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Howard, Elizabeth Jane

Overview
Works: 160 works in 1,021 publications in 10 languages and 16,072 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Biography  Historical fiction  Romance fiction  History  Humorous fiction  Suspense fiction  War stories  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Editor, Translator
Classifications: PR6058.O88, 823.914
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Publications about Elizabeth Jane Howard
Publications by Elizabeth Jane Howard
Publications by Elizabeth Jane Howard, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Elizabeth Jane Howard
 
Most widely held works by Elizabeth Jane Howard
Marking time by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Book )
64 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,680 libraries worldwide
In the sequel to Light Years, the nine middle-class Cazalet cousins go to their grandparents in Sussex when Britain enters World War II in 1939
The light years by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Book )
68 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,613 libraries worldwide
Tells of the relationships between three generations of various Cazalet households in England beginning in 1937
Confusion by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Book )
33 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,265 libraries worldwide
The continuing story of the Cazalets, a well-to-do English family. The present volume, the third in the series, centers on cousins Polly and Clary as they leave their country home to begin adult life in World War II London
Getting it right by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Book )
37 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,093 libraries worldwide
Getting it right was not Gavin Lamb's forte, at least where human relationships were concerned. In the hairdressing salon, he was expert with the tools of his trade. But, back home with his mother, it was quite a different matter. He didn't know how to deal with women; he was the prototype late developer. But after Joan's party, he would never be the same again
Casting off by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Book )
46 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,037 libraries worldwide
Polly and Clary wonder if their lives will ever get easier, while Louise, trapped in an unhappy marriage, gathers the courage to leave her husband, and Rupert returns from France to witness the growing rift between his brothers
The long view by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Book )
71 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 851 libraries worldwide
An accurate and revealing portrait of the marriage of Antonia and Conrad Fleming
Mr. Wrong by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Book )
33 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 822 libraries worldwide
From the bestselling author of The Cazelet Chronicles comes Elizabeth Jane Howard's comes Mr Wrong, a collection of short stories. In this dazzling short story collection, including Mr Wrong, The Devoted and Three Miles Up, master storyteller, Elizabeth Jane Howard, illustrates her renowned style and delicious wit. From a family Christmas, to a house-party in France, and a haunting journey into the macabre, Howard explores the subtle tensions of relationships; from flat-sharing to adultery. Funny, perceptive and spine-tingling, Howard's stories are sure to delight. 'Howard has a gift for tilting our sense of reality ... wry humour and elegant perceptions' Guardian 'As polished, stylish and civilised as her many devotees would expect' Julian Barnes 'Each of these stories may be read again with real pleasure' Daily Telegraph
Odd girl out by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Book )
46 editions published between 1972 and 2016 in English and French and held by 802 libraries worldwide
Anne and Edmund been comfortably married for ten years when Arabella, an intriguing young girl (and non-blood relative of Edmund) comes to stay with them. The three become embroiled in a complicated relationship that calls into question and shatters what it means to be "comfortably and safely" married
After Julius : a novel by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Book )
50 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 776 libraries worldwide
It is twenty years since Julius died, but his last heroic action still affects the lives of the people he left behind. Emma, his youngest daughter, twenty-seven years old and afraid of men. Her sister Cressida, a war widow blindly searching for love in her affairs with other women's husbands. Esme, Julius's widow, still attractive at fifty-eight, but aimlessly lost in the routine of her perfect home. Felix, Esme's ex-lover, who left her when Julius died and is still plagued by guilt. And Dan, an outsider. During a disastrous - and revelatory - weekend in Sussex, the influence of the deceased Julius slowly emerges
Something in disguise by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Book )
35 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 725 libraries worldwide
May's second marriage to Colonel Herbert Brown-Lacy is turning out to be a terrible mistake. Her children leave home to escape the Colonel, and his behaviour is beginning to become more and more sinister
Love all by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Book )
16 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 627 libraries worldwide
This is the story of intertwining relationships from a disparate group of people who come together in the late 1960s in Melton, a small town in the West Country - how they come to love, and not to love each other in different ways and why
The sea change by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Book )
52 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 609 libraries worldwide
Four people's story: a playwright of sixty-one, his younger wife who is unable to forget the death of her child, a young man whose devotion to the playwright is excessive, and an unsophisticated girl, the playwright's secretary. From London to New York to a Greek island via Athens, the characters relate their different points of view and the discoveries they make about themselves and each other are revealed. With each revelation, the four are faced with a dramatic shock leading to a disturbing conclusion
Falling by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Book )
21 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and Danish and held by 514 libraries worldwide
Henry Kent has been looking for someone. He's in late middle age, is almost without means, living isolated on a dank houseboat. When Daisy Langrish buys a cottage not far from where he moors his boat, Henry's antennae are alerted. He gets a job looking after her cottage and tending her garden while she's away working. But there's something about Henry which arouses the suspicions of Daisy's daughter and her agent. They begin to investigate into Henry's past
All change by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Book )
11 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 382 libraries worldwide
It is the 1950s and as the Cazalets' beloved matriarch, the Duchy, passes away, she takes with her the last remnants of a world of great houses and servants, of class and tradition in which the Cazalets have thrived. Louise, now divorced, becomes entangled in a painful affair; while Polly and Clary must balance marriage and motherhood with their own ideas and ambitions. Hugh and Edward, now in their sixties, are feeling ill equipped for this modern world; while Villy, long abandoned by her husband, must at last learn to live independently. But it is Rachel, who has always lived for others, who will face her greatest challenges yet. Events will converge at Christmas at Home Place; on which a new generation of Cazalets will descend. Only one thing is certain, nothing will ever be the same again
The beautiful visit by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Book )
35 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 298 libraries worldwide
Life had been distinctly lacking in possibilities-until The Visit. But, ever afterwards, just remembering the smell of the Lancing's house would enrapture her, taking her back to that very first day when Lucy and Gerald had picked her up from the station. All the longing, excitement and poignant comedy of adolescence is captured in Elizabeth Jane Howard's first novel about a young girl growing up in the years surrounding the First World War
Bettina, a portrait by Arthur Helps( Book )
12 editions published in 1957 in 3 languages and held by 251 libraries worldwide
Confusion by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 243 libraries worldwide
This volume continues the Cazalet family saga, moving through the dark middle days of World War II, to May 8, 1945, VE Day, as the turmoil of that somber time echoes in the struggle and chaos of most people's lives
The light years by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 171 libraries worldwide
Story of the Cazalet family in pre-WWII England, recreating a vanished historical portrait
Marking time by Elizabeth Jane Howard( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 141 libraries worldwide
In this second volume of the Cazalet Chronicles, the story begins after the invasion of Poland in 1939, when war is clearly imminent and unavoidable.--
The Lover's companion ( Book )
7 editions published between 1978 and 1999 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Elizabet Ceyn Hovard
Elizabeth Jane Howard britische Schriftstellerin
Elizabeth Jane Howard Brits schrijfster (1923-2014)
Elizabeth Jane Howard romancière anglaise
Elizabeth Jane Howard scrittrice britannica
Howard, Elizabeth
Howard, Elizabeth 1923-2014
Howard, Elizabeth J.
Howard, Elizabeth J. 1923-2014
Howard, Elizabeth Jane 1923-...
Говард, Элизабет Джейн
الیزابت جین هاوارد نویسنده بریتانیایی
एलिज़ाबेथ जेन हॉवर्ड
Languages
English (556)
Danish (55)
German (19)
French (7)
Italian (7)
Swedish (6)
Polish (2)
Slovenian (2)
Spanish (1)
Dutch (1)
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