WorldCat Identities

Pargeter, Edith 1913-1995

Overview
Works: 137 works in 474 publications in 4 languages and 9,043 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Drama  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Author, Translator
Classifications: PR6031.A49, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Edith Pargeter
 
Most widely held works by Edith Pargeter
The heaven tree trilogy by Edith Pargeter( Book )
9 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tale of Harry Talvace, stone carver, who lived on the volatile, hotly disputed Welsh border in the 13th century
The bloody field by Edith Pargeter( Book )
4 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines England's history during the early 15th century, detailing the key players including Richard III, Henry IV, Henry V, and Owen Glendower
The marriage of Meggotta by Edith Pargeter( Book )
14 editions published between 1979 and 2001 in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Originally published in 1979, this is the last novel Edith Pargeter wrote under her own name. Set in England in the 13th century, among the nobles and aristocrats surrounding King Henry III, it tells the true story of the secret marriage of the Earl of Kent's ten-year-old daughter, and the tragic consequences that follow in its wake
The heaven tree by Edith Pargeter( Book )
24 editions published between 1960 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young nobleman of 13th-century England becomes a brilliant sculptor and uses his talents to build a great church and to champion the cause of the poor
The brothers of Gwynedd by Edith Pargeter( Book )
6 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In these four books, the fictionalized life of Llewelyn, first Prince of Wales, is retold through the eyes of his lifelong servant Samson. Samson and Llewelyn struggle in court and in war against Llewelyn's brother David to bring Wales into peace with the English
A means of grace by Edith Pargeter( Book )
15 editions published between 1956 and 1997 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Emmy Marryat is determined to return to her native country, now divided by Communism after the raveages of war
A bloody field by Shrewsbury by Edith Pargeter( Book )
10 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines England's history during the early 15th century, detailing the key players including Richard III, Henry IV, Henry V, and Owen Glendower
She goes to war by Edith Pargeter( Book )
9 editions published between 1942 and 1992 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The scarlet seed by Edith Pargeter( Book )
28 editions published between 1963 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historisk roman fra England i 1200-tallet om en kirkebygnings-mester
Closely watched trains by Bohumil Hrabal( Book )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of Milos Hrma, a young railway junior dispatcher and signalman returning to work at a minor but strategically important Czech railway station. Milos has been away for three months, recuperating from a suicide attempt, and is warmly welcomed back by Station Master Lansky and Dispatcher Hubicka. The year is 1945, the Germans have lost command of the air-space over the town, but it remains an important rail hub for them and certain key transport trains are nominated by the German high command for "close surveillance" to ensure that they are not delayed by signals failures or problems on the lines
Sunrise in the west by Edith Pargeter( Book )
16 editions published between 1974 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The green branch by Edith Pargeter( Book )
27 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historisk roman fra England i 1200-tallet om en kirkebygnings-mester
The lily hand and other stories by Edith Pargeter( Book )
9 editions published between 1965 and 1996 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lost children by Edith Pargeter( Book )
10 editions published between 1951 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Author also writes under pseudonym Ellis Peters
The soldier at the door by Edith Pargeter( Book )
17 editions published between 1954 and 1999 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moving and thought provoking novel about the effects of the 1950's South East Asian wars on a group of English people
The eighth champion of Christendom by Edith Pargeter( Book )
17 editions published between 1945 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
By firelight by Edith Pargeter( Book )
8 editions published between 1948 and 1996 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The dragon at noonday by Edith Pargeter( Book )
13 editions published between 1975 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the second of a quartet of novels tracing the destiny of the brothers of Gwynedd - the four grandsons of Llewelyn Fawr, Prince of Gwynedd. England's crisis in 1263 is Prince Llewelyn's opportunity to force recognition of his title and right as Prince of Wales. From that goal he will not be distracted - either by the tragic deaths of his mother and sisters or by his brothers' treachery
The hounds of sunset by Edith Pargeter( Book )
10 editions published between 1976 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reluctant odyssey by Edith Pargeter( Book )
5 editions published between 1946 and 1990 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Peters, Ellis, 1913-1995

Benedict, Peter 1913-1995
Carr, Jolyon 1913-1995
Pargeter, Edith
Pargeter, Edith 1913-
Pargeter, Edith 1913-1995
Pargeter, Edith Mary 1913-1995
Peters, Ellis, 1913-1995
Peters, Ellis pseud
Petersová, Ellis 1913-1995
Redfern, John 1913-1995
Питерс, Эллис 1913-1995
Languages
English (240)
French (7)
Czech (5)
Spanish (4)
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