WorldCat Identities

Burgh, Anita 1937-

Overview
Works: 64 works in 268 publications in 4 languages and 6,133 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6052.U6424, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Anita Burgh
The breached wall by Anita Burgh( Book )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Far away in France, what came to be known as the Great War moves inexorably on. The peaceful calm of Cresswell Manor in Devon is shattering. More and more soldiers arrive home to recover from their wounds and convalesce - their minds and their bodies broken. The old social order is crumbling as surely as time begins to breach the walls of the ancient manor house. With their menfolk away at the Front, the women left behind take on the burden of running the estate, as well as their homes and households, working harder than they ever have before. Some of the women battle on and remain faithful, while loneliness encourages others to stray. Will life ever be the same again for Rowan, in conflict with society and fearful of what the future may hold; for Esmeralda, who is riddled with guilt? Is it too late for Hannah to find her life's companion, and will Dolly ever be reconciled with the man she loves? These and many other conflicts add drama to this glorious saga of home life against the terrible backdrop of war
The broken gate by Anita Burgh( Book )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It is winter 1901, and the vast estate of Cresswell Manor has fallen into decay. Mortimer Cresswell is on his deathbed, while his family waits to scrap over his fortune. Only Hannah, Mortimer's daughter, can see that the family has become consumed by private ambition, jealousy and greed. Stanislas von Ehrlich, a self-made man of fortune, wants the land but the Cresswells refuse to sell, sparking a massive feud. The beautiful Esmeralda von Ehrlich has never been refused, and finding herself drawn to a member of the Cresswell household, she is determined to exact her will and exercise her desire."--Publisher description
Exiles by Anita Burgh( Book )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Dutch and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kate is no longer a struggling author. Far from it, she leads a charmed life with her lover Stewart and her daughter Lucy in an old farmhouse in the beautiful wild Auvergne region of central France. Then comes a bolt from the blue, a phone call from Kate's literary agent in London that threatens her whole way of life
Clare's war by Anita Burgh( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and Dutch and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic story of one woman's journey through an occupied country at war with itself
The house at Harcourt by Anita Burgh( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life in 1859 for Eliza Forester left motherless
The family by Anita Burgh( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and Dutch and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een jonge vrouw, die zwanger wordt van haar vriend, trouwt met hem maar ondervindt veel tegenwerking van haar familie en schoonfamilie
The visitor by Anita Burgh( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The addition of a runaway woman to a shopkeeper's household creates arguments and dissension
The azure bowl by Anita Burgh( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High above the sea, on the edge of the Cornish cliffs, stands Gwenfer, a magnificent granite house and home to Alice Tregowan
The heart's citadel by Anita Burgh( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continues the story of the Devonshire family during the summer of 1913
Distinctions of class by Anita Burgh( Book )

12 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lottery by Anita Burgh( Book )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Als Peggy Alder, Mutter von 3 Kindern, ihren Job als Verkäuferin verliert, erscheint ihr die Zukunft grau und düster. Dann passiert das Unfassbare: sie gewinnt über 1 Million Pfund in der Lotterie. Alle ihre Probleme scheinen damit auf einen Schlag gelöst zu sein
Love the bright foreigner by Anita Burgh( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and Russian and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her husband dies suddenly, Ann Grange's happiness is destroyed and her world seems to have turned on its head. She is rescued from the ruins of her own life by a chance meeting with an attractive, mysterious Greek. But a shattering truth threatens her idyllic new life, and before she can trust the happiness which is within her grasp, she must bury the past
The cult by Anita Burgh( Book )

10 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selina, die eigentlich nur ihre Buchhandlung verkaufen wollte, Ginnie, die enttäuschte Ehefrau auf der Suche nach etwas Ruhe, und Jessica, die alternde Schauspielerin, die sich Heilung von ihrer Arthritis erhofft, kommen mit Fopal in Berührung, einer Gemeinschaft, die mit Hilfe von Meditation zu einem friedvollen Leben verhelfen soll. Doch seit einiger Zeit scheint sich der Geist gewandelt zu haben. Der charismatische Xavier hat sich an die Spitze der Gemeinschaft gestellt und versucht, mit allen legalen und illegalen Mitteln die Macht innerhalb der Sekte an sich zu reissen, um an das Geld der Mitglieder zu gelangen
On call by Anita Burgh( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nachdem ihr Mann unter tragischen Umständen ums Leben gekommen ist, kehrt die Krankenschwester Chrissy Galloway in ihre Heimatstadt im Norden Englands zurück. Dort findet sie Arbeit im altehrwürdigen St. Edith's Hospital. Als kurz nacheinander 3 ihrer Patientinnen sterben, bekannt wird, dass ihr Mann genau wie eine der Patientinnen an einer Überdosis Insulin gestorben ist, machen Gerüchte die Runde. Chrissy muss um ihren Ruf und ihr Glück kämpfen. Nur gut, dass wenigstens der Chirurg Russell Newson an ihre Unschuld glaubt
The stone mistress by Anita Burgh( Book )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Polly and Juniper are close friends, but sometimes find it hard to get along, particularly where men are concerned. Yet when the outbreak of war finds them stranded in France, with Hitler's armies at their heels, they find strength in each other, escaping by se thanks to Juniper's grand connections
Avarice by Anita Burgh( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donation
The heart's citadel by Anita Burgh( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden butterfly by Anita Burgh( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overtures by Anita Burgh( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advances by Anita Burgh( Book )

12 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kate Howard, eine brave Hausfrau und Mutter, entdeckt durch Zufall ihr Talent zum Schreiben und beginnt, ihr Leben neu zu gestalten
 
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The breached wall
Languages
English (146)

German (11)

Dutch (7)

Russian (1)

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The broken gateExilesClare's warThe house at HarcourtThe familyThe visitorThe azure bowlThe heart's citadel