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Bentley, Phyllis Eleanor 1894-1977

Overview
Works: 202 works in 938 publications in 9 languages and 12,909 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Sources  Poetry  Domestic fiction  Juvenile works  Archives  Software 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Creator
Classifications: PR4168, 823.809
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Most widely held works by Phyllis Eleanor Bentley
The Brontës and their world by Phyllis Eleanor Bentley( Book )

59 editions published between 1965 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 2,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Included Emily Bronte, Charlotte Bronte, Anne Bronte
The Brontë sisters by Phyllis Eleanor Bentley( Book )

81 editions published between 1948 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Brontës by Phyllis Eleanor Bentley( Book )

86 editions published between 1947 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A critical biography of the three Brontë sistes -- Charlotte, author of Jane Eyre, Emily, author of Wurthering Heights, and the less famous Anne, author of Agnes Grey
Inheritance by Phyllis Eleanor Bentley( Book )

52 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six generations of a Yorkshire family, from 1812 to 1931, are divided in the struggle between capital and labor in the weaving trade
Some observations on the art of narrative by Phyllis Eleanor Bentley( Book )

27 editions published between 1946 and 1978 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man of his time by Phyllis Eleanor Bentley( Book )

14 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Morcar, now an elderly gentleman tenaciously resisting change, meditates on the relationships between age and youth, between himself and the younger generation
A modern tragedy by Phyllis Eleanor Bentley( Book )

15 editions published between 1934 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The English regional novel by Phyllis Eleanor Bentley( Book )

29 editions published between 1941 and 1977 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freedom, farewell! by Phyllis Eleanor Bentley( Book )

15 editions published between 1936 and 1968 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Tom Leigh by Phyllis Eleanor Bentley( Book )

13 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fourteen-year-old weaver's apprentice is unjustly accused of stealing from his master. Set in 18th century Yorkshire
Sleep in peace by Phyllis Eleanor Bentley( Book )

13 editions published between 1938 and 2012 in English and Swedish and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Study of childhood and adolescence in a cloth-manufacturing town in modern Yorkshire
The house of Moreys, a romance by Phyllis Eleanor Bentley( Book )

22 editions published between 1953 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noble in reason by Phyllis Eleanor Bentley( Book )

20 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"...The story of Christopher Harmayne, a delicate sensitive youth who suffers a great deal from continued friction with his blunt-spoken, robust Yorkshire family and the workaday circles in which he is raised. Filled with self-pity and resentment, he spends an unhappy life until he realises - in a moment of illumination - that he is just as difficult and tiresome to others as they are to him..."--Publisher description
Quorum by Phyllis Eleanor Bentley( Book )

14 editions published between 1950 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rise of Henry Morcar by Phyllis Eleanor Bentley( Book )

20 editions published between 1946 and 2011 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crescendo by Phyllis Eleanor Bentley( Book )

16 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quite minor dereliction of duty has a chain reaction that affects many lives in a Yorkshire mill town
Kith and kin : nine tales of family life by Phyllis Eleanor Bentley( Book )

11 editions published between 1960 and 1977 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life story by Phyllis Eleanor Bentley( Book )

16 editions published between 1943 and 1952 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the lives and fortunes of a family of West Riding mill owners
Love and money : seven tales of the West Riding by Phyllis Eleanor Bentley( Book )

12 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The power and the glory by Phyllis Eleanor Bentley( Book )

3 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Brontës and their world
Alternative Names
Benthley, Phyllis

Bentley Phyllis

Bentley, Phyllis 1894-1977

Bentley, Phyllis E. 1894-1977

Bentley, Phyllis E. (Phyllis Eleonor), 1894-1977

Bentley Phyllis Eleanor

Bentley, Phyllis Eleanor 1894-1977

Phyllis Bentley British writer

Phyllis Eleanor Bentley

Phyllis Eleanor Bentley écrivaine britannique

Phyllis Eleanor Bentley escritora británica

ベントリー, フィリス

Languages
English (508)

German (8)

Chinese (6)

French (5)

Danish (3)

Japanese (3)

Swedish (3)

Dutch (2)

Czech (1)

Covers
The Brontë sistersThe BrontësThe adventures of Tom Leigh