Title: Make Way for Lucia
Author: Benson, E. F.
Publisher: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, New York
Publication Date: 1977
Edition: First Edition. Fourth Printing.
Book Condition: VG
D-j Condition: VG
Comments: Front and back boards have subtle shelf wear. Minor bumps on bottom of front board. Top edge and fore-edge are slightly soiled. Corners bumped. Front board is not tight with pages.
Synopsis: Make Way For Lucia is a series of novels written by E. F Benson. They feature hilarious incidents in the lives of upper-middle class people in the 1920s and ’30s. The characters vie for social standing in an extremely snobby world. In the series the two main characters – sophisticated Lucia and frumpy Miss Mapp compete with each other and have to extricate themselves from a series of social disasters in comical style. The novels are: Queen Lucia (1920), Miss Mapp (1922), The Male Impersonator (a short story), Lucia in London (1927), Mapp and Lucia (1931), Lucia’s Progress (1935) (published in the U.S. as The Worshipful Lucia), Trouble for Lucia (1939)