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  • This book is a collection of four short stories written by J. M. Barrie. The stories all involve families that have been affected by the First World War: The first story revolves around an elderly woman with no family who spontaneously "adopts" a man...


  • This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them....


  • On the day I was born we bought six hair-bottomed chairs, and in our little house it was an event, the first great victory in a woman’s long campaign; how they had been laboured for, the pound-note and the thirty threepenny-bits they cost, what anx...


  • This book is an omnibus edition consisting of the three novels about Peter Pan, "The Little White Bird" is a novel for adults in which the character first appeared, and then "Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens" and "Peter and Wendy", both of which come ...


  • The short story is often viewed as an inferior relation to the Novel. But it is an art in itself. To take a story and distil its essence into fewer pages while keeping character and plot rounded and driven is not an easy task. Many try and many fail....


  • The humor, whimsy, and high adventure of James M. Barrie's play Peter Pan have delighted generations of children and adults and continue to inspire new entertainments based on the original drama. Among the first of these highly successful adaptations...



  • J M Barrie was a Scottish novelist and dramatist best known for creating the character Peter Pan. Barrie was given a Baronet in 1913 for his literary accomplishments. Peter Pan first appeared in a serial called The Little White Bird in 1901. In 1904 ...


  • Upon his election as Lord Rector of St. Andrew's University, Sir J.M. Barrie delivered an inaugural address in which he sought to inspire the youth sitting before him. His stirring words on the subject of "courage" are just as invigorating today, mor...






  • A story that traces the boyhood of a man about town beginning at age five in England his trials and tribulations on to becoming a young man The celebrated Tommy first comes into view on a dirty London stair and he was in sexless garments which were a...


  • J.M. Barrie is the Scottish writer who captures children's hearts worldwide with the memorable Peter Pan. This book, entitled My Lady Nicotine is humorous as well, though in a very different ways. A collection of hilarious tales concerning one man's ...


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    Peter and Wendy is J. M. Barrie's most famous work. It's also known as Peter Pan . It started out as a play in 1904 and in 1911 was published as a novel. It tells the story of Wendy Darling, her brothers and their adventures with Peter Pan ...


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    In 1902, nine years before the publication of the classic novel Peter and Wendy, Peter Pan made his first appearance in several chapters of another book by James M. Barrie called The Little White Bird. These were later published as a separate book, P...



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    Sir James Matthew Barrie, 1st Baronet, OM (1860-1937) was a Scottish novelist and dramatist. He is best remembered for creating Peter Pan, the boy who refused to grow up, though he penned numerous other plays and novels....


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