EF published a nostalgic family memoir, A Nursery in the Nineties
, which is probably her best-known book.
EF published Magic Casements
, a book of essays in which she argued the benefits for young people of undirected, pleasurable, imaginative reading.
5 June 1965
EF died at her own home in Hampstead
, of bronchitis, which had turned into pneumonia.