TAYLOR] BEAUMAN, Nicola
Title The Other Elizabeth Taylor
Binding Softcover; Trade PB
Book Condition Very Good+
Size 444 pages
Publisher London Persephone Books 2009
1906462100 / 9781906462109
Seller ID 6960
Spine lightly curved and creased, covers faintly edgeworn, title page creased. A very nice copy. ; ' Betty Coles became Elizabeth Taylor upon her marriage in 1936. Her first novel "At Mrs. Lippincote's" appeared in the same year (1945) as the actress Elizabeth Taylor was appearing in "National Velvet." Over the next thirty years, "the other Elizabeth Taylor" lived and worked in Buckinghamshire and published eleven more novels and four volumes of short stories.'
; Nicola Beauman's biography 'tries to give this marvellous novelist her due while describing her life as truthfully as possible'. The author founded Persephone Books in 1999. This title recommended by Lyn B., author of the 'I Prefer Reading'
blog and member of the DES email discussion group. Image is actual copy offered.
British Woman Author Novelist 20th Century Britain