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

Overview
Works: 647 works in 3,072 publications in 4 languages and 31,547 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Records and correspondence  Short stories  Biography  Humorous fiction  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Conceptor, Composer, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PR6003.E66, 823.912
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Mapp and Lucia by E. F Benson( Book )

51 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now a widow, Lucia moves to the village of Tilling where she meets a rival for her social dominance, the clever Miss Mapp
Make way for Lucia by E. F Benson( Book )

18 editions published between 1948 and 1999 in English and held by 1,123 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
As we were : a Victorian peep show by E. F Benson( Book )

46 editions published between 1930 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen Victoria by E. F Benson( Book )

34 editions published between 1935 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

39 editions published between 1932 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

65 editions published between 1920 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 900 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 722 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 644 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 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucia in London by E. F Benson( Book )

37 editions published between 1867 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 549 WorldCat member 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
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 )

19 editions published between 1926 and 2010 in English and held by 454 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

Great classic stories : [22 unabridged classics]( Recording )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 422 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 freaks of Mayfair by E. F Benson( Book )

29 editions published between 1916 and 2014 in English and French and held by 418 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
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 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 386 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
Lucia's progress by E. F Benson( Book )

22 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in English and held by 375 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
The blotting book by E. F Benson( Book )

27 editions published between 1908 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A violent murder disturbs the high society of Edwardian Brighton in this masterful whodunnit from the author of Mapp and Lucia"--Provided by publisher
Crescent and iron cross by E. F Benson( Book )

33 editions published between 1918 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Great classic stories : [22 unabridged classics]
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

Benson, Edward Frederik, 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 (571)

French (9)

German (3)

Turkish (1)

Covers
Make way for LuciaAs we were : a Victorian peep showQueen Lucia : a novelTrouble for LuciaLucia in LondonFine feathers : and other storiesGreat classic stories : [22 unabridged classics]The freaks of Mayfair