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Dudgeon, Piers

Overview
Works: 66 works in 216 publications in 1 language and 7,900 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Guidebooks  Quotations  History  Fiction 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: PR4076, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Piers Dudgeon
Neverland : J.M. Barrie, the Du Mauriers, and the dark side of Peter Pan by Piers Dudgeon ( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relates the tragic story of the author of the beloved children's novel, who learned hypnosis to captivate and psychologically abuse a family with whom he had become obsessed, the very family that inspired the Darlings of "Peter Pan."
The girl from Leam Lane : the life and writings of Catherine Cookson by Piers Dudgeon ( Book )
20 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Enchanted Cornwall : her pictorial memoir by Daphne Du Maurier ( Book )
9 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Art of making furniture ( Book )
2 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thirty furniture projects for the amateur, inspired by designs from leading international craftsmen
Maeve Binchy : the biography by Piers Dudgeon ( Book )
11 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Maeve Binchy's novels sold more than 40 million copies worldwide, and when she died on July 30th 2012, she did so as Ireland's best-loved writer. With bestselling books such as Light a Penny Candle, Circle of Friends, Tara Road, Evening Class, and A Week in Winter, which was published four months after her death, no one else told stories like Maeve Binchy. Humane, down-to-earth, and funny, her novels captured imaginations on both sides of the Atlantic in a way that most authors only dream of. More than simply a biography, this extraordinary book visits Maeve Binchy in the land of her birth, which is the environment of her novels, and in the company of the author and her fictional characters sets out to discover the emotional contours which define her as a writer and a person"--
The woman of substance : the secret life that inspired the renowned storyteller Barbara Taylor Bradford by Piers Dudgeon ( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For the first time ever, take a fascinating look at the remarkable life of Barbara Taylor Bradford. Her first book, A Woman of Substance, is one of the bestselling novels of all time and has made her one of the most successful authors in the world. Yet her rise to fame and fortune was not an easy one. Barbara came from humble beginnings in Yorkshire, the only daughter of a laborer and a nanny. From an early age, her mother Freda had marked her daughter out for glory--at any cost. This drive, ambition, and desire to triumph helped Barbara take the Yorkshire Evening Post and Fleet Street by storm. But her biggest achievement was undeniably A Woman of Substance. The novel
Kate's daughter the real Catherine Cookson by Piers Dudgeon ( Book )
16 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"'Kate's Daughter' gets to the heart of the Catherine Cookson story. With the help of material made available since Catherine's death, Piers Dudgeon lifts the veil on the myth and lays bare the true nature of this complex and fascinating woman. What emerges is a fresh documentary portrait, shot through with a psychological dimension that explains for the first time the fears that cast Catherine into the nightmare of mental breakdown and fed the very darkest veins of autobiography in her novels."--P. [4] of cover
The woman of substance : the life and work of Barbara Taylor Bradford by Piers Dudgeon ( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The spirit of Britain : an illustrated guide to literary Britain ( Book )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En litterær guide til Storbritannien med udvalgte tekster af 150 forfattere, digtere og kronikører
Child of the north : memories of a northern childhood by Piers Dudgeon ( Book )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This insight into the life of Josephine Cox, one of the country's bestselling and best-loved authors, marries her work with her extraordinary life, looking at her rise to fame and fortune against all the odds
Breaking out of the box : the biography of Edward de Bono by Piers Dudgeon ( Book )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captivated : J.M. Barrie, the du Mauriers and the dark side of Neverland by Piers Dudgeon ( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Josephine Cox, child of the North by Piers Dudgeon ( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The English vicarage garden : thirty gardens of beauty and inspiration by Piers Dudgeon ( Book )
7 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Our East End : memories of life in disappearing Britain by Piers Dudgeon ( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lifting the veil : the biography of Sir John Tavener by Piers Dudgeon ( Book )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Our Glasgow : memories of life in disappearing Britain by Piers Dudgeon ( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Our East End by Piers Dudgeon ( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kate's daughter the real Catherine Cookson by Piers Dudgeon ( Recording )
11 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kate's daughter gets to the heart of the Catherine Cookson story. Using material made available only since Catherine's death, Piers Dudgeon, author of the number one bestseller 'The Girl from Leam Lane' and editor of her own illustrated memoir, 'Catherine Cookson Country', lifts the veil on the myth and lays bare the true nature of this complex and fascinating woman
The country child ( Book )
5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Dudgeon, Piers
Languages
English (139)
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