Potter`s Field

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Ellis Peters (English Ellis Peters ) - literary pseudonym Real name - Edith Maria Pergeter (English Edith Mary Pargeter [/ b ]) Another pseudonyms - Peter Benedict (Peter Benedict), Jolyon Carr (Jolyon Carr), John Redfern (John Redfern). British writer of Welsh descent. $$ author-portrait-9652-edithpargeter1.gif $$ ...

$$ author-portrait-9652-edith-pargeter.jpg $$ September 28, 1913 - October 14, 1995 Born September 28, 1913 in Horsehay, Shropshire , Wells). Many of her novels are set in and around Wells, and many of the characters are from Wells. Edith Pergeter`s creative career began in 1936, when she published her historical novels under her own name. During World War I served in the Royal Navy and was awarded the British Empire Medal. In 1951, the writer begins to work under the pseudonym Ellis Peters (Ellis Peters) in the detective genre, writing a whole series of works with common heroes - the Fels family. Edith Pergeter is known both as a translator and a passionate lover of Czech literature. During the "Prague Spring" the Czech Society of International Relations awards her the Gold Medal (1968). Real fame and worldwide fame comes to the writer in the late 70s, when her famous series about Brother Cadfael appears. Edith Pagetter was the first to come up with the happy idea of ​​introducing thriller elements into a historical novel. Today this method is used by a lot of writers, although the best work of the genre remains "The Name of the Rose" by the unsurpassed Umberto Eco. However, Cadfael`s brother was the first medieval detective in a cassock. A medieval hero - a participant in the crusades and naval battles - Brother Cadfael returns to his native Wales, where his career as a herbalist and detective begins in the vicinity of Shrewsbury. Written in the traditional English detective style, and even against the backdrop of real historical events of the troubled times of England, the series about Brother Cadfael is becoming so popular that special bus tours around the places of the novels have appeared. Fans of these works have created a special glossary - a kind of "Who is Who" - indicating who this or that hero was in real life, as well as those characters who are the author`s creative imagination. A guide has been published on the medicinal herbs used by the monk Cadfael to prepare his potions. A special flavor to the hero of the series is given by the fact that in his investigations he relies solely on his experience and hard work of "gray cells". It is 800 years away from laboratories and experts. Each novel about Brother Cadfael is preceded by a small map of the scene, which arouses the constant interest of a true connoisseur of both detective and historical works. During her life, Edith Pergeter wrote more than 70 novels. Her work is highly appreciated by her colleagues - she is a laureate of the Edgar Poe and Silver Dagger awards. In 1993, she was awarded the Diamond Dagger by the British Detective Writers Association for her great contributions to English detective fiction. A literary prize Ellis Peters was established in her honor, which is awarded for the best books written in the genre of historical detective.  Detective. Declaration of love , Wikipedia , Ellis Peters (British author) . About Brother Cadfael - Cadfael , Brother Cadfael , IMDb .  Bibliography Published as Ellis Peters Series Felse - Felse 1951 - 1.

Fallen into the Pit 1961 - 2.

Death and the Joyful Woman - Death and "Joyful Woman" 1964 - 3.

Flight of a Witch 1965 - 4.

A Nice Derangement of Epitaphs 1966 - 5.

The Piper on the Mountain 1967 - 6.

Black is the Color of My True Love`s Heart 1968 - 7.

The Grass Widow`s Tale 1969 - 8.

The House of Green Turf 1969 - 9.

Mourning Raga 1970 - 10.

The Knocker on Death`s Door 1972 - 11.

Death to the Landlords 1973 - 12.

City of Gold and Shadows 1978 - 13 Rainbow`s End 1991 - The Dominic Felse Omnibus (omnibus) 1994 - The George Felse Omnibus (omnibus) 1995 - The Second George Felse Omnibus (omnibus) Cadfael - The Chronicles of Brother Cadfael 1977 - 1.

A Morbid Taste for Bones - Passion for the relics 1979 - 2.

One Corpse Too Many - One extra corpse 1980 - 3.

Mo nk`s Hood - Monk`s Hood 1981 - 4.

St. Peter`s Fair - Saint Peter`s Fair 1981 - 5.

