Pargeters

  • 336 Pages
  • 0.69 MB
  • 2845 Downloads
  • English
by
Coronet , (Sevenoaks)
StatementNorah Lofts.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6023.O35
The Physical Object
Pagination(336)p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16521263M
ISBN 100340379065

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What people are saying - Write a review. LibraryThing Review User Review - DWWilkin Protagonist: Sarah Woodley-Mercer Setting: "Pargeters", a manor house in 17th-century East Anglia, England Standalone First Line: Pargeting is 3/5(2).

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Fiction, Great Britain Civil War,History, Pages:   A cozy featuring the return of Mrs Pargeter For Mrs Pargeter, it is a matter of principle that she should complete any of her late husband’s unfinished business. Amongst the many bequests he made to her, perhaps the most valuable is his little black book, in which he listed all the people who ever worked for him, with details of their Brand: Severn House Publishers.

Pargeters. [Norah Lofts] -- Pargeting is a highly skilled trade. And Pargeters is the name given to the Suffolk home of John Mercer in honour of Adam Woodley, the craftsman who had decorated it so lovingly.

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Pargeting is a highly skilled trade. And Pargeters is the name given to the Suffolk home of John Mercer in honour of Adam Woodley, the craftsman who had decorated it so lovingly. Over two generations, and throughout the turbulent years of the Civil War, Pargeters comes to stand as a symbol of unity for a household divided by conflicting political loyalties and abandoned by its menfolk.3/5(2).

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In this posthumous novel by the late mistress of several genres, Lofts clinches her reputation for first-rate historical-fiction writing; here, the story, which takes inhabitants of a Suffolk country house through the upheavals of the Puritan Revolt and Cromwell's reign, is full of the kind of gritty detail that makes historicals ring true, enhanced by a varied cast of unfailingly sympathetic.

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Amongst his many bequests, perhaps the most valuable is his little black book, in which he listed all the people who ever worked for him, with details of their particular skill sets. Edith Mary Pargeter OBE BEM (28 September – 14 October ), also known by her nom de plume Ellis Peters, was an English author of works in many categories, especially history and historical fiction, and was also honoured for her translations of Czech classics.

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Mrs. Pargeter's Principle because his is one of the names in the little black book, Mrs Pargeter sets out to discover the connection between Sir Normington and her late husband. Her investigations will draw her into a shady world of gun-runners, shifty politicians – and a kidnapped vicar.

Mrs. Pargeter's Package (eBook): Brett, Simon: A trip to Corfu is not Mrs Pargeter's usual idea of a holiday, but keeping a recently widowed friend company overrules her misgivings.

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Pargeters is the English manor house built in the 17th century and named after the "pargeter" (plasterer) who designed it. This final novel by the late author is about the family who struggled to retain the house during the turbulence of the Civil War, Cromwell's rule, and the Restoration.Buy Mrs Pargeter's Public Relations Unabridged edition by Brett, Simon, Brett, Simon (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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But the evening is to have unexpected consequences.