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The house of Uttley

Eileen Huckle

The house of Uttley

the story of a Pennine family

by Eileen Huckle

  • 131 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Jade in Oldham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Uttley family.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Eileen & John Huckle.
    ContributionsHuckle, John.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi,246p.
    Number of Pages246
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22146384M
    ISBN 100951809806
    OCLC/WorldCa24845439

    Many thanks to Bruce Uttley for assembling the wonderful website of photos he took in Uttley country. (See his message). Thye book "The House of Uttley" can be obtained from Jade Publishing, 5 Leefields Close, Uppermill, Oldham, Lancashie OL3 6LA. Phone in england is While in London, I called and had them ship it to my home in. The first four Puffin Picture Books were hatched in and the first Puffin story book featured a man with broomstick arms called Worzel Gummidge. In Kaye Webb, Puffin Editor, started the Puffin Club, promising to ‘make children into readers’.4/5(32).

    Alison Uttley (17 December - 7 May ), née Alice Jane Taylor, was a British writer of over one hundred books and was given an honourary Litt.D by Manchester University in in recognition of her literary achievements. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Little Grey Rabbit's House by Alison Uttley (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

    A Picture Book by Alison Uttley Little Grey Rabbit lives with Squirrel and Hare in a little house on the edge of a wood. It's going to be Grey Rabbit's birthday on Midsummer Day, and Squirrel and Hare are planning a wonderful surprise for her. As with most of Uttley’s books many are now out of print – some surmise because she had multiple illustrators and multiple publishers. Uttley’s books are all about community and the characteristics you would find in a place like rural Derbyshire where she grew up. Alison Uttley ( - Seller Rating: % positive.


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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). The book started off well with The house of Uttley book start of the Uttley name and how it passed from generation to generation. The later part of the book just related a lot of historic information about battles in the first and second world wars rather than the name of Uttley/5(3).

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.

The book "the House of Uttley" is a faction,My family has a lot of John's also,The book will tell you were they orginally from Utley,a village near Haworth.I have traced back to John and Isabella Uttley. John came from Heptonstall near Hebden Bridge, Yks.

“A beautiful book a form of enchanting ghost story, with the ghosts drawn in with the grace of a painter on a fan.” — The Observer “Mrs.

Uttley writes with a delicate, richly imaginative touch, but always right at the level of a little child’s understanding and interest.”. Eventually settling in Beaconsfield, in a house named Thackers after the manor house in A Traveller in Time, Alison Uttley wrote over books and was given an honourary Litt.D by Manchester University in in recognition of her literary achievements.

She on 7th May Genres: Children's Fiction. 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 graduate with.

A Traveller in Time by Allison Uttley () No Alison Uttley's A Traveller in Time (). I do frequently feel that the modern world is conspiring to ruin not just my current pleasures Author: Lucy Mangan.

Buy The House of Uttley: The Story of a Pennine Family by Eileen Huckle, John Huckle, Roger Uttley (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on /5(3). Alison Uttley (17 December 7 May ), née Alice Jane Taylor, was a prolific British writer of over books.

She is now best known for her children's series about Little Grey Rabbit, and Sam Pig/5. Journals reveal Alison Uttley as jealous, contemptuous woman with a particular loathing for 'the Blyton' Alison Flood.

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We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard shipping on US orders over $ Alison Uttley was born at Castle Top Farm, Derbyshire, England on the 17th December She was the daughter of Henry and Hannah Taylor christened Alice Jane Taylor only adopting the name Alison on publication of her first book.

Stories and books were important to her all through her childhood. Eventually settling in Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, in a house named Thackers after the manor house in A Traveller in Time, Alison Uttley wrote over books and was given an honourary Litt.D by Manchester University in in recognition of her literary achievements.

She died in. The Anglo-Saxon name Uttley comes from when the family resided in the parish of Oteley found in the counties of Shropshire, Suffolk and the West Riding of is derived from the Old English elements "ote," or "oats" and "leah," meaning "a clearing." Early Origins of the Uttley family.

The surname Uttley was first found in Suffolk where the first record of the family was found in. Little Grey Rabbits House: A Model House to Make and Play with Complete with Movable Furniture and Cutouts and a Story by Faith Jaques and Alison Uttley | 8 Nov Hardcover.

First US Edition. An utterly charming picture book from British author Uttley's prolific output that resembles the style and feeling of Beatrix Potter.

In this tale, a bit abridged for this edition, little Fuzzypeg is sent to school with 2 other young hedgehogs. Uttley was AWARD AN HONORARY DOCTOR OF LETTERS from Manchester University. OUT OF. The house was so high the moon had a good view of everything. He could stare in and run his fingers over the cupboards and china, and look at the pictures and laugh at and enjoy the things he saw.

He fetched Susan out of bed, right out to the lawn one night.4/5(32). Junethe locality hosted not one but TWO launches by Editor Dennis Judd ofThe Private Diaries of Alison Uttley, page hardback ISBNthe first at Manor Farm, Dethick, with talk by Dennis and readings by Joyce Varty over a buffet lunch and the second here at the bookshop in the evening, over more snacks.

The diaries add to. It was only recently that I learned that Alison Uttley wrote two novels for adults, and when I found that the library had copies in reserve stock I had to order one in to try.

The opening of the ‘When All Is Done’, first published inwas so promising. I looked forward to a lovely story of a house, its history and the lives it saw.

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MY GRANDSON ONLY USED THESE FOR 20 MINUTES SO THEY ARE AS NEW CONDITION.Explore releases from Terry Uttley at Discogs. Shop for Vinyl, CDs and more from Terry Uttley at the Discogs Marketplace.Uttley, Alison A traveler in time by Alison Uttley (Book) 49 When Penelope visits her relative's manor house in England, she receives the gift of being able to see backward in time and witnesses the events that occurred in the great house in the sixteenth century.