The Leper of Saint Giles - The Leper from Saint Gilles` 1982 - 6.

The Virgin in the Ice - Buried in the ice 1982 - 7.

The Sanctuary Sparrow - A sparrow under the holy roof 1983 - 8.

The Devil`s Novice - Devil`s Acolyte 1984 - 9.

Dead Man`s Ransom - Ransom for the Dead 1984 - 10.

The Pilgrim of Hate - Fatal Vow 1985 - 11.

An Excellent Mystery - Secret Sacrament 1986 - 12.

The Raven in the Foregate - Shadow of the Crow 1986 - 13.

The Rose Rent - Paying Rose 1987 - 14.

The Hermit of Eyton Forest - Ayton Hermit 1988 - 15.

The Confession of Brother Haluin - Confessions of a Monk 1989 - 16.

The Heretic`s Apprentice - The Heretic`s Apprentice 1989 - 17.

The Potter`s Field - Death on the ground of a potter 1991 - 18.

The Summer of the Danes - Danish Summer 1992 - 19.

The Holy Thief - The Holy Thief 1994 - 20.

Brother Cadfael`s Penance - Brother Cadfael`s Penance 1988 - A Rare Benedictine: The Advent of Brother Cadfael - Unusual Monk (stories): A Light on t he Road to Woodstock - The Light that shone on the road to Woodstock The Price of Light - The Price of Light Eye Witness - Eyewitness 1990 - The First Cadfael Omnibus (omnibus) 1991 - The Second Cadfael Omnibus (omnibus) 1992 - The Third Cadfael Omnibus (omnibus) 1993 - The Fourth Cadfael Omnibus (omnibus) 1994 - The Fifth Cadfael Omnibus (omnibus) 1996 - The Sixth Cadfael Omnibus (omnibus) 1997 - The Seventh Cadfael Omnibus (omnibus) Novels 1952 - Holiday with Violence 1952 - Death Mask 1976 - Never Pick Up Hitch Hikers Omnibus 1974 - Danger Money / Romanov Succession / Horn of Roland (with Mignon Good Eberhart, Brian Garfield) 1992 - The Detective Omnibus Collections [/ b ] 2006 - The Trinity Cat: And Other Mysteries Published under his own name Edith Mary Pargeter (Edith Mary Pargeter) Series Heaven Tree 1960 - 1.

The Heaven Tree 1962 - 2.

The Green Branch 1963 - 3.

The Scarlet Seed Brothers of Gwynedd 1974 - 1.

Sunrise in the West 1975 - 2.

The Dragon at Noo nday ​​1976 - 3.

The Hounds of Sunset 1977 - 4.

Afterglow and Nightfall 2010 - The Brothers of Gwynedd: The Legend of the First True Prince of Wales (omnibus) Novels 1936 - Hortensius, Friend of Nero 1936 - Iron-Bound 1937 - Day Star (writing as Peter Benedict ) 1938 - Murder in the Dispensary (writing as Jolyon Carr ) 1939 - The City Lies Foursquare 1939 - Freedom For Two (writing as Jolyon Carr ) 1940 - Death Comes by Post (writing as Jolyon Carr ) 1940 - Masters of the Parachute Mail (writing as Jolyon Carr [ / b]) 1940 - The Victim Needs a Nurse (writing as John Redfern ) 1941 - Ordinary People 1942 - She Goes to War 1945 - The Eighth Champion of Christendom 1946 - Reluctant Odyssey 1947 - Warfare Accomplished 1948 - The Fair Young Phoenix 1948 - By Firelight 1951 - Lost Children 1952 - Holiday with Violence 1953 - This Rough Magic 1953 - Most Loving Mere Folly 1954 - The Soldier at the Door 1956 - A Means of Grace 1960 - The Will and the Deed 196 2 - Funeral of Figaro 1972 - A Bloody Field by Shrewsbury 1974 - The Horn of Roland 1976 - Never Pick Up Hitch-Hikers! 1979 - The Marriage of Meggotta Collections 1958 - The Assize of the Dying 1965 - The Lily Hand: And Other Stories Non fiction 1950 - The Coast of Bohemia 1992 - Shropshire (with Roy Morgan) 1993 - Strongholds and Sanctuaries (with Roy Morgan)

