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Eden, Dorothy 1912-1982

Works: 245 works in 1,516 publications in 18 languages and 35,804 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Novels  Romance fiction  Detective and mystery stories, English  Ghost stories 
Roles: Author, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PR9639.3.E38, 823
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Dorothy Eden
Most widely held works by Dorothy Eden
An important family by Dorothy Eden( Book )

25 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic novel of colonial New Zealand. Kate O'Connor is hired to assist the Devenish family move house to frontier New Zealand
The Storrington papers by Dorothy Eden( Book )

31 editions published between 1978 and 1996 in 6 languages and held by 1,708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarah Goodwill accepts the position of secretary to Major Storrington, researching the Storrington family history
The American heiress by Dorothy Eden( Book )

39 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her look-alike mistress drowns at sea, Hetty takes her mistress's identity and becomes a Lady and an heir to an English title
The Salamanca drum by Dorothy Eden( Book )

41 editions published between 1977 and 1997 in 8 languages and held by 1,607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matilda Duncastle determines to raise sons in the tradition of her forebears - as heroic men of military might and valor
The millionaire's daughter by Dorothy Eden( Book )

43 editions published between 1974 and 1994 in 8 languages and held by 1,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The love story of a young New York beauty caught up in the crosscurrents of ambition and desire
The time of the dragon by Dorothy Eden( Book )

26 editions published between 1975 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 1,597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sweeping from China to the Thames Valley, spanning seventy-five years in the fortunes of a great trading dynasty, Dorothy Eden spins a spellbinding tale, of three generations of the Carrington family whose dealings in priceless antiques take them to Peking on the eve of the Boxer Rebellion and embroil them in a struggle that will determine their destinies and reach out to touch their heirs even to the present day
The vines of Yarrabee by Dorothy Eden( Book )

65 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eugenia discovers the real mistress of Yarrabee is the downstairs maid, but at last Eugenia meets the handsome artist, Colm O'Connor
Speak to me of love by Dorothy Eden( Book )

55 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 1,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caught up in the charm of the Overton House and its young owner, Beatrice Bonnington marries William Overton adn finds him devoted only to preserving his home
An afternoon walk by Dorothy Eden( Book )

23 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a London housewife and mother is terrorized by anonymous phone calls and threats, her husband questions her sanity
Melbury Square by Dorothy Eden( Book )

36 editions published between 1970 and 1993 in 7 languages and held by 1,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Waiting for Willa by Dorothy Eden( Book )

45 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace receives a coded message from her cousin, and she sets off in a perilous search through the night world of Stockholm
The shadow wife by Dorothy Eden( Book )

49 editions published between 1967 and 1998 in 8 languages and held by 1,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winterwood by Dorothy Eden( Book )

34 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fleeing from a scandal that rocked London society, Lavina finds employment as companion to a crippled girl on an isolated country estate
The sleeping bride and the deadly travellers by Dorothy Eden( Book )

45 editions published between 1959 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the eve of her wedding, Aurora had disappeared, and now, receiving no satisfactory answers, her sister launches her own investigation into her whereabouts in a desperate effort to find her while she's still alive
Ravenscroft ; and, Darkwater by Dorothy Eden( Book )

14 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two gothic novels by Dorothy Eden
Never call it loving; a biographical novel of Katherine O'Shea and Charles Stewart Parnell by Dorothy Eden( Book )

28 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hailed by Mary Stewart as "a splendid book," Dorothy Eden's acclaimed biographical novel is both an account of the illicit love affair that scandalized Victorian England and the gripping account of the rise and fall of one of Ireland's greatest political leaders Katharine O'Shea is an unhappily married young mother of three when she meets Charles Stewart Parnell, "the uncrowned king of Ireland." They couldn't be more different. Kitty is from an aristocratic English family. Born in County Wicklow to Protestant gentry, Parnell is a passionate crusader for Ireland's oppressed poor. But their firs
Listen to danger by Dorothy Eden( Book )

49 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young mother tries to deal with the aftermath of a car crash tha killed her husband, followed by the kidnapping of her children
Sleep in the woods by Dorothy Eden( Book )

35 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic romantic novel about a woman and a land that can never be tamed is Dorothy Eden at her spellbinding best Poor, orphaned Briar Johnson serves as maid to two gently reared young women on their voyage from London to New Zealand, a land their aunt in Wellington has assured them is teeming with potential husbands. Desperate for a home of her own, Briar disguises herself in one of her mistress's gowns and slips into the governor's masked ball, hoping to snare a certain tenderhearted gentleman. Instead, her plan goes terribly awry and she attracts the attention of commanding Saul Whitmore. And he wants her to be his wife. For five years, Saul has called New Zealand his home. And something in the primitive frontier calls to Briar. Together they travel to Taranaki, a remote town in the heart of hostile Maori territory. Here, among strangers, warriors, and savages, Briar learns the true meaning of courage. And against all odds, she begins to lose her heart to this wild, beautiful country--and the husband she never expected to love
The marriage chest by Dorothy Eden( Book )

30 editions published between 1965 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mad woman, a haunted child, a dread secret that for fifty years stained the lives of guilty and innocent as well. When young Emily Bowman is invited to Spain by her ancient and eccentric cousin Hannah to teach piano to her cousin's granddaughter, she is delighted. She has heard only some vague romantic tales about this side of her family, about the fabulous and beautiful Aunt Dolly whom she so closely resembles and who died tragically years before. Beyond that she knows nothing. Not until the sinister atmosphere of the strange, dark household begins to close in about her does she become aware that something is wrong, very wrong. And that she herself is slowly becoming the center of a new and terrifying chain of events that threatens not only her future, but her very life. - Back cover
The deadly travellers by Dorothy Eden( Book )

23 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kate Tempest always enjoyed an unexpected adventure. But when a small Italian girl whom she has been hired to escort across Europe, vanished into thin air on the Paris Express, even Kate was assailed by doubts and fears. Why, for instance, would no one admit to seeing the girl on the train? And which of the two men in Kate's life was desperately trying to kill her? Caught in a terrifying web of betrayal and deceit, accused on all sides of being the victim of hallucinations, Kate found herself questioning which was the friend, and which the enemy?with absolutely no help to hand
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Alternative Names
Dorothy Eden

Dorothy Eden New Zealand writer

Eden, Dorothy Enid 1912-1982

Iden, Doroti 1912-

Iden, Doroti 1912-1982

Īdena, Dorotija 1912-

Paradise, Mary 1912-

Paradise, Mary 1912-1982

Дороти Идън

イーデン, ドロシイ

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