The Resource The headmistress, Angela Thirkell

The headmistress, Angela Thirkell

Label
The headmistress
Title
The headmistress
Statement of responsibility
Angela Thirkell
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the midst of World War Two, the Beltons of Harefield Park find themselves "living on overdrafts to an extent that even they found alarming." It seems they may have to sell the family estate- for which, during wartime, there is little demand.Their prayers are answered, however, in the unlikely form of Miss Sparling, the dauntless headmistress of the recently evacuated Hoisers' Girls' Foundation School, who just happens to be looking for a country mansion to let
Member of
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1890-1961
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thirkell, Angela
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Series statement
Barsetshire novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Barsetshire (England : Imaginary place)
  • Girls schools
  • Nineteen forties
  • School principals
  • Villages
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
adult
Label
The headmistress, Angela Thirkell
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 1944 by Hamish Hamilton Ltd"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
378 pages
Isbn
9780349007472
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn970350418
  • (OCoLC)970350418
Label
The headmistress, Angela Thirkell
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 1944 by Hamish Hamilton Ltd"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
378 pages
Isbn
9780349007472
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn970350418
  • (OCoLC)970350418

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