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Armitage family (Fictitious characters)

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Works: 14 works in 28 publications in 1 language and 2,414 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Love stories  History 
Classifications: PR6053.H4535, 823.914
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Publications about Armitage family (Fictitious characters)
Most widely held works about Armitage family (Fictitious characters)
    Minerva by Marion Chesney( Book )
    5 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 872 libraries worldwide
    Two great stories in one volume
    Frederica in fashion by Marion Chesney( Book )
    3 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 817 libraries worldwide
    It is time Frederica, the sixth and youngest daughter of Reverend Armitage found a husband. As her five sisters try to find her a husband, Freddie suddenly blossoms and may actually make a match surpassing those of her sisters
    Deirdre and Desire by Marion Chesney( Book )
    1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
    The Reverend Armitage designs to marry his redheaded third daughter, Deirdre, to the bland Lord Harry Desire, who will inherit a fortune if wed, but then Deirdre meets the dashing Guy Wentwater
    Minerva by Marion Chesney( Computer File )
    4 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
    Minerva marks the delightful debut of The Six Sisters, a family saga in six volumes that will recount the romantic adventures of the six marriageable daughters of a country vicar, the Reverend Charles Armitage, in Regency England. The eldest, Minerva, is enchantingly beautiful-but a prude. She lives in the country looking after her siblings while her mother reclines on a chaise longue happily inventing new malaises. Her father, a vicar of decidedly secular inclinations, indulges a hearty passion for hunting instead of worrying about the girls' dowries. But when he wants to send his boys to Eton, the money must be found-and how better than by marrying Minerva off to a man of fortune?
    Deirdre and Desire by Marion Chesney( file )
    3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
    What clever woman would want a man like Lord Harry Desire? Why, he was clearly a lummox--languid, vain, and bland. Not even his beautiful face could redeem him. But he stood to inherit a vast fortune, and that was good enough for Deirdre's father, a spendthrift vicar who arranged the match to rescue himself from imminent financial collapse
    Daphne by Marion Chesney( file )
    3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
    Daphne, the fourth daughter of the Reverend Charles Armitage, is beautiful--dazzlingly beautiful--but she is utterly wrapped up in her own appearance. It seems fitting when she decides to marry the exquisite Cyril Archer, who is as empty-headed and vain as she is; after all, once she is safely married, she can hide her true nature behind her beauty, never expected by anyone (least of all her husband) to do or say anything clever
    The taming of Annabelle by Marion Chesney( Computer File )
    2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
    From the moment young Annabelle met her sister Minerva's intended, Lord Sylvester, she developed a secret passion for him that obsessed her. Now she was determined to take him away from Minerva no matter what
    Minerva and, Taming of Annabelle : two regency romances from the Six sisters series by Marion Chesney( Sound Recording )
    1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
    Minerva: marks the delightful debut of the Six Sisters, a family saga in six volumes that will recount the romantic adventures of the six marriageable daughters of a country vicar, the Reverend Charles Armitage, in regency England. The taming of Annabelle: from the moment young Annabelle met her sister Minerva's intended, Lord Sylvester; she developed a secret passion for him that obsessed her. Now she was determined to take him away from Minerva no matter what
    Frederica in fashion by Marion Chesney( Sound Recording )
    1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
    "Since there is no hope of my securing an eligible partner, due to sad lack of looks, I am running away" So wrote the sixth of the famous Armitage sisters. For how could colorless Frederica withstand a Season's scrutiny after the five beauties before her
    Diana the huntress by Marion Chesney( Sound Recording )
    1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
    It seems as if there will be no need to find a husband for Diana, the fifth daughter of Charles Armitage, the hard-drinking huntsman and country vicar. For Diana shares her father's passion for the hunt, secretly posing as a man in order to participate in
    Minerva &, The taming of Annabelle by Marion Chesney( Sound Recording )
    1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    The taming of Annabelle: from the moment young Annabelle met her sister Minerva's intended, Lord Sylvester, she developed a secret passion for him that obsessed her. Now she was determined to take him away from Minerva no matter what
    Laestrygonians : a play by Don Nigro( Archival Material )
    1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    Minerva by M. C Beaton( file )
    1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
    Minerva by M. C Beaton( file )
    1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
    Raven-haired Minerva, eldest daughter of an impecunious vicar, When the Reverend Charles Armitage, an impecunious country vicar in Regency England, announces that raven-haired Minerva, the eldest of his six daughters, is to have her coming-out in London, the news is not well received by the rest of the family. Mrs. Armitage has one of her Spasms and has to be brought round by burning a quantity of feathers under her nose. Annabelle, the nearest in age to Minerva, is clearly jealous, the boys are all surly, and the other girls just start off crying. Minerva is despatched
 
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