Sophy has arrived just in time to save them all
Cousin Kate by Georgette Heyer( Book )

75 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Regency England, penniless Kate Malvern is swept to her aunt's Elizabethan manor and showered with comforts. But despite the luxury of her new life, the atmosphere in the household is less than homely, and gradually it dawns on Kate that there are sinister reasons for her aunt's benevolence
Venetia by Georgette Heyer( Book )

87 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most beguiling, charming, intelligent, and humorous heroines to grace the Regency period, Venetia ranks among Georgette Heyer's most unforgettable. Find out for yourself why legions of Heyer fans read the affair of Venetia and the rakish Lord Damerel again and again
April lady by Georgette Heyer( Book )

88 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lord Cardross marries the young Lady Helen he also finds himself coping with her father's financial disasters and the pressing gambling debts of her scapegrace brother. Many escapades must be resolved before the much-tried Earl can smooth the course of true love in his own marriage
Bath tangle by Georgette Heyer( Book )

82 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English novel of manners, set in the City of Bath during Regency times
Arabella by Georgette Heyer( Book )

101 editions published between 1949 and 2019 in 11 languages and held by 2,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Arabella Tallant meets Robert Beaumaris, an arrogant bachelor, she is horrified when he accuses her of being just another in a long line of women who are interested in him only for his money. Determined to save face, Arabella tells a lie--declaring that the last thing she needs is a rich husband because she happens to be an heiress herself. When word of Arabella's "wealth" leaks out, she finds herself pursued by every fortune hunter in London--but has Arabella's lie cost her her one chance at true love?
False colours by Georgette Heyer( Book )

87 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Misadventures of a dashing earl and his twin brother in their attempts to straighten out their mother's finances and their romances
The convenient marriage by Georgette Heyer( Book )

85 editions published between 1934 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 2,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Earl of Rule proposes marriage to Horatia Winwood's sister Lizzie, she offers herself instead. Her sister is already in love with someone else
Devil's cub by Georgette Heyer( Book )

94 editions published between 1932 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 2,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dominic Alistair, Marquis of Vidal and fiery son of the notorious Duke of Avon, has established a rakish reputation that rivals his father's, living a life of excess and indulgence. Banished to the Continent after wounding his opponent in a duel, Vidal schemes to abduct the silly aristocrat bent on seducing him into marriage and make her his mistress instead. In his rush, however, he seems to have taken the wrong woman? Determined to save her sister from ruin, virtuous Mary Challoner intercepts the Marquis's advances and throws herself into his path, hoping Vidal will release her upon realizing his error. But as the two become irrevocably entangled, Mary's reputation and future lie in the hands of a devilish rake, who finds her more fascinating every day
Cotillion by Georgette Heyer( Book )

77 editions published between 1952 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy of manners of Regency England, 1811-1820
Sprig muslin by Georgette Heyer( Book )

87 editions published between 1936 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 1,935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gay romance of life in Regency England
These old shades by Georgette Heyer( Book )

91 editions published between 1926 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 1,873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Georgian period, about 20 years before the Regency, "These Old Shades" features two of Heyer's most memorable characters: Justin Alastair, the Duke of Avon, and Leonie, whom he rescues from a life of ignominy and comes to love and marry
The Nonesuch by Georgette Heyer( Book )

84 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Waldo Hawkridge, confirmed bachelor and one of the wealthiest men in London, comes instantly to the aid of the intrepid Ancilla Trent to stop a young, tempetuous woman's flight, and in the process discovers that it's never too late for the first bloom of love
The Black Moth by Georgette Heyer( Book )

79 editions published between 1921 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 1,856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disguised as a highwayman, Jack Carstares, the wrongly disgraced Earl of Wyncham, found himself again face-to-face with the wicked Duke of Andover. This time the Black Moth was attempting to abduct dark-haired beauty Diana Beauleigh. Once more Jack's noble impulse to save the day landed him in trouble, but not before sending the villainous duke scurrying. Diana took her gallant rescuer in and nursed his wounds, and soon truer emotions grew between them. But Jack couldn't stay, for a lady and an outlaw would make a scandalous pair. Torn between his tarnished past and the hope for Diana's hand, Jack had one dangerous chance to reclaim his honor-- by defeating the Black Moth for good!
Beauvallet by Georgette Heyer( Book )

72 editions published between 1929 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Nicholas Beauvallet has fallen in love with a Spanish noblewoman. She and her father were aboard a galleon captured by Sir Nicholas. He vows to make her his bride even though it means returning the pair to Spain and entering the lion's den
The Corinthian by Georgette Heyer( Book )

85 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a man comes across a beautiful young woman climbing out of a window in a bid to escape, he finds the ideal opportunity to realize his own escape in this sparkling Regency romance with a decidedly Shakespearean twist
Regency buck by Georgette Heyer( Book )

98 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After their father's death, Miss Judith Taverner and her brother Peregrine travel to 1811 London to meet their guardian, expecting an elderly gentleman. To their surprise and utter disgust, Lord Worth is not much older than they are, doesn't want the office of guardian any more than they want him, and is determined to thwart all their interests and return them to the country. But when Judith and Peregrine begin to move in the highest social circles, Lord Worth cannot help but entangle himself with his adventuresome wards
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The convenient marriage
Lady of qualityFredericaThe grand SophyCousin KateVenetiaApril ladyBath tangleArabella
Alternative Names

controlled identityMartin, Stella, 1902-1974

Georgette Heyer British historical romance and detective fiction novelist

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Georgette Heyer Brits schrijfster

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Heiere, Džordžeta, 1902-1974

Hėjer Ž.

Hėjer Žoržet

Heyer, G.

Heyer G. 1902-1974

Heyer, Georgette

Kheĭer, Dzhordzhett 1902-1974

Martin, Stella

Хейер Д. 1902-1974

Хейер, Дж 1902-1974

Хейер, Дж. (Джоржетт), 1902-1974

Хейер, Джорджетт

Хейер, Джоржет

Хейер, Джоржетт

Эйр Д. 1902-1974

Эйр, Джорджетт

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