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  • The Little Minister, Barrie, J.M. [James Matthew]
  • The Little Minister, Barrie, J.M. [James Matthew]
  • The Little Minister, Barrie, J.M. [James Matthew]
  • The Little Minister, Barrie, J.M. [James Matthew]

Author    Barrie, J.M. [James Matthew]

Title   The Little Minister

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   New

Jacket Condition   No Jacket

Edition   Revised Edition

Publisher    American Publishers Corporation 1897

Seller ID   2077493

First thus. An exceptional copy. 1897 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xxxii, 375, [6] pp. 8vo. Maroon cloth, gilt titles & elaborate gilt decorations, top edge gilt. A new edition revised by the author, with a literary and biographical portrait preceding text, photographic frontispiece, and several engraved plates. A novel by the creator of Peter Pan, and inspiration for the 1934 Katharine Hepburn film, originally 'published in 1891 and dramatized in 1897. The Little Minister is set in Thrums, a Scottish weaving village based on Barrie’s birthplace, and concerns Gavin Dishart, a young impoverished minister with his first congregation. The weavers he serves soon riot in protest against reductions in their wages and harsh working conditions. Warned by Babbie, a beautiful and mysterious Gypsy, that Lord Rintoul, the local laird, has summoned the militia, the weavers prepare for a fight. During the ensuing melee, Dishart rescues Babbie from the soldiers. Dishart and Babbie fall in love, he never suspecting that she is really a well-born lady who is unwillingly betrothed to the old Lord Rintoul. After many trials, the two live happily ever after.' - Encyclopedia Britannica

Price = 40.00 USD


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