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Tremayne, Peter

Overview
Works: 51 works in 258 publications in 2 languages and 11,858 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Editor
Classifications: PR6070.R366, 823.914
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Publications about Peter Tremayne
Publications by Peter Tremayne
Most widely held works by Peter Tremayne
The leper's bell by Peter Tremayne( Book )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,099 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 chalice of blood : a mystery of ancient Ireland by Peter Tremayne( Book )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,094 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 2004 in English and held by 1,022 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 )
18 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 992 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
The haunted abbot by Peter Tremayne( Book )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 961 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
Badger's moon by Peter Tremayne( Book )
15 editions published between 706 and 2006 in English and held by 959 libraries worldwide
A series of horrific murders has brought terror to the Kingdom of Muman. The victims, all young girls, were slaughtered with unspeakable violence on the nights of three consecutive full moons. Suspicion falls on three dark strangers from the distant land of Aksum (Ethiopia), who are guests at the Abbey of Finbarr. A panic-stricken mob attacks the abbey, leaving the religious in fear for their lives. Sister Fidelma and Brother Eadulf are called in to restore order and find the killer, but it soon becomes clear that the three mysterious strangers are hiding a dark secret. And what about the ageing Laig, a hermit-like apothecary, who is known to have instructed all the three victims about the magic and power of the moon; what sinister truths are hidden in his dark woodland dwelling? As Fidelma struggles to repair her faltering relationship with Eadulf, can she uncover the truth before the killer strikes again on the next night of the full moon?
Smoke in the wind by Peter Tremayne( Book )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 871 libraries worldwide
Blown off course on her journey to Canterbury, Fidelma of seventh-century Ireland finds herself in Wales, where the king challenges her to discover the whereabouts of a missing monastic community and to solve an unrelated murder
The spider's web : a Celtic mystery by Peter Tremayne( Book )
14 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 851 libraries worldwide
In 7th century Ireland, Sister Fidelma investigates the death of a Celtic chieftain. A blind deaf-mute has been charged with murder, but the sister thinks he is innocent
The subtle serpent : a Celtic mystery by Peter Tremayne( Book )
12 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 817 libraries worldwide
In 7th century Ireland, Sister Fidelma investigates a headless female corpse in the drinking well of a remote abbey. In one hand the victim holds a crucifix, in the other a pagan death symbol
Shroud for the archbishop : a Sister Fidelma mystery by Peter Tremayne( Book )
19 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 695 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
Suffer little children : a Sister Fidelma mystery by Peter Tremayne( Book )
10 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 596 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
Hemlock at Vespers : fifteen Sister Fidelma mysteries by Peter Tremayne( Book )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 561 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
An ensuing evil and others : fourteen historical mystery stories by Peter Tremayne( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 184 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
Bloodright : a memoir of Mircea, son of Vlad Tepes, Prince of Wallachia, also known as Dracula ... born on this Earth in the year of Christ 1431, who died in 1476 but remained undead ... by Peter Tremayne( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
"The chilling story of Mircea's return to Wallachia is set against a background so historically authentic that it seems almost too real for the reader to bear. . . . Mircea chronicles the genesis of Dracula as the most terrifying of The Undead, the vampire whose fearful presence would bring a fate literally worse than death to thousands."
Irish masters of fantasy : an anthology with introduction and biographical essays by Peter Tremayne( Book )
10 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Aisling : and other Irish tales of terror by Peter Tremayne( Book )
6 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Hemlock at vespers : a collection of Sister Fidelma mysteries by Peter Tremayne( Book )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Sister Fidelma-an Eognacht princess and sister to the king of Cashel, a religieuse of the Celtic Church and an advocate of the Brehornn court-is one of the most interesting and compelling figures in contemporary mystery fiction. In this collection of short mysteries, Tremayne fills in many of the background details of Fidelma and seventh-century Ireland not found in the novels, and weaves his always-beguiling mix of history and mystery
De listige slang : een Keltisch misdaadmysterie by Peter Tremayne( Book )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Dutch and held by 85 libraries worldwide
De jonge Ierse non en rechtsgeleerde Fidelma wordt in de 7e eeuw gevraagd de moord op een jonge vrouw in een nonnenklooster te onderzoeken
Ravenmoon by Peter Tremayne( Book )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Dracula my love by Peter Tremayne( Book )
3 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
 
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controlled identity Ellis, Peter Berresford

Tremayne, Peter, pseud. för Peter Berresford Ellis
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English (193)
Dutch (2)
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