Published 17th September 1937*
Approx. 20,000 words
(First read 22/10/2013)
The third of the 'Old London' quartet and a big improvement on the previous (Janet ~ qv) largely because Benson was on more familiar ground here. Set in an indeterminate time during the reign of Queen Victoria, Friend of the Rich is the tale of a middle-aged society
Not available online.
* The four books in this collection were only ever published in the United States, as far as I'm aware.