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A simple story

Author: Inchbald, Mrs.; J M S Tompkins
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1988, ©1967.
Series: World's classics.; Oxford paperbacks.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Miss Milner announces her passion for her guardian, a Catholic priest, she breaks through the double barrier of his religious vocation and her society's standards of proper womanly behavior.
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Inchbald, Mrs.; J M S Tompkins
ISBN: 019281849X 9780192818492
OCLC Number: 17546258
Description: xxxiii, 345 pages ; 19 cm.
Contents: Note on the text. Select bibliography. A chronology of Elizabeth Inchbald. A simple story. Explanatory notes.
Series Title: World's classics.; Oxford paperbacks.
Responsibility: Elizabeth Inchbald ; edited by J.M.S. Tompkins, with a new introduction by Jane Spencer.
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This novel by Inchbald (1753-1821) follows the original 1791 edition, edited by Tompkins and with a new introduction by Spencer. It is concerned with the question of a woman's "proper education and  Read more...

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