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(spa)Eleanor Alice Burford Hibbert comenzó firmando sus novelas como Eleanor Burford (su nombre de soltera), y es más conocida como Jean Plaidy, Victoria Holt y Philippa Carr. Ella también escribió como Kathleen Kellow, Elbur Ford, Ellalice Tate, y Anna Percival. (Algunas de sus novelas han sido publicadas bajo diferentes títulos y seudónimos)

Eleanor Alice Burford Hibbert was a British writer who began her career signing as Eleanor Burford (her maiden name), and is well-known as Jean Plaidy, Victoria Holt and Philippa Carr. She also wrote under the pseudonyms Kathleen Kellow, Elbur Ford, Ellalice Tate, and Anna Percival. Some of her novels were later re-published under different pseudonyms or titles.

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Murder Most Royal 475 copies, 10 reviews
Bride of Pendorric 469 copies, 9 reviews
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Lord of the Far Island 433 copies, 9 reviews
The Pride of the Peacock 430 copies, 10 reviews
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The Captive 409 copies, 6 reviews
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Queen of this Realm 384 copies, 5 reviews
Menfreya in the Morning 383 copies, 6 reviews
The Devil on Horseback 381 copies, 3 reviews
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The Time of the Hunter's Moon 374 copies, 9 reviews
The Legend of the Seventh Virgin 358 copies, 5 reviews
The Curse of the Kings 356 copies, 2 reviews
Royal Road to Fotheringhay 354 copies, 7 reviews
The Road to Paradise Island 351 copies, 3 reviews
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The Landower Legacy 341 copies, 3 reviews
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Victoria Victorious 334 copies, 9 reviews
In the Shadow of the Crown 329 copies, 5 reviews
Snare of Serpents 328 copies, 6 reviews
The Judas Kiss 325 copies, 8 reviews
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Secret for a Nightingale 293 copies, 7 reviews
Daughter of Deceit 290 copies, 3 reviews
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Myself My Enemy 203 copies, 5 reviews
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Madame Serpent 201 copies, 5 reviews
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The Revolt of the Eaglets 183 copies, 3 reviews
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The Shadow of the Pomegranate 176 copies, 5 reviews
The Bastard King 164 copies, 6 reviews
The Italian Woman 161 copies, 7 reviews
Light on Lucrezia 160 copies, 5 reviews
The King's Secret Matter 159 copies, 2 reviews
The Heart of the Lion 159 copies, 2 reviews
Queen Jezebel 155 copies, 5 reviews
The Queen from Provence 150 copies, 2 reviews
The Battle of the Queens 150 copies, 4 reviews
Saraband for Two Sisters 148 copies, 1 review
Hammer of the Scots 147 copies, 3 reviews
The Captive of Kensington Palace 145 copies, 2 reviews
The Spanish Bridegroom 141 copies, 2 reviews
The Prince of Darkness 136 copies, 2 reviews
Lament for a Lost Lover 131 copies, 4 reviews
The Love Child 129 copies, 2 reviews
The Changeling 128 copies, 2 reviews
The Witch from the Sea (some editions; some editions) 127 copies, 1 review
The Follies of the King 125 copies, 3 reviews
The Lion of Justice 125 copies, 3 reviews
The Black Swan 123 copies, 2 reviews
Castile for Isabella 123 copies, 9 reviews
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The Sun in Splendour 99 copies, 3 reviews
Louis the Well-beloved 97 copies, 4 reviews
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Queen in Waiting 93 copies, 1 review
Flaunting, Extravagant Queen 92 copies, 3 reviews
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Voices in a Haunted Room 90 copies, 1 review
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Courting Her Highness 85 copies, 2 reviews
The Adulteress 84 copies, 2 reviews
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Red Rose of Anjou 83 copies, 2 reviews
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Eleanor Alice Burford was born in London. Her father, Joseph Burford, was a dock worker who passed on his great love of books to his daughter. She was an avid reader from the age of four onwards. In her early twenties, she married a leather merchant, George Percival Hibbert, about 20 years her senior, who also shared her love of books and reading. During World War II, the couple lived in Cornwall, which served as the setting for many of her works. She became one of the preeminent English authors of historical fiction for most of the 20th century. She used eight different pen names during her career and many of her readers never suspected her other identities. Her first romantic suspense novel, Mistress of Mellyn (1961), was published under the name Victoria Holt in order to keep her identity a secret as a publicity stunt – and a very effective one, as the book became an instant bestseller.
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Eleanor Alice Burford Hibbert was a British writer who began her career signing as Eleanor Burford (her maiden name), and is well-known as Jean Plaidy, Victoria Holt and Philippa Carr. She also wrote under the pseudonyms Kathleen Kellow, Elbur Ford, Ellalice Tate, and Anna Percival. Some of her novels were later re-published under different pseudonyms or titles.

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