Selwyn Jepson





Selwyn Jepson


Born
in London, England, The United Kingdom
November 25, 1899

Died
March 10, 1989

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Selwyn Jepson (1899–1989) was a British author, whose father was the mystery/detective author Edgar Alfred Jepson (1863–1938. His mother was Frieda (nee Holmes), daughter of the musician Henry Holmes and his sister Margaret (1907–2003), also a novelist, was later the mother of Fay Weldon.

He was educated at St Paul's School, London, and the Sorbonne in Paris. He was commissioned as an officer in the Royal Tank Corps in 1918, but never fought in combat. He travelled throughout Europe after the end of World War I and, around this same time, began writing professionally. After enjoying some success with short stories, he decided to make writing his career, completing his first novel, 'The Qualified Adventurer' (1922); this novel which was filme
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Average rating: 3.50 · 28 ratings · 7 reviews · 20 distinct works · Similar authors
Letter To A Dead Girl

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Man Dead

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1951 — 2 editions
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The Qualified Adventurer (I...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1922 — 4 editions
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The Angry Millionaire

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The Black Italian (Eve Gill...

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Killer By Proxy (Eve Gill, #1)

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Tiger Dawn

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The Hungry Spider (Eve Gill...

did not like it 1.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 1950
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Fear in the Wind (Eve Gill,...

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Killer By Proxy The Golden Dart The Hungry Spider The Black Italian The Laughing Fish
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