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Thompson, Flora

Overview
Works: 84 works in 288 publications in 2 languages and 4,782 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television series  Fiction  Television melodramas  Television adaptations  Pastoral fiction  Fictional autobiographies  Television programs  History  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6039.H653, 791.4572
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The illustrated Lark Rise to Candleford : a trilogy by Flora Thompson( Book )
10 editions published between 1954 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 539 libraries worldwide
Still glides the stream by Flora Thompson( Book )
36 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 509 libraries worldwide
Without sentimentality, the author, in a fictional account of life in an Oxfordshire village in the 1880s, describes the highlights of the year: feasts, flower shows and May Day processions, the mummers at Christmas, the weddings, christenings and dancing on the green
Lark Rise to Candleford : a trilogy by Flora Thompson( Book )
32 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 455 libraries worldwide
The story of three closely-related Oxfordshire communities -- a hamlet, a village, and a town -- and the memorable cast of characters who people them. Based on Thompson's own experiences as a child and young woman, it is keenly observed and beautifully narrated, quiet and evocative
A country calendar, and other writings by Flora Thompson( Book )
16 editions published between 1970 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 393 libraries worldwide
The illustrated Still glides the stream by Flora Thompson( Book )
4 editions published between 1984 and 1992 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
Lark Rise to Candleford by Flora Thompson( visu )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Flora Thompson's charming love letter to a vanished corner of rural England is brought to life in this warm-hearted adaptation. Set in the Oxfordshire countryside in the 1880s, this rich, funny and emotional series follows the relationship of two contrasting communities: Lark Rise, the small hamlet gently holding on to the past, and Candleford, the small market town bustling into the future. Seen through the eyes of young Laura, their inhabitants endure many upheavals and struggles as the inexorably change comes; their stories by turns poignant, spirited and uplifting. And Laura herself must face great change. Taking a job in Post Office in Candleford, run by the mercurial Dorcas, she turns her back on her childhood hamlet to make her way in the world. With her loyalties divided, she must choose her own path to womanhood
Over to Candleford : and Candleford Green by Flora Thompson( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Lark Rise to Candleford by Flora Thompson( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 113 libraries worldwide
The story of three closely-related Oxfordshire communities--a hamlet, a village, and a town--and the memorable cast of characters who people them. Based on Thompson's own experiences as a child and young woman, it is keenly observed and beautifully narrated, quiet and evocative
Lark Rise to Candleford by Flora Thompson( visu )
9 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Candleford has a new arrival in Gabriel Cochrane, the handsome and once wealthy owner of a large iron foundry? now bitter, penniless and homeless. Moved by his plight, Dorca offers him a job as a blacksmith and a room above the forge. Meanwhile, a distraught Ruby returns home to Pearl Pratt to find Daniel settled in all too comfortably; Emma finds herself in dire financial straits and in a complete predicament; a poetry competition sends everyone into a frenzy of excitement and Twister gets in trouble again when Queenie wins a pig at the local fair. Just as Dorcas resolves to stop meddling in others affairs, she realises Gabriel?s plans will ruin him and his reputation. Her help might just keep him in town? something that seems increasingly important to her?
Lark rise to Candleford by Flora Thompson( visu )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Sees the arrival of a dashing and elegant stranger in Candleford. Rich, enterprising, worldly and without a wife, James Dowland is a successful businessman with a string of London hotels and has come to transform Candleford and bring it new prosperity. But not everyone welcomes his entrepreneurial efforts and it isn't long before he is sparring with the spirited yet suddenly flustered Dorcas
Lark rise by Flora Thompson( Book )
8 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Describes life in a country village in England at the end of the last century._
Over to Candleford by Flora Thompson( Book )
9 editions published between 1941 and 2008 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Laura is growing up and the family's boundaries extent beyond Lark Rise to include Candleford, a fantastic metropolis to children from a small village
Heatherley by Flora Thompson( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
A country calendar by Flora Thompson( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Lark Rise to Candleford ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Het wel en wee van de bewoners van het gehucht Lark Rise en het welvarende stadje Candleford eind 19e eeuw
Lark Rise to Candleford ( visu )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Flora Thompson's charming love letter to a vanished corner of rural England is brought to life in this warm-hearted adaptation. Set in the Oxfordshire countryside in the 1880s, this rich, funny and emotional series follows the relationship of two contrasting communities: Lark Rise, the small hamlet gently holding on to the past, and Candleford, the small market town bustling into the future. Seen through the eyes of young Laura, their inhabitants endure many upheavals and struggles as the inexorably change comes; their stories by turns poignant, spirited and uplifting. And Laura herself must face great change. Taking a job in Post Office in Candleford, run by the mercurial Dorcas, she turns her back on her childhood hamlet to make her way in the world. With her loyalties divided, she must choose her own path to womanhood
Candleford Green by Flora Thompson( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
As Candleford Green grows toward the twentieth century, Laura, always too bookish for female crafts, faces the need to earn a living. Though unqualified, she is lucky enough to gain a position in the Post Office, and earnestly seeks to rise
Over to Candleford by Flora Thompson( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
A chronicle of late nineteenth century British rural life. Laura's family moves from Larkrise hamlet to larger Candleford, where Laura envies her cousins their fine clothes and manners. She also becomes her mother's despair by developing bookish ways
Still glides the stream by Flora Thompson( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Without sentimentality, the author, in a fictional account of life in an Oxfordshire village in the 1880s, describes the highlights of the year: feasts, flower shows and May Day processions, the mummers at Christmas, the weddings, christenings and dancing on the green
A trilogy by Flora Thompson( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Presents a portrayal of country life at the close of the 19th century. This story tells about three closely related Oxfordshire communities - a hamlet, the nearby village and a small market town. It chronicles May Day celebrations and forgotten children's games, the daily lives of farmworkers and craftsmen, and friends and relations
 
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Alternative Names
Flora Thompson britisk poet
Flora Thompson Brits dichteres (1876-1947)
Flora Thompson brittisk poet
Flora Thompson englische Dichterin
Flora Thompson English author and poet
Thompson, Flora Timms 1877-1947
Флора Томпсон
トンプソン, フローラ
Languages
English (210)
Japanese (1)
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