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Elspeth Huxley • 63 Items / 26 Books, 31 Articles, 6 Reviews
The Flame Trees of Thika (1959)
Memories of an African Childhood
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    A Kenya Child on Nature's Seesaw (Review)
    The Flame Trees of Thika, by Elspeth Huxley
    1. The Flame Trees of Thika by Elspeth Huxley
    The Saturday Review, September 26, 1959, p. 18
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    Reader's Choice (10 Reviews)
    Orde Wingate: A Biography, by Christopher Sykes
    1. Orde Wingate: A Biography by Christopher Sykes
    2. Marcel Proust, 1871-1903: The Early Years by George D. Painter
    3. Free Associations by Ernest Jones
    4. The Flame Trees of Thika by Elspeth Huxley
    5. Collected Essays by Aldous Huxley
    6. The Cave by Robert Penn Warren
    7. Questions of Precedence by Francois Mauriac
    8. Warrior's Rest by Christiane Rochefort
    9. No Love for Johnnie by Wilfred Fienburgh
    10. Two Gentle Men by Marchette Chute
    The Atlantic Monthly, October 1959, pp. 108-122
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    The Eighth Gothic Tale (17 Reviews)
    Out of Africa (1985 Film), by Sydney Pollack
    1. Out of Africa (1985 Film) by Sydney Pollack
    2. Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen
    3. Shadows on the Grass by Isak Dinesen
    4. Seven Gothic Tales by Isak Dinesen
    5. The Angelic Avengers by Isak Dinesen
    6. Last Tales by Isak Dinesen
    7. Anecdotes of Destiny, and Ehrengard by Isak Dinesen
    8. Letters from Africa, 1914-1931 by Isak Dinesen and Frans Lasson
    9. Daguerreotypes and Other Essays by Isak Dinesen
    10. Isak Dinesen: The Life of a Storyteller by Judith Thurman
    11. West with the Night by Beryl Markham
    12. The Pact by Thorkild Bjornvig
    13. The Flame Trees of Thika by Elspeth Huxley
    14. On the Edge of the Rift by Elspeth Huxley
    15. Silence Will Speak by Errol Trzebinski
    16. The Kenya Pioneers by Errol Trzebinski
    17. Longing for Darkness by Peter Beard
    The New York Review of Books, July 17, 1986, pp. 21-27