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Jeater, Frances

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Works: 68 works in 137 publications in 1 language and 1,548 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Psychological fiction  Poetry  Juvenile works  History  Drama  Audio adaptations  Detective and mystery stories 
Roles: Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PR6023.E833, 823.914
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Publications about Frances Jeater
Publications by Frances Jeater
Most widely held works by Frances Jeater
Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
The stories vary considerably from the uproarious Wife of Bath's Tale, promoting the power of women to the sober account of patient Griselda in the Clerk's Tale
Great Explorers by David Angus( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Uses historical evidence to tell the stories of nine great adventures and the lives of the men from Marco Polo to the astronauts on the Apollo moon missions
Murder must advertise by Dorothy L Sayers( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
When copywriter Victor Dean falls to his death on the stairs of Pym's Advertising Agency, no one seems to mind. That is, until Lord Peter joins the firm incognito as Dean's replacement and starts asking questions which lead him into a network of blackmailers, drug pushers and one of the most deadly plots of crime fiction. However, before the crimes can be solved and the truth revealed, five more people must die
Drowned rat by Elizabeth Ferrars( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 84 libraries worldwide
"Someone is out to kill Douglas Cable, recently returned from Australia to inherit beautiful Havershaw House. By displacing his cousin's wife and daughter from their home and introducing strangers to the village, he is stirring up trouble. Catherine Gifford, daughter of the local doctor, acts as the unwilling catalyst for trouble. Her involvement with the visiting Australians can lead only to danger"--Container
The waves by Virginia Woolf( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Published in 1931, The waves is perhaps the most challenging and experimental of Virginia Woolf's novels. As they move from childhood to maturity, the personalities of six friends are revealed through interior monologues. Elliptical, but deeply poetic, the strands of their experiences emerge gently and reflectively in a stream of consciousness, illuminating the meaning of life itself. As always, the language 'so resonant and vivid' plays a paramount role
A natural curiosity by Margaret Drabble( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Sequel to T̀he radiant way', this novel continues the story of Alix, Liz and Esther and focuses on the industrial city of Northam in Yorkshire, where the problems of eighties Britain are vividly encapsulated
Murder moves in by Elizabeth Ferrars( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Great explorers of the world by David Angus( Computer File )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Here are the stories of nine great adventures and the lives of the men who took part in them. They pushed back the frontiers of man's knowledge of the world by their vision, courage and sheer doggedness. They were very different people from bold adventurers facing the unknown with enjoyment to careful, more scientific individuals. Their journeys, placed within their historical context, also contain the words of the men themselves
Lady Almina and the real Downton Abbey the lost legacy of Highclere Castle by Fiona Carnarvon( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Lady Fiona Carnarvon, chatelaine of Highclere Castle, the setting for the hit TV show 'Downton Abbey', discovers a fascinating history of the place and the people who lived there
The lady in the tower by Jean Plaidy( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
One of the novels in Jean Plaidy's Queens of England series, "The lady in the tower" concentrates on the second and most fascinating of Henry VIII's wives, Anne Boleyn
On a day like today by Nicola Thorne( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in Undetermined and held by 42 libraries worldwide
In this long-awaited new novel from Thorne, one woman's whole world is about to change. After Eleanor is involved in a near-fatal car crash, her daughter returns home to care for her. Under these most difficult of circumstances, the two women are forced to reassess what they mean to each other
Woman slaughter by E. X Ferrars( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1900 and 1991 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Virginia Freer is horrified when her neighbour is killed by a hit-and-run driver and another neighbour is battered to death. Virginia and her estranged husband, Felix, investigate
A tender loving by E. A Slater( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Jenny is distraught when her fiance jilts her for her sister, but finds comfort in the arms of her new neighbor, the local vet
The rose without a thorn by Jean Plaidy( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
"Henry's VIII's fifth wife was innocent in all but the art of live ... If Katherine Howard had not been born both poor and beautiful, or had she not been adopted by the Dowager Duchess of Norfolk, she might indeed have wed her childhood playmate, Thomas Culpepper. But left to run wild, Katherine is introduced to secret pleasures. And as she grows up she is made to serve the political ambitions of her powerful uncle, the Duke of Norfolk. When the ageing King Henry VIII chooses Katherine as his fifth wife, her tragic destiny is sealed." -container
I remember, I remember [118 favorite poems] ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
This anthology of poems features Joan Duce's favorites, and includes extracts from forty authors and 118 poems
The seven sisters by Margaret Drabble( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Divorced and estranged from her grown daughters, a middle aged woman moves to a rundown flat well below her means and finds exhilaration in her self-imposed poverty, during which she confides her thoughts to a computer and makes friends with new peers
I met murder by Elizabeth Ferrars( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Wheneever Felix, the light-fingered husband form whom Virginia Freer was semi-detached, reappered in her life, it seemed that murder did too. This time the Virginia is involved in the kidnapping and murder of Holly, orphaned daughter of a famous actress
Alfred and Emily by Doris Lessing( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Examines the lives of Lessing's parents, both irrevocably damaged by World War I. The fictional first half imagines happier lives had there been no war; the biographical second half presents the lives they actually led
Shadow child by Libby Purves( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in Undetermined and English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
There is no right way to deal with the loss of a beloved son. Marion and Tom are doing their dignified best, but their own relationship is taking a battering
A life in secrets : the story of Vera Atkins and the lost agents of SOE by Sarah Helm( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
2. Verdenskrig. Vera Atkins var leder for de engelske agenter, der blev sendt ind i Frankrig fra SOE (Special Operation Executive) i Storbritannien. Blandt disse agenter var 12 kvinder, der blev myrdet af tyskerne. I bogen beskrives Vera Atkin og de 12 kvinders skæbne
 
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