Ernest Raymond


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in The United Kingdom
January 01, 1888

Died
January 01, 1974

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Ernest Raymond (1888–1974) was a British novelist, best known for his first novel, Tell England (1922), set in World War I. His next biggest success was We, The Accused (1935), generally thought to be a reworking of the Hawley Harvey Crippen case, which was made into a BBC drama starring Ian Holm in 1980. He wrote over fifty novels. Raymond's autobiography was published in two volumes; the first, The Story of My Days, 1888-1922, was published in 1968; the second, Please You, Draw Near, 1922-1968, in 1969. He was awarded an OBE in 1972, and died in 1974.

Raymond was educated at St Paul's and at Chichester Theological College. He was ordained in the Anglican Church in 1914 and served on six fronts in the First World War. He resigned Holy Order
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We, the Accused

4.02 avg rating — 55 ratings — published 1935 — 5 editions
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Gentle Greaves

4.23 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 1970 — 3 editions
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Tell England: A Study in a ...

3.84 avg rating — 25 ratings — published 1922 — 27 editions
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The Mountain Farm

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The Chalice And The Sword

3.89 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 1973 — 2 editions
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In The Steps of The Brontes

4.60 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1948
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In the Steps of St. Francis

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A Georgian Love Story

3.50 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 1971 — 3 editions
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The Old June Weather

3.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1974
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To The Wood No More

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