Anglophile Books International Bookfinders

Our secure web pages are hosted by Chrislands Inc, who use a Thawte SSL Certificate to ensure secure transmission of your information.
Fully Trusted SSL Certificate
 
Search our online stock

Author
Title
Word in Description
Keyword or subject
ISBN
 
 
Some of our favourite authors
Vera Brittain

E.M. Delafield

Jane Duncan

"Elizabeth" von Arnim

Elizabeth Gaskell

Rumer Godden

Elizabeth Goudge

Georgette Heyer

L.M. Montgomery

Barbara Pym

Miss Read

Margery Sharp

D.E. Stevenson

Angela Thirkell
 
 
 
Mary Barton, GASKELL, Elizabeth

Author Name    GASKELL, Elizabeth

Title   Mary Barton

Binding   Softcover; Trade PB

Book Condition   Very Good+

Edition   Reprint

Size   493 pages

Publisher   Oxford Oxford University Press c1848,1998

ISBN Number    0192835106 / 9780192835109

Seller ID   7258

Very light edgewear, page edges pale yellow; no spine or cover creases, pages clean. A very nice copy. ; This edition has and introduction and explanatory notes by Edgar Wright. Gaskell's first novel, a portrait of working class life and social inequality in Victorian Manchester, was originally published in 1848. Mary Barton, the daughter of a disillusioned trade unionist and apprenticed to a dressmaker, is torn between two men. One belongs to the working class and one is the son of a mill owner.; While still quite busy with her current projects, Heidi Taylor, creator of the television productions "Call the Midwife" and "Cranford", amongst others, is also hoping to do a script based on this novel. Elizabeth Gaskell is one of Lyn B.'s (author of the 'I Prefer Reading' blog and member of the DoveGrey and DES email discussion groups) favourites. Image is actual copy on offer.

British Woman Author 19th Century Literature Manchester England 19th Century British Life Novel

Price = 7.00 USD


Other Tempting Treasures
Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club, The

Shilling for Candles, A, TEY, Josephine [Elizabeth MacKintosh]
Shilling for Candles, A

Caroline the Unhappy Queen

ACE! A Marine Night-Fighter Pilot In World War II, PORTER, R. Bruce, Col. with Eric Hammel
ACE! A Marine Night-Fighter Pilot In World War II

No Fond Return of Love, PYM, Barbara
No Fond Return of Love

Not a Girl Detective, KANDEL, Susan
Not a Girl Detective

Who's Buried Where in England

A Lot To Ask : A Life of Barbara Pym

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@anglophilebooks.com
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie