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by Howard, Elizabeth Jane

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TitleThe beautiful visit
Author / Responsible partyHoward, Elizabeth Jane
GenreDomestic fiction.
TopicsDomestic fiction. Young women - fiction.
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd.


Set against the backdrop of World War I and the consequent and concomitant changing of social values in Britain, this is an original coming-of-age novel. Lavinia is a young woman whose social world is expanded when she is invited to a Christmas party. The themes of the novel include -- inter alia -- love, marriage, madness, war, boredom, female emancipation, families and social class.

Additional Information

System control numberE14481
Original Print PublisherLondon : Cape, 1950.
Narrator NameJuliet Stevenson.
Participant or performer noteJuliet Stevenson.
Narrators GenderFemale narrator