Benson, E. F. (Edward Frederic) 1867-1940
Most widely held works about E. F Benson
Most widely held works by E. F Benson
Make way for Lucia by E. F Benson ( Book )
12 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and held by 1,172 libraries worldwide
England between the wars was a paradise of utter calm and leisure for the very, very rich. But into this enclave is born Mrs. Emmeline Lucas - La Lucia, as she is known - a woman determined to lead a life quite different from the pomp and the subdued and hushed nature of her class. With her cohort, Georgie Pillson, and her husband Peppino, she upends the greats of high society.
Queen Lucia by E. F Benson ( Book )
54 editions published between 1920 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 878 libraries worldwide
Lucia and her husband Georgia insert little Italian phrases into all of their conversations in the small village of Riseholme, but they live in perpetual dread of meeting a genuine Italian who might expose their pretensions.
Charlotte Brontë by E. F Benson ( Book )
26 editions published between 1932 and 1978 in English and held by 852 libraries worldwide
Mapp and Lucia by E. F Benson ( Book )
38 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 815 libraries worldwide
"Shaking the dust of Riseholme from her elegant feet, Lucia prepares to conquer the high society of Tilling, with George Pillson as her devoted courtier. Meanwhile, Miss Mapp prepares to defend her position as doyenne of Tilling. The town is split into an exciting and scintillating war of garden parties, bridge evenings and staggeringly simple little dinners."--Container.
As we were; a Victorian peep show by E. F Benson ( Book )
26 editions published between 1930 and 1985 in English and held by 781 libraries worldwide
Queen Victoria by E. F Benson ( Book )
12 editions published between 1935 and 1998 in English and held by 758 libraries worldwide
Book on Queen Victoria.
Queen Victoria's daughters by E. F Benson ( Book )
5 editions published between 1938 and 1939 in English and held by 637 libraries worldwide
Trouble for Lucia by E. F Benson ( Book )
28 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and French and held by 635 libraries worldwide
Lucia's lofty ambitions are at last to be fulfilled. As Mayor-Elect of Tilling, it seems that she achieved her highest ambition as she reigns supreme from Mallards, formerly the home of Mrs. Benjamin Mapp-Flint.
King Edward VII, an appreciation by E. F Benson ( Book )
6 editions published between 1933 and 1934 in English and held by 624 libraries worldwide
Desirable residences and other stories by E. F Benson ( Book )
5 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 573 libraries worldwide
This book contains twenty-seven of the best of E.F. Benson's short stories. Over half of the stories were written during the 1920s, when Benson was at the height of his powers and his eye for the ridiculous was at its sharpest. There are notably funny and waspish tales involving some archetypal Benson characters: absurd, gossipy dowagers, apalling female meddlers and hapless males.
Fine feathers : and other stories by E. F Benson ( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 544 libraries worldwide
A selection of stories featuring, among others, four of Benson's heroines: Amy Bondham, Dodo, Mrs. Ames, and Miss Mapp.
Lucia in London by E. F Benson ( Book )
29 editions published between 1867 and 2011 in English and French and held by 539 libraries worldwide
Mrs Emmeline Lucas now ascends the dizzy heights of London society as she makes good use of Aunt Amy's legacy. Riseholme is left to scan the gossip columns as "Queen Lucia" sails triumphantly from one glorious gaffe to the next.
Lucia's progress by E. F Benson ( Book )
28 editions published between 1935 and 2010 in English and held by 530 libraries worldwide
Lucia's progress is the fifth in the satirical and sharply observed Lucia series. The society of Tilling is once again bombarded by Lucia and Miss Mapp (now Mrs. Benjamin Mapp-Flint), as they launch themselves into a fresh foray of deadly civilities. For Mrs. Mapp-Flint returns from her honeymoon in too triumphant a mood and Lucia must scheme to bring this new bride down to her proper place.
Sir Francis Drake by E. F Benson ( Book )
13 editions published between 1927 and 1932 in English and held by 499 libraries worldwide
The Collected ghost stories of E.F. Benson by E. F Benson ( Book )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 460 libraries worldwide
Miss Mapp by E. F Benson ( Book )
37 editions published between 1922 and 2011 in English and French and held by 450 libraries worldwide
Miss Elizabeth Mapp, magnificent grande dame and heiress, is always on the lookout lest her neighbors fall outside the bounds of perfect, exemplary manners. But her tightly controlled world is soon beset on all sides by interlopers. Can Mapp, super-strategist of the drawing room and experienced provocateur of amorous intrigue, overcome all obstacles and be united with the object of her matrimonial desires?
As we are : a modern revue by E. F Benson ( Book )
9 editions published between 1932 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 420 libraries worldwide
The freaks of Mayfair by E. F Benson ( Book )
26 editions published between 1916 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 392 libraries worldwide
An amusing look at snobs, hypochondriacs, faddists, psychics and social climbers.
Final edition by E. F Benson ( Book )
8 editions published between 1940 and 1941 in English and held by 382 libraries worldwide
Henry James: letters to A.C. Benson and Auguste Monod by Henry James ( Book )
11 editions published between 1930 and 1977 in English and held by 343 libraries worldwide
Alcibiades Alice,--Grand Duchess, consort of Ludwig IV, Grand Duke of Hesse-Darmstadt,--1843-1878 Audiobooks Audiobooks Authors, American Authors, English Beatrice,--Princess Henry of Battenberg,--1857-1944 Benson, Arthur Christopher,--1862-1925 Benson, E. F.--1867-1940 Benson family Biography Brontë, Charlotte,--1816-1855 Drake, Francis,--Sir,--1540?-1596 Drama Edward--VII,--King of Great Britain,--1841-1910 England England--London Europe Female friendship Fiction Germany Ghost stories Ghost stories, English Great Britain Helena Augusta Victoria,--Princess Christian of Schleswig-Holstein,--1846-1923 History Humorous stories, English International relations James, Henry,--1843-1916 Large type books Louise,--Princess, Duchess of Argyll,--1848-1939 Lucia (Fictitious character) Magalhães, Fernão de,--d. 1521 Manners and customs Mapp, Miss (Fictitious character) Monod, Auguste,--1851- Novelists, English Political science Records and correspondence Rich people Short stories Snobs and snobbishness Supernatural Television programs Turkey Victoria,--Empress, consort of Frederick III, German Emperor,--1840-1901 Victoria,--Queen of Great Britain,--1819-1901 William--II,--German Emperor,--1859-1941 Women World War (1914-1918)
Benson, E. F.
Benson, E. F. 1867-1940
Benson, Edward F.
Benson, Edward F. 1867-1940
Benson, Edward F. (Edward Frederic), 1867-1940
Benson, Edward Frederic
Benson, Edward Frederic, 1867-1940
Benson, Edward Frederick