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== Published Works ==
 
== Published Works ==
''The Heart of the Village'', Appleton-Century, 1963
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*''The House Across the River'', Reynal & Hitchcock, 1934
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*''The Young Mrs. Meigs'',D. Appleton & Company, 1938
  
''Lisa Kennerley's Husband'', Appleton-Century, 1964
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*''The Far Down'', Appleton-Century, 1939
  
''Anniversary'', Appleton-Century, 1964
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*''Charlie Manning'', D. Appleton-Century company, 1939
  
''The Continuing City-Originally published in 1965'', Ballentine Books, 1974
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*''The Heart of the Village'', Appleton-Century, 1963
  
''The Crossroads'', Appleton-Century, 1965
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*''Lisa Kennerley's Husband'', Appleton-Century, 1964
  
''The Old Callahan Place,'', Appleton-Century, 1966
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*''Anniversary'', Appleton-Century, 1964
  
''Harry Martin's Wife'', Meredith Corp, 1967
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*''The Continuing City-Originally published in 1965'', Ballentine Books, 1974
  
''The Three Lives of Sharon Spence,'', Meredith Corp., 1969
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*''The Crossroads'', Appleton-Century, 1965
  
''Hotel Belvidere'', Hawthorn Books, 1970
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*''The Old Callahan Place,'', Appleton-Century, 1966
  
''Sunday at Six'', Ballentine Books, 1973
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*''Harry Martin's Wife'', Meredith Corp, 1967
  
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*''The Three Lives of Sharon Spence,'', Meredith Corp., 1969
  
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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==
  
<booksbyisbn isbns="B000J56KUK,  
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"B0006AMEUI,
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B000QBII0M,
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B0006AOFRS,
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B0006AOMGM,
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B000J56KUK,  
 
B0017KTR8S,  
 
B0017KTR8S,  
 
B0026QYN18,  
 
B0026QYN18,  
 
0345207319,  
 
0345207319,  
 
B0006BN5ZU,  
 
B0006BN5ZU,  
B006BONOM,
 
 
B000MOM17O,  
 
B000MOM17O,  
 
B000OOD1V2,  
 
B000OOD1V2,  
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== Literary Awards ==
 
== Literary Awards ==
  
 
== Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances ==
 
 
Speaking Engagement Availability: (No)
 
 
Deceased
 
  
 
== External Links ==
 
== External Links ==

Latest revision as of 08:21, 10 November 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 House Across the River, Reynal & Hitchcock, 1934
  • The Young Mrs. Meigs,D. Appleton & Company, 1938
  • The Far Down, Appleton-Century, 1939
  • Charlie Manning, D. Appleton-Century company, 1939
  • 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 house across the river,

ASIN: B0006AMEUI
Release Date: 1934


The Young Mrs. Meigs

ASIN: B000QBII0M
Release Date: 1938


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

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The crossroads

ASIN: B0006BN5ZU
Release Date: 1965


The Three Lives of Sharon Spence

ASIN: B000OOD1V2
Release Date: 1969


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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