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Barbara Cartland Edit Profile

also known as Barbara McCorquodale

writer

Dame Mary Barbara Hamilton Cartland was an English author, one of the most prolific authorsof the 20th century.

Career

A Virgin in Mayfair

Escape from Passion

A Fugitive From Love

Loved for Himself

The Dawn of Love

The Scent of Roses

The Fragrant Flower

A Marriage Made in Heaven

Forced to Marry

The Complacent Wife

The Call of the Highlands

In the arms of love

Looking for Love

The Waltz of Hearts

A Very Special Love

Two Hearts in Hungary

Diona and a Dalmatian

The Windmill of Love

The Enchanted Moment

Elizabethan Lover

In Love in Lucca)

A Gentleman in Love

A King in Love

The Dream Within

The Duke Comes Home

The Explosion of Love

Winged Magic

A Witch’s Spell

The Wonderful Dream

Achievements

  • In 1978 Cartland released 'An Album Of Love Songs' through State Records, the album featured Cartland performing a series of popular standards with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, including 'I'll Follow My Secret Heart' and 'A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square'.

  • In 1983 Cartland wrote 23 novels, and holds the Guiness World Record for the most novels written in a single year.

Membership

  • National Association Health (founder, president 1965)

  • Oxfam (vice president).

Connections

father:
Bertram Cartland - officer

mother:
Mary Hamilton Scobell

Husband:
Alexander George McCorquodale - officer

daughter:
Raine McCorquodale

son:
Ian McCorquodale

Husband:
Hugh McCorquodale