Delphi Complete Works of Elizabeth von Arnim (Illustrated) - , Preview:
The Australian-born British novelist Elizabeth von Arnim was a member of the literary glitterati, her cousin being Katherine Mansfield, her children tutored by both E. M. Forster and Hugh Walpole and she was also a lover of H. G. Wells. Celebrated novels such as ‘The Enchanted April’ are notable for their mordant wit, ironic style and their unsentimental treatment of the relationship between men and women. This comprehensive eBook presents von Arnim’s complete works, with numerous illustrations, rare texts, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to von Arnim’s life and works * Concise introductions to the major novels and other texts * All 18 novels, with individual contents tables * Features rare novels appearing for the first time in digital publishing, including INTRODUCTION TO SALLY, EXPIATION, FATHER and JASMINE FARM * Also features the apocryphal novel THE ORDEAL OF ELIZABETH * Images of how the books were first published, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts * Excellent formatting of the texts * Famous works such as ELIZABETH AND HER GERMAN GARDEN are fully illustrated with their original images * Includes von Arnim’s rare children’s book, fully illustrated – available in no other collection * Features von Arnim’s travelogue * Also includes the author’s semi-autobiography, ALL THE DOGS OF MY LIFE * Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles CONTENTS: The Novels ELIZABETH AND HER GERMAN GARDEN THE SOLITARY SUMMER THE BENEFACTRESS PRINCESS PRISCILLA’S FORTNIGHT FRÄULEIN SCHMIDT AND MR ANSTRUTHER THE CARAVANERS THE PASTOR’S WIFE CHRISTINE CHRISTOPHER AND COLUMBUS IN THE MOUNTAINS VERA THE ENCHANTED APRIL LOVE INTRODUCTION TO SALLY EXPIATION FATHER THE JASMINE FARM MR. SKEFFINGTON THE ORDEAL OF ELIZABETH (Apocryphal) The Children’s Book THE APRIL BABY’S BOOK OF TUNES The Travel Writing THE ADVENTURES OF ELIZABETH IN RÜGEN The Autobiography ALL THE DOGS OF MY LIFE Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles or to purchase this eBook as a Parts Edition of individual eBooks.