A Name to Conjure With.
The prolific author Gladys Bronwyn Stern [1890-1973] with Sheila Kaye-Smith wrote "Talking of Jane Austen" and "More Talk of Jane Austen." In this book she employs her conversational skills to talk about names in fiction, discussing why authors choose the names they do, including Jane Austen, Stevenson, and Chesterton. This is also partly an autobiography. Printed in Great Britain. The Macmillan Company. New York. 1953. Hb, Dj. USED. $15.00