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The Mottled Lizard

by Elspeth Joscelin Grant Huxley

  • 97 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Penguin (Non-Classics) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern fiction,
  • Kenya,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Social life and customs,
  • General,
  • Biography & Autobiography / General,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • 1907-,
  • Biography,
  • Huxley, Elspeth Jascelin Grant,

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9301417M
    ISBN 10014005958X
    ISBN 109780140059588

    In this sequel to The Flame of Thika, Elspeth Huxley takes up her story after the family returns to Kenya after the First World War. Her family and friends, their home and their travels, the glorious wildlife and scenery, described in rich and loving detail, all spring to life in this enchanting book. The Mottled Lizard by Elspeth Huxley and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

    Elspeth Huxley book list. Cozy Mystery List. A Guide to Cozy Mystery (and Other Favorite) Books, Movies, and TV. A Guide to Cozy Mystery (and Other Favorite) Books, Movies, and TV The Mottled Lizard ’62 (sequel to the Flame/Trees/Thika) Out in the Midday Sun: My Kenya ’87 (“sequel” to Mottled Lizard) Search the Site. Cozy Mystery Home;. the debris of the winter’s flooding; and sycamores with mottled, white, recumbent limbs and branches that arch over the pool. On the sandy bank under the trees the leaves lie deep and so crisp that a lizard makes a great skittering if he runs among them. Rabbits come out of the brush to sit on the sand in theFile Size: KB.

    The Elspeth Huxley's Childhood Memoirs book series by Elspeth Huxley includes books The Flame Trees of Thika: Memories of an African Childhood and The Mottled Lizard. See the complete Elspeth Huxley's Childhood Memoirs series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. item 2 The Mottled Lizard, Huxley, Elspeth, Good Condition Book, ISBN X - The Mottled Lizard, Huxley, Elspeth, Good Condition Book, ISBN X £ Free postage.


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The 'Mottled Lizard' opens with the war over and Elspeth and her mother about to join her father in Kenya. Gradually the family home is pulled back into shape and the coffee farm recovers. The Mottled Lizard book We meet Europeans neighbours, Kikuyu servants and wild animals.

Huxley reveals her love for Kenya. At the end of the book, the family leaves by: 6. The Mottled Lizard picks up with their return to Africa after the war and ends with her as a teenager going off to school in England in I found them slow but enjoyable reads.

Her descriptions of the physical beauty of the land and the I have read two of Elspeth Huxley's 3 autobiographical books of growing up and later living in British 4/5. The 'Mottled Lizard' opens with the war over and Elspeth and her mother about to join her father in Kenya.

Gradually the family home is pulled back into shape and the coffee farm recovers. We meet Europeans neighbours, Kikuyu servants and wild animals. Huxley reveals her love for Kenya. At the end of the book, the family leaves Thika/5(40).

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The Mottled Lizard by Huxley, Elspeth: Fine PAPERBACK () | Your Online Bookstore Passion for Range: $ - $ Elspeth Joscelin Huxley CBE (née Grant; 23 July – 10 January ) was an author, journalist, broadcaster, magistrate, environmentalist, farmer, and government adviser.

She wrote over 40 books, including her best-known lyrical books, The Flame Trees of Thika and The Mottled Lizard, based on her youth in a coffee farm in British husband, Gervas Huxley, was Spouse: Gervas Huxley.

All Book Search results » About the author () Elspeth Huxley was the author of many books, including The Flame Trees of Thika and White Man's Country.4/5(5). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Huxley, Elspeth Joscelin Grant, Mottled lizard. London: Chatto & Windus,© (OCoLC) Get this from a library.

The Mottled lizard. [Elspeth Joselin Grant Huxley] -- The story of the Huxley's family return to Kenya after the First World War. Sequel to The Flame Trees of Thika. The Paperback of the The Mottled Lizard by Elspeth Huxley at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters.

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In this sequel to The Flame of Thika, Elspeth Huxley takes up her story after the family returns to Kenya after the First World War.

Her family and friends, their home and their travels, the glorious wildlife and scenery, described in rich and loving detail, all spring to life in this enchanting book. 'She knows East Africa and she loves it with a critical and understanding 4/5(5).

Editions for The Mottled Lizard: X (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Paperback published in ), Cited by: 6.

Buy a cheap copy of The Mottled Lizard book by Elspeth Huxley. This sequel to THE FLAME TREES OF THIKA continues the story of Elspeth Huxley's childhood in Kenya. British settlers, called to serve in WW I, return to their Free shipping over $Cited by: 6. J Huxley, Elspeth, Mottled Lizard, The, Reviews Slowlander While this book, the sequel to The Flame Trees of Thika, is not as focused or carries the same mystical newness of discovery as in the first book, it is, in a way, an even better book because of what it attempts to do: define what Africa is as a real place where real people.

Mottled Lizard by elspeth huxley. world books. Hardcover. POOR. Noticeably used book. Heavy wear to cover. Pages contain marginal notes, underlining, and or highlighting. Possible ex library copy, with all the markings/stickers of that library.

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In this sequel to The Flame of Thika, Elspeth Huxley takes up her story after the family returns to Kenya after the Firs. She wrote novels, detective fiction, biography and travel titles, and her books include The Mottled Lizard (), The Challenge of Africa (), Livingstone and His African Journeys (), Florence Nightingale (), Scott of the Antartic (), Nellie: Letters from Africa (), Whipsnade: Captive Breeding for Survival (), The Prince.