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The Resource Christmas at Cold Comfort Farm, Stella Gibbons ; with an introduction by Alexander McCall Smith

Christmas at Cold Comfort Farm, Stella Gibbons ; with an introduction by Alexander McCall Smith

Label
Christmas at Cold Comfort Farm
Title
Christmas at Cold Comfort Farm
Statement of responsibility
Stella Gibbons ; with an introduction by Alexander McCall Smith
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Available for the first time since its original publication more than fifty years ago, Christmas at Cold Comfort Farm is a charming collection whose hilarious title story features Christmas dinner with the Starkadders before Flora's arrival ... These lively tales will delight anyone who loves Stella Gibbons and her signature wit."--P. [4] of cover
Member of
Summary
Available for the first time in 50 years, this collection of humorous stories feature the emotionally damaged Starkadders having Christmas dinner and enjoying their annual traditions before Flora's Poste's arrival. Original
Tone
Writing style
Character
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068322
Cataloging source
DLC
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1902-1989
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Gibbons, Stella
Dewey number
823/.912
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6013.I24
LC item number
C55 2011
Literary form
short stories
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1948-
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McCall Smith, Alexander
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Cold Comfort Farm series
Series volume
0002
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  • Rural families
  • Farm life
  • England
  • Short stories
Target audience
adult
Label
Christmas at Cold Comfort Farm, Stella Gibbons ; with an introduction by Alexander McCall Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in Great Britain by Longmans, Green and Co., 1940
Contents
  • Poor, poor black sheep
  • More than kind
  • The friend of man
  • Tame wild party
  • A young man in rags
  • Cake
  • Mr Amberly's brother
  • The little Christmas tree -- Christmas at Cold Comfort Farm
  • To love and to cherish
  • The murder mark
  • The hoofer and the lady
  • Sisters
  • The walled garden
  • A charming man
  • Golden vanity
Control code
ocn706024211
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xvii, 298 p.
Isbn
9780143120117
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011041246
System control number
(OCoLC)706024211
Label
Christmas at Cold Comfort Farm, Stella Gibbons ; with an introduction by Alexander McCall Smith
Publication
Note
Originally published in Great Britain by Longmans, Green and Co., 1940
Contents
  • Poor, poor black sheep
  • More than kind
  • The friend of man
  • Tame wild party
  • A young man in rags
  • Cake
  • Mr Amberly's brother
  • The little Christmas tree -- Christmas at Cold Comfort Farm
  • To love and to cherish
  • The murder mark
  • The hoofer and the lady
  • Sisters
  • The walled garden
  • A charming man
  • Golden vanity
Control code
ocn706024211
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xvii, 298 p.
Isbn
9780143120117
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011041246
System control number
(OCoLC)706024211

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