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Pym, Hannah (Fictitious character)

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Works: 19 works in 77 publications in 1 language and 3,095 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Romance fiction  Psychological fiction  Historical fiction  History  Detective and mystery fiction 
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Publications about Hannah (Fictitious character) Pym
Most widely held works about Hannah (Fictitious character) Pym
    Beatrice goes to Brighton by Marion Chesney( Book )
    17 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 942 libraries worldwide
    Middle-aged spinster and former housekeeper Hannah Pym sets off for Brighton, accompanied by Lady Beatrice Marsham, who, widowed by the death of her rakish husband, is fleeing a second undesirable marriage arranged by her parents
    Deborah goes to Dover by Marion Chesney( Book )
    8 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 339 libraries worldwide
    Encouraged by an unruly twin brother, tomboyish Lady Deborah Western seems set on dressing and behaving in a most unladylike manner, much to the dismay of her handsome neighbour, the Earl of Ashton. Fortunately for the Earl, Miss Pym is on hand to make sure the gorgeous girl is introduced to some more feminine pursuits
    Yvonne goes to York by Marion Chesney( Book )
    7 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
    No coach journey is ever dull with Miss Pym aboard, and this one proves no exception: Hannah meets Yvonne Grenier, fleeing the horror in France, and very soon determines to find a suitable match for this beautiful and charming Frenchwoman
    Penelope goes to Portsmouth by Marion Chesney( Book )
    5 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
    "Kind-hearted Miss Hannah Pym is off to Portsmouth in the company of the beautiful but practical Miss Penelope Wilkins. Miss Pym quickly realises that Penelope needs someone to enliven her sheltered life, someone perhaps like their handsome travelling companion, Lord Augustus Railton. Penelope, however, thinks Lord Augustus is a ne'er-do-well...Hannah's hopes for adventure, on the other hand, are fulfilled when the coach happens upon a footman who faces hanging for a crime he didn't commit."--Publisher description
    Emily goes to Exeter by Marion Chesney( file )
    2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
    Miss Hannah Pym, middle-aged spinster and housekeeper, longs for adventure. When her employer dies, she learns he's left her a legacy of five thousand pounds! It takes little persuasion for Hannah to fulfill a secret dream. Taking to the roads of England on the perilous stagecoaches known in 1800 as "Flying Machines," Miss Pym will encounter all manner of men and maids--and her inquisitive personality and kind heart will lead her to become "The Traveling Matchmaker
    Belinda goes to Bath by Marion Chesney( file )
    2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
    Middle-aged spinster and housekeeper Miss Hannah Pym has come into a few pounds from her deceased employer and is now trying adventures! No sooner does Miss Pym board a stagecoach than she finds herself embroiled in the plight of Miss Belinda Earle, a spirited heiress banished to Bath after swearing off the marriage market. When the coach founders near Baddell Castle, and the dashing Marquis of Frenton comes to the rescue, Miss Pym decides to give Fate a hand. Although the austere bachelor disdains romance, his furtive glances towards Belinda prove to Miss Pym that her expert matchmaking will soon turn this star-crossed couple into a heavenly match!
    Beatrice goes to Brighton by Marion Chesney( file )
    2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
    Lady Beatrice Marsham is in quite a coil. No sooner is she widowed from a brutish gambling husband, than her heartless family is forcing her into another horrid marriage. Fleeing by stagecoach to the Brighton seaside, the proud beauty meets Miss Hannah Pym, who is determined to find her a proper match...The handsome and kind Lord Alistair Munro would be perfect. Unfortunately, he is convinced of the ton gossip that proclaims Lady Beatrice a cruel flirt. Miss Pym, however, is not worried
    Penelope goes to Portsmouth by Marion Chesney( file )
    2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
    On the coach to Portsmouth, Miss Pym faces her most difficult matchmaking challenge yet. The lovely Miss Penelope Wilkins, daughter of a rich merchant, would be the perfect match for the handsome Lord Augustus, a nobleman whose fortune is almost depleted. Would be, that is, if the two were at all compatible. Though strikingly beautiful, the too-practical Penelope seems to stand on quite the opposite cliff from the carefree Lord Augustus. But when the undaunted Miss Pym enlists their help in untangling an intrigue, and Lord Augustus steals an astounding kiss from the shocked Penelope, Miss Pym is convinced that her matchmaking expertise will soon bridge any chasm between the reluctant lovers!
