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Jeannie

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Product description

The author of the "Minack Chronicles" has written a tribute to his late wife Jeannie. Following Jeannie's death, Derek has received over 7000 letters from readers who had come to know and love her as the heroine of his biographical Minack Chronicles.

The story recounts their life together, from their meeting at the Savoy to their years of farming on the Cornish coast. As he considers Jeannie's qualities, his tone is refelective and one of pride tinged with sadness as he describes her unfailing bravery throuh her final illness.

Derek Tangye is the author of 16 titles in the "Minack" series, including "A Gull on the Roof" and "The Cherry Tree". During the war, he was a member of M15. His wife, Jean Nicol Tangye, was an illustrator and author in her own right, responsible for "Meet Me at the Savoy" and the trilogy "Hotel Regina", "Home is the Hotel" and "Bertioni's Hotel".

Book is signed by author, refer to pictures for more detail. In good overall condition apart from a slight tear to the bottom left hand area of the dustjacket.

Item details

Added value:
Signed by the author
Author(s):
Derek Tangye
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
1.9 x 15.9 x 24.1 cm
Edition:
1st edition (20 Jun. 1988)
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0718128893
ISBN-13:
9780718128890
Number of pages:
184
Publisher:
Joseph
Title:
Jeannie

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About this item

The author of the "Minack Chronicles" has written a tribute to his late wife Jeannie. Following Jeannie's death, Derek has received over 7000 letters from readers who had come to know and love her as the heroine of his biographical Minack Chronicles.

The story recounts their life together, from their meeting at the Savoy to their years of farming on the Cornish coast. As he considers Jeannie's qualities, his tone is refelective and one of pride tinged with sadness as he describes her unfailing bravery throuh her final illness.

Derek Tangye is the author of 16 titles in the "Minack" series, including "A Gull on the Roof" and "The Cherry Tree". During the war, he was a member of M15. His wife, Jean Nicol Tangye, was an illustrator and author in her own right, responsible for "Meet Me at the Savoy" and the trilogy "Hotel Regina", "Home is the Hotel" and "Bertioni's Hotel".

Book is signed by author, refer to pictures for more detail. In good overall condition apart from a slight tear to the bottom left hand area of the dustjacket.

Added value:
Signed by the author
Author(s):
Derek Tangye
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
1.9 x 15.9 x 24.1 cm
Edition:
1st edition (20 Jun. 1988)
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0718128893
ISBN-13:
9780718128890
Number of pages:
184
Publisher:
Joseph
Title:
Jeannie

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