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Also wrote under the name of Alice Cholmondeley, and in first publications only under her pen-name "Elizabeth"

The Enchanted April 2,439 copies, 106 reviews
Elizabeth and Her German Garden 965 copies, 45 reviews
The Solitary Summer 324 copies, 12 reviews
Vera 304 copies, 9 reviews
Love 229 copies, 7 reviews
Mr. Skeffington (Author) 225 copies, 5 reviews
The Caravaners 201 copies, 2 reviews
Christopher and Columbus 189 copies, 4 reviews
The Pastor's Wife 186 copies, 2 reviews
All the Dogs of My Life 119 copies, 2 reviews
Father 90 copies, 1 review
The Benefactress 81 copies, 5 reviews
The Oxford Book of Travel Stories (Contributor) 69 copies, 1 review
Enchanted April [1991 film] (Original book) 67 copies, 2 reviews
The Virago Book of Wanderlust and Dreams (Contributor) 34 copies, 1 review
The Enchanted April [adaptation] (original story author) 22 copies, 1 review
The Ordeal of Elizabeth (Attributed to, some editions) 8 copies, 1 review
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Born Mary Annette Beauchamp in Sydney, Australia. Married first to Count Henning August von Arnim-Schlagenthin, then to Francis, 2nd Earl Russell. Australia was the setting of the family's vacation home, and when she was three years old, they returned to England. After her first husband's death in 1910, she lived in Switzerland, England, and the USA, and entertained a large circle of literary and society friends. She produced some 20 novels, semi-autobiographical works, and memoirs, beginning with Elizabeth and her German Garden (1898), and including The Enchanted April (1922), which was adapted as a Broadway play in 1925; a successful film in 1992; a Tony Award-nominated stage play in 2003; a musical play in 2010; and a serial on BBC Radio 4 in 2015.
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Also wrote under the name of Alice Cholmondeley, and in first publications only under her pen-name "Elizabeth"

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