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Dodo Wonders

(1921)
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Dodo Wonders is the third and final of the Dodo series written by E.F. Benson, author of the Mapp and Lucia stories and a number of outstanding books and short fiction. Dodo was gossiped to be centered on Lady Margot Asquith and when it was probed, Lady Asquith seemingly responded that Benson had seized naught from her for the fictional character of Dodo apart from their small talk.

Dodo Wonders takes place during the World War I period in England where the characters, the glinting jetsetter Lady Dodo Chesterford, her husband, and friends were brought. The story tells of Dodo and her company through the accrual, upsurge, and disastrous times of the war. Benson is bright all the time in placing his characters in circumstances where they must also acclimate or rupture and uses his comical sense while writing. Dodo Wonders is as lively and jovial as the other stories in the series while keeping a sense of gravity on its theme.

Edward Frederic "E. F." Benson was a British author, biographer, memoirist, archaeologist and short story author.

Benson's first book was Sketches from Marlborough. He started his novel literary career with the then smartly provocative Dodo in 1893, which was a prompt success, and followed it with a range of fun, love and unnatural scenes. He recurred the popularity of Dodo, which starred a fierce sketch of composer and militant suffragette Ethel Smyth which she joyfully agreed, concurring to actress Prunella Scales, with the same characters a few decades later: Dodo the Second in 1914, "a unique chronicle of the pre-1914 Bright Young Things" and Dodo Wonders in 1921, "a first-hand social history of the Great War in Mayfair and the Shires". The Mapp and Lucia series, written later in his career, comprising of six books and two short fictions.

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Hardback Editions

April 2016 : Hardback
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Title: Dodo Wonders
Author(s): E F 1867-1940 Benson
ISBN: 1-354-29249-9 / 978-1-354-29249-5
Publisher: Palala Press
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September 2015 : Hardback
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Title: Dodo Wonders--
Author(s): E F 1867-1940 Benson
ISBN: 1-341-18536-2 / 978-1-341-18536-6
Publisher: Palala Press
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September 2010 : USA Hardback
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Title: Dodo Wonders (1921)
Author(s): E F Benson
ISBN: 1-164-31011-9 / 978-1-164-31011-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC
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June 2008 : USA Hardback
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Title: Dodo Wonders (1921)
Author(s): E F Benson
ISBN: 1-4365-2053-3 / 978-1-4365-2053-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC
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Paperback Editions

August 2017 : Australia Paperback
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Title: Dodo Wonders
Author(s): E F Benson
ISBN: 0-649-26942-X / 978-0-649-26942-6 (Australia edition)
Publisher: Trieste Publishing
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April 2016 : Paperback
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Title: Dodo Wonders
Author(s): E F Benson
ISBN: 1-5329-0331-6 / 978-1-5329-0331-1
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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January 2016 : Paperback
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Title: Dodo Wonders
Author(s): E F Benson
ISBN: 1-5236-1299-1 / 978-1-5236-1299-4
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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November 2015 : UK Paperback
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Title: Dodo Wonders (Classic Reprint)
Author(s): E F Benson
ISBN: 1-331-22460-8 / 978-1-331-22460-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Forgotten Books
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October 2015 : Paperback
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Title: Dodo Wonders
Author(s): E F Benson
ISBN: 1-5177-1694-2 / 978-1-5177-1694-3
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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June 2014 : UK Paperback
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Title: Dodo Wonders
Author(s): E F Benson
ISBN: 1-4733-1745-2 / 978-1-4733-1745-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: White Press
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November 2014 : USA Paperback
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Title: Dodo Wonders
Author(s): E F Benson
ISBN: 1-5028-4073-1 / 978-1-5028-4073-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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May 2014 : USA Paperback
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Title: Dodo Wonders
Author(s): E F Benson
ISBN: 1-4993-9326-1 / 978-1-4993-9326-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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April 2014 : USA Paperback
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Title: Dodo Wonders
Author(s): E F Benson
ISBN: 1-4991-7718-6 / 978-1-4991-7718-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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October 2013 : USA Paperback
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Title: Dodo wonders--
Author(s): E F 1867-1940 Benson
ISBN: 1-289-83801-1 / 978-1-289-83801-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Nabu Press
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January 2013 : UK Paperback
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Title: Dodo Wonders--
Author(s): Benson E F 1867-1940
ISBN: 1-313-85539-1 / 978-1-313-85539-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: HardPress Publishing
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August 2012 : UK Paperback
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Title: Dodo Wonders--
Author(s): E F (Edward Frederic) Benson
ISBN: 1-290-77041-7 / 978-1-290-77041-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: HardPress Publishing
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May 2011 : USA Paperback
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Title: Dodo wonders
Author(s): E F 1867-1940 Benson
ISBN: 1-172-85805-5 / 978-1-172-85805-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Nabu Press
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September 2010 : USA Paperback
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Title: Dodo Wonders (1921)
Author(s): E F Benson
ISBN: 1-164-02322-5 / 978-1-164-02322-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC
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August 2010 : USA Paperback
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Title: Dodo wonders--
Author(s): E F 1867-1940 Benson
ISBN: 1-177-15553-2 / 978-1-177-15553-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Nabu Press
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April 2010 : USA Paperback
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Title: Dodo Wonders--
Author(s): Edward Frederic Benson
ISBN: 1-148-77906-X / 978-1-148-77906-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Nabu Press
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November 2007 : USA Paperback
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Title: Dodo Wonders (1921)
Author(s): E F Benson
ISBN: 0-548-71596-3 / 978-0-548-71596-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC
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Audio Editions

2017 : New Zealand MP3 CD

Title: Dodo Wonders
Author(s): E F BENSON (1867 - 1940)
ISBN: 1-77672-319-8 / 978-1-77672-319-5 (New Zealand edition)
Publisher: IDB Productions
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June 2013 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Dodo Wonders
Author(s): E F Benson
ISBN: 1-60112-360-4 / 978-1-60112-360-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Babblebooks
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Kindle Editions

April 2015 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Dodo Wonders
Author(s): E F Benson
Publisher: White Press
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June 2014 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Dodo Wonders
Author(s): E F Benson
Publisher: A Word To The Wise
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December 2012 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Dodo Wonders
Author(s): E F (Edward Frederic) Benson
Publisher:
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September 2012 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: DODO WONDERS
Author(s): E F BENSON
Publisher:
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September 2012 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Dodo Wonders--
Author(s): E F Benson
Publisher:
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September 2012 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Dodo Wonders
Author(s): E F BENSON
Publisher: 9d9h
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