E.M. Delafield




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  • Historical

    Apr-2015

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  • General Fiction

    Jan-2015

    Edmée Elizabeth Monica Dashwood, (1890 –1943), commonly known as E. M. Delafield, was a prolific English author. She is best known for her largely autobiographical Diary of a Provincial Lady, which took the form of a journal of the life of an uppe...

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  • General Fiction

    Aug-2012

    'Faster! Faster!' is a novel that tells of the mid-life crisis of Claudia Winsloe, who finds herself trapped by the dual responsibilities of her career and her family. The harder she pushes herself the more she becomes out of touch and increasingly i...

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  • General Fiction

    Aug-2012

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  • General Fiction

    Dec-2011

    Provincial Lady -

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  • Oct-2011

    In 1910-1914, Callie Lempriere is sent home from Barbados, where she attempts to piece together the mystery surrounding her family, the death of her mother and the 'exile' of her Uncle Lucy. 'No One Now Will Know' looks at three generations of the Le...

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  • General Fiction

    Sep-2011

    Miss Vivian cutting bread and butter She does quite enough without that Henderson She had the D G V O in there yesterday afternoon for ages I thought he was never going I stood outside her door for half an hour I should think absolutely hung up over ...

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  • General Fiction

    Jun-2011

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  • General Fiction

    Oct-2005

    Provincial Lady -

    The Provincial Lady travels the US on a literary tour. She visits New York, Cleveland, Chicago and the World's Fair of 1932, Boston, and Philadelphia, among other cities. This new editon, issued in celebration of the Provincial Lady's 75th anniversar...

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  • General Fiction

    Sep-2005

    Provincial Lady -

    These highly acclaimed, delightful novels are written in diary form by the Provincial Lady, who lives in a country house with her husband, two children, the children's French governess, Cook and a few assorted helpers. The era of the 1930s is wittily...

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  • General Fiction

    Sep-2005

    Provincial Lady -

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  • General Fiction

    Jun-1989

    She could never, looking backwards, remember a time when she had not known that a woman's failure or success in life depended entirely upon whether or not she succeeded in getting a husband" When in the company of a young man a dutiful daughter shou...

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  • General Fiction

    Jun-1989

    'You've never told me about your marriage, Laura?' said Duke Ayland. . . . 'Yes. It's only - I'm very fond of Alfred,' said Laura, taking the plunge and temporarily unaware that almost all wives begin conversations about almost all husbands in preci...

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  • General Fiction

    Jan-1988

    Provincial Lady -

    Behind this rather prim title lies the hilarious fictional diary of a disaster-prone lady of the 1930s, and her attempts to keep her somewhat ramshackle household from falling into chaos: there's her husband Robert, who, when he's not snoozing behind...

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  • General Fiction

    This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefo...

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  • General Fiction

    The novel is set in the West of England, over the course of one week in January 1942. Set against the background of a decaying English country-house tradition, the story follows Valentine Arbell and her two daughters, as they struggle to stand up for...

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  • General Fiction

    Provincial Lady -

    These highly acclaimed, delightful novels are written in diary form by the Provincial Lady, who lives in a country house with her husband, two children, the children's French governess, Cook and a few assorted helpers. The era of the 1930s is wittily...

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