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The good companions

J. B. Priestley

The good companions

by J. B. Priestley

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Harper & brothers in New York, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Paged continuously.

Statementby J. B. Priestley.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.P934 Go, PR6031.R6 Go
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6730964M
LC Control Number29016857
OCLC/WorldCa9192917

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The book was a great read and has many colorful and funny characters in it and the story and plot is pretty good/5(62). THE GOOD COMPANIONS was a sensational best-seller in its day, it's been the basis of several stage plays and half a dozen movies (Judi Dench, who starred in one of the films, provides an introduction to this excellent Kindle edition) and Priestley spent the rest of his life trying to write something that would make people stop thinking of him Cited by: THE GOOD COMPANIONS was a sensational best-seller in its day, it's been the basis of several stage plays and half a dozen movies (Judi Dench, who starred in one of the films, provides an introduction to this excellent Kindle edition) and Priestley spent the rest of his life trying to write something The good companions book would make people stop thinking of him /5(23).

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The 'Good Companions around' project draws upon cultural geography, social history and, sometimes, explores the creativity of what have become largely post industrial towns and cities. It is inspired by J.B. Priestley, who took delight in what we are often told are places of little consequence, but on closer inspection are found to be no such thing.

One criticism I would make is that The Good Companions is a bit too long. A modern editor would have given it a bit of a prune. But it is a charming, entertaining, old fashioned book. The novels of Priestley seem to have gone out of fashion - a revival is long overdue.

Read more. 13 people found this helpful/5(83). The Good Companions is an English classic written in an accessible way for Everyman. That was Priestly's intention and his theatre group portrays characters of an era.

But. Rodney Bewes was probably not the right choice of reader. Last year, searching for inspiration and, yes, instruction, I re-read The Good Companions.

I was entranced all over again. J B Priestley was a world-famous critic, essayist, broadcaster and writer Author: David Nobbs. The Good Companions by Priestley, JB and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   As the time of coronavirus isolation began, some of my friends swore that this was the moment they would finally read all of Proust, or Dickens, or Finnegans Wake.

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Priestley, was an English novelist, playwright and broadcaster. He published 26 novels, notably The Good Companions (), as well as numerous dramas such as An Inspector Calls (). The Good Companions, Eastleigh. 1, likes 68 talking about this 3, were here.

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PriestleyBasis: The Good Companions by J. Priestley. Good Companions was the sixteenth short story in the Short Trips anthology More Short Trips. It was written by Peter Anghelides. It featured an unspecified incarnation of the Doctor. An elderly Tegan is travelling home from her husband's funeral by train.

Her attention is caught by a man and his housekeeper, Anna. The man steps on Tegan's foot on the way out of the compartment, apologises, Companion(s): Anna, Tegan.

The Good Companions Review: The Good Companions became a hit when it came out. It was very popular among the readers for many decades. After a while, it lost its popularity because the concept of traveling around in troupes had long disappeared and also the content is quite old fashioned and not for the modern readers/5.

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He published 26 novels, notably The Good Companions (), as well as numerous dramas such as An Inspector Calls (). His output included literary and social criticism. Probably the most popular of Priestley's novels, The Good Companions was an instant best-seller when it was first published in Julyand, while JBP came to feel its success subsequently overshadowed many more important works, the book has remained popular/5(30).