WorldCat Identities

Holt, Victoria 1906-1993

Works: 589 works in 4,102 publications in 22 languages and 87,575 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Romance fiction  Suspense fiction  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Bildungsromans  Historical fiction  Novels  Gothic fiction  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Other
Classifications: PR6015.I3, 823.914
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Most widely held works about Victoria Holt
Most widely held works by Victoria Holt
The captive by Victoria Holt( Book )

80 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John, a fugitive from England wrongly accused of murder, and an English girl named Rosetta are shipwrecked in Africa, seized by pirates, and finally escape to England, where they strive to prove his innocence
Daughter of deceit by Victoria Holt( Book )

69 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noelle Tremaston's charmed yet unconventional life as the daughter of the infamous Desiree, darling of the London stage, comes crashing to a halt when her mother takes in a struggling ingenue and disaster strikes. Noelle flees to Paris where, on the eve of World War I, a bizarre twist of fate will lead her into unsolved mysteries -- and the arms of love
The India fan by Victoria Holt( Book )

36 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drusilla, the daughter of the local vicar, becomes inextricably bound to the wealthy Framling family and through them becomes the heir to a peacock fan that is cursed
Seven for a secret by Victoria Holt( Book )

74 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three British women share a terrible childhood secret
Snare of serpents by Victoria Holt( Book )

62 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 3,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leaving Edinburgh for Africa after a murder trial, a young woman's security begins to crumble as she discovers old secrets may again be resurrected
The black opal by Victoria Holt( Book )

63 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the very beginning her life had been shrouded by secrets. Found one spring morning among the azaleas of Commonwood House, Carmel March was taken in by Dr. Marline and his ailing wife
The silk vendetta by Victoria Holt( Book )

76 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of passion and intrigue, family fortunes, and deadly betrayals set in Victorian London, Florence, and Paris
Lord of the Far Island by Victoria Holt( Book )

75 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 9 languages and held by 2,868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orphaned at five and raised on the charity of wealthy cousins, Ellen Kellaway searches for the secrets of her long lost family on a wild island off the Cornwall coast
The road to Paradise Island by Victoria Holt( Book )

32 editions published between 1086 and 2005 in 8 languages and held by 2,739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annalice Mallory, the sheltered daughter of a family of map makers, discovers the cryptic diary of her long-dead ancestor that includes a map of a mysterious far-off island. Philip, Annalice's brother, sets sail for the island, lured by the promise of incomparable riches to be found. But when he doesn't return, Annalice sets out to find him -- and the secrets of the diary -- in a desperate journey that leads her through the world's most exciting outposts ... and finally to the tropical islands of the South Seas, where she encounters heart-stopping peril, but also the promise of love
Secret for a nightingale by Victoria Holt( Book )

29 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susanna is aware of her special gifts to soothe the sick and follows Florence Nightingale to Crimea
The time of the hunter's moon by Victoria Holt( Book )

38 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When she returns from Switzerland to a position at an exclusive boarding school in Devon, Cordelia Grant is visited by her Swiss suitor, who mysteriously disappears, and she is courted by a local squire whom she detests
The House of a Thousand Lanterns by Victoria Holt( Book )

95 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Lindsay never imagined that she would be wealthy. Nor that she would fall in love with a man she couldn't trust. Against a background of 19th-century England and Hong Kong, Holt unfolds the spellbinding story of a young Englishwoman who finds a strange new world in the house that is both the one she has dreamed of since childhood and the one where her worst nightmares are about to come true: the House of a Thousand Lanterns
The judas kiss by Victoria Holt( Book )

51 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 2,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pippa Ewell arrives in Bavaria to find the truth behind her sister's mysterious death. But she discovers a kingdom glittered with evil and danger, and a fate that had claimed her sister
The mask of the enchantress by Victoria Holt( Book )

86 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of forbidden passions, a beautiful but foreboding castle and a young orphaned girl
On the night of the seventh moon by Victoria Holt( Book )

54 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 2,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten years after her secret marriage to an aristocrat, an Englishwoman returns to the Black Forest on a tragic quest which began on the night of the Seventh Moon
The Landower legacy by Victoria Holt( Book )

26 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 2,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee year, a 14-year-old girl blurts a secret, and the consequences in her life extend ten years to Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee
The pride of the peacock by Victoria Holt( Book )

110 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 2,446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jessica's friendship with Ben Henniker not only helps her regain the Cleverling estate but also brings her a share in Henniker's Austrailian opal mines
The shivering sands by Victoria Holt( Book )

125 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young widow discovers a secret and finds herself in the same kind of danger that may have cost her missing sister her life
The demon lover by Victoria Holt( Book )

47 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 2,400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The love affair between miniature painter Kate Collison and the overbearing Baron de Centeville is threatened by deception, intrigue, rape, war, and murder, in a story set in Paris during the Second Empire
The Secret Woman by Victoria Holt( Book )

65 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna Brett discovered the secret woman that lurked within her: an impetuous inner voice that urged her to follow her heart into an impossible romance and an eventful voyage to the South Pacific ? into more adventure and more danger than she had ever dreamed of. She had earlier learned of the secret woman of Castle Crediton, home of the town?s shipping dynasty: the mistress of Sir Edward Crediton and mother of his illegitimate son. Then she heard the mystery of another Crediton secret woman: a ship named The Secret Woman that had been lost, under unexplained circumstances, carrying a fortune in diamonds, off the island of Coralle. Now Anna had come to that eerie, exotic island, where she was destined to find still another secret woman, one who could lead her to a solution of the mysteries that plagued her ? or to death. ? back cover
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The black opal
Alternative Names

controlled identityPlaidy, Jean, 1906-1993

Burford, Eleanor

Burford, Eleanor Alice 1906-1993

Burford Hibbert, Eleanor Alice.

Carr P.

Carr, Philippa.

Carr, Philippa 1906-1993

Carr, Philippa, pseud.

Carr, Phillipa 1906-1993

Ford E.

Ford, Elbur.

Ford, Elbur 1906-1993

Hibbert, Alice Buford, 1906-1993

Hibbert, Eleanor.

Hibbert, Eleanor (1906-1993)

Hibbert, Eleanor A. 1906-1993

Hibbert, Eleanor A. Burford

Hibbert, Eleanor Alice 1906-1993

Hibbert, Eleanor Alice Burford.

Hibbert, Eleanor Alice Burford, 1906-1993

Hibbert, Eleanor Burford, 1906-1993

Hibbert, Eleanor (Eleanor Alice Burford), 1906-1993

Holt V.

Holt, Victoria.

Holt, Victoria pseud

Holt, Viktoria

Holt, Viktoria 1906-1993

Holta, Viktorija, 1906-1993

Kellow K.

Kellow, Kathleen.

Kellow, Kathleen 1906-1993

Kholt, Viktorii︠a︡ 1906-1993

Percival, Anna.

Percival, Anne

Plaidy J.

Plaidy, Jean.

Plaidy, Jean 1906-1993

Plaidy Jean, pseud.

Tate E.

Tate, Ellalice.

Tate, Ellalice 1906-1993

Холт В. 1906-1993

ホルト, ヴィクトリア

ホルト, ビクトリア

Daughter of deceitThe India fanSeven for a secretSnare of serpentsThe black opalThe silk vendettaLord of the Far IslandThe road to Paradise Island