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Maidens" trip

Emma Smith

Maidens" trip

by Emma Smith

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Published by Chatto & Windus .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published MacGibbon & Kee, 1948.

Statementedited and abridge by the author.
SeriesQueen"s classic series
The Physical Object
Pagination154p.,19cm
Number of Pages154
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18831453M

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The Great Western Beach is Emma Smith's wonderfully atmospheric memoir of a s childhood in Newquay, Cornwall. She recalls the rocks, the sea, the beaches, the picnics, the teas and pasties, the bracing walks, the tennis tournaments and bathing parties, the curious residents and fascinating holiday-makers - relishing every glorious, salty detail.

Maidens' Trip () proved to be a critical and a commercial success and won the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize. With the proceeds from it, she moved to Paris, where she took a room in the Hotel de Tournon and, drawing on her memories of India, typed up her second novel.

It was reprinted by Bloomsbury in Children: Barnaby and Lucy Rose. Get this from a library. Maidens' Trip. [The experiences of the author and two friends on a barge on the Grand Union Canal.].

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Her book, Maidens' Trip, was first published in and won the John Llewellyn Rhys Memorial Prize. Her second, The Far Cry, was published the following year and was awarded the James Tait Black Memorial Prize. In Emma Smith married Richard Stewart-Jones. After her husband's death in she went to live with her two young children in /5().

Her début novel, Maidens’ Trip, an account of life on the Grand Union Canal during the second world war, was published in and won the John Llewellyn Rhys : Danuta Kean.