The Headmistress
by Angela Mackail Thirkell


Overview - Barsetshire in the latter years of the Second World War is a peaceful and gossipy place, but there has been one lively change. A girls' school, evacuated from London, has taken over Harefield Park. Miss Sparling seems to be the perfect headmistress: she dresses as a headmistress should and is an easy and erudite conversationalist.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Barsetshire in the latter years of the Second World War is a peaceful and gossipy place, but there has been one lively change. A girls' school, evacuated from London, has taken over Harefield Park. Miss Sparling seems to be the perfect headmistress: she dresses as a headmistress should and is an easy and erudite conversationalist. Her new neighbours like her and her pupils respect her, but there is something missing from her life; something which - though she never dreamt it when she arrived - perhaps Barsetshire can provide...

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780349007472
  • ISBN-10: 0349007470
  • Publisher: Virago Press (UK)
  • Publish Date: January 2017
  • Page Count: 288
  • Dimensions: 8 x 5 x 1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.65 pounds

Series: VMC #626

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