    Beatrice goes to Brighton by Marion Chesney( Sound Recording )
    1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
    Lady Beatrice Marsham is in quite a coil. No sooner is she widowed from a brutish gambling husband, than her heartless family is forcing her into another horrid marriage. Fleeing by stagecoach to the Brighton seaside, the proud beauty meets Miss Hannah Pym, who is determined to find her a proper match
    Penelope goes to Portsmouth by M. C Beaton( file )
    3 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
    A former employer's legacy of ?5,000 has allowed spinster Hannah Pym to resign from housekeeping and find adventure traveling the English countryside by coach. But adventure soon finds Miss Pym in the form of runaway brides, spirited heiresses, and international refugees, who give her an opportunity to test her expert matchmaking skills.In the coach to Portsmouth, Miss Pym faces her most difficult matchmaking challenge yet. The lovely Miss Penelope Wilkins, daughter of a rich merchant, would be the perfect match for the handsome Lord Augustus, a nobleman whose fortune is almost depleted. She would be, that is, if the two were at all compatible.Though strikingly beautiful, the too-practical Penelope seems to stand on quite the opposite cliff from the carefree Lord Augustus. But when the undaunted Miss Pym enlists their help in untangling an intrigue--and Lord Augustus steals an astounding kiss from the shocked Penelope--Miss Pym is convinced that her matchmaking expertise will soon bridge any chasm between the reluctant lovers
    Beatrice goes to Brighton by M. C Beaton( file )
    1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
    Lady Beatrice Marsham is in quite a coil. No sooner is she widowed from a brutish gambling husband, than her heartless family is forcing her into another horrid marriage. Fleeing by stagecoach to the Brighton seaside, the proud beauty meets Miss Hannah Pym
    Miss Pym disposes by Josephine Tey( Book )
    2 editions published between 1960 and 1971 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
    A solicitous guest lecturer at an English women's college uses her own psychological theories to solve a campus murder case
    Beatrice goes to Brighton by Marion Chesney( file )
    5 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
    Lady Beatrice Marsham has quite the problem. No sooner is she widowed from a brutish gambling husband, than her heartless family is forcing her into another horrid marriage. Fleeing by stagecoach to the Brighton seaside, the proud beauty meets Miss Hannah Pym, who is determined to find her a proper match. The handsome and kind Lord Alistair Munro would be perfect. Unfortunately, he is convinced of the town gossip that proclaims Lady Beatrice a cruel flirt. Miss Pym, however, is not worried. The lady's hard heart has softened much since coming to Brighton, and though Lord Alistair disapproves of the old Lady Beatrice, by Miss Pym's clever design he is sure to fall in love with the new and improved model
    Belinda goes to Bath by Marion Chesney( Sound Recording )
    3 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
    Middle-aged spinster and housekeeper Miss Hannah Pym has come into a few pounds from her deceased employer and is now trying adventures! No sooner does Miss Pym board a stagecoach than she finds herself embroiled in the plight of Miss Belinda Earle, a spirited heiress banished to Bath after swearing off the marriage market. When the coach founders near Baddell Castle, and the dashing Marquis of Frenton comes to the rescue, Miss Pym decides to give Fate a hand. Although the austere bachelor disdains romance, his furtive glances towards Belinda prove to Miss Pym that her expert matchmaking will soon turn this star-crossed couple into a heavenly match!
    Beatrice goes to Brighton by Marion Chesney( file )
    1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    Lady Beatrice Marsham has quite the problem. No sooner is she widowed from a brutish gambling husband, than her heartless family is forcing her into another horrid marriage. Fleeing by stagecoach to the Brighton seaside, the proud beauty meets Miss Hannah Pym, who is determined to find her a proper match. The handsome and kind Lord Alistair Munro would be perfect. Unfortunately, he is convinced of the town gossip that proclaims Lady Beatrice a cruel flirt. Miss Pym, however, is not worried. The lady's hard heart has softened much since coming to Brighton, and though Lord Alistair disapproves of the old Lady Beatrice, by Miss Pym's clever design he is sure to fall in love with the new and improved model
    Emily goes to Exeter : being the first volume of the Travelling matchmaker by M. C Beaton( Book )
    1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    A dead employer's legacy of five thousand pounds allows spinster Hannah Pym to resign from housekeeping and find adventure travelling the English countryside by stagecoach. But adventure soon finds Miss Pym in the form of Miss Emily Freemantle, a spoilt violet-eyed beauty fleeing an arranged marriage to a rake she has never met. What the girl's darkly handsome betrothed boards their stage, Miss Pym is certain Emily was rash to bolt from this aristocratic catch! And so as soon as the travellers repair to an inn, Miss Pym begins her matchmaking... and although Lord Ranger Harley complains he'll not marry an ungrateful minx, Miss Pym suspects once she's marshalled the couple into sharing intimate household chores, all romantic knots will be untangled!
    Emily goes to Exeter by Marion Chesney( file )
    1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    A dead employer's legacy of five thousand pounds allows spinster Hannah Pym to resign from housekeeping and find adventure traveling the English countryside by coach. But the adventure soon finds Miss Pym traveling with Miss Emily Freemantle, a spoiled, violet-eyed beauty fleeing an arranged marriage to a rake she has never met. When Emily's darkly handsome betrothed boards their stage, Miss Pym is certain the girl was rash to bolt from this aristocratic catch! So, as soon as the travelers repair to an inn, Miss Pym begins her matchmaking. Although Lord Ranger Harley complains he'll not marry an ungrateful minx, Miss Pym suspects once she's marshaled the couple into sharing intimate household chores, all romantic knots will be untangled
 
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