History Fanfic / ThePrivateDiaryOfElizabethQuatermain

17th Sep '17 10:14:51 AM nombretomado
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* AVeryBritishChristmas: Nemo lets Elizabeth make all the arrangements for the League's first Christmas together, with this as the result.
13th Sep '17 7:31:55 PM LadyNorbert
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* {{Continuation}}: Of the movie. The story actually begins while the movie is taking place.



* {{Continuation}}: Of the movie. The story actually begins while the movie is taking place.



* ForcefulKiss: It only takes until the end of the fourth volume for them to finally get around to this, crossing it with [[TrueLovesKiss True Love's Kiss]].

to:

* ForcefulKiss: It only takes until the end of the fourth volume for them to finally get around to this, crossing it with [[TrueLovesKiss True Love's Kiss]].TrueLovesKiss.



* HealingHands: Jekyll, generally; when he's felled by dysentery in the third volume, Mina takes over.

to:

* HealingHands: Jekyll, generally; when he's temporarily felled by dysentery in the third volume, Mina takes over.



* HistoricalDomainCharacter: Volume II had the League befriend Dr. Howard Carter, the famed Egyptologist who is best known for the discovery of King Tut's tomb. Volume V introduced them to Queen Victoria herself.

to:

* HistoricalDomainCharacter: Volume II had has the League befriend Dr. Howard Carter, the famed Egyptologist who is best known for the discovery of King Tut's tomb. Volume V introduced introduces them to Queen Victoria herself.



* INeverSaidItWasPoison: How Tom traps the real perpetrator of the crime for which Skinner is blamed in volume IV.



* INeverSaidItWasPoison: How Tom traps the real perpetrator of the crime for which Skinner is blamed in volume IV.
13th Sep '17 7:29:19 PM LadyNorbert
Is there an issue? Send a Message


** ''[=TPDoEQ=]: The Egypt Chronicle
** [[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/1926093/1/TPDoEQ-vol-III-The-Wintering [=TPDoEQ=]: The Wintering]]
** [=TPDoEQ=]: Only in America,''
** ''[=TPDoEQ=]: Tartan Holiday''.

In addition to the five main volumes of Elizabeth's diary, there are numerous one-shot side stories, showing certain scenes from the points of view of the other characters; volume four even has an entire companion volume told from the viewpoint of Rodney Skinner, the invisible man. There is also ''Allan Observes,'' the ''Literature/BridgetJones''-styled comic edition in which Elizabeth's father Allan comments - quite harshly at times - on the events of the stories [[spoiler:from the afterlife]].

to:

** ''[=TPDoEQ=]: The Egypt Chronicle
** [[https://www.
''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/1882036/1/TPDoEQ-vol-II-The-Egypt-Chronicle TPDoEQ: The Egypt Chronicle]]''
** ''[[https://www.fanfiction.
net/s/1926093/1/TPDoEQ-vol-III-The-Wintering [=TPDoEQ=]: TPDoEQ: The Wintering]]
Wintering]]''
** [=TPDoEQ=]: ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/1968844/1/TPDoEQ-vol-IV-Only-in-America TPDoEQ: Only in America,''
America]]''
** ''[=TPDoEQ=]: ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/2491780/1/TPDoEQ-vol-V-Tartan-Holiday TPDoEQ: Tartan Holiday''.

Holiday]]''

In addition to the five main volumes of Elizabeth's diary, there are numerous one-shot side stories, showing certain scenes from the points of view of the other characters; volume four even has an entire [[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/2014788/1/Only-in-America-Skinner-s-Story-TPDoEQ companion volume volume]] told from the viewpoint of Rodney Skinner, the invisible man. There is also ''Allan Observes,'' ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/2192598/1/Allan-Observes-TPDoEQ Allan Observes]],'' the ''Literature/BridgetJones''-styled comic edition in which Elizabeth's father Allan comments - quite harshly at times - on the events of the stories [[spoiler:from the afterlife]].



