The Abbess of Crewe

The Abbess of Crewe

by Muriel Spark


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The Abbess of Crewe by Muriel Spark

An election is held at the abbey of Crewe and the new lady abbess takes up her high office with implacable serenity.
This is a satirical fantasy about ecclesiastical and other kinds of politics. The author has also written The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie and Girls of Slender Means.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780811212960
Publisher: New Directions Publishing Corporation
Publication date: 05/28/1995
Series: Bibelots Series
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 1
Sales rank: 851,293
Product dimensions: 4.80(w) x 7.00(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Muriel Spark (1918–2006) was the author of dozens of novels, including The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, Memento Mori, A Far Cry from Kensington, The Girls of Slender Means, The Ballad of Peckham Rye, The Driver’s Seat, and many more. She became Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 1993.

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