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Alison Uttley

Denis Judd

Alison Uttley

the life of a country child (1884-1976); the authorised biography

by Denis Judd

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Published by Joseph. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Uttley, Alison, -- 1884- -- Biography,
  • Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    GenreBiography
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 295 p., 16 p. of plates :
    Number of Pages295
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23749408M
    ISBN 100718124499

      Alison Uttley () said of her characters,"Why do children love them? Because I believe in them."She grew up at Castle Top Farm in Derbyshire, and her passion for the countryside comes across vividly in her timeless Little Grey Rabbit stories/5(16). Buy a cheap copy of A Traveller in Time book by Alison Uttley. Penelope Taberner Cameron is a solitary and a sickly child, a reader and a dreamer. Her mother, indeed, is of the opinion that the girl has grown all too attached Free shipping over $Cited by:

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A beautiful book. Alison Uttley is a wonderful writer. Its so evocative - the descriptions of the surroundings and the food and everything from both time periods in the book makes you feel like you are there.

It's quite sad because the author doesn't change or alter History and the events are based on a true story/5(94). A beautiful book. Alison Uttley is a wonderful writer. Its so evocative - the descriptions of the surroundings and the food and everything from both time periods in the book makes you feel like you are there.

It's quite sad because the author doesn't change or alter History and the events are based on a true by: Alison Uttley has books on Goodreads with ratings. Alison Uttley’s most popular book is A Traveller in Time.

Alison Uttley is well known for her childrens stories such as those featuring the Little Grey Rabbit and Sam the Pig.

She also wrote books for older readers and one of the finest is the wonderful YA novel, "A Traveller In Time". The book uses the device of time slip--which is the fantasy equivalent of the time travel devices used in science /5. Uttley died aged 91 in Her beloved son John killed himself two years later, driving his car off a cliff.

"I think Alison was a singularly controlling and. Alison Uttley () developed a love of science at school and won a scholarship for physics at Manchester University.

Her husband died inand in order to support herself and her son, she began to write a series of imaginary stories about animals such as Little Grey Rabbit, Little Red Fox, Sam Pig, and : New York Review Books. Looking for books by Alison Uttley.

See all books authored by Alison Uttley, including Little Grey Rabbit's Christmas, and A Traveller in Time, and more on Since publication of the first Little Grey Rabbit book inthe series has become a classic of children's literature.

The popularity of Alison Uttley's magical stories and Margaret Tempest's lively illustrations meant that generations of children grew up with Grey Rabbit, Squirrel, Hare, Moldy Warp and little Fuzzypeg.

Title: A Traveller in Time Author(s): Alison Uttley ISBN: / (USA edition) Publisher: New York Review of Books Availability: Amazon UK Amazon CA. Alison Uttley THE COUNTRY CHILD is a semi-autobiographical story about a girl growing up in the country.

Alison Uttley has drawn on her own youth to produce memories so vivid and nostalgic that you can almost smell the honeysuckle and hear the owls calling at dusk. Alison Uttley ( - ) Alice Jane Uttley () was born Alice Taylor at Castle Top Farm, near Cromford, Derbyshire, and was educated at the Lea School in Holloway and the Lady Manners School in Bakewell, where she developed a love for science.

N. o woman is a heroine to her diary, but in Alison Uttley's case you have to admire the diary's unflinching ability to stick with the stream of bile coming its. A Traveller in Time By Alison Uttley and Phyllis Bray By Alison Uttley and Phyllis Bray About A Traveller in Time.

Penelope Taberner Cameron is a solitary and a sickly child, a reader and a dreamer. Her mother, indeed, is of the opinion that the girl has grown all too attached to the products of her imagination and decides to send her away.

About Alison Uttley. Alice Jane Uttley () was born Alice Taylor at Castle Top Farm, near Cromford, Derbyshire, and was educated at the Lea School in Holloway and the Lady Manners School in Bakewell, where she developed a love for science which culminated in a scholarship to Manchester University to read physics, where in she became only the second woman to.

Beginning of a dialog window, including tabbed navigation to register an account or sign in to an existing account. Both registration and sign in support using google and facebook. A beautiful book that formed part of my early reading and paved the way for and encouraged my love of the written word and one that is drawn from my bookshelf for a reread at least once a year - usually around Christmas time.

Other editions - View all. The Country Child Alison Uttley Limited preview - The Country Child Alison Uttley Reviews: 1. Alison Uttley – Alice in Derbyshire Alison Uttley is still known as a name by many, and read by a devoted band of followers, mainly ladies, but for how much longer.

Superficially her Little Grey Rabbit books resemble Beatrix Potter’s Peter Rabbit series and this probably explains her success, which she badly needed when she started to write. ALISON UTTLEY (–) was born Alice Jane Taylor in Derbyshire, England, into a tenant farming family that had lived on the same land for two hundred years.

Uttley would return to the Derbyshire landscape and the house she grew up in, Castle Top Farm, in many of her books, including A Traveller in Time.4/5(32). Books about Alison Uttley's life and work The following is a list of publications about Alison Uttley's Life and Work, for further information, please visit the detailed pages elsewhere on this site.

The world of Alison Uttley, a biography: the life. Alison Uttley (17 December - 7 May ), née Alice Jane Taylor, was a British writer of over books. She is now best known for her children’s series about Little Grey Rabbit and Sam :.

Little Grey Rabbit and the Weasels (Little Grey Rabbit library) by Uttley, Alison and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   A TRAVELLER IN TIME by Alison Uttley is a much-loved time-slip novel which vividly captures life at the time of Mary, Queen of Scots.

Penelope lives in the 20th Century, and it is only when she visits Thackers, a remote, ancient farmhouse, that she finds herself travelling back in time to join the lives of the Babington family, and watching helplessly as tragic events /5(K).Explore books by Alison Uttley with our selection at Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £