This edition features
• two complete books
• a linked Table of Contents
A ROOM WITH A VIEW &
About the Author
EDWARD MORGAN FORSTER [1879-1970] was a British writer of novels, short stories, and essays, as well as a librettist, and radio broadcaster.
In 1901, he graduated from King's College, Cambridge.
He published five novels during his lifetime: Where Angels Fear to Tread (1905), The Longest Journey (1907), A Room with a View (1908), Howards End (1910), and A Passage to India (1924). All have been adapted to film.
In the early 1920s, he spent several years as private secretary to the Maharajah of Dewas, India.
Based on his experiences in the East, he published A Passage to India which was awarded the James Tait Black Memorial Prize for fiction. It is considered by some to be his best novel.
In 1946, he was elected an honorary fellow of King's College, Cambridge.
In 1949, he declined a knighthood.
In 1953, he was made a Companion of Honour.
In 1969, he was inducted to the Order of Merit.