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Author Burney, Fanny, 1752-1840.
Title Evelina
Evelina, or, The history of a young lady's entrance into the world : authoritative text, contexts and contemporary reactions, criticism / Frances Burney ; edited by Stewart J. Cooke.
Imprint New York : W.W. Norton & Co., [1998]
©1998
Edition First edition.

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PR3316.A4 E84 1998    AVAILABLE  
Author Burney, Fanny, 1752-1840.
Series A Norton critical edition.
Norton critical edition.
Subject Burney, Fanny, 1752-1840. Evelina.
Young women -- Fiction.
Socialites -- Fiction.
Debutantes -- Fiction.
London (England) -- Fiction.
Alt Name Cooke, Stewart J.
Add Title Evelina
History of a young lady's entrance into the world
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PR3316.A4 E84 1998    AVAILABLE  
Author Burney, Fanny, 1752-1840.
Series A Norton critical edition.
Norton critical edition.
Subject Burney, Fanny, 1752-1840. Evelina.
Young women -- Fiction.
Socialites -- Fiction.
Debutantes -- Fiction.
London (England) -- Fiction.
Alt Name Cooke, Stewart J.
Add Title Evelina
History of a young lady's entrance into the world
Description x, 490 pages ; 21 cm.
Edition First edition.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 488-490).
Summary A young woman named Evelina innocently enters the world of eighteenth-century London society, blissfully unaware of its very real dangers. Includes contemporary reviews, fourteen critical essays, a chronology, and other reference materials.
Contents The text of Evelina -- Conduct books: Modesty -- Passivity -- Wit -- Learning -- Aging -- Dangerous connections -- Inequality -- Love -- Amusements -- Theatre -- Dancing -- Publication of Evelina / Madame d'Arblay [Frances Burney] -- Extracts from the journals and letters / Frances Burney -- Dedication to The wanderer / Madame d'Arblay [Frances Burney] -- Reviews: London review -- Monthly review -- Westminster magazine -- Critical review -- Gentleman's magazine -- Miss Burney / Anna Letitia Barbauld -- The spirit of cockneyism [on Burney's characters] / William Hazlitt -- Review of The wanderer / John Wilson Croker -- [On Burney's art] [On Burney's mortality] / Thomas Babington Macaulay -- The mother of English fiction / Virginia Woolf -- The composition of Evelina / Joyce Hemlow -- Fanny Burney's feminism: gender or genre? / Martha G. Brown -- Cinderella or Bluebeard: the double plot of Evelina / Kenneth W. Graham -- Evelina: marriage as a dangerous die / Kristina Straub -- How to read like a gentleman: Burney's instructions to her criticsin Evelina / Gina Campbell -- Getting waylaid in Evelina / Susan Fraiman -- Beyond Evelina: the individual novel and the community of literature / Margaret Anne Doody.
ISBN 0393971589 (pbk.)
9780393971583 (pbk.)
ISBN/ISSN 9780393971583
OCLC # 36165269


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