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Burney, Fanny

$10.00

Edited by superstar team Margaret Anne Doody, Robert L. Mack, and Peter Sabor.  Burney's final work of fiction may surprise you if you've only read Evelina and Cecilia. Following the life of a woman emigree escaping the guillotine in Revolutionary France, Burney explores feminism, race relations, and gothic motifs, against a backdrop of English middle-class insularity. Comedy, social satire, views of working life for women. Fully annotated with appendices dealing with the French Revolution, Race Relations, Fashionable Amusements, Geography, and one on a popular comedy in its day called The Provok'd Husband. VG condition. Oxford Paperbacks World's Classics. 1991. Paper. USED. $10.00