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Tremayne, Peter

Overview
Works: 234 works in 684 publications in 8 languages and 19,723 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Detective and mystery stories  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Contributor
Classifications: PR6070.R366, 823.914
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Publications about Peter Tremayne
Publications by Peter Tremayne
Most widely held works about Peter Tremayne
 
Most widely held works by Peter Tremayne
The leper's bell by Peter Tremayne( Book )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,181 libraries worldwide
Fidelma of Cashel has returned home to her brother's castle to discover her son's nurse has been brutally murdered and her son is missing. Fidelma, sister to the king of Muman and her brother Eadulf must face their most personal and baffling case ever
The council of the cursed : a mystery of ancient Ireland by Peter Tremayne( Book )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,170 libraries worldwide
Counseling a hostile Irish delegation to the Celtic church of 670 A.D., Fidelma of Cashel is embroiled in a politically tenacious investigation when one of the delegates is found murdered, a case that is complicated by the theft of a priceless reliquary
The chalice of blood : a mystery of ancient Ireland by Peter Tremayne( Book )
13 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,129 libraries worldwide
Investigating the murder of an eminent scholar who was robbed of mysterious manuscripts, Sister Fidelma and her companion, Brother Eadulf, are quickly targeted by the same killer in a case that is complicated by divisive personal problems. By the author of The Council of the Cursed
Our lady of darkness : a novel of ancient Ireland by Peter Tremayne( Book )
19 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 1,083 libraries worldwide
Returning to Ireland from a pilgrimage, Sister Fidelma discovers that her friend and companion, Saxon monk Brother Eadulf, has been accused of the rape and murder of a young girl, a crime for which he will be executed, unless she can clear his name
The monk who vanished : a Celtic mystery by Peter Tremayne( Book )
24 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,067 libraries worldwide
"In September of A.D. 666, an aged monk and a set of relics disappear during the night from the Abbey of Imleach. The missing monk is a matter of great concern for the abbey. But the relics are a disaster of a much higher order. They are the priceless holy relics of St. Ailbe, the man who, in the fifth century, brought Christianity to the Irish kingdom of Muman, converted and baptized its king, and founded the abbey."--Jacket
Absolution by murder : a Sister Fidelma mystery by Peter Tremayne( Book )
33 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,063 libraries worldwide
In the 7th Century, King Oswy of Northumbria convenes a synod to hear debate between the Roman and Celtic churches. He has to decide which shall be granted primacy in his kingdom. When an abbess from the Celtic church is murdered, an investigation is launched by Sister Fidelma, Celtic, and Brother Eadfulf, Roman
The haunted abbot by Peter Tremayne( Book )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 1,024 libraries worldwide
When Fidelma of Cashel and her companion, Brother Eadulf, arrive at an abbey in East Anglia at the invitation of one of Eadulf's childhood friends, they discover the friend dead, killed by a blunt instrument to the head
Behold a pale horse : a mystery of ancient Ireland by Peter Tremayne( Book )
11 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Czech and held by 984 libraries worldwide
On her trip home from Rome, Sister Fidelma unexpectedly finds herself in Genoa, where she learns of the imminent death of a former mentor who imparts information about a conspiracy that is triggering murders and a vicious war
Valley of the shadow : a Celtic mystery by Peter Tremayne( Book )
17 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 982 libraries worldwide
Sister Fidelma and her companion, Brother Eadulf, journey to a remote Irish valley whose inhabitants still adhere to ancient Druidic traditions, only to become embroiled in an investigation into the deaths of thirty-three young men, who may have been thevictims of pagan sacrifice
The spider's web : a Celtic mystery by Peter Tremayne( Book )
17 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 922 libraries worldwide
In 7th century Ireland, Sister Fidelma investigates the death of a Celtic chieftain. A blind deaf-mute monk has been charged with murder, but the sister thinks he is innocent
The seventh trumpet : a mystery of Ancient Ireland by Peter Tremayne( Book )
11 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Czech and held by 815 libraries worldwide
Summoned by her brother, the king, when the body of a murdered noble is discovered near Cashel in 670 Ireland, Fidelma and her companion, Eadulf, follow scanty clues linking the victim a violent uprising under the leadership of a religious fanatic. By the author of Behold a Pale Horse
Shroud for the archbishop : a Sister Fidelma mystery by Peter Tremayne( Book )
28 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 775 libraries worldwide
In 7th century Rome, the man due to be the next archbishop of Canterbury is strangled while awaiting his consecration. An Irish brother is a suspect and the motive is believed to be political. Sister Fidelma of the Celtic Church goes to work
Whispers of the dead : fifteen Sister Fidelma mysteries by Peter Tremayne( Book )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 756 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of fifteen stories of murder, mayhem, and mystery in seventh-century Ireland, featuring the fictional crime-solving character, Sister Fidelma
Suffer little children : a Sister Fidelma mystery by Peter Tremayne( Book )
21 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 724 libraries worldwide
In A.D. 644, the Venerable Dacan, a respected scholar of the Celtic Church, is murdered while on a visit to the Abbey of Ros Ailithir in the Irish Kingdom of Muman. Dacan, unfortunately, was the close confidant of the hot-headed young king of the neighboring kingdom of Fearna, who is using Dacan's murder as an excuse to provoke war. Sister Fidelma, an advocate of the Brehon courts, is summoned by the dying King of Muman to solve the brutal killing and also to prevent the incipient war between the two kingdoms. But, at the remote abbey, Fidelma soon discovers that there are far more sinister forces than mere political intrigue at work behind the mystery of Dacan's death. She must quickly unravel a most complicated mystery if she is to prevent the coming war - and preserve her own life as well
Atonement of blood : a mystery of ancient Ireland by Peter Tremayne( Book )
13 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 714 libraries worldwide
"Winter, 670 AD. King Colgu has invited the leading nobles and chieftains of his kingdom to a feast day. Fidelma and her companion Eadulf are finally home for an extended stay, and have promised their son Alchu that they'll be able to spend some time together after months of being on the road, investigating crimes. Fidelma and Eadulf are enjoying the feast when it is interrupted by the entrance of a religieux, who claims he has an important message for the King. He approaches the throne and shouts, 'Remember Liamuin!' and then stabs King Colgu"--Amazon.com
Hemlock at Vespers : fifteen Sister Fidelma mysteries by Peter Tremayne( Book )
17 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 705 libraries worldwide
A collection of short stories featuring Sister Fidelma, a nun of the Celtic Church and advocate of Ireland's ancient Brehon law courts, offers background details of her life in seventh-century Ireland
The revenge of Dracula by Peter Tremayne( Book )
7 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 246 libraries worldwide
An ensuing evil and others : fourteen historical mystery stories by Peter Tremayne( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 211 libraries worldwide
A collection of fourteen tales of mystery, mayhem, and murder ranges in time and place from Fidelma of Cashel's seventh-century Ireland and eighth-century Scotland with the real-life Macbeth to Victorian England and beyond
The fires of Lan-Kern by Peter Tremayne( Book )
4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Ellis, Peter Berresford

Tremayne, Peter, pseud. för Peter Berresford Ellis
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Languages
English (240)
Spanish (20)
French (12)
Czech (8)
Japanese (6)
Italian (6)
Dutch (3)
Breton (1)
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