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The history of Jemmy and Jenny Jessamy

Author: Eliza Fowler Haywood; John J Richetti
Publisher: Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, ©2005.
Series: Eighteenth-century novels by women.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author of over eighty novels, plays, and volumes of poetry, Eliza Haywood is one of the most prolific and high-profile female authors of the eighteenth century. Her last novel, The History of Jemmy and Jenny Jessamy, is original for its unsentimental realism in its depiction of marriage and courtship among the leisure classes of the mid-eighteenth century. In his new introduction, editor John Richetti examines  Read more...
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Haywood, Eliza Fowler, 1693?-1756.
History of Jemmy and Jenny Jessamy.
Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, ©2005
(DLC) 2005022926
(OCoLC)61261254
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Eliza Fowler Haywood; John J Richetti
ISBN: 0813171873 9780813171876 9780813137940 0813137942
OCLC Number: 65