Huse, Nancy. Noel Streatfeild. Twayne, 1994.
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|Literary responses||Marghanita Laski||
Reviews were mixed. The San Francisco Chronicle called this a tour-de-force of its kind,, a little jewel of horror. The Times Literary Supplement dismissed it as surprisingly sentimental and not a very original story...
|Literary responses||Frances Hodgson Burnett||
The website of Persephone Books , recent publishers of this novel, argues that Bettina is one of the great self-reliant heroines of fiction, and that the focus of the novel falls on her American energy...
|Literary responses||Dorothy Whipple|
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|Literary responses||E. M. Delafield||
Marie Belloc Lowndes , a Roman Catholic, observed in late 1945 that EMD 's early anti-Catholic suffered from a failure of realism, being filled with fantastic imaginary figures of the old Catholic world.
Lowndes, Marie Belloc. Diaries and Letters of Marie Belloc Lowndes, 1911-1947. Marques, Susan LowndesEditor , Chatto and Windus, 1971.
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|Literary responses||Margaret Oliphant|
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|Literary responses||Cicely Hamilton||
This novel was awarded the Prix Femina Vie Heureuse in early 1920.
The Times announcement of the award mentioned that it was worth £40 and that a committee (with Marie Belloc Lowndes as president...
Hamilton, Cicely. Life Errant. J. M. Dent and Sons, 1935.
She decided to write this one in preference to a different potential novel which was also pressing to be written. She made two false starts before she could feel the story was launched. For use...
|Publishing||Frances Hodgson Burnett|
She had the idea for this book about a country house family, requiring detailed knowledge of cricket, while sitting in the hot sun shortly after her previous novel appeared. The new idea made her pulse...