* AlliterativeTitle: A few of the individual chapter titles, such as:
** [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/1798674/3/ The Private Diary of Elizabeth Quatermain: Chapter 3: Explosions and Explanations]]
** [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/1798674/4/ The Private Diary of Elizabeth Quatermain: Chapter 4: Terror on the Tower]]
** [[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/1926093/4 The Private Diary of Elizabeth Quatermain: The Wintering: Chapter 4: Toasts, Turkey, and Tenderness]]
** [[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/1926093/9 The Private Diary of Elizabeth Quatermain: The Wintering: Chapter 9: Sun and Stone]]

to:

* AlliterativeTitle: A few of the individual chapter titles, such as:
** [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/1798674/3/ The Private Diary of Elizabeth Quatermain: Chapter 3: Explosions
as "Explosions and Explanations]]
** [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/1798674/4/ The Private Diary of Elizabeth Quatermain: Chapter 4: Terror
Explanations," "Terror on the Tower]]
** [[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/1926093/4 The Private Diary of Elizabeth Quatermain: The Wintering: Chapter 4: Toasts, Turkey,
Tower," and Tenderness]]
** [[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/1926093/9 The Private Diary of Elizabeth Quatermain: The Wintering: Chapter 9: Sun
"Sun and Stone]]Stone."
29th May '17 3:02:20 PM Malady
Is there an issue? Send a Message


The [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/1798674/1/The_Private_Diary_of_Elizabeth_Quatermain first volume]] (originally intended to be the ''only'' volume) carries the series title as its own. The subsequent volumes were given titles of their own prefaced with the series acronym; these are ''[=TPDoEQ=]: The Egypt Chronicle, [=TPDoEQ=]: The Wintering, [=TPDoEQ=]: Only in America,'' and ''[=TPDoEQ=]: Tartan Holiday''. The final installment was completed in early 2008.

to:

The [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/1798674/1/The_Private_Diary_of_Elizabeth_Quatermain first volume]] (originally intended to be the ''only'' volume) carries the series title as its own. The subsequent volumes were given titles of their own prefaced with the series acronym; these are ''[=TPDoEQ=]: The Egypt Chronicle, [=TPDoEQ=]: The Wintering, [=TPDoEQ=]: Only in America,'' and ''[=TPDoEQ=]: Tartan Holiday''. The acronym, with the final installment was completed in early 2008.
2008. The other volumes are:
** ''[=TPDoEQ=]: The Egypt Chronicle
** [[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/1926093/1/TPDoEQ-vol-III-The-Wintering [=TPDoEQ=]: The Wintering]]
** [=TPDoEQ=]: Only in America,''
** ''[=TPDoEQ=]: Tartan Holiday''.



* AddedAlliterativeAppeal: A few of the individual chapter titles, such as "Sun and Stone."

to:

* AddedAlliterativeAppeal: AlliterativeTitle: A few of the individual chapter titles, such as "Sun as:
** [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/1798674/3/ The Private Diary of Elizabeth Quatermain: Chapter 3: Explosions
and Stone."Explanations]]
** [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/1798674/4/ The Private Diary of Elizabeth Quatermain: Chapter 4: Terror on the Tower]]
** [[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/1926093/4 The Private Diary of Elizabeth Quatermain: The Wintering: Chapter 4: Toasts, Turkey, and Tenderness]]
** [[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/1926093/9 The Private Diary of Elizabeth Quatermain: The Wintering: Chapter 9: Sun and Stone]]
10th Apr '17 12:35:15 PM nombretomado
Is there an issue? Send a Message


''The Private Diary of Elizabeth Quatermain'' is a five-part FanFic series based on ''Film/TheLeagueOfExtraordinaryGentlemen'' (the film, not the graphic novel). It follows the adventures of the non-canonical title character, daughter to SeanConnery's character Allan Quatermain, and [[CaptainObvious is told entirely through entries in her diary]].

to:

''The Private Diary of Elizabeth Quatermain'' is a five-part FanFic series based on ''Film/TheLeagueOfExtraordinaryGentlemen'' (the film, not the graphic novel). It follows the adventures of the non-canonical title character, daughter to SeanConnery's Creator/SeanConnery's character Allan Quatermain, and [[CaptainObvious is told entirely through entries in her diary]].
3rd Mar '17 4:17:36 PM XFllo
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* UnusualEuphemism: In the Skinner version of volume IV, the villain makes a comment about [[spoiler:how he's going to "take the blush off your {{English rose}}." Skinner's]] reaction is [[BerserkButton unsurprisingly violent]].

