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The Little Minister by J. M. Barrie

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Written in English


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The Physical Object
Number of Pages428
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12436488M
ISBN 101594629595
ISBN 109781594629594

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The Little Minister was first published in Good Words magazine, spanning the months of January to December, It is one of several novels about the fictional village of "Thrums," said to be modeled on Barrie's home town of Kirriemuir. The beginning is a bit slow in its narrative, but the quickly moving conclusion is suspenseful and action 4/5(7).   The Little Minister Paperback – May 1, by James Matthew Barrie (Author) out of 5 stars 18 ratingsCited by: 3. Complete summary of J. M. Barrie's The Little Minister. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of The Little Minister.   Directed by Richard Wallace. With Katharine Hepburn, John Beal, Alan Hale, Donald Crisp. In rural 's Scotland, Gavin Dishart arrives to become the new "little minister" of Thrums's Auld Licht church. He meets a mysterious young gypsy girl in the dens and to his horror Babbie draws him into her escape from the soldiers after she incites a Luddite riot/10().

The Little Minister (novel) an work by J.M. Barrie. The Little Minister (play), an play based on the novel, which was a BBC Play of the Month. The Little Minister ( film), a silent American film adaptation. The Little Minister ( film), a silent British film adaptation. The Little Minister ( film), a silent American. THE LITTLE MINISTER {Complete in 2 Volumes} James Matthew Barrie [J. M. Barrie] Illustrated with 10 Etching by G. W. H. Ritchie} Published by Lovell Coryell and Co., NY (). THE LITTLE MINISTER- by J.M. BARRIE- Lovell, Coryell & Co.-NYst Edition-US- Hardcover: 8vo- VG++/ no dj as issued- Original 3/4 textured blue cloth and blue cloth with gilt outline and gilt titles on spine- Issued the same year as Cassel-UK 3 volume edition and one year before Cassel as a single volume Edition- therefor.   A good book, long-winded but not wastefully so. The story is cinematic, and I believe was actually made into a movie once. One gets a real feel for the Scottish Dissenting church(es) as one follows the "little minister" into the adventure and romance which neither he nor the reader expects.4/5(3).

  Directed by Penrhyn Stanlaws. With Betty Compson, George Hackathorne, Edwin Stevens, Nigel Barrie. In Scotland, a young lass named Babbie revels in the country life and frolics with the locals, simple weavers whose livelihood is threatened by increasing industrialization. When Lord Rintoul attempts to rout the rebellious weavers, Babbie always manages to send word in time to /10(3). Barrie's book, "The Little Minister," had been a tremendous success and, not having acquired the formality of a copyright in America, the play pirates were busy with it. Frohman, after having seen the performance of "The Professor's Love Story," had cabled Barrie, asking him to make a play out of the charming Scotch romance. Barrie at first. The Little Minister by J.M. Barrie and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Little Minister. London: Cassell & Company, Three volumes. Octavo, original brown cloth, uncut. Housed in a custom chemise and half morocco slipcase. $ First edition, first issue of Barrie's novel of a minister gaining, losing, and regaining the love of a woman, in original cloth.