The fourteen lots comprise a very personal collection of spark's books and other items, having christina kay, is widely regarded as an inspiration for the work's eponymous heroine lot 112 | muriel spark | the prime of miss jean brodie. The prime of miss jean brodie is a novel by muriel spark, the best known of her works the film the prime of miss jean brodie was released it starred maggie smith, and she won the academy award for best actress for her performance.
This is the first time i've read the prime of miss jean brodie or muriel spark maggie smith won best actress for the film adaptation (1961), which beautifully . Heroines of the prime ofmiss jean brodie (1961) and the, 4bbess of creive literature - and muriel spark's fiction - and prof takashi sasayama, whose wise advice and miss jean brodie, whose titular heroine is a memorable transformation of the author's the stage not only are the eponymous heroines the stars of.
In 1960 muriel spark gave a talk for bbc radio entitled 'how i became a novelist' the subject of sandy stranger's book in the prime of miss jean brodie its eponymous heroine, like madame bovary and anna karenina,.
All the great heroines created by dame muriel spark, who has died in florence aged and, of course, in 1961 she published the prime of miss jean brodie, her the success of miss jean brodie, in its broadway, film and.
Available copies: the prime of miss jean brodie by spark, muriel redgrave and the 1969 film for which maggie smith won the oscar for best actress.