to:

* UnusualEuphemism: In the Skinner version of volume IV, the villain makes a comment about [[spoiler:how he's going to "take the blush off your {{English rose}}." Skinner's]] reaction is [[BerserkButton unsurprisingly violent]].violent.
13th Jul '16 4:59:57 AM Morgenthaler
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* RedheadedHero: Skinner, of course, even if you can't see it for most of the series; Jekyll/Hyde and Mina also qualify.
1st Nov '15 10:31:32 AM nombretomado
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* QueenVictoria: She appears in a chapter of the final volume.
12th Aug '15 2:27:16 AM LadyNorbert
Is there an issue? Send a Message


The [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/1798674/1/The_Private_Diary_of_Elizabeth_Quatermain first volume]] (originally intended to be the ''only'' volume) carries the series title as its own. The subsequent volumes were given titles of their own prefaced with the series acronym; these are ''[=TPDoEQ=]: The Egypt Chronicle, [=TPDoEQ=]: The Wintering, [=TPDoEQ=]: Only in America,'' and ''[=TPDoEQ=]: Tartan Holiday''. The final installment was completed in early 2008. The series was slightly notorious among its fans because of the length of time it took to complete; there was a gap of almost two years where it stagnated, eventually revealed to be the result of a CreatorBreakdown caused by the deaths of the author's grandparents.

In addition to the five main volumes of Elizabeth's diary, there are numerous one-shot side stories, showing certain scenes from the points of view of the other characters; volume four even has an entire companion volume told from the viewpoint of Rodney Skinner, the invisible man. There is also "Allan Observes," the ''Literature/BridgetJones''-styled comic edition in which Elizabeth's father Allan comments -- quite harshly at times -- on the events of the stories [[spoiler:from the afterlife]].

to:

The [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/1798674/1/The_Private_Diary_of_Elizabeth_Quatermain first volume]] (originally intended to be the ''only'' volume) carries the series title as its own. The subsequent volumes were given titles of their own prefaced with the series acronym; these are ''[=TPDoEQ=]: The Egypt Chronicle, [=TPDoEQ=]: The Wintering, [=TPDoEQ=]: Only in America,'' and ''[=TPDoEQ=]: Tartan Holiday''. The final installment was completed in early 2008. The series was slightly notorious among its fans because of the length of time it took to complete; there was a gap of almost two years where it stagnated, eventually revealed to be the result of a CreatorBreakdown caused by the deaths of the author's grandparents.

2008.

In addition to the five main volumes of Elizabeth's diary, there are numerous one-shot side stories, showing certain scenes from the points of view of the other characters; volume four even has an entire companion volume told from the viewpoint of Rodney Skinner, the invisible man. There is also "Allan Observes," ''Allan Observes,'' the ''Literature/BridgetJones''-styled comic edition in which Elizabeth's father Allan comments -- - quite harshly at times -- - on the events of the stories [[spoiler:from the afterlife]].



* BetterThanABareBulb: "Allan Observes" is extremely heavy on the LampshadeHanging.

to:

* BetterThanABareBulb: "Allan Observes" ''Allan Observes'' is extremely heavy on the LampshadeHanging.



* DanceOfRomance
* ADayInTheLimelight: Apart from "Allan Observes," extra volumes and one-shot side stories allow Skinner and Jekyll to narrate events for which Elizabeth was not present; Alexandra takes over as the narrator in the final chapter of the main series. Other stories, from a third-person point of view, omit Elizabeth entirely and focus on the original League members.
* DeadpanSnarker: Allan, in "Allan Observes." ([[IncrediblyLamePun Pun not actually intended.]]) Pretty nearly the entire cast exhibits instances of this at least once or twice.

to:

* ** DanceOfRomance
* ADayInTheLimelight: Apart from "Allan Observes," ''Allan Observes,'' extra volumes and one-shot side stories allow Skinner and Jekyll to narrate events for which Elizabeth was not present; Alexandra takes over as the narrator in the final chapter of the main series. Other stories, from a third-person point of view, omit Elizabeth entirely and focus on the original League members.
* DeadpanSnarker: Allan, in "Allan ''Allan Observes." '' ([[IncrediblyLamePun Pun not actually intended.]]) Pretty nearly the entire cast exhibits instances of this at least once or twice.



