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Irwin, Margaret 1889-1967

Overview
Works: 63 works in 547 publications in 2 languages and 7,849 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Biographical fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Ghost stories  Pictorial works  Paranormal fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6017.R84, 823.912
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Most widely held works about Margaret Irwin
 
Most widely held works by Margaret Irwin
Young Bess by Margaret Irwin( Book )

67 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A historical novel of the youth of Queen Elizabeth I
That great Lucifer; a portrait of Sir Walter Ralegh by Margaret Irwin( Book )

38 editions published between 1960 and 1998 in English and held by 1,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Walter Raleigh's life was as picturesque and stormy as that of any Elizabethan
Elizabeth, captive princess by Margaret Irwin( Book )

8 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this, the second of Margaret Irwin's great trilogy about the life of Good Queen Bess', Elizabeth I, the imperious, high spirited heroine of Young Bess finds herself the prey of her sister Mary's jealous suspicions. The death of her young brother, Edward IV; the accession of Bloody Mary; the execution of Lady Jane Grey; her own imprisonment in the Tower of London; and the arrival of Philip of Spain to marry Queen Mary provide the powerful background to Irwin's masterful novel as Elizabeth strives to achieve her ambition, the Crown of England
Elizabeth and the Prince of Spain by Margaret Irwin( Book )

40 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical novel based on the life of Elizabeth 1st of England
The Gay Galliard; the love story of Mary, queen of Scots by Margaret Irwin( Book )

37 editions published between 1941 and 1973 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the furious turmoil of her Scottish kingdom, Mary's aptitudes for statecraft and affection were constantly at war; it was only in Bothwell's courage and his love that she found serenity and a momentary happiness. But fate and their own nature worked against them, though no destiny could conquer their spirit. "This historical novel surpasses all others because she knows her period so well and handles period colour so naturally that we become inhabitants of the desired time and place."--Jacket
Royal flush, the story of Minette by Margaret Irwin( Book )

45 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of Princess Henrietta of England
The proud servant; the story of Montrose by Margaret Irwin( Book )

41 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of James Graham, Marquis of Montrose
The stranger prince; the story of Rupert of the Rhine by Margaret Irwin( Book )

31 editions published between 1937 and 1962 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bibliographical novel of Rupert, son of Elizabeth of Bohemia, who for a substantial part of his life lived like a pauper rather that a prince
The bride by Margaret Irwin( Book )

2 editions published between 1978 and 1984 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the lives of James Graham, Marquis of Montrose, and Princess Louise of Bohemia
Royal flush by Margaret Irwin( Book )

16 editions published between 1932 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of Princess Henrietta of England
The bride; the story of Louise and Montrose by Margaret Irwin( Book )

29 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the romance between the Marquis of Montrose, the soldier-poet who fought so magnificently for Charles I, and the enchanting, wayward Princess Louise, sister of Rupert of the Rhine
The stranger prince by Margaret Irwin( Book )

9 editions published between 1937 and 1985 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of Rupert of the Rhine
Still she wished for company by Margaret Irwin( Book )

26 editions published between 1924 and 2011 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story moves between the 1920s and the 1770s, following two heroines who can see one another from time to time, momentarily, through some rent in the fabric of time, but never manage to meet and interact
Bloodstock, and other stories by Margaret Irwin( Book )

12 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first five stories in this collection are stories from Ireland, exploring the dark history of the country and the dogged optimism of its people. The following four tales are of the uncanny - striking studies of witchcraft and black magic, evoking a strange haunting atmosphere illustrating the power of evil and its effect on the imagination. 'Mrs. Oliver Cromwell' is a revealing glimpse of the Lord Protector through the eyes of his homely unassuming wife, unhappy in the unaccustomed grandeur thrust upon her by circumstances. The last story 'Where beauty lies' is an eighteenth century frolic over a nobleman's choice of bride
None So Pretty by Margaret Irwin( Book )

17 editions published between 1930 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The galliard : the love story of Mary Queen of Scots by Margaret Irwin( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen of Scotland at six days old. Queen of France at seventeen years old. A widow at eighteen. The young and trusting Mary, Queen of Scots, is sailing home to her kingdom after years in exile. The danger from her cousin, the English Queen, has not lessened since then. Religious divides threaten to tear the nation apart and, across the border, Elizabeth keenly watches this new threat to her throne. Amid the furious turmoil and uncertainty in her Scottish kingdom, Mary finds she has one loyal servant James Hepburn, Earl of Bothwell, a glorious, rash and hazardous young man known to all as the
Fire down below by Margaret Irwin( Book )

10 editions published between 1928 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth, captive princess by Margaret Irwin( Recording )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second of Margaret Irwin's Elizabeth I novels. The daughters of King Henry VIII are locked in conflict over the English throne. Mary Tudor holds the throne, but the younger Elizabeth holds the hearts of the people. Banished to a country retreat, Elizabeth still may take the throne, as an ailing Queen Mary refuses to relinquish power
These mortals by Margaret Irwin( Book )

11 editions published between 1925 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A powerful Enchanter, Aldebaran, discoverer of the precious Elixir of Eternal Youth, is tired of playing with the lives of men and retires to his beautiful kingdom located on the path between the earth and the moon. There, he passes his time educating his beautiful daughter, Melusine, in the intricate profession of sorcery; his only worry is that she should never experience the misery of the mortal world
Knock four times by Margaret Irwin( Book )

12 editions published between 1927 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The galliard : the love story of Mary Queen of Scots
Alternative Names
Irwin, Margaret E.

Irwin, Margaret Emma Faith

Irwin, Margaret Emma Faith 1889-1967

Margaret Irwin Brits romanschrijfster (-1969)

Margaret Irwin Brits romanschrijver (-1969)

Monsell, J. R. Mrs

Маргарет Ирвин

Languages
English (442)

French (6)

Covers
That great Lucifer; a portrait of Sir Walter RaleghElizabeth, captive princessElizabeth and the Prince of SpainThe galliard : the love story of Mary Queen of Scots