Elspeth Joscelin Huxley CBE (née Grant; 23 July 1907 – 10 January 1997) was an author, journalist, broadcaster, magistrate, environmentalist, farmer, and government adviser. She wrote 30 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 Kenya. Her husband, Gervas Huxley, was a grandson of Thomas Huxley and a cousin of Aldous Huxley.

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  • Elspeth Joscelin Huxley CBE (née Grant; 23 July 1907 – 10 January 1997) was an author, journalist, broadcaster, magistrate, environmentalist, farmer, and government adviser. She wrote 30 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 Kenya. Her husband, Gervas Huxley, was a grandson of Thomas Huxley and a cousin of Aldous Huxley. (en)
  • Elspeth Huxley, née Grant le 23 juillet 1907 à Londres, et morte le 10 janvier 1997 à Tetbury, Gloucestershire, est un écrivain, journaliste, essayiste et magistrat journaliste britannique, auteur notamment d’une série policière et de nombreux essais sur l’Afrique. (fr)
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  • 1907-7-23
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  • Elspeth Joscelin Huxley CBE (née Grant; 23 July 1907 – 10 January 1997) was an author, journalist, broadcaster, magistrate, environmentalist, farmer, and government adviser. She wrote 30 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 Kenya. Her husband, Gervas Huxley, was a grandson of Thomas Huxley and a cousin of Aldous Huxley. (en)
  • Elspeth Huxley, née Grant le 23 juillet 1907 à Londres, et morte le 10 janvier 1997 à Tetbury, Gloucestershire, est un écrivain, journaliste, essayiste et magistrat journaliste britannique, auteur notamment d’une série policière et de nombreux essais sur l’Afrique. (fr)
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