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Ellis Peters (English Ellis Peters ) - literary pseudonym Real name - Edith Maria Pergeter (English Edith Mary Pargeter ) Another pseudonyms - Peter Benedict (Peter Benedict), Jolyon Carr (Jolyon Carr), John Redfern (John Redfern). British writer of Welsh descent. $$ author-portrait-9652-edithpargeter1.gif $$ ... $$ author-portrait-9652-edith-pargeter.jpg $$ September 28, 1913 - October 14, 1995 Born September 28, 1913 in Horsehay, Shropshire , Wells). Many of her novels are set in and around Wells, and many of the characters are from Wells. Edith Pergeter`s creative career began in 1936, when she published her historical novels under her own name. During World War I served in the Royal Navy and was awarded the British Empire Medal. In 1951, the writer begins to work under the pseudonym Ellis Peters (Ellis Peters) in the detective genre, writing a whole series of works with common heroes - the Fels family. Edith Pergeter is known both as a translator and a passionate lover of Czech literature. During the "Prague Spring" the Czech Society of International Relations awards her the Gold Medal (1968). Real fame and worldwide fame comes to the writer in the late 70s, when her famous series about Brother Cadfael appears. Edith Pagetter was the first to come up with the happy idea of ​​introducing thriller elements into a historical novel. Today this method is used by a lot of writers, although the best work of the genre remains "The Name of the Rose" by the unsurpassed Umberto Eco. However, Cadfael`s brother was the first medieval detective in a cassock. A medieval hero - a participant in the crusades and naval battles - Brother Cadfael returns to his native Wales, where his career as a herbalist and detective begins in the vicinity of Shrewsbury. Written in the traditional English detective style, and even against the backdrop of real historical events of the troubled times of England, the series about Brother Cadfael is becoming so popular that special bus tours around the places of the novels have appeared. Fans of these works have created a special glossary - a kind of "Who is Who" - indicating who this or that hero was in real life, as well as those characters who are the author`s creative imagination. A guide has been published on the medicinal herbs used by the monk Cadfael to prepare his potions. A special flavor to the hero of the series is given by the fact that in his investigations he relies solely on his experience and hard work of "gray cells". It is 800 years away from laboratories and experts. Each novel about Brother Cadfael is preceded by a small map of the scene, which arouses the constant interest of a true connoisseur of both detective and historical works. During her life, Edith Pergeter wrote more than 70 novels. Her work is highly appreciated by her colleagues - she is a laureate of the Edgar Poe and Silver Dagger awards. In 1993, she was awarded the Diamond Dagger by the British Detective Writers Association for her great contributions to English detective fiction. A literary prize Ellis Peters was established in her honor, which is awarded for the best books written in the genre of historical detective.  Detective. Declaration of love , Wikipedia , Ellis Peters (British author) . About Brother Cadfael - Cadfael , Brother Cadfael , IMDb .  