Author Information At the Circulating Library
Author: Alice Vansittart Carr (1850–1927)
Alternate Name(s): Strettel (maiden name); Mrs. J. Comyns Carr (married name)
Biography: Alice Laura Vansittart Carr was born in 1850. She married Joseph Comyns Carr (1849–1916), an art gallery director, theatre manager, and author. She wrote a number of novels as well as travel books. She died in 1927 in London.
References: DNB (J. Comyns Carr); Times (13 October 1927)
- A Story of Autumn. 1 vol. London: Remington, 1881.
- Lucrezia and Other Tales. 1 vol. London: Remington, 1882.
- La Fortunina. 3 vol. London: Sampson Low, 1884.
- Kate Percival. 1 vol. Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1886.
- Margaret Maliphant. 3 vol. Edinburgh: Blackwood, 1889.
- Buried in the Breakers: or, Paul Crew's Story. 1 vol. London: D. Stott, 1891.
- Lily and Water-Lily. 1 vol. London: A.D. Innes, 1893.
- A Model Wife and Other Stories. 1 vol. London: George Allen, 1894.
- Cottage Folk. 1 vol. London: William Heinemann, 1897.
- The Arm of the Lord. 1 vol. London: Duckworth and Co., 1899.