Alice Chetwynd Ley





Alice Chetwynd Ley

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born
in Halifax, Yorkshire, England, The United Kingdom
October 12, 1913

died
January 01, 2004

gender
female

genre

influences


About this author

Born Alice Mary Chetwynd Humphrey on 12 October 1913 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England, UK, she studied at King Edward VI Grammar School in Birmingham. In 3 Febrery 1945, she married with Kenneth James Ley. They had two sons; Richard James Humphrey Ley and Graham Kenneth Hugh Ley.

She was teather at Harrow College of Higher Education. In 1962, she obtained a diploma in Sociology at London University, in connection thus she obtained the Gilchrist Award of 1962. She was lecturer in Sociology and Social History, from 1968 to 1971.

Under her married name, Alice Chetwynd Ley, she published romance novels from 1959 to 1986. She was also tutor in Creative Writing, from 1962 to 1984. She was elected the sixth Chairman (1971-1973) of the Romantic Novelis
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Average rating: 3.48 · 155 ratings · 10 reviews · 19 distinct works · Similar authors
The Beau and the Bluestocking
3.68 of 5 stars 3.68 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 1977 — 3 editions
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The Jewelled Snuff Box
3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 1977 — 4 editions
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A Regency Scandal
3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1979
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The Courting of Joanna
3.36 of 5 stars 3.36 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1961
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A Conformable Wife
3.4 of 5 stars 3.40 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1975 — 3 editions
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The Sentimental Spy
3.25 of 5 stars 3.25 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1977 — 2 editions
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A Season at Brighton
3.62 of 5 stars 3.62 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1971 — 3 editions
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Beloved Diana
3.71 of 5 stars 3.71 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 1977 — 2 editions
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The Georgian Rake
3.62 of 5 stars 3.62 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1977 — 5 editions
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The Toast of the Town
3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 1968 — 5 editions
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