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Hide-and-seek with angels : a life of J.M. Barrie

Author: Lisa Chaney
Publisher: London : Hutchinson, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"When James matthew Barrie died, in 1937, his funeral was an occasion for national mourning. A succession of novels and long-running plays had brought him enormous wealth, critical acclaim, an hereditary Baronetcy and the Order of Merit. His public following extended to Hollywood. Unhappily such achievements did little to ameliorate the strains in Barrie's private life. Hampered by a stigmatising divorce, he was  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Chaney, Lisa.
Hide-and-seek with angels.
London : Hutchinson, 2005
(OCoLC)607613183
Online version:
Chaney, Lisa.
Hide-and-seek with angels.
London : Hutchinson, 2005
(OCoLC)607890161
Named Person: J M Barrie; J M Barrie; James M Barrie
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Chaney
ISBN: 0091795397 9780091795399 0312357796 9780312357795 0099453231 9780099453239
OCLC Number: 57006876
Description: 402 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Lisa Chaney.
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When James Matthew Barrie died, in 1937, his funeral was an occasion for national mourning.  Read more...

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I have been longing for a book to get to grips with Barrie's unquiet genius, and this is it. Hide-and-Seek with Angels has the richness, sympathy and depth of a great novel... Splendidly lucid. The Read more...

 
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