William Brown, the loveable rogue created by Richmal Crompton in the 1930s, is as well-received and enjoyed today as he was almost 80 years ago. This recording is read by Martin Jarvis, and comprises all 11 stories from the book of the same name. Listings: William and the Musician - William comes to the rescue when the entertainer booked for a major local party fails to turn up; "William Holds the Stage" - William is "Hamlet's" understudy in a special production of "Hamlet" and is determined to play the part come what may; "The Outlaws and the Triplets"; William and the Eastern Curse; "The New Neighbour"; Mrs. Bott's Hat; "William and the Princess Goldilocks" - William goes to the pantomime and falls in love with Princess Goldilocks, but the course of true love never runs smooth; Their Good Resolution; "Aunt Arabelle in Charge"; William's Invention; and A Little Affair of Rivalry.
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Reissued with a new cover, a story featuring schoolboy William, who will do anything in order to avoid boredom - anything, that is, except gardening. But William is up to something in the garden, and the flower beds will never be the same again. With original illustrations by Thomas Henry.About the Author:
Richmal Crompton was born 1890 in Bury, Lancashire, the daughter of a schoolteacher-curate Edward Lamburn, most famous for her Just William humorous short stories and books.
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Book Description HarperCollins Distribution Servi, 1975. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. VINTAGE Usual signs of a well read book but good overall condition. May not look good on your bookcase after reading and probably not suitable as a present unless hard to find elsewhere SECURE DAILY POSTING FROM UK. 30 DAY GUARANTEE. Bookseller Inventory # mon0002040697
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Book Description Armada, 1975. Book Condition: Reading Copy. Henry, Thomas (illustrator). Reprint. 160 pages. Covers worn and scuffed. Pages tanned. Some pages dog-eared. Bookseller Inventory # 100200
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Book Description Armada - William Collins, London, 1975. Soft cover. Book Condition: Fair. Henry, Thomas (illustrator). First thus. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Pages are toned. Wear & tear to last couple of pages but no loss. Covers are good. Bookseller Inventory # 000150
Book Description Armada, London, 1975. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. First Thus. 160pp. Sml. sgn. to ownership panel o/w clean copy. Includes supply & fitting of new correctly sized protective lyfjacket. Bookseller Inventory # 47653/290
Book Description Armada, 1975. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 042302