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Plaidy, Jean 1906-1993

Overview
Works: 467 works in 2,940 publications in 6 languages and 79,693 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Biographical fiction  Suspense fiction  Romance fiction  Political fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6015.I3, 823.914
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Most widely held works about Jean Plaidy
 
Most widely held works by Jean Plaidy
The sixth wife by Jean Plaidy( Book )

39 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life and loves of Katharine Parr - the last wife of Henry VIII - from before her marriage to the King to her death
Uneasy lies the head by Jean Plaidy( Book )

30 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells of the rivalry between King Henry VII of England and his son, the Prince of Wales, over Katharine of Aragon
The rose without a thorn by Jean Plaidy( Book )

42 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 1,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catherine Howard becomes lady-in-waiting to Anne of Cleaves and enjoys being near Thomas Culpepper, but when Henry VIII decides to marry her, she has to give up her plans to marry Culpepper
The captive Queen of Scots by Jean Plaidy( Book )

39 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary, Queen of Scots, life in captivity and those involved with her
Myself my enemy by Jean Plaidy( Book )

15 editions published between 1983 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henriette Maria, wife of Charles I-the English king who lost his head, describes the story of her marriage and her husband's downfall
The Queen's husband by Jean Plaidy( Book )

27 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Albert arrives at Windsor, the young Queen's determination to remain single is severly tested until finally, in October 1839, she proposes marriage
The captive of Kensington Palace by Jean Plaidy( Book )

21 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young Princess Victoria is never allowed to be alone, kept from Court for fear she might be contaminated by contact with the King's illegitimate sons and daughter, grew up to regard herself a prisoner. An account of the years of conflict when the character of a young Princess was being molded into that of a great Queen
Murder most royal by Jean Plaidy( Book )

39 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne Boleyn and her younger cousin Catherine Howard face similar fates in their lives at court. (Series: Tudor Novels, 4)
The princess of Celle by Jean Plaidy( Book )

20 editions published between 1967 and 1987 in English and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her marriage to the ruthless, dissolute man who would claim the British throne as George I, the beautiful, virtuous Sophia Dorothea is neglected until she falls in love with Swedish adventurer Count Konigsmarck
The thistle and the rose by Jean Plaidy( Book )

34 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lusty period of English history, the writer writes of an indomitable woman who battled the courts of Scotland, England and France for her children and the men she loved
The Plantagenet prelude by Jean Plaidy( Book )

31 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictional account of the lives and times of Eleanor of Aquitaine, King Henry II, and Thomas a Becket
The Queen and Lord M by Jean Plaidy( Book )

32 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young Queen Victoria succumbs to the worldly charms of Lord Melbourne, prime minister and husband of Lady Caroline Lamb, and finds herself surrounded by palace intrigue
The widow of Windsor by Jean Plaidy( Book )

33 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel concerned with the life of Queen Victoria and her family from the time of Prince Albert's death until the Queen's death in 1901
The lady in the tower by Jean Plaidy( Book )

34 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Anne Boleyn, who so bewitched King Henry VIII that he put aside his wife to make Anne his bride
The Spanish bridegroom by Jean Plaidy( Book )

24 editions published between 1954 and 1972 in English and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To restore the power of Spain and bring England back to the iron embrace of the Holy Church, the young Phillip agreed to marry Mary Tudor. His golden hair and pale skin filled the middle-aged Queen with thoughts of hither-to-forbidden pleasures. Yet again is Phillip the servant of his country
Victoria victorious by Jean Plaidy( Book )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Queen Victoria, as well as the awesome expansion of the British Empire during her sixty-four-year reign, is recreated in this historical epic
Madonna of the seven hills by Jean Plaidy( Book )

32 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Lucrezia Borgia, born into a family that provided a source of scandal for 5 centuries. A tale of passion, intrigue, and murder
The revolt of the eaglets by Jean Plaidy( Book )

23 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictional account of the life and times of Henry Plantagenet after his murder of Thomas a Becket, as his wife and sons turn against him
The heart of the lion by Jean Plaidy( Book )

24 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Richard's life is one fantastic adventure after another, but this is not merely an account of fullblooded adventure. It is also the revelation of the strange nature of England's most romantic king
The murder in the tower by Jean Plaidy( Book )

19 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in English and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frances, married against her will when still a child, entered the world of spell-makers and poisoners in an attempt to rid herself of an unwanted husband
 
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Uneasy lies the head
Alternative Names

controlled identityCarr, Philippa, 1906-1993

controlled identityFord, Elbur, 1906-1993

controlled identityHibbert, Eleanor, 1906-1993

controlled identityHolt, Victoria, 1906-1993

controlled identityKellow, Kathleen, 1906-1993

controlled identityTate, Ellalice, 1906-1993

Burford Eleanor

Burford, Eleanor, 1906-1993

Ford Elbur

Ford, Elbur, 1906-1933

Ford, Elbur 1906-1993

Hibbert, Alice Buford 1906-1993

Hibbert Eleanor

Hibbert, Eleanor 1906-1993

Hibbert, Eleanor A. Burford

Hibbert, Eleanor Alice, 1906-1993

Hibbert, Eleanor Alice Burford.

Hibbert, Eleanor Alice Burford, 1906-1993

Hibbert, George Percival, Mrs.

Kellow Kathleen

Kellow, Kathleen 1906-1993

Percival, Anna

Plaidy, Jean

Plaidy, Jean, 1906-1993

Pleĭdi, Dzhin 1906-1993

Tate Elalice

Tate, Ellalice

Tate, Ellalice 1906-1993

Плейди Д. 1906-1993

Холт, Виктория

היברט, אלינור, 1906-1993

פלידי, ג'ין, 1906-1993

プレイディー, ジーン

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Uneasy lies the headThe rose without a thornThe captive Queen of ScotsMyself my enemyThe Queen's husbandThe captive of Kensington PalaceMurder most royalThe thistle and the rose