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Para Handy

Neil Munro

Para Handy

the collected stories from "The Vital Spark", "In Highland Harbours with Para Handy" and "Hurricane Jack of the Vital Spark"

by Neil Munro

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Published by Birlinn in Edinburgh .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous title: Para Handy Tales.

Other titlesPara Handy tales.
Statementby Neil Munro ; with eighteen previously uncollected stories introduced and annotated by Brian D. Osborne & Ronald Armstrong.
ContributionsOsborne, Brian., Armstrong, Ronald.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 432 p., [8] p. of plates :
Number of Pages432
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21941664M
ISBN 101874744025

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The Vital Spark was a BBC Scotland television series set in the western isles of Scotland in the s, based on the Para Handy books by Neil Munro. It starred Roddy McMillan as Peter "Para Handy.   Neil Munro's captivating tales of Para Handy, captain of the "Vital Spark", the "smertest" steamboat ever to sail the River Clyde. Whatever happened to the shaggy dog story? Very few, if any seem to be published these days. Maybe our lives are all too pressurized and full-on to allow us to kick back and listen to an engaging, diverting, well-told tale. PG Wodehouse.

Book Descriptions: The hilarious exploits of Para Handy and his crew - beloved by readers since Neil Munro first set them loose on an unsuspecting public all those years ago - are now part of Scotland's genetic make-up. But despite the tales of the Master Mariner, Dougie the Mate, Macphail the Engineer, Sunny Jim and The Tar being in print for almost a century, never before have they received. Get this from a library! Para Handy.. [Neil Munro] -- Para Handy has been sailing his way into the affections of generations of Scots since he first weighed anchor in the pages of the Glasgow Evening News in The master mariner and his crew -.


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Para Handy was the nickname of fictional steamer skipper, Peter MacFarlane, who sailed up and down the west coast of Scotland and the Inner Hebrides with his motley crew in the puffer Vital stories were originally published in the Glasgow Evening News.

The characters are wonderful. None more so than Para Handy himself, of course, but you will love the melancholy Sunny Jim who is /5(21). Para Handy is one these iconic Scottish books with a small number of characters that you get to know as the story goes on.

I always get the feeling that I knew someone similar. Based around a small Puffer (small coastal flat bottom boat) that transports anything from coal to animals etc, etc mainly from the Scottish mainland to the the Islands /5(87).

The Tales of Para Handy is a Scottish television series set in the western isles of Scotland in the s, based on the Para Handy books by Neil starred Gregor Fisher as Captain Peter "Para Handy" MacFarlane, Sean Scanlan as first mate Dougie Cameron, Rikki Fulton as engineer Dan Macphail and Andrew Fairlie as Sunny Jim.

These four made up the crew of the puffer Vital Spark which was Original network: BBC1. Para Handy is one these iconic Scottish books with a small number of characters that you get to know as the story goes on.

I always get the feeling that I knew someone similar. Based around a small Puffer (small coastal flat bottom boat) that transports anything from coal to animals etc, etc mainly from the Scottish mainland to the the Islands /5().

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Comedic adventures of a Clyde puffer ship. In"Para Handy", the second incarnation of Munro's tales, debuted as part of the "Comedy Playhouse" series of pilots - and two series (broadcast ) were commissioned. This time, Roddy MacMillan played the captain Para Handy (in the books, his real name is revealed as "Peter MacFarlane" - but he's never named that in this seres), with.

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Book in 60 seconds. Top-rated local professionals. Handy Happiness Guarantee. Neil Munro Para Handy Tales Stories about the Clyde steamboat The Vital Spark, her Captain, Para Handy, and crew - glum Dan the engineer, Dougie the mate, and ship's boy Sunny Jim - at their work carrying goods along the River Clyde and around Loch Fyne in the first decades of the twentieth century.

PARA HANDY. [Neil. Munro] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Tales of Para Handy is a Scottish television series set in the western isles of Scotland in the s, based on the Para Handy books by Neil Munro.

It starred Gregor Fisher as Captain Peter "Para Handy" MacFarlane, Sean Scanlan as first mate Dougie Cameron, Rikki Fulton as engineer Dan Macphail and Andrew Fairlie as Sunny Jim. Para Handy has been sailing his way into the affections of generations of Scots since he first weighed anchor in the pages of the Glasgow Evening News in The master mariner and his crew – Dougie the mate, Macphail the engineer, Sunny Jim and the Tar – all play their part in evoking the irresistible atmosphere of a bygone age when puffers sailed between West Highland ports and the Author: Neil Munro.

A collection of humorous stories featuring Munro's best-loved creation: master mariner Para Handy. Read by Robert Trotter, all stories are unabridged, self-contained, and describe the numerous adventures aboard Para Handy's ship, The Vital Spark.

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This book is a compilation of the new tales of the motley crew of the Vital Spark which were first published in Para Handy Sails Again and Para Handy All At Sea and in which Donald convinced Neil Munro’s many fans of his ability to create entirely new scenarios around the. Para Handy has been sailing his way into the affections of generations of Scots since he first weighed anchor in the pages of the Glasgow Evening News nearly a hundred years ago.

The Master Mariner and his crew – Dougie the Mate, Macphail the Engineer, Sunny Jim and The Tar – all play their part [ ]. In Highland Harbours with Para Handy. By. Neil Munro. 0 (0 Reviews) Published: Pages: Downloads: 1, Share This. In Highland Harbours with Para Handy. By. Neil Munro. 0 (0 Reviews) Free Download.

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You can also.This book is a compilation of the new tales of the motley crew of the Vital Spark which were first published in Para Handy Sails Again and Para Handy All At .Para Handy has been sailing his way into the affections of generations of Scots since he first weighed anchor in the pages of the Glasgow Evening News in The master mariner and his crew – Dougie the mate, Macphail the engineer, Sunny Jim and the Tar – all play their part in evoking the [ ].