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E(dward) F(rederic). 1867–1940, British writer, noted esp for a series of comic novels featuring the characters Mapp and Lucia
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  • Mr benson was left at the door as he had desired, while Mr Farquhar went in.

    Ruth Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
  • At that moment benson, the man who had helped to carry the squire, ran up.

    Robert Elsmere Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • "The old man told me a fairy tale, all right," benson went on.

  • "So that's the way it is with me, Mr. Lubliner," benson continued.

    Elkan Lubliner, American Montague Glass
  • It was thus that he came to sit by Mr benson's study fire, and to talk, in an absent way, to that gentleman.

    Ruth Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell

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