Queen Lucia

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The Floating Press, Feb 1, 2011 - Fiction - 267 pages
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The Mapp and Lucia series of novels penned by author E.F. Benson is a study in opposites. The vengeful and calculating Miss Mapp, whom many readers love to hate, is balanced out by the social graces of Lucia, who, though good-hearted and well-meaning, often finds herself mired in seemingly intractable snafus. Queen Lucia is the first novel in the series and an engrossing introduction to these two protagonists' shared social milieu.
 

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User Review  - rosalita - LibraryThing

NOTE: This review applies to the entire Mapp and Lucia series. This appears to be one of those series that people either love or hate. Set in the early decades of the 20th century, E.F. Benson skewers ... Read full review

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User Review  - etxgardener - LibraryThing

I first read E. F. Benson's Lucia and Mapp novels in the 1980's when I chanced upon a volume of the collected novels in the remaindered section of Barnes and Noble. Since then, there has been a BBC ... Read full review

Contents

Chapter One
4
Chapter Two
25
Chapter Three
47
Chapter Four
65
Chapter Five
88
Chapter Six
107
Chapter Seven
138
Chapter Eight
166
Chapter Ten
211
Chapter Eleven
232
Chapter Twelve
261
Chapter Thirteen
292
Chapter Fourteen
316
Chapter Fifteen
340
Chapter Sixteen
364
Copyright

Chapter Nine
195

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