The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie

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Harper Collins, 1961 - Fiction - 150 pages
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The elegantly styled classic story of a young, unorthodox teacher and her special--and ultimately dangerous--relationship with six of her students.

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User Review  - MichaelDC - LibraryThing

Great writer, and I can appreciate why she is so well-renowned. Something about her style, a kind of coldness, maybe, doesn't quite grab me, but that's only a personal preference and not any lack of skill on her part. Read full review

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I purchased this collection of writings by Muriel Spark by virtue of its inclusion in Everyman’s Library list of 100 essential books. Included are The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, The Girls of Slender ... Read full review

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Dame Muriel Spark (1918-2006) wrote more than twenty books, including Memento Mori, The Ballad of Peckham Rye, and Symposium.

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