Bibliography Published as Ellis Peters Series Felse - Felse 1951 - 1. Fallen into the Pit 1961 - 2. Death and the Joyful Woman - Death and "Joyful Woman" 1964 - 3. Flight of a Witch 1965 - 4. A Nice Derangement of Epitaphs 1966 - 5. The Piper on the Mountain 1967 - 6. Black is the Color of My True Love`s Heart 1968 - 7. The Grass Widow`s Tale 1969 - 8. The House of Green Turf 1969 - 9. Mourning Raga 1970 - 10. The Knocker on Death`s Door 1972 - 11. Death to the Landlords 1973 - 12. City of Gold and Shadows 1978 - 13 Rainbow`s End 1991 - The Dominic Felse Omnibus (omnibus) 1994 - The George Felse Omnibus (omnibus) 1995 - The Second George Felse Omnibus (omnibus) Cadfael - The Chronicles of Brother Cadfael 1977 - 1. A Morbid Taste for Bones - Passion for the relics 1979 - 2. One Corpse Too Many - One extra corpse 1980 - 3. Mo nk`s Hood - Monk`s Hood 1981 - 4. St. Peter`s Fair - Saint Peter`s Fair 1981 - 5. The Leper of Saint Giles - The Leper from Saint Gilles` 1982 - 6. The Virgin in the Ice - Buried in the ice 1982 - 7. The Sanctuary Sparrow - A sparrow under the holy roof 1983 - 8. The Devil`s Novice - Devil`s Acolyte 1984 - 9. Dead Man`s Ransom - Ransom for the Dead 1984 - 10. The Pilgrim of Hate - Fatal Vow 1985 - 11. An Excellent Mystery - Secret Sacrament 1986 - 12. The Raven in the Foregate - Shadow of the Crow 1986 - 13. The Rose Rent - Paying Rose 1987 - 14. The Hermit of Eyton Forest - Ayton Hermit 1988 - 15. The Confession of Brother Haluin - Confessions of a Monk 1989 - 16. The Heretic`s Apprentice - The Heretic`s Apprentice 1989 - 17. The Potter`s Field - Death on the ground of a potter 1991 - 18. The Summer of the Danes - Danish Summer 1992 - 19. The Holy Thief - The Holy Thief 1994 - 20. Brother Cadfael`s Penance - Brother Cadfael`s Penance 1988 - A Rare Benedictine: The Advent of Brother Cadfael - Unusual Monk (stories): A Light on t he Road to Woodstock - The Light that shone on the road to Woodstock The Price of Light - The Price of Light Eye Witness - Eyewitness 1990 - The First Cadfael Omnibus (omnibus) 1991 - The Second Cadfael Omnibus (omnibus) 1992 - The Third Cadfael Omnibus (omnibus) 1993 - The Fourth Cadfael Omnibus (omnibus) 1994 - The Fifth Cadfael Omnibus (omnibus) 1996 - The Sixth Cadfael Omnibus (omnibus) 1997 - The Seventh Cadfael Omnibus (omnibus) Novels 1952 - Holiday with Violence 1952 - Death Mask 1976 - Never Pick Up Hitch Hikers Omnibus 1974 - Danger Money / Romanov Succession / Horn of Roland (with Mignon Good Eberhart, Brian Garfield) 1992 - The Detective Omnibus Collections 2006 - The Trinity Cat: And Other Mysteries Published under his own name Edith Mary Pargeter (Edith Mary Pargeter) Series Heaven Tree 1960 - 1. The Heaven Tree 1962 - 2. The Green Branch 1963 - 3. The Scarlet Seed Brothers of Gwynedd 1974 - 1. Sunrise in the West 1975 - 2. The Dragon at Noo nday ​​1976 - 3. The Hounds of Sunset 1977 - 4. Afterglow and Nightfall 2010 - The Brothers of Gwynedd: The Legend of the First True Prince of Wales (omnibus) Novels 1936 - Hortensius, Friend of Nero 1936 - Iron-Bound 1937 - Day Star (writing as Peter Benedict ) 1938 - Murder in the Dispensary (writing as Jolyon Carr ) 1939 - The City Lies Foursquare 1939 - Freedom For Two (writing as Jolyon Carr ) 1940 - Death Comes by Post (writing as Jolyon Carr ) 1940 - Masters of the Parachute Mail (writing as Jolyon Carr ) 1940 - The Victim Needs a Nurse (writing as John Redfern ) 1941 - Ordinary People 1942 - She Goes to War 1945 - The Eighth Champion of Christendom 1946 - Reluctant Odyssey 1947 - Warfare Accomplished 1948 - The Fair Young Phoenix 1948 - By Firelight 1951 - Lost Children 1952 - Holiday with Violence 1953 - This Rough Magic 1953 - Most Loving Mere Folly 1954 - The Soldier at the Door 1956 - A Means of Grace 1960 - The Will and the Deed 196 2 - Funeral of Figaro 1972 - A Bloody Field by Shrewsbury 1974 - The Horn of Roland 1976 - Never Pick Up Hitch-Hikers! 1979 - The Marriage of Meggotta Collections 1958 - The Assize of the Dying 1965 - The Lily Hand: And Other Stories Non fiction 1950 - The Coast of Bohemia 1992 - Shropshire (with Roy Morgan) 1993 - Strongholds and Sanctuaries (with Roy Morgan)