WorldCat Identities

Cookson, Catherine

Overview
Works: 1,500 works in 6,099 publications in 3 languages and 170,704 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Love stories  Biography  Historical fiction  Drama  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR6053.O525, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Life and Mary Ann by Catherine Cookson ( Book )
76 editions published between 1956 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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The silent lady : a novel by Catherine Cookson ( Book )
38 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an unkempt woman who is barely able to speak arrives in his office, London attorney Alexander Armstrong is stunned to discover that she is Irene Baindor, a woman who holds the key to solving a mystery that has plagued him for twenty-six years
The upstart by Catherine Cookson ( Book )
39 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 3,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A novel of class conflict in 19th century England, featuring a butler who advises a nouveau riche on how to be a gentleman. The upstart is Samuel Fairbrother, owner of a boot factory who buys a mansion, but doesn't know how to dress, eat or receive. To his consternation, his daughter falls in love with the butler. By the author of The Obsession
The obsession by Catherine Cookson ( Book )
42 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Englishwoman's battle to hang on to her family's bankrupt estate. She is Beatrice, one of four daughters of a gambling landowner who died in debt. By hook or by crook, Beatrice intends to hang on to her patrimony, her schemes including marriage and busting other people's marriage. By the author of The Year of the Virgins
The desert crop by Catherine Cookson ( Book )
42 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 3,307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A coming-of-age novel featuring a farmer's son in 19th century New England. Daniel Stewart wants to be a doctor, but his father won't pay for studies, spending his money on drink and on making babies with his second wife. When the father dies, Daniel must care for the family, which ends his prospects of studies as well as marriage to his love. By the author of The Lady on My Left
Kate Hannigan's girl : a novel by Catherine Cookson ( Book )
37 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Annie Hannigan seems blessed, but when she falls in love with Terence Macbane, "the elusive boy next door," she must deal with both her childhood friend Brian Stannard and a rival, Cathleen Davidson.--Jacket
A house divided by Catherine Cookson ( Book )
34 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Matthew Wallingham returns home after being blinded in the war, he tries to save the family farm, make peace with his resentful family, and find happiness with the woman he loves
My beloved son : a novel by Catherine Cookson ( Book )
32 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A compelling story of a loving family dominated by one woman's suffocating desires. Ellen Jebeau's love for her son threatens the rest of her family
The wingless bird by Catherine Cookson ( Book )
35 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An English country woman manages to overcome difficult circumstances to find her just reward in the healing power of love
The fifteen streets : a novel by Catherine Cookson ( Book )
53 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poverty-stricken dock laborer John O'Brien defends his family from a drunken father and brother before falling in love with his sister's seemingly unattainable teacher
The golden straw : a novel by Catherine Cookson ( Book )
32 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrays a whole rich vein of English life from the heyday of the Victorian era to the stormy middle years of the present century
The rag nymph : a novel by Catherine Cookson ( Book )
32 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in English and held by 2,893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of growing up in the changing times of the Industrial Revolution of 1854. A young girl is abandoned to be raised by "Raggie Aggie" amidst the factories and slums of north England
The glass virgin : a novel by Catherine Cookson ( Book )
48 editions published between 1969 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Growing up amid the strict mores and stultifying traditions of Edwardian England's Redford Hall, Annabella Lagrange is forced to hide her father's terrible secret and turns to her beloved cousin, Stephen, until a terrible truth about her identity forces her to recreate her life
The moth : a novel by Catherine Cookson ( Book )
32 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As World War I approaches, Foreshaw Park, the run-down estate of the once-wealthy Thorman family, is the setting for the burgeoning romance between the Thormans' elder daughter, Agnes, and hired-hand Robert Bradley
The parson's daughter : a novel by Catherine Cookson ( Book )
40 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The local parson's daughter, Nancy Ann, marries Harpcore, a gambler and rake who is master of the palatial estate in the district. It is her destiny to live a life of great luxury and adventure, great love and devastating loss
The black candle : a novel by Catherine Cookson ( Book )
36 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 2,754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The multigenerational story set in a nineteenth-century village in the northern English countryside tells of the enduring struggles between the classes
The Maltese angel : a novel by Catherine Cookson ( Book )
28 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 2,725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In England a farmer marries a beautiful dancer, thereby incurring the wrath of a farm girl who considered herself engaged to him. A tale of revenge and death. By the author of The Rag Nymph
The love child : a novel by Catherine Cookson ( Book )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As ANna Martell grows into womanhood in the nineteenth-century English countryside, she is determined to overcome the legacy of her birth--as one of six illegitimate children--a goal aided by wealthy Timothy Barrington
The Harrogate secret by Catherine Cookson ( Book )
38 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 2,672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old message-runner Freddie Musgrove's silence is bought after he witnesses a scene of unremitting horror at The Towers, but years later, when the horror reoccurs, Freddie must fight to remain uninvolved
The black velvet gown : a novel by Catherine Cookson ( Book )
48 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 2,556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biddy Millican learns to read and works her way up from laundry girl as she confronts and overcomes the prejudices of nineteenth-century England
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Marchant, Catherine

Cookson, Catherine
Kukson, Kėtrin
Kuksona, Ketrīna
Kuksone, Ketrina
MacMullen, Catherine, 1906-1998
Marchant, Catherine
Marchant, Catherine, 1906-1998
Marchant, Catherine McMullen
Marchant, Catherine, pseud.
Languages
English (872)
Spanish (6)
German (6)
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