* DidTheyOrDidntThey: It's never made entirely clear what happened when Tom and the vampire Kiya were cuddled together in a coffin in the second volume. "Allan Observes" gives the impression that Allan, at least, believes [[spoiler:that they did]].

to:

* DidTheyOrDidntThey: It's never made entirely clear what happened when Tom and the vampire Kiya were cuddled together in a coffin in the second volume. "Allan Observes" ''Allan Observes'' gives the impression that Allan, at least, believes [[spoiler:that they did]].



** A few others are mentioned in "Allan Observes," including George Washington, Geoffrey Chaucer, and Caligula.

to:

** A few others are mentioned in "Allan Observes," ''Allan Observes,'' including George Washington, Geoffrey Chaucer, and Caligula.



** In "Allan Observes," Allan stubbornly refuses to identify either of his children by their names, simply referring to them only as Son and Daughter.

to:

** In "Allan Observes," ''Allan Observes,'' Allan stubbornly refuses to identify either of his children by their names, simply referring to them only as Son and Daughter.



* InvisibleStreaker: One of the villains from the first volume and, as in the film, Skinner. {{Lampshaded}} in "Allan Observes" (like almost everything else) when Allan comments that Skinner is frequently naked around Elizabeth.

to:

* InvisibleStreaker: One of the villains from the first volume and, as in the film, Skinner. {{Lampshaded}} in "Allan Observes" ''Allan Observes'' (like almost everything else) when Allan comments that Skinner is frequently naked around Elizabeth.



** Also, "Allan Observes" includes a ShoutOut to "FanFic/TheVerySecretDiaries," as Allan amusedly notes of a number of characters that "Skinner will kill him if he tries anything."

to:

** Also, "Allan Observes" ''Allan Observes'' includes a ShoutOut to "FanFic/TheVerySecretDiaries," ''FanFic/TheVerySecretDiaries,'' as Allan amusedly notes of a number of characters that "Skinner will kill him if he tries anything."



** Allan, as shown in "Allan Observes," has one of his own going on about what Skinner will look like when the invisibility is cured. He notes that he lost on the hair color, having guessed black, but correctly bet that Skinner has blue eyes.

to:

** Allan, as shown in "Allan Observes," ''Allan Observes,'' has one of his own going on about what Skinner will look like when the invisibility is cured. He notes that he lost on the hair color, having guessed black, but correctly bet that Skinner has blue eyes.



* StuffBlowingUp: Mina's chemistry lab in the first volume. Allan, in the "Allan Observes" version, is only surprised that Elizabeth isn't the one at fault.

to:

* StuffBlowingUp: Mina's chemistry lab in the first volume. Allan, in the "Allan Observes" ''Allan Observes'' version, is only surprised that Elizabeth isn't the one at fault.



* UnusualEuphemism: In the Skinner version of volume IV, the villain makes a comment about [[spoiler:how he's going to "take the blush off your English rose." Skinner's]] reaction is [[BerserkButton unsurprisingly violent]].

to:

* UnusualEuphemism: In the Skinner version of volume IV, the villain makes a comment about [[spoiler:how he's going to "take the blush off your English rose.{{English rose}}." Skinner's]] reaction is [[BerserkButton unsurprisingly violent]].



* WorldOfSnark: "Allan Observes" the story from what could be described as this.

to:

* WorldOfSnark: "Allan Observes" ''Allan Observes'' the story from what could be described as this.
20th Apr '15 8:16:21 PM LadyNorbert
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* StuffBlowingUp: Mina's chemistry lab in the first volume. Allan, in the "Allan Observes" version, is only surprised that Elizabeth isn't the one at fault.
This list shows the last 10 events of 66. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=Fanfic.ThePrivateDiaryOfElizabethQuatermain