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A Window in Thrums

James Matthew Barrie

A Window in Thrums

by James Matthew Barrie

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Published by Reprint Services Corporation .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary,
  • Literature,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary binding
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9363077M
    ISBN 100781274311
    ISBN 109780781274319

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      A Window in Thrums Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: Scotland -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction Category: Text: EBook-No. Release Date: audio books by Jane Austen. a window in thrums chapter x a magnum opus Two Bibles, a volume of sermons by the learned Dr. Isaac Barrow, a few numbers of the Cheap Magazine, that had strayed from Dunfermline, and a “Pilgrim’s Progress,” were the works that lay conspicuous ben in the room.

    Window in Thrums - the story of the "untrue son" - is about the fictional village of Thrums. The story and setting are widely acknowledged to be modelled on Barrie's home town of Kirriemuir. It was one of his earlier works which, along with Auld Licht Idylls, also published in warned me that the public do not like sad books. Well, the older I grow and the sadder the things I see, the more do I wish my books to be bright and hopeful, but an author may not always interfere with his story, and if I had altered the end of "A Window in Thrums" I think I should never have had any more respect for myself.


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The inscription reads Window in Thrums. His grandmother had come from Scotland as a girl and had given it to him. He gave it to me and I looked it up on the internet. I found it at amazon and was much surprised to find that it was written by Mr. by: 2.

A Window in Thrums - the story of the "untrue son" - is one of several novels about the fictional village of Thrums, said to be modeled on Barrie's home town of Kirriemuir.

About the Author Barrie was a Scottish playwright and novelist. He is best remembered for his play Peter Pan, a supernatural fantasy about a boy who refused to grow up.3/5(1). The inscription reads Window in Thrums. His grandmother had come from Scotland as a girl and had given it to him.

He gave it to me and I looked it up on the internet. I found it at amazon and was much surprised to find that it was written by Mr. Barrie.5/5(1). High Quality FACSIMILE REPRODUCTION::Barrie, J.

(James Matthew), A Window In Thrums [FACSIMILE]:Facsimilie: Originally published by Philadelphia: Henry Altemus in Book will be printed in black and white, with grayscale images.

Book will be 6 inches wide by 9 inches tall and soft cover bound.5/5(1). A Window in Thrums and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.3/5(1). His early works, Auld Licht Idylls () and A Window in Thrums The son of a weaver, Barrie studied at the University of Edinburgh. He took up journalism, worked for a Nottingham newspaper, and contributed to various London journals before moving to London in /5.

A Window In Thrums | by J. Barrie When the English publishers read "A Window in Thrums" in manuscript they thought it unbearably sad and begged me to alter the end. They warned me that the public do not like sad books.

Editions for A Window in Thrums: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Hardcover published in ), Cited by: 2.

A WINDOW IN THRUMS CHAPTER I THE HOUSE ON THE BRAE. On the bump of green round which the brae twists, at the top of the brae, and within cry of T’nowhead Farm, still stands a one-storey house, whose whitewashed walls, streaked with the discoloration that rain leaves, look yellow when the snow comes.

A Window in Thrums. On the bump of green round which the brae twists, at the top of the brae, and within cry of T'nowhead Farm, still stands a one-storey house, whose whitewashed walls, streaked with the discoloration that rain leaves, look yellow when the snow comes.4/5(1).

A Window in Thrums by Barrie, J.M. Seller James Cummins Bookseller Published Condition Original blue cloth, t.e.g., rest uncut. Bookplate of Blairhame. Window in Thrums, A, by Sir James M. Barrie (), is a continuation of the ‘Auld Licht’ series.

Its scenes are confined mainly to the interior of the little Scotch cot in “Thrums” where lived Hendry and Jess McQumpha, and their daughter Leeby. In Mr. Barrie’s later work, ‘Margaret. A window in Thrums by J.

Barrie Published by Henry Altemus in by: 2. The creator of Peter Pan revisits his ancestral village in this work. Again he draws upon his mother's stories about a small-town in Scotland; A Window in Thrums is one of Barrie's most poignant novels.

Of it he wrote: "It is a sadder book /5(2). A Window in Thrums. Barrie. 0 (0 Reviews) Free Download. Read Online. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more. You can also read the full text online using our ereader.

Book Excerpt. Old Scrolls Book Shop (US) Bookseller Inventory # Title A Window in Thrums Author Barrie, J. M Illustrator Clifton Johnson, Ilustrator Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good+ Jacket condition no dust jacket Quantity available 1 Edition First Thus Binding Hardcover Publisher Dodd Mead Place of Publication New York Date Book Edition: First Thus.

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" Title A Window in Thrums. When Barrie was six, his older brother David died in a skating accident. When Barrie was six, his older brother David. Well, the older I grow and the sadder the things I see, the more do I wish my books to be bright and hopeful, but an author may not always interfere with his story, and if I had altered the end of "A Window in Thrums" I think I should never have had any more respect for myself.

It is a sadder book to me than it can ever be to anyone else.A window in Thrums By Steven DuffThrums is a name that somehow resonates above most others, a name, as we say these days, that has Attitude.

It is a Scottish word, immortalized in Sir James Barrie's novel, A Window in Thrums, and is perpetua.A window in Thrums by Barrie, J. M. (James Matthew), at - the best online ebook storage.

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