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The Resource Notwithstanding : stories from an English village, Louis de Bernières

Notwithstanding : stories from an English village, Louis de Bernières

Label
Notwithstanding : stories from an English village
Title
Notwithstanding
Title remainder
stories from an English village
Statement of responsibility
Louis de Bernières
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Comic, wistfully nostalgic stories about English village life, from the author of Corelli's Mandolin"--
  • As the world around it marches forward, the bucolic English village of Notwithstanding remains unchanged. It is, as it always has been, a place of pubs and cricket pitches, where local eccentrics almost fit in
Member of
Has edition
Summary
A collection of comic, poignantly nostalgic tales about English village life depicts a retired general-turned-nudist, a spiritualist who lives in a cottage with the ghost of her husband, and a spider living in a potting shed who receives villager confidences. By the international best-selling author of Corelli's Mandolin
Tone
Writing style
Character
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10532601
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
De Bernières, Louis
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • De Bernières, Louis
  • De Bernières, Louis
  • De Bernières, Louis
  • De Bernières, Louis
  • De Bernières, Louis
  • De Bernières, Louis
  • De Bernières, Louis
  • De Bernières, Louis
  • De Bernières, Louis
  • De Bernières, Louis
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Vintage international
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • FICTION / Short Stories (single author)
  • FICTION / Humorous
  • FICTION / Literary
  • Villages
  • National characteristics, British
  • Short stories, English
  • National characteristics, British
  • Short stories, English
  • Villages
  • England
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
stories from an English village
Label
Notwithstanding : stories from an English village, Louis de Bernières
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Vintage International Original" -- 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
Contents
Archie and the birds -- Obadiah Oak, Mrs. Griffiths and the carol singers -- Archie and the woman -- The Girt Pike -- Mrs. Griffith' part-time job -- The auspicious meeting of the first two members of the famous Notwithstanding Wind Quartet -- Mrs. Mac -- Colonel Barkwell, Troodos and the fish -- All my everlasting love -- The Devil and Bessie Mauderfield -- The auspicious meeting of the third member of the famous Notwithstanding Wind Quartet with the first two -- Footprint in the snow -- The happy death of the General -- Rabbit -- This beautiful house -- Talking to George -- The auspicious meeting of the first member of the famous Notwithstanding Wind Quartet with the fourth -- Silly bugger (1) -- Silly bugger (2) -- Horatio and all that -- The broken heart -- The death of Miss Agatha Feakes -- Afterword
Control code
ocn943675074
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
372 pages
Isbn
9781101969878
Lccn
2016019922
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)943675074
Label
Notwithstanding : stories from an English village, Louis de Bernières
Publication
Note
"A Vintage International Original" -- 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
Contents
Archie and the birds -- Obadiah Oak, Mrs. Griffiths and the carol singers -- Archie and the woman -- The Girt Pike -- Mrs. Griffith' part-time job -- The auspicious meeting of the first two members of the famous Notwithstanding Wind Quartet -- Mrs. Mac -- Colonel Barkwell, Troodos and the fish -- All my everlasting love -- The Devil and Bessie Mauderfield -- The auspicious meeting of the third member of the famous Notwithstanding Wind Quartet with the first two -- Footprint in the snow -- The happy death of the General -- Rabbit -- This beautiful house -- Talking to George -- The auspicious meeting of the first member of the famous Notwithstanding Wind Quartet with the fourth -- Silly bugger (1) -- Silly bugger (2) -- Horatio and all that -- The broken heart -- The death of Miss Agatha Feakes -- Afterword
Control code
ocn943675074
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
372 pages
Isbn
9781101969878
Lccn
2016019922
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)943675074

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