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Middleton, Stanley 1919-2009

Overview
Works: 79 works in 333 publications in 1 language and 8,183 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Musical fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography 
Classifications: PR6063.I25, 823.914
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Publications about Stanley Middleton
Publications by Stanley Middleton
Publications by Stanley Middleton, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Stanley Middleton
Holiday by Stanley Middleton( Book )
24 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 505 libraries worldwide
Roman
Brief garlands by Stanley Middleton( Book )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 391 libraries worldwide
As ageing slowly entwines John Stone, retired headmaster at Beechnall, his wife Peg and their various friends and relatives, and as past certainties recede, the solid, decent world of provincial life with its satisfactions and occasional minor adulteries gives way to new threats - some external, in the changing society around them, some internal. The question of how to live the good life confronts the inhabitants of a quiet street of Victorian villas and is answered in surprising and disturbing ways
Entry into Jerusalem by Stanley Middleton( Book )
11 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 361 libraries worldwide
Artist John Worth is a stubborn individualist whose talent is recognised but constantly manipulated by those around him. Until, at a London art show, he produces an image of shocking individuality : a painting of Christ's entry into Jerusalem
Vacant places by Stanley Middleton( Book )
12 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 321 libraries worldwide
Om Sam- og modspillet mellem to brødre. Den ene er succesrig og solid, mens den anden er åndrig, men har et trist familieliv
Sterner stuff by Stanley Middleton( Book )
6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 298 libraries worldwide
Midaldrende Frank Montgomery lever det gode liv som estimeret rektor og kunsthistoriker med en rar familie, og samtidig er han som figurativ maler en ledende personlighed indenfor engelsk kunst. Men netop den kunstneriske skabelsesproces kontra dagligdagens problemer bringer Frank ind i en identitetskrise
Toward the sea by Stanley Middleton( Book )
7 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
Valley of decision by Stanley Middleton( Book )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 283 libraries worldwide
Brief hours by Stanley Middleton( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 274 libraries worldwide
An after-dinner's sleep by Stanley Middleton( Book )
10 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 270 libraries worldwide
Roman om en pensioneret skoledirektør, som pludselig får besøg af en ungdomskæreste. Selv om de ikke får nærmere forbindelse med hinanden, får hendes besøg ham til at se med kritiske øjne på hele sit velordnede liv
A cautious approach by Stanley Middleton( Book )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 269 libraries worldwide
Andy invites George home, and there he meets the captivating Mirabel, Andy's former fiancee. George has been a teacher, but ill health has deprived him of his career and confidence, and he has retrained as a postman. This chance encounter, and others that follow, have the potential to shift George's life
Changes and chances by Stanley Middleton( Book )
8 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
Recovery by Stanley Middleton( Book )
9 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
Small change by Stanley Middleton( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Mother's boy by Stanley Middleton( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 219 libraries worldwide
John Riley is in his early-thirties and has been separated from his wife, Helen, for two years. Deeply involved with his work as an accountant, he has given little thought to saving his marriage until his mother announces that Helen wishes to see him. John's mother and father are also separated - his father has been confined to a nursing home due to the onset of Alzheimers - and as John and Helen work out their past differences his parents' relationship deteriorates. Stanley Middleton brilliantly explores the complexities of marriage and family relationships across the generations
The daysman by Stanley Middleton( Book )
8 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
After a fashion by Stanley Middleton( Book )
6 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
Distractions by Stanley Middleton( Book )
6 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 172 libraries worldwide
A place to stand by Stanley Middleton( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Love in the provinces by Stanley Middleton( Book )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Necessary ends by Stanley Middleton( Book )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
 
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