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In the meantime here are some candidates for the previously read list. Jassy is a 1947 british film melodrama, based on a novel by norah lofts. Gard hall by lofts norah norah lofts 9783795106782 books gard. Lofts wrote more than 50 books, including historical nonfiction and short stories. Again as in some of her earlier work she has chosen a remote period, and this time a remote setting the dutch east indies, in the mid 17th century. Novels of the seventeenth century historical novels info. Across many decades, periodic reorganizing among partners lead to the firms various name changes. Norah lofts, and why you should read her katharine edgar. There is a name written inside on the first page and some edgewearrubbing around the book and on the spine. She wrote over 50 books and specialized in historical fiction, although she also wrote nonfiction and short stories. I discovered norah lofts book in a garbage bin at the inuvik regional hospital and i got hooked. With an active marketplace of over 175 million items, use the alibris advanced search page to find any item you are looking for through the advanced search, you can find items by searching specific terms such as title, artist, song title, genre, etc or you can narrow.
Editions of silver nutmeg by norah lofts goodreads. Lofts is a deeply unfashionable writer who people in the know keep saying should be rediscovered. Then you can start reading kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer no kindle device. Gard hall by lofts norah norah lofts 9783795106782 books download as pdf. Although not one of her best, its still good reading. Pdf gratis the heidi chronicles acting edition for theater productions wendy wasserstein books. Reliable information about the coronavirus covid19 is available from the world health organization current situation, international travel. When she arrived racked by rheumatic fever, he ordered her killed. Silver nutmeg is a big, booming novel of action and adventure in the.
See more ideas about childrens books, books and vintage childrens books. Browse author series lists, sequels, pseudonyms, synopses, book covers, ratings and awards. Buy silver nutmeg by lofts, norah from amazons fiction books store. Everyday low prices on a huge range of new releases and classic fiction. It is in acceptable condition with tanning of aging and edgewear. Get your kindle here, or download a free kindle reading app. Book depository books with free delivery worldwide. Evert haan, grown wealthy on blackmarket trading, sent to holland for annabet. Born in 1904 in norfolk, england, lofts wrote more than fifty books of fiction, nonfiction, and short stories over the course of her halfcenturylong writing career, including the kings pleasure and here was a man, and was a bestselling author on both sides of. Pages can include considerable notesin pen or highlighterbut the notes cannot obscure the text. She was born in norfolk and taught english and history at a girls school before turning to writing full time in 1936. Norah lofts was one of the bestknown and bestloved of all historical novelists, known for her authentic application of period detail to all her books. I have just finished one 1947 book, gentlemans agreement by laura z.
Best of all, fans of palmer browns intricate drawings will find every page a delight for the eyes. Norah lofts was one of the best known and best loved of all historical novelists, renowned for her authentic use of period detail. Many of her novels, including her suffolk trilogy, follow the history of specific houses and their residents over several generations. Numerous and frequentlyupdated resource results are available from this search. Norah lofts, known for her bestselling romantic suspense novels, has an obsession about houses and a love of ghost stories.
Norah lofts librarything catalog your books online. There is a bump at the top right of the front cover. Vintage book silver wings for vicki 1947 hardcover helen wells. Buy a cheap copy of silver nutmeg book by norah lofts. The silver nutmeg continues the adventures begun in beyond the pawpaw trees, and features loads of sense, a little nonsense, and more charming verses from anna lavinias favorite book of rhymes. She wrote more than fifty books specialising in historical fiction, but she also. We are committed to ensuring each customer is entirely. Audible provides the highest quality audio and narration. Norah lofts, nee norah ethel robinson, 27 august 1904 10 september 1983 was a 20thcentury bestselling british author. Some centuries ago, in the 1600s, shrewdly businesslike and sensibly adventurous dutch merchants sailed the southern seas, creating trading empires for themselves in direct competition with their british counterparts. We have given our hearts away by helen topping miller tells a dramatic tale of lives intertwined in small town america. In 1831, he founded what later became the famous gorham manufacturing company of providence ri.
My favourite books of hers are the silver nutmeg, the town house, the house at old vine, bless this house, to see a fine lady, nethergate, afternoon of an. Century of silver, 18471947 connecticut yankees noble metalhc book, 1947. Banda itself is no more than a speck, the size of a fly dirt on the map. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by project gutenberg. Click on the title for more information from powells books or another online. Limitedtime free and discounted ebook deals for the town house the. Enter your mobile number or email address below and well send you a link to download the free kindle app. Company in 1818, jabez gorham 17921869 began business in a one room shop as a jeweler in precious metals. She was a bestselling author on both sides of the atlantic. Read here was a man a novel of sir walter raleigh and elizabeth i by norah lofts available from rakuten kobo. Written by norah lofts, audiobook narrated by nicolette mckenzie, gordon griffin. Arabian nights with a rake ebook written by bronwyn scott.
I have read many of norah lofts historical novels and several are among my all time favorites. Silver nutmeg by norah lofts hardcover, 368pp, fiction doubleday, 1947 condition. Open library is an initiative of the internet archive, a 501c3 nonprofit, building a digital library of internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital form. The story of anna lavinia and toby by brown, palmer and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. The story takes place in banda, an island in the dutch east indies. Evert is a rather pompous and shrewd owner of a nutmeg plantation. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read arabian nights with a rake. From one of the original leading ladies of historical fiction, this reissued classic captures the life of sir walter ral. The dutch east indies were in japanese hands, all contact broken.
Author norah loftss complete list of books and series in order, with the latest releases, covers, descriptions and availability. Please practice handwashing and social distancing, and check out our resources for adapting to these times. Oclcs webjunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. See all books authored by norah lofts, including the concubine, and the house at old vine, and more on. By norah lofts thekings pleasure by lofts, norah author on sep012006. The angel book to enlightenment and personal transformation by amelia bert. Then you can start reading kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer no kindle. Signin to download and listen to this audiobook today. It was instant realisation of the discovery of my own favourite author. Friends and lovers by helen macinnes hardcover, 367pp, fiction little brown and company, 1947 condition.
Silver nutmeg is a big, booming novel of action and adventure in the dutch east indies of three centuries ago. Arabian nights with a rake by bronwyn scott books on. The silver nutmeg the story of anna lavinia and toby. Nethergate by norah lofts and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Explore books by norah lofts with our selection at. I was thrilled to find a norah lofts book i hadnt read.
We deliver the joy of reading in 100% recyclable packaging with free. A gripping story that speaks to much of life today as it did over a half century ago, this book will keep you. But, like all exploration, it presented great difficulties. Norah lofts books list of books by author norah lofts. Evert haan, grown wealthy o blackmarket trading, sent to holland for annabet. Silver nutmeg by norah lofts and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. We have given our hearts away helen topping miller. There is a name written at the top of the first page. Norah lofts, scent of cloves 1957, about the orphaned daughter of english.1081 1258 245 1118 1191 1290 125 706 1088 204 102 1210 12 1241 350 766 579 376 1414 1115 896 987 846 1399 757 287 516 365 1443 625 643 311 1303 1058 243 381 396 659 1252 278 1184 1264 577 191