Hatter's Castle is the first novel of author A. The story is set in , in the fictional town of Levenford, on the Firth of Clyde. The plot revolves around many characters and has many subplots, all of which relate to the life of the hatter , James Brodie, whose narcissism and cruelty gradually destroy his family and life. The main characters are James Brodie the hatter and tyrannical patriarch of the Brodie family , Mary Brodie James' elder daughter, also one of the central characters, appearing throughout the first and last section of the novel , Matthew Brodie James' only son and oldest child in the family who also plays a significant role in the novel , Nessie Brodie James' younger daughter and favourite, who remains one of the background characters until the end of the story , Mrs. Brodie James' fragile wife who is never treated as anything more than a servant by her husband , Grandma Brodie James' mother who lives with the Brodie family , Dennis Foyle A young Irishman who has a relationship with Mary , Nancy James' mistress and Dr.
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Return to Book Page. Preview — Castelul palarierului by A. Castelul palarierului by A. Cronin ,. Sanziana Mihalache Translator. In anul , intr-un oras imaginar ce poarta numele Levenford isi duce zilele familia Brodie, care incepe sa se dezbine din pricina narcisismului si cruzimii nemaivazute a capului familiei, James Brodie, palarier de profesie si tiran prin vocatie.
Cartea este o inlantuire de nuclee epice, fiecare subsumandu-se vietii unui personaj: Marry fiica cea mare , Matthew unicul In anul , intr-un oras imaginar ce poarta numele Levenford isi duce zilele familia Brodie, care incepe sa se dezbine din pricina narcisismului si cruzimii nemaivazute a capului familiei, James Brodie, palarier de profesie si tiran prin vocatie.
Cartea este o inlantuire de nuclee epice, fiecare subsumandu-se vietii unui personaj: Marry fiica cea mare , Matthew unicul fiu , Nessie fiica cea mica si copilul preferat al palarierului , dna Brodie sotia fragila a lui James, pe care acesta o trateaza ca pe o sluga si caruia ii ramane supusa pana la moarte , Nancy amanta lui Brodie, care va juca un rol esential in deznodamantul povestii. Momentul-cheie, care declanseaza un intreg lant de intamplari nefericite, este acela in care relatia dintre Mary Brodie, fiica cea mare a palarierului, si Dennis, prima ei iubire, este data in vileag.
Chiar la inceputul romanului, Mary il intalneste pe Dennis, de mai multe ori, la biblioteca. Cand tanarul o invita in targ, fata accepta fara a sta pe ganduri si se furiseaza afara din casa, fara stirea familiei, lucru ce ii va schimba viata cu totul. Cartea a inspirat un film celebru , ce i-a avut in rolurile principale pe Robert Newton, Deborah Kerr si James Mason, dar actiunea a fost destul de mult modificata. Get A Copy. Hardcover , de carti pe care trebuie sa le ai 80 , pages.
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Be the first to ask a question about Castelul palarierului. Lists with This Book. Community Reviews. Showing Average rating 4. Rating details. Sort order. Start your review of Castelul palarierului. Readers also enjoyed. About A. Archibald Joseph Cronin was a Scottish novelist, dramatist, and non-fiction writer who was one of the most renowned storytellers of the twentieth century.
His best-known works are The Citadel and The Keys of the Kingdom , both of which were made into Oscar-nominated films. He also created the Dr. Finlay character, the hero of a series of stories that served as the basis for the long-running BBC tel Archibald Joseph Cronin was a Scottish novelist, dramatist, and non-fiction writer who was one of the most renowned storytellers of the twentieth century.
Finlay character, the hero of a series of stories that served as the basis for the long-running BBC television and radio series entitled Dr. Finlay's Casebook. Books by A. Related Articles. While dealing with her husband's illness, this debut author turned to the refuge of Jane Austen's work. That refuge turned into her highly anticipa Read more Trivia About Hatter's Castle.
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