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== Published Works ==
 
== Published Works ==
''The Heart of the Village'', Appleton-Century, 1963
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*''The Heart of the Village'', Appleton-Century, 1963
  
''Lisa Kennerley's Husband'', Appleton-Century, 1964
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*''Lisa Kennerley's Husband'', Appleton-Century, 1964
  
''Anniversary'', Appleton-Century, 1964
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*''Anniversary'', Appleton-Century, 1964
  
''The Continuing City-Originally published in 1965'', Ballentine Books, 1974
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*''The Continuing City-Originally published in 1965'', Ballentine Books, 1974
  
''The Crossroads'', Appleton-Century, 1965
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*''The Crossroads'', Appleton-Century, 1965
  
''The Old Callahan Place,'', Appleton-Century, 1966
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*''The Old Callahan Place,'', Appleton-Century, 1966
  
''Harry Martin's Wife'', Meredith Corp, 1967
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*''Harry Martin's Wife'', Meredith Corp, 1967
  
''The Three Lives of Sharon Spence,'', Meredith Corp., 1969
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*''The Three Lives of Sharon Spence,'', Meredith Corp., 1969
 
 
''Hotel Belvidere'', Hawthorn Books, 1970
 
 
 
''Sunday at Six'', Ballentine Books, 1973
 
  
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*''Hotel Belvidere'', Hawthorn Books, 1970
  
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*''Sunday at Six'', Ballentine Books, 1973
  
 
== Titles for Purchase and at Your Library==
 
== Titles for Purchase and at Your Library==

Revision as of 08:14, 27 October 2011

General Information

Name: Elizabeth Frances Corbett

Pen Name: None

Genres: Fiction

Born: 1887 in Aurora, Illinois

Deceased: 1981 in Manhattan, NY


Illinois Connection

Elizabeth was born in Illinois but grew up on the grounds of a Civil War veterans' home near Milwaukee where her father worked.


Biographical and Professional Information

Elizabeth was a poet and author and she wrote historical novels that were often set during the Civil War. After her father's death in 1927, she and her mother moved to New York City. Corbett has authored more than 50 novels. She has also written short stories, plays, and many articles. Her best known character is the spry octogenarian, Mrs. Meigs,


Published Works

  • The Heart of the Village, Appleton-Century, 1963
  • Lisa Kennerley's Husband, Appleton-Century, 1964
  • Anniversary, Appleton-Century, 1964
  • The Continuing City-Originally published in 1965, Ballentine Books, 1974
  • The Crossroads, Appleton-Century, 1965
  • The Old Callahan Place,, Appleton-Century, 1966
  • Harry Martin's Wife, Meredith Corp, 1967
  • The Three Lives of Sharon Spence,, Meredith Corp., 1969
  • Hotel Belvidere, Hawthorn Books, 1970
  • Sunday at Six, Ballentine Books, 1973

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

The Heart of the Village

ASIN: B000J56KUK
Release Date: 1963


Lisa Kennerley's Husband

ASIN: B0017KTR8S
Release Date: 1964


THE CONTINUING CITY

ISBN: 0345207319
Release Date: 1973-01-12

Find on World Cat


Sunday at Six

ISBN: 0345207327
Release Date: 1973-01-12

Find on World Cat


Literary Awards

External Links

Elizabeth Frances Corbett on WorldCat

Elizabeth Frances Corbett on Amazon

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