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Richmal Crompton

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Richmal Crompton Lamburn (15 November 1890 – 11 January 1969) was initially trained as a schoolmistress but later became a popular English writer, best known for her Just William series of books, humorous short stories, and to a lesser extent adult fiction books. [1]

53 relations: Bromley Common, Bromley High School, Bury, Bury Grammar School, Classics, Darley Dale, Derbyshire, Englefield Green, Ian Ousby, John Battersby Crompton Lamburn, Just William, Just William (book series), Just William's Luck, Lancashire, List of works published posthumously, Mary Cadogan, Mastectomy, Matlock, Derbyshire, More William, Persephone Books, Pitsea, Poliomyelitis, Princess Royal University Hospital, Royal Holloway, University of London, Schoolmaster, St Elphin's School, Still William, Surrey, Sweet William (short story collection), The Girl's Own Paper, Thomas Henry (illustrator), University of London, University of Roehampton, Warrington, Wat Tyler Country Park, William (book), William and Air Raid Precautions, William and The Brains Trust, William and the Masked Ranger, William Carries On, William Does His Bit, William in Trouble (short story collection), William the Conqueror (short story collection), William the Detective, William the Dictator, William the Good (short story collection), William the Lawless, William the Outlaw, William the Pirate, William's Crowded Hours, ..., William's Television Show, Women's suffrage, World War II. Expand index (3 more) »

Bromley Common

Bromley Common is the area centered on the road of the same name, stretching between Masons Hill at the south end of Bromley and Hastings Road, Locksbottom.

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Bromley High School

Bromley High School is a girls' independent school located in Bickley, Greater London.

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Bury

Bury is a town in Greater Manchester, England, on the River Irwell east of Bolton, southwest of Rochdale and northwest of Manchester.

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Bury Grammar School

Bury Grammar School Boys is an independent' day school in Bury, Greater Manchester, England, that has existed since c.1570.

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Classics

Classics or classical studies is the study of classical antiquity.

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Darley Dale

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Derbyshire

Derbyshire is a county in the East Midlands of England.

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Englefield Green

Englefield Green is a large village in northern Surrey, England.

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Ian Ousby

Ian Vaughan Kenneth Ousby (26 June 1947 – 6 August 2001) was a British historian, author and editor.

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John Battersby Crompton Lamburn

John Battersby Crompton Lamburn (1893 – 1972) was a British writer, younger brother of Richmal Crompton, who was best known for her "William" books for boys.

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Just William

Just William is the first book of children's short stories about the young school boy William Brown, written by Richmal Crompton, and published in 1922.

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Just William (book series)

The Just William series is a sequence of thirty-nine books written by English author Richmal Crompton.

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Just William's Luck

This page is about the novel.

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Lancashire

Lancashire (abbreviated Lancs.) is a county in north west England.

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List of works published posthumously

The following is a list of works that were published or distributed posthumously.

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Mary Cadogan

Mary Cadogan (née Summersby) (30 May 1928 – 29 September 2014) was an English author.

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Mastectomy

Mastectomy (from Greek μαστός "breast" and ἐκτομή ektomia "cutting out") is the medical term for the surgical removal of one or both breasts, partially or completely.

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Matlock, Derbyshire

Matlock is the county town of Derbyshire, England.

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More William

More William is the second William collection in the much acclaimed ''Just William'' series by Richmal Crompton.

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Persephone Books

Persephone Books is an independent publisher based in Bloomsbury, London.

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Pitsea

Pitsea is a small town in the east of the Basildon district of south Essex, England.

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Poliomyelitis

Poliomyelitis, often called polio or infantile paralysis, is an infectious disease caused by the poliovirus.

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Princess Royal University Hospital

The Princess Royal University Hospital or PRUH is a large acute district general hospital situated in Locksbottom, near Farnborough, in the London Borough of Bromley.

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Royal Holloway, University of London

Royal Holloway, University of London (RHUL), formally incorporated as Royal Holloway and Bedford New College, is a public research university and a constituent college of the federal University of London.

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Schoolmaster

The word schoolmaster, or simply master, formerly referred to a male school teacher.

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St Elphin's School

St Elphins School was a boarding school for the daughters of the clergy of the Church of England.

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Still William

Still - William is the fifth book in the Just William series by Richmal Crompton.

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Surrey

Surrey is a county in South East England, and one of the home counties.

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Sweet William (short story collection)

Sweet William is the eighteenth short story collection in the Just William series by Richmal Crompton.

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The Girl's Own Paper

The Girl's Own Paper (G.O.P.)was a British story paper catering to girls and young women, published from 1880 until 1956.

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Thomas Henry (illustrator)

Thomas Henry (born Thomas Henry Fisher) (1879–1962) was an English illustrator, best remembered for his illustrations of Richmal Crompton's William books.

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University of London

The University of London (abbreviated as Lond. or more rarely Londin. in post-nominals) is a collegiate and a federal research university located in London, England.

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University of Roehampton

The University of Roehampton, formerly Roehampton Institute of Higher Education, is a public university in the United Kingdom, situated on three major sites in Roehampton, south-west London.

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Warrington

Warrington is a large town and unitary authority area in Cheshire, England, on the banks of the River Mersey, east of Liverpool, and west of Manchester.

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Wat Tyler Country Park

GPS Co-ordinates: Wat Tyler Country Park is a country park located to the south of Pitsea, Essex.

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William (book)

The 12th in the series of Richmal Crompton's books about the eleven year old William Brown and his three compatriots, together known as the Outlaws.

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William and Air Raid Precautions

William and Air Raid Precautions is the 21st book of children's short stories in the Just William series by Richmal Crompton.

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William and The Brains Trust

William And The Brains Trust is the twenty-fifth book in the Just William series by Richmal Crompton.

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William and the Masked Ranger

William and the Masked Ranger is a book of short stories in the Just William series by Richmal Crompton.

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William Carries On

William Carries On is the twenty-fourth book in the Just William series by Richmal Crompton.

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William Does His Bit

William Does His Bit is the 23rd book of children's short stories in the Just William series by Richmal Crompton.

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William in Trouble (short story collection)

William in Trouble is a book in the children's Just William series by Richmal Crompton.

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William the Conqueror (short story collection)

William the Conqueror is the sixth book in the Just William series by Richmal Crompton.

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William the Detective

William - The Detective is a book in the Just William series written by Richmal Crompton.

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William the Dictator

William — The Dictator is the 20th book of children's short stories in the Just William series by Richmal Crompton.

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William the Good (short story collection)

William the Good is the ninth book in the Just William series of books by Richmal Crompton.

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William the Lawless

William the Lawless was the last story collection in the William Books series.

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William the Outlaw

William the Outlaw is the seventh book in the Just William series by Richmal Crompton.

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William the Pirate

William the Pirate is the fourteenth book in the Just William series by Richmal Crompton.

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William's Crowded Hours

William's Crowded Hours is the thirteenth book in the Just William series by Richmal Crompton.

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William's Television Show

William's Television Show was a book in the ''Just William'' series by Richmal Crompton.

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Women's suffrage

Women's suffrage (colloquial: female suffrage, woman suffrage or women's right to vote) --> is the right of women to vote in elections; a person who advocates the extension of suffrage, particularly to women, is called a suffragist.

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World War II

World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richmal_Crompton

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