Author:Edward Frederic Benson

Edward Frederic Benson

English novelist, biographer, memoirist, archaelogist and short story writer, known professionally as E. F. Benson. Best remembered for his Mapp and Lucia series about Emmeline "Lucia" Lucas and Elizabeth Mapp; and for his ghost stories.

Edward Frederic Benson



The Lucia booksEdit

  • Queen Lucia (1920)
  • Miss Mapp (1922)
  • Lucia in London (1927)
  • Mapp and Lucia (1931)
  • Lucia's Progress (1935, also known as The Worshipful Lucia)
  • Trouble for Lucia (1939)

The Dodo booksEdit

Other novelsEdit

Short story collectionsEdit


Short works from magazinesEdit


Works about BensonEdit


Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1927.

The author died in 1940, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.