James Hilton (Author), Donna Diamond (Illustrator).
James Hilton (Author), Donna Diamond (Illustrator). A beloved portrait of Mr. Chips, a school teacher, who changed the lives of many generations-and loved by many generations of readers.
Leather Bound, The World's Best Reading, 336 pages. The second book in this volume is Good Bye Mr. Chipps. James Hilton (1900–1954) was a bestselling English novelist and Academy Award–winning screenwriter
Leather Bound, The World's Best Reading, 336 pages. Published 1997 by The Reader's Digest Association, Inc. (first published 1933). This is a curious novel about the life of a Public School teacher, Mr. Chipping, who spends virtually his whole life in a public school called Brookfield. James Hilton (1900–1954) was a bestselling English novelist and Academy Award–winning screenwriter. After attending Cambridge University, Hilton worked as a journalist until the success of his novels Lost Horizon (1933) and Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1934) launched his career as a celebrated author.
Hardbound, The World's Best Reading, 197 pages
Hardbound, The World's Best Reading, 197 pages. Published January 1st 1995 by The Reader's Digest Association. Mr. Chips, an English schoolmaster, looks back on his life and the students that made an impression on him. He was well liked by those around him, and loved the work that he was blessed with.
Home James Hilton Goodbye, Mr. Chips: A Novel. Chips, thinking it over a good many times, always added to himself that Kathie would have approved, and would also have been amused. Goodbye mr chips a novel, . Goodbye, Mr. Chips: A Novel, . The strange randomness of the world beguiled him, that randomness which never would, so long as the world lasted, give meaning to those choruses again. And behind Brookfield, as one may glimpse a mountain behind another mountain when the mist clears, he saw the world of change and conflict; and he saw it, more than he realized, with the remembered eyes of Kathie.
But Chips has been inspired as well-by the unremarkable and the .
But Chips has been inspired as well-by the unremarkable and the extraordinary alike, by his colleagues, by a woman who will change him forever, and not least, by his children, thousands of them, all boys. It was followed by a collection of stories, To You, Mr. Chips, and provided the basis for two award-winning feature films, a stage musical, a radio play, and two television adaptations. Fiction Biographical.
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1. When you are getting on in years (but not ill, of course), you get very sleepy at times, and the hours seem to pass like lazy cattle moving across a landscape
1. When you are getting on in years (but not ill, of course), you get very sleepy at times, and the hours seem to pass like lazy cattle moving across a landscape. It was like that for Chips as the autumn term progressed and the days shortened till it was actually dark enough to light the gas before call-over. For Chips, like some old sea captain, still measured time by the signals of the past; and well he might, for he lived at Mrs. Wickett's, just across the road from the School
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