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

Overview
Works: 597 works in 3,011 publications in 4 languages and 31,022 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Records and correspondence  Short stories  Drama  Film adaptations  History  Anthology films  Horror films  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Conceptor, Composer
Classifications: PR6003.E66, 823.912
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Most widely held works by E. F Benson
Make way for Lucia by E. F Benson( Book )

16 editions published between 1976 and 1991 in English and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen Victoria by E. F Benson( Book )

32 editions published between 1935 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

64 editions published between 1920 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 913 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
Charlotte Brontë by E. F Benson( Book )

38 editions published between 1932 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trouble for Lucia by E. F Benson( Book )

39 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in English and French and held by 733 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 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 1938 and 1939 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Francis Drake by E. F Benson( Book )

38 editions published between 1927 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desirable residences and other stories by E. F Benson( Book )

8 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

48 editions published between 1922 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 489 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 488 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 Kaiser and English relations by E. F Benson( Book )

18 editions published between 1936 and 1937 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

30 editions published between 1930 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great classic stories [22 unabridged classics]( Recording )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 416 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 )

23 editions published between 1916 and 2014 in English and held by 412 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
The Collected ghost stories of E.F. Benson by E. F Benson( Book )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry James: autobiography by Henry James( Book )

16 editions published between 1930 and 1978 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This fully annotated selection from [James'] eloquent correspondence allows the writer to reveal himself and the fascinating world in which he lived."--Jacket
Lucia's progress by E. F Benson( Book )

24 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in English and held by 381 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
Ferdinand Magellan by E. F Benson( Book )

24 editions published between 1929 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blotting book by E. F Benson( Book )

25 editions published between 1908 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 259 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
 
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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), 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)

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 (512)

German (17)

French (11)

Catalan (1)

Covers
Queen Lucia : a novelTrouble for LuciaDesirable residences and other storiesMiss Mapp : a novelFine feathers : and other storiesGreat classic stories [22 unabridged classics]The freaks of MayfairThe Collected ghost stories of E.F. Benson