Questions tagged [james-hilton]

For questions about works by the British novelist and Oscar-winning screenwriter (1900–1954), best known for novels such as Lost Horizon and Goodbye, Mr Chips, and screenplays such as Mrs Miniver.

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Meaning of "Fifth Form at St Dominic's"

In James Hilton's Lost Horizon (1933), Rutherford says: I don't care much for Wyland. I can't stand his type—all that primness and mountainous self-importance. And the complete head-prefectorial mind—...
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