To You Mr. Chips
|Title:||To You Mr. Chips|
|Publisher:||The Musson Book Company Ltd.|
|Tags:||fiction, short stories, school stories|
|Description:||Seven short stories of Mr. Chipping and his days as a schoolmaster. The book, however, begins with an account of Chipping’s own experience with the English public school system.|
Author Bio for Hilton, James:
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. Hilton’s writing is known for its depiction of English life between the two world wars, its celebration of English character, and its honest portrayal of life in the early twentieth century.