The Girls of Slender Means. Muriel Spark
ISBN: 9780811213790 | 140 pages | 4 Mb
The Girls of Slender Means Muriel Spark
Publisher: New Directions Publishing Corporation
Jun 15, 2013 - The Girls of Slender Means Lucky me! Oct 21, 2013 - Fragmentation and Trauma: Muriel Spark's The Girls of Slender Means Under revision for College Literature. Apr 10, 2007 - The Girls of Slender Means Muriel Spark. Nov 9, 2009 - The Girls of Slender Means tells the stories of several young women in the year of 1945 living in The May of Teck Club (pretty much a hostel) near Kensington Gardens. Apr 8, 2014 - These women aren't unlikable, these women are monstrous, and what's more, Spark behaves monstrously with them. Jul 20, 2008 - “Long ago in 1945 all the nice people were poor , allowing for exceptions.” The “Girls of Slender Means” are single young working women, nearly all under the age of thirty, at the May of Teck Club in London. May 24, 2011 - This Scottish novelist, who died in 2006, wrote The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1961), The Girls of Slender Means (1963), and The Driver's Seat (1970), 7. May 13, 2010 - So it was with trepidation that I opened my copy of Lovely Things To Make for Girls of Slender Means by Eithne Farry. Aug 16, 2013 - A mostly silver-haired audience was in attendance at the Baillie Gifford Main Theatre on Tuesday evening for a celebration of the 50th anniversary of Muriel Spark's novella The Girls of Slender Means. Nov 5, 2013 - The Girls of Slender Means is a short novella, set between VE Day and VJ Day 1945. Apr 18, 2006 - You can see it even in those slim, elegant titles she chose for her slim, elegant novels: The Girls of Slender Means in 1963, Loitering with Intent in 1981, A Far Cry from Kensington in 1988. Apr 27, 2012 - So the scene is set for Muriel Spark's The Girls of Slender Means, in a world where 'all the nice people were poor, and few were nicer, as nice people come, than these girls at Kensington'. It tied with John Fowles's The Magus but had more people put it in second place, so its overall ranking was higher. Condition, Good: Good condition overall. Jun 14, 2008 - By Muriel Spark Book Club choice for June. Aug 12, 2009 - Creating the claustrophobic melting pot of Londonâ€™s May of Teck club (for girls of slender means) in the frantic final days of the Second World War, makes great demands of the large ensemble. Jan 30, 2014 - Girls of Slender Means by Muriel Spark The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath Cat's Cradle by Kurt Vonnegut The Man Who Fell to Earth by Walter Tevis V by Thomas Pynchon. Apr 24, 2012 - Muriel Spark's novels are deceptively simple. Abstract The growth of trauma theory has prompted interest in representations of the London Blitz.