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Sharp, Margery 1905-1991

Overview
Works: 259 works in 940 publications in 7 languages and 25,290 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  History  Adventure stories  Film sequels  Film adaptations  Animated films 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Conceptor
Classifications: PR6037.H334, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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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
The rescuers by Margery Sharp( Book )
43 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,346 libraries worldwide
Two enterprising mice live up to the motto of the Rescue Aid Society, "We help anyone ... anywhere," when they rescue a kidnapped orphan
Miss Bianca by Margery Sharp( Book )
26 editions published between 1962 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 1,361 libraries worldwide
The courageous mouse, Miss Bianca, undertakes the rescue of an eight-year-old girl who has been kidnapped by a wicked Duchess
Britannia mews by Margery Sharp( Book )
20 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,224 libraries worldwide
Cluny Brown by Margery Sharp( Book )
17 editions published between 1944 and 1982 in 4 languages and held by 1,207 libraries worldwide
A girl with a passion for plumbing is repugnant to stuffy people who don't want to admit they have drains
The foolish gentlewoman by Margery Sharp( Book )
29 editions published between 1948 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,116 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 )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,079 libraries worldwide
When a poacher sets out to capture a golden eagle in the Outback of Australia, his friend Cody's call for help is answered by the world's bravest mice, Bernard and Bianca, who fly in on the wings of their Albatross friend Wilbur to face their most dangerous mission yet!
The nutmeg tree by Margery Sharp( Book )
47 editions published between 1937 and 2003 in English and Danish and held by 914 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 )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 860 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 )
21 editions published between 1953 and 1975 in English and held by 835 libraries worldwide
Miss Bianca in the salt mines by Margery Sharp( Book )
11 editions published between 1966 and 1978 in English and held by 820 libraries worldwide
A mouse-size city of salt is nearly the undoing of the Rescuers
Something light by Margery Sharp( Book )
16 editions published between 1953 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 818 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 )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 726 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 )
9 editions published between 1971 and 1983 in English and held by 662 libraries worldwide
The turret by Margery Sharp( Book )
11 editions published between 1963 and 1979 in English and held by 623 libraries worldwide
The little white mouse Miss Bianca attempts to rescue her mortal enemy Mandrake
Miss Bianca in the Orient by Margery Sharp( Book )
13 editions published between 1970 and 1993 in English and held by 615 libraries worldwide
As Perpetual Madam President of the Mouse Prisoners' Aid Society, Miss Bianca must try to save the life of a young court page sentenced to death by the heartless Ranee of the Orient
Bernard into battle : a Miss Bianca story by Margery Sharp( Book )
4 editions published between 1978 and 1983 in English and held by 588 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
Summer visits by Margery Sharp( Book )
11 editions published between 1976 and 1979 in English and German and held by 576 libraries worldwide
Rosa by Margery Sharp( Book )
11 editions published between 1969 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 572 libraries worldwide
The illegitimate daughter of a British groom eventually becomes the wife of her father's ex-employer
The faithful servants by Margery Sharp( Book )
11 editions published between 1975 and 1979 in English and German and held by 536 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
Bernard the Brave : a Miss Bianca story by Margery Sharp( Book )
3 editions published between 1977 and 1986 in English and held by 530 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
 
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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
Languages
English (304)
German (14)
Danish (5)
Multiple languages (2)
French (1)
Italian (1)
Dutch (1)
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