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Oroonoko, the rover, and other works

Author: Aphra Behn; Janet Todd
Publisher: London, England ; New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, 1992.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Works by "the first truly professional woman writer in English."
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Aphra Behn; Janet Todd
ISBN: 0140433384 9780140433388
OCLC Number: 28114371
Description: 384 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Prose. The fair jilt --
Oroonoko --
Love-letters to a gentleman --
Plays. The rover --
The Widow Ranter --
Poems. Love armed --
Epilogue to Sir Patient Fancy --
The disappointment --
To Mr. Creech (under the name of Daphnis) on his excellent translation of Lucretius --
A letter to Mr. Creech at Oxford, written in the last great frost --
Song : on her loving two equally --
To the fair Clarinda, who made love to me, imagined more than woman --
On desire : a Pindaric --
A Pindaric poem to the Reverend Doctor Burnet.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Aphra Behn ; edited by Janet Todd.

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Works by "the first truly professional woman writer in English."

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