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Sharp, Margery 1905-1991

Works: 207 works in 948 publications in 13 languages and 25,120 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  History  Adventure stories  Film adaptations  Film sequels  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Other
Classifications: PR6037.H334, 823.912
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Publications about Margery Sharp
Publications by Margery Sharp
Publications by Margery Sharp, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Margery Sharp
Miss Bianca by Margery Sharp( Book )
69 editions published between 1962 and 1993 in 7 languages and held by 3,662 libraries worldwide
The courageous mouse, Miss Bianca, undertakes the rescue of an eight-year-old girl who has been kidnapped by a wicked Duchess
The rescuers by Margery Sharp( Book )
69 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,448 libraries worldwide
Miss Bianca, a white mouse of great beauty and self-confidence, travels with the ambassador's son to Norway on behalf of the Prisoner's Aid Society in a perilous mission to rescue a poet imprisoned in the dreadful Black Castle
Cluny Brown by Margery Sharp( Book )
37 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,272 libraries worldwide
A girl with a passion for plumbing is repugnant to stuffy people who don't want to admit they have drains
Britannia mews by Margery Sharp( Book )
32 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,239 libraries worldwide
Eighty years in the life of an English woman who elopes with her drawing master
The foolish gentlewoman by Margery Sharp( Book )
33 editions published between 1948 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 1,133 libraries worldwide
"Light, humorous novel in the usual Sharp style, Isabel Brocken, a sentimental English widow, extends her hospitality to a rather mixed group of friends and relatives who have been left without living quarters by the war. The situation becomes strained when Tilly Cuff, a poor relation, enters the picture. Isabel feels called upon to give Tilly her fortune to make restitution for a wrong done some years previously. Though she does not accept it, the possibility that she may provides much concern for all."
The Rescuers down under ( visu )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,086 libraries worldwide
De muizen Bianca en Bernard proberen een Australische jongen, die een adelaar wil redden, te bevrijden uit de handen van een gewetenloze dierenhandelaar. Vanaf ca. 6 jaar
The nutmeg tree by Margery Sharp( Book )
89 editions published between 1937 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 956 libraries worldwide
A charming and light-hearted view of the ways in which true feelings will eventually conquer all. When Mr Mcdermot dies, Julia Packett finds herself destitute and probably homeless. The only rescue seems to be her daughter Susan, brought up in France by her grandmother. Susan has appealed for her help in overcoming objections to her plans for marrying a young man whom her grandmother dislikes. Julia sets off with every intention of behaving impeccably. But fate has a way of dealing with people like Julia, for whom life is fun with a capital F, and it is not long before she finds herself embroiled in all sorts of affairs - Susan's and her own
The rescuers by Margery Sharp( file )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 844 libraries worldwide
Two enterprising mice rescue a Norweigian poet from the dungeon of the Black Castle
The gipsy in the parlour by Margery Sharp( Book )
22 editions published between 1953 and 1975 in English and French and held by 830 libraries worldwide
Something light by Margery Sharp( Book )
15 editions published between 1953 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 797 libraries worldwide
The adventures of a bohemian lady of London - a photographer of dogs and "very fond of men"--In her determined search for a rich husband
The rescuers ( visu )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 763 libraries worldwide
Two mice of the Rescue Aid Society search for a little girl kidnapped by unscrupulous treasure hunters
The innocents by Margery Sharp( Book )
11 editions published between 1971 and 1983 in English and German and held by 666 libraries worldwide
The turret by Margery Sharp( Book )
18 editions published between 1963 and 1991 in English and French and held by 665 libraries worldwide
The little white mouse Miss Bianca attempts to rescue her mortal enemy Mandrake
Bernard the Brave : a Miss Bianca story by Margery Sharp( Book )
9 editions published between 1976 and 1993 in English and French and held by 607 libraries worldwide
Bernard, secretary of the Mouse Prisoner's Aid Society, and his Teddy bear ally Algernon attempt to rescue an orphan heiress who has been kidnapped by her guardian
Bernard into battle : a Miss Bianca story by Margery Sharp( Book )
4 editions published between 1978 and 1983 in English and held by 577 libraries worldwide
Miss Bianca's faithful lieutenant, Bernard, directs a hazardous operation that repulses the army of rats infesting the regions under the Ambassador's cellar
Rosa by Margery Sharp( Book )
14 editions published between 1969 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 576 libraries worldwide
The illegitimate daughter of a British groom eventually becomes the wife of her father's ex-employer
Summer visits by Margery Sharp( Book )
6 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 562 libraries worldwide
The faithful servants by Margery Sharp( Book )
7 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 520 libraries worldwide
The Copstock Foundation is a trust for aged and impecunious domestic servants. This novel explores the relationship between those who administer it and those who benefit by it
The eye of love by Margery Sharp( Book )
22 editions published between 1957 and 2005 in English and held by 507 libraries worldwide
Margery Sharp, author of many successful novels, had an unerring eye for character and THE EYE OF LOVE proves her a great storyteller. This light-hearted, witty tale tells of the slightly ridiculous relationship between Miss Dolores Diver and Harry Gibson. They met at the Chelsea Arts Ball: he went as a paper parcel and she as a Spanish dancer. For ten years, their bliss was complete until Mr Gibson decides to marry the spoilt daughter of a wealthy benefactor in order to save his ailing business
In pious memory by Margery Sharp( Book )
8 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 477 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Castle, Margery Sharp 1905-1991
Šārpa, Mārdžerija 1905-
Sharp, Clara Margery Melita 1905-1991
Sharp, Clara Margery Melitta 1905-1991
Sharp, Marjory
Sharpová, Margery 1905-1991
シャープ, マージェリー
English (391)
German (47)
Italian (16)
French (11)
Danish (5)
Swedish (4)
Dutch (3)
Spanish (2)
Japanese (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Latvian (1)
Finnish (1)
Afrikaans (1)
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