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Mrs. Ames by E.F. Benson
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Jun 21, 11

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bookshelves: fiction, eras-early-20th-century, skimmed-a-lot, humor
Read from June 20 to 21, 2011

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An amusing story about social oneupmanship in a British village. The humor is really on the "comedy of manners" side. I might check out Benson's more well-known Mapp & Lucia novels, but from Mrs. Ames I didn't feel as satisfied with the ha-has as I do when I read Wodehouse.

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