According to Russell Harty
continued to be fashionable as a playwright, a licensed darling,
Breen, Mary. “Piggies and Spoilers of Girls: The Representation of Sexuality in the Novels of Molly Keane”. Sex, Nation and Dissent in Irish Writing, St Martin’s Press, pp. 202-20.
well into the 1950s.
Her last two M. J. Farrell novels were Loving Without Tears (1951) and Treasure Hunt (1952). The 1988 and 1990 Virago
reprints of Loving Without Tears and Treasure Hunt had introductions by Russell Harty