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Something in disguise

Howard, Elizabeth Jane.

Something in disguise

by Howard, Elizabeth Jane.

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, London: Cape, 1969.

Statement(by) Elizabeth Jane Howard.
The Physical Object
Pagination283p. ;
Number of Pages283
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16522581M
ISBN 100140032886

Something in Disguise. By: The final book in the landmark Cazalet Chronicles, recently broadcast on BBC Radio 4. It is the s and as the Cazalets' beloved matriarch, the Duchy, passes away, she takes with her the last remnants of a world - of great houses and servants, of class and tradition - in which the Cazalets have thrived. From the lauded, bestselling author of the Cazalet Chronicles, Something in Disguise paints a candid picture of a family in crisis, from the ever witty Elizabeth Jane Howard. May's second marriage to Colonel Herbert Brown-Lacy is turning out to be a terrible mistake.

  The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Collected Novels Volume Two: Odd Girl Out, Something in Disguise, Falling, and Getting It Right by Elizabeth Jane Howard. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpBrand: Open Road Media. Something in Disguise (–) Plot. Showing all 1 items Jump to: Summaries (1) Summaries. Drama Series of the Life of twice married couple Herbert and Mary Browne Lacey. — Audio Books.

Other articles where Something in Disguise is discussed: Elizabeth Jane Howard: (), After Julius (), and Something in Disguise (). The last two were later adapted as television plays for which Howard wrote the scripts. She was perhaps best known for the semiautobiographical novels known as the Cazalet Chronicles—The Light Years (), Marking Time (), Confusion ( disguise (someone or something) as (someone or something) To cause someone or something to look or seem like someone or something else. Unless you plan to disguise yourself as a potted plant, there's no way you'll be able to sit in on that meeting. I think that statement was just anger disguised as sarcasm.


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Something in disguise The other books in the series are Confusion, Casting Off, and All Change. She also edited several anthologies and wrote short stories, articles, television plays, film scripts and a book on food with Fay Maschler.

She was made a CBE in. At once a candid depiction of a post-war family on the cusp of change and a touching love story, Something in Disguise embodies the startling truth, wit and daring that Elizabeth Jane Howard Brand: Pan Macmillan. With Ursula Howells, Elizabeth Garvie, David Gwillim, Richard Vernon.

Drama Series of the Life of twice married couple Herbert and Mary Browne Lacey/10(2). GIRL IN DISGUISE by Greer Macallister is a historical fiction book based on the life of Kate Warne, the first female Pinkerton agent.

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See all. The final book in the landmark Cazalet Chronicles, recently broadcast on BBC Radio 4. It is the s and as the Cazalets' beloved matriarch, the Duchy, passes away, she takes with her the last remnants of a world - of great houses and servants, of class and tradition - in which the Cazalets have thrived.

Book summary: Something in Disguise BY ELIZABETH HOWARD May's second marriage to Colonel Herbert Brown-Lacy is turning out to be a terrible mistake. Her children leave home to escape the Colonel, and his behaviour is beginning to become more and more sinister. First published inElizabeth Jane Howard's fifth novel 'Something in Disguise' tells the story of May, whose husband was killed during WW2, leaving her a widow with two children: Oliver and Elizabeth, who are now twenty-four and twenty years old respectively/5(21).

From the lauded, bestselling author of the Cazalet Chronicles, Something in Disguise paints a candid picture of a family in crisis, from the ever witty Elizabeth Jane Howard.

May's second marriage to Colonel Herbert Brown-Lacy is turning out to be a terrible mistake. Her son, Oliver, leaves home only to drift from one affair to another; his sister Elizabeth follows him, yearning for some kind.

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Many great novels start with a premise, which mirrors or takes inspiration from something in real life. In Greer Macallister's Girl in Disguise, the inspiration is the real-life Kate Warne, the first female private detective who began her career with Pinkerton's in Learning about her made me wonder which came first – did the concept of creating a woman detective rise from some writer's fertile imagination.

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