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Jeater, Frances

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Works: 101 works in 177 publications in 1 language and 1,503 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  History  Juvenile works  Poetry  Detective and mystery fiction  Drama  Detective and mystery radio programs  Radio programs  Children's audiobooks 
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 )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 139 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
The waves by Virginia Woolf( file )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 112 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
Murder must advertise by Dorothy L Sayers( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 86 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
Great Explorers by David Angus( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 85 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
Drowned rat by Elizabeth Ferrars( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 66 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
A natural curiosity by Margaret Drabble( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Story of three women who met at Cambridge during the fifties, but find themselves living completely different lives in the 80's
The pleasures of the garden : an anthology by Christina Hardyment( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
An anthology that includes both legendary writers who were enthusiastic gardeners and great gardeners who were excellent writers
Great explorers of the world by David Angus( file )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 51 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 48 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
Murder moves in by Elizabeth Ferrars( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
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 36 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
Alfred and Emily by Doris Lessing( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 35 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
A tender loving by E. A Slater( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in English and held by 35 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 lady in the tower by Jean Plaidy( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 34 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
Woman slaughter by Elizabeth Ferrars( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1900 and 1991 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Felix is the husband of Virginia Freer, from whom she ha has been "semi-detached" for the past seven years. Although not wholly trustworthy, he has a knack of s solving problems, which is why Virginia is glad to have his company when a neighbour is knocked down and killed in a hit and run accident outside her house. This is a problem that Felix cannot resist dabbling unofficially in the investigation
Shadow child by Libby Purves( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in Undetermined and English and held by 33 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
Great explorers of the world. Famous people in history by David Angus( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Biographies of nine explorations, including examinations of their historical contexts, discussions of the participants lives, and quotations from the explorer's works
I remember, I remember : [118 favorite poems] by Joan Duce( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
This anthology of poems features Joan Duce's favorites, and includes extracts from forty authors and 118 poems
The rose without a thorn by Jean Plaidy( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 31 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 met murder by Elizabeth Ferrars( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 31 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
 
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