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Rosamond Lehmann

by Diana E. LeStourgeon

  • 79 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Twayne Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Lehmann, Rosamond, 1901- -- Criticism and interpretation,
    • Women and literature -- England -- History -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 151-154.

      Statementby Diana E. LeStourgeon.
      SeriesTwayne"s English authors series,, 16
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6023.E42 Z75
      The Physical Object
      Pagination157 p.
      Number of Pages157
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5908025M
      LC Control Number64008331

        Rosamond Lehmann () was born in Buckinghamshire and educated privately before going to Girton College, Cambridge, as a scholar. She was made a CBE in and remains one of the most distinguished writers of the 20th century.4/5(). rosamond lehmann Download rosamond lehmann or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get rosamond lehmann book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want.

        Buy The Weather In The Streets (Virago Modern Classics) New Ed by Lehmann, Rosamond, Day, Elizabeth, Callil, Carmen (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(30).   Rosamond Lehmann (–) was born on the day of Queen Victoria’s funeral, in Buckinghamshire, England, the second of four children. In , a few years after graduating from the University of Cambridge, she published her first novel, Dusty Answer, to critical acclaim and instantaneous n continued to write and publish between .

      Rosamond Lehmann (). “The ballad and the source”, Harvest Books.   In , when British publishers Chatto & Windus accepted Rosamond Lehmann’s first novel, Dusty Answer, they had modest hopes of its authors and tales of youthful experience dominated the market at the time, a craze sparked by Alec Waugh’s autobiographical best seller The Loom of Youth, published in , when he was twenty-six-year-old Lehmann had written a book.


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Trapped in a loveless first marriage, she cheated; her husband knew her lover well, and they became a ménage. When her first novel, Dusty Answer, was published in to critical acclaim, she began to hear a refrain that would resound for over four decades in response to her Author: Selina Hastings.

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Rosamond Lehmann's first book, Dusty Answer (), with its scandalous subject matter, made her a literary celebrity at the age of twenty-seven. Seen as the voice of a new generation, she became the centre of an artistic circle that included W.H.

Get this from a library. Rosamond Lehmann. [Selina Hastings] -- Lehmann's life was as romantic and harrowing as that of any of her fictional heroines.

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This won her acclaim abroad as well as in England (she was particularly popular in France, where Simone de Beauvoir was a big fan). But her private life was increasingly chaotic/5(13).Rosamond Lehmann was born inin Bourne End, Buckinghamshire.

Her father, Rudolph Lehmann, was the editor of Punch, as well as a well-known oarsman and fencer. He became a Liberal M.P. in Her mother, Alice Davis, was from Boston, Massachusetts. Rosamond was the second of their four children. Book of a lifetime: Dusty Answer, By Rosamond Lehmann.

I know exactly where I was when I first encountered Rosamond Lehmann's 'Dusty Answer': at boarding school, in the great creaking Arts.