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The Prime Of Miss Jean Brodie

Pub Date : 2012-03-20 | Author : Muriel Spark | Publisher : Open Road Media

ISBN 10 : 9781453245033
ISBN 13 : 1453245030

Muriel Spark’s timeless classic about a controversial teacher who deeply marks the lives of a select group of students in the years leading up to World War II “Give me a girl a..

The Girls Of Slender Means

Pub Date : 2014-01-01 | Author : Muriel Spark | Publisher : Clipper Audio

ISBN 10 : 1471230252
ISBN 13 : 9781471230257

It is 1945; a time of cultural and political change, and also one of slender means. Spark's evocative and sharply drawn novel focuses on a group of women living together in a hoste..

The Prime Of Miss Jean Brodie

Pub Date : 1995 | Author : Trevor Royle | Publisher : Longman Group

ISBN 10 : 0582262437
ISBN 13 : 9780582262430

These are the notes to accompany Muriel Spark's The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie. The book examines the reasons why this satirical but affectionate title has become so popular, not on..

A Far Cry From Kensington

Pub Date : 2014-05-27 | Author : Muriel Spark | Publisher : New Directions Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9780811220149
ISBN 13 : 0811220141

The fraying fringes of 1950s literary London Rich and slim, the celebrated author Nancy Hawkins takes us in hand and leads us back to her threadbare years in postwar London, where ..

The Driver S Seat

Pub Date : 2014-05-27 | Author : Muriel Spark | Publisher : New Directions Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9780811221368
ISBN 13 : 0811221369

The Driver’s Seat, Spark’s own favorite among her many novels, was hailed by the New Yorker as “her spiny and treacherous masterpiece.” Driven mad by an office job, Lise fl..

Literature Of Scotland

Pub Date : 2006-11-24 | Author : Roderick Watson | Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan

ISBN 10 : 9781137118752
ISBN 13 : 113711875X

Critics hailed the first edition of The Literature of Scotland as one of the most comprehensive and fascinatingly readable accounts of Scottish literature in all three of the count..