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Desirable Residences and Other Stories Paperback – 7 May 1992

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  • Paperback: 292 pages
  • Publisher: Oxford Paperbacks; New edition edition (7 May 1992)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0192829777
  • ISBN-13: 978-0192829771
  • Product Dimensions: 12.9 x 2 x 19.7 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars 3 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 64,924 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Including newly discovered tales featuring Miss Mapp and Dodo, this volume contains 27 Benson short stories, all but two of which have never before appeared in book form. This book is intended for general; fans of E. F. Benson; those interested in fiction of this period. Lovers of short story anthologies.

About the Author

About the Author: E.F. Benson was an extremely prolific and popular novelist, whose works include Dodo and Queen Lucia, and various volumes of reminiscence. About the Editor: Jack Adrian is the author of several thrillers, and war and science fiction novels. He is an authority on 20th-century popular and genre fiction, and has compiled a number of anthologies and single-author collections.

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