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Benson's Book Covers - OTHER WORKS - Non-Fiction E.F.Benson (Sketch by Patrick Hamill)
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Fred was a most prolific author, with well over 80 books to his credit by the time he died in 1940.  Here are some of those books, but not all; if you have an E.F.Benson cover or dust jacket not shown here (other than the Black Swan paperbacks, which appear elsewhere on this web page!), please email us!
We are particularly interested in surviving dustjackets of early or first editions; also in foreign language editions.

Special Thanks must go to "Miss Leg" for finding a great many of the following images on eBay, and to "Queen Charlotte's Mittens" for sending in so many from his personal collection!
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Queen Victoria Queen Victoria's Daughters - 1938
King Edward VII - An Appreciation
US Facsimile reprint of "Queen Victoria" published in 1992 by Marlboro Books Corp, a division of Barnes & Noble.
Cover designed by Madkat Studio using a photo courtesy of Art Resource.
1938 hardback edition of "Queen Victoria's Daughters" "Queen Victoria's Daughters" 1st edition 1938, D Appleton - Century Company, New York.
(Thanks to "Queen Charlotte's Mittens"!)
"King Edward VII - An Appreciation" - Longmans 1933 (US first edition reprint edition)
The Kaiser and English Relations Deutschland uber Allah
"The Kaiser & English Relations" - Longmans 1937 ('Cheaper Reissue October 1937'!) "The Outbreak of War 1914" -  G.P. Putnam & Son, N.Y., 1934 1st Edition
(Kindly supplied by "Queen Charlotte's Mittens")
"Deutschland uber Allah" a 31 page pamphlet published by The Field & Queen, London
Ferdinand Magellan Sir Francis Drake Final Edition
"Ferdinand Magellan" Easton Press, (1990). Part of the "Library of Great Lives" series.  Full leather with elaborate gilt-lettering and gilt-decoration on front cover and spine, raised bands to spine, octavo [approximately 8" tall], moire endpapers, all edges gilt, ribbon bookmark, illustrated, printed on acid-free paper. (As spotted on eBay by Miss Leg!) "Ferdinand Magellan" - Harper Bros., N.Y., 1930, 1st Edition. (Kindly supplied by "Queen Charlotte's Mittens") "Sir Francis Drake" Golden Hind series published by John Lane The Bodley Head Ltd., London in 1927 Dustjacket for the US "Final Edition", Fred's last book of autobiographical anecdotes, published by The Appleton Company. (With thanks to 'Blue Birdie')
"As We Were" - a series of anecdotes from the Victorian age - Blue Ribbon, Reprinted February 1934. (Kindly supplied by "Queen Charlotte's Mittens") "As We Are" - Longman's Green & Co, Reprinted December 1932 (Kindly supplied by "Queen Charlotte's Mittens") "A Cargo of Recipes" - a collection of recipes donated by local notables, (including two from Fred!) for the benefit of the Rye, Winchelsea & District Memorial Hospital
(Kindly supplied by "Queen Charlotte's Mittens")
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