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Hartley, L. P. (Leslie Poles) 1895-1972

Overview
Works: 303 works in 1,494 publications in 5 languages and 16,628 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Science fiction  Romance fiction  Domestic fiction  Fantasy fiction  Horror fiction  Drama  History 
Roles: Author, Signer, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Author of introduction, Dedicatee, Other
Classifications: PR6015.A6723, 823.912
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The go-between by L. P Hartley( Book )
298 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,704 libraries worldwide
A summer visit to a friend's English estate lands a young man in hot water when he falls for his host's older sister and becomes embroiled in a dangerous game
Eustace and Hilda; a trilogy by L. P Hartley( Book )
86 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,075 libraries worldwide
The shrimp and the anemone. Originally published: London : Putnam, 1944 - The sixth heaven. Originally published: London : Putnam, 1946 -Eustace and Hilda. Originally published: London : Putnam, 1947
The hireling by L. P Hartley( Book )
76 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 949 libraries worldwide
Overcome with grief at her husband's death, Lady Franklin, an eligible young widow, unburdens herself to Leadbitter - a gallant, hard-bitten ex-soldier who has invested his savings in the car he drives for hire - as he takes her on a series of journeys. He in turn beguiles her with stories of his non-existent wife and children, drawing her out of her self-absorption and weaving a dream-life with Lady Franklin at its heart. Half-hoping to make his dream come true, Leadbitter takes a bold, not to say reckless, step which costs him dearly, and brings these characters' tangled story to a dramatic and unexpected conclusion
The complete short stories of L.P. Hartley by L. P Hartley( Book )
24 editions published between 1973 and 1986 in English and held by 624 libraries worldwide
Calibre's own selection from this collection of 101 short stories contains ghosts and the supernatural
Facial justice by L. P Hartley( Book )
35 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 613 libraries worldwide
Obliged to undergo plastic surgery in the interests of conformity, a young woman rebels against the do-gooders in charge of England after World War 3
A perfect woman by L. P Hartley( Book )
36 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 510 libraries worldwide
Chartered accountant Harold Eastwood, conventionally minded, chances to meet Alec Goodrich on the train, travelling first-class with a third-class ticket. Alec is a best-selling novelist. He soon finds Harold's knowledge of income tax allowances useful and when Alec pays a visit to the accountant his wife, Isabel, who yearns for culture and literature, quickly takes up the fantasy to be his mistress. However, not she but Irma, the Austrian barmaid at the tavern, has caught Alec's wayward fancy . .
The shrimp and the anemone by L. P Hartley( Book )
80 editions published between 1944 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 480 libraries worldwide
An evocative account of a childhood summer spent beside the sea in Norfolk by brother and sister, Eustace and Hilda
My fellow devils by L. P Hartley( Book )
25 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 399 libraries worldwide
Margaret Pennefather is essentially a good person - too good, perhaps, for her own good. Her rash and hasty marriage to film star Colum McInnes, and his very different set of moral values, leads gradually and relentlessly to the utter destruction of their love and their marriage. Although she is only a nominal Protestant and he a very lax Roman Catholic, Margaret cannot escape the religious questionings implicit in their union. Her mental and spiritual struggles persist and gather momentum through all the disasters of her married life
Simonetta Perkins by L. P Hartley( Book )
33 editions published between 1925 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 322 libraries worldwide
The travelling grave : and other stories by L. P Hartley( Book )
24 editions published between 1948 and 2017 in English and held by 308 libraries worldwide
The sixth heaven by L. P Hartley( Book )
30 editions published between 1946 and 1986 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
Poor Clare by L. P Hartley( Book )
18 editions published between 1963 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 280 libraries worldwide
The main character of this novel has inherited a number of 'objets d'art' from an aunt (poor Clare). He proceeds to bestow them on various of his friends; making it quite clear that he is paying them off and never wishes to see them again
The collections by L. P Hartley( Book )
11 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
The betrayal: a novel by L. P Hartley( Book )
18 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and held by 248 libraries worldwide
In The Betrayal, the sequel to The Brickfield, Richard Mardick, now an ageing novelist, is forced by circumstances to look back on the days of his boyhood and confesses to Denys Aspin, his young secretary and biographer-to-be, how Lucy's death has forever marred his life and distorted his inner peace. The consequences of this rash disclosure range from threats and blackmail to the entirely unpredictable reactions of Richard's friends
The harness room by L. P Hartley( Book )
8 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
The will and the way by L. P Hartley( Book )
8 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
The love-adept: a variation on a theme by L. P Hartley( Book )
12 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 219 libraries worldwide
The Go-between by Joseph Losey( visu )
44 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 106 libraries worldwide
A young boy on the verge of manhood is used as a pawn in the illicit affair between a beautiful aristocrat and the working class farmer she loves
The brickfield ; and, the betrayal by L. P Hartley( Book )
10 editions published between 1973 and 1997 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
L.P. Hartley by Paul Bloomfield( Book )
4 editions published between 1962 and 1970 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Chartli, L. P. 1895-1972
Hartley L. P.
Hartley L. P. 1895-1972
Hartley, Leslie
Hartley Leslie 1895-1972
Hartley, Leslie P.
Hartley, Leslie P. 1895-1972
Hartley, Leslie Poles.
Hartley, Leslie Poles 1895-1972
Hartli, L. P.
L. P. Hartley britisk skribent
L. P. Hartley Brits schrijver (1895-1972)
L.P. Hartley brittisk författare
L. P. Hartley escriptor britànic
L. P. Hartley scrittore inglese
Leslie Poles Hartley anglický spisovatel
Leslie Poles Hartley britischer Schriftsteller
Leslie Poles Hartley écrivain britannique
Poles Hartley, Leslie 1895-1972
Хартли, Лесли Поулз
ハートリー, L. P.
ハートレー, L. P
ハートレイ
Languages
English (882)
German (22)
French (3)
Italian (3)
Spanish (1)
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