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Benson, E. F. (Edward Frederic) 1867-1940

Overview
Works: 632 works in 3,028 publications in 6 languages and 30,043 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Records and correspondence  Short stories  Drama  Film adaptations  History  Anthology films  Horror films  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Conceptor, Composer, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PR6003.E66, 823.912
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Make way for Lucia by E. F Benson( Book )

18 editions published between 1948 and 1999 in English and held by 1,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ford's Theatre, John Little, manager, The Theatre Guild presents "Make Way for Lucia," by John Van Druten (based on novels by E.F. Benson), scenery and costumes by Lucinda Ballard, with Isabel Jeans, Cyril Ritchard, Catherine Willard, Viola Roache, Philip Tongue, Ivan Simpson, directed by Mr. Van Druten, producers, Theresa Helburn and Lawrence Langner
Queen Victoria by E. F Benson( Book )

33 editions published between 1935 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book on Queen Victoria
Charlotte Brontë by E. F Benson( Book )

38 editions published between 1932 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen Lucia : a novel by E. F Benson( Book )

66 editions published between 1920 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 903 WorldCat member 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
Trouble for Lucia by E. F Benson( Book )

41 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in English and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sixth and final volume of E.F. Benson's wildly satirical take on the Edwardian English upper class. The books were recently adapted by the BBC into a mini-series starring Sherlock's Mark Gatiss. In their final showdown, Miss Elizabeth Mapp and Mrs. Emeline "Lucia" Lucas face off in Tilling, vying for the top spot in the village's social scene. When Lucia is elected Mayor, she decides to keep her competition close by naming her Mayoress. Her plan isn't entirely successful, and the two work ceaseless to undercut and one-up each other. Penguin Random House Canada is proud to bring you classic works of literature in e-book form, with the highest quality production values. Find more today and rediscover books you never knew you loved
King Edward VII, an appreciation by E. F Benson( Book )

26 editions published between 1933 and 1934 in English and Undetermined and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen Victoria's daughters by E. F Benson( Book )

6 editions published between 1938 and 1939 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dodo by E. F Benson( Book )

86 editions published between 1893 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lotgevallen van een jonge vrouw uit de betere kringen en haar excentrieke familieleden en vrienden
Desirable residences and other stories by E. F Benson( Book )

8 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Francis Drake by E. F Benson( Book )

21 editions published between 1927 and 1932 in English and Undetermined and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Mapp : a novel by E. F Benson( Book )

49 editions published between 1922 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 480 WorldCat member 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, first in the disturbingly masculine form of two very different retired army officers, both of whom are anything but retiring in their conflicting aims upon her heart
Fine feathers : and other stories by E. F Benson( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of stories featuring, among others, four of Benson's heroines: Amy Bondham, Dodo, Mrs. Ames, and Miss Mapp
The life of Alcibiades by E. F Benson( Book )

18 editions published between 1926 and 2010 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As we are : a modern revue by E. F Benson( Book )

28 editions published between 1930 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The freaks of Mayfair by E. F Benson( Book )

27 editions published between 1916 and 2014 in English and French and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a series of individual sketches of social-climbing 'freaks' described by a detached narrator who serves as tour guide to the oddities of upper-class London society circa 1916
Great classic stories [22 unabridged classics]( Recording )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reginald on house parties / Saki - The Sphinx without a secret / Oscar Wilde -- Tobermory / Saki -- On being idle / Jerome K. Jerome -- For better or worse / W.W. Jacobs -- The model millionaire / Oscar Wilde -- The garden of truth / E. Nesbit -- The cat that walked by himself / Rudyard Kipling -- The girl from Arles / Alphonse Daudet -- Mr. & Mrs. Dove / Katherine Mansfield -- Georgie Porgie / Rudyard Kipling -- Caterpillars / E.F. Benson -- Lost hearts / M.R. James -- Ship to Tarshish / John Buchan -- The tell-tale heart / Edgar Allan Poe -- The man of the night / Edgar Wallace -- Dr. Heidegger's experiment / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- B 24 / Arthur Conan Doyle -- Pat Hobby & Orson Welles / F. Scott Fitzgerald - Mad / Guy de Maupassant -- The black cat / Edgar Allan Poe -- The monkey's paw / W.W. Jacobs
The Collected ghost stories of E.F. Benson by E. F Benson( Book )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

United by a perfect chilling atmosphere and graceful literary style, these ghostly stories range from the horror of vampires, homicidal ghosts and monstrous spectral worms and slugs (appearing in the classic "Negotium Perambulans" and "And No Bird Sings") to the satire of humorous tales that poke fun at charlatan mediums and fake seances ("Spinach" and "Mr Tilly's Seance"). This new edition brings together E.F. Benson's greatest stories, making this the one book that no fan of Benson's or of things spectral can afford to miss
Henry James: letters to A.C. Benson and Auguste Monod by Henry James( Book )

15 editions published between 1930 and 1978 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ferdinand Magellan by E. F Benson( Book )

25 editions published between 1929 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucia's progress by E. F Benson( Book )

22 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fifth volume of E.F. Benson's wildly satirical take on the Edwardian English upper class. The books were recently adapted by the BBC into a mini-series starring Sherlock's Mark Gatiss. Published in America as The Worshipful Lucia. Continuing to live in the village of Tilling, the novel chronicles her continued clashes with Miss Mapp as the two vie for control over the local social scene
 
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Desirable residences and other stories
Alternative Names
Benson, E.

Benson, E. F.

Benson E. F. 1867-1940

Benson, Edward F.

Benson, Edward F. 1867-1940

Benson, Edward F. (Edward Frederic)

Benson, Edward F. (Edward Frederic), 1867-1940

Benson, Edward Frederic

Benson, Edward Frederic 1867-1940

Benson, Edward Frederick

Benson, Edward Fredericke 1867-1940

E. F. Benson angol regény-, novella- és életrajzíró

E. F. Benson britisk skribent

E. F. Benson Brits schrijver (1867-1940)

E・F・ベンスン

Edward Frederic Benson brittisk författare

Edward Frederic Benson écrivain britannique

Edward Frederic Benson englischer Autor

Edward Frederic Benson scrittore inglese

Бенсон, Эдвард Фредерик

Едвард Фредерік Бенсон

ई.एफ. बेन्सन

벤슨, 에드워드 프레더릭 1867-1940

벤슨, 에드워드 프레드릭 1867-1940

ベンスン, E. F

Languages
English (577)

French (11)

German (5)

Estonian (1)

Danish (1)

Catalan (1)

Covers
Queen Lucia : a novelTrouble for LuciaDesirable residences and other storiesMiss Mapp : a novelFine feathers : and other storiesThe freaks of MayfairGreat classic stories [22 unabridged classics]The Collected ghost stories of E.F. BensonLucia's progress