Further Stories Of The Minack Chronicles

Further Stories Of The Minack Chronicles : A Drake at the Door, A Donkey in the Meadow, and Sun on the Lintel

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An omnibus edition consisting of A DRAKE AT THE DOOR, DONKEY IN THE MEADOW and SUN ON THE LINTEL, all of which are out of print in their individual editions. Derek Tangye's chronicles of Minack, the Cornish flower farm where he and his wife Jeannie lived, were major bestsellers of their times. In this good-value omnibus edition, you will read enchanting stories of the ingratiating donkeys, Penny and Fred; the cats, Oliver and Ambrose; Broadbent the gull and various other species of animal life.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 528 pages
  • 111 x 178 x 34mm | 280g
  • Sphere
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0751520403
  • 9780751520408
  • 479,159

Review quote

'Enchanting. * Sunday TIMES * 'Happiness is a useful commodity to corner.. the Tangyes can make everyone share a nibble. * OBSERVER * The loving atmosphere envelops all...entrancing. * WOMAN'S WEEKLY *
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About Derek Tangye

Derek Tangye was educated at Harrow and subsequently worked as a journalist on national newspapers. During the war and afterwards he was a member of MI5, before he and Jeannie moved to Minack. Jeannie died in 1986 and Derek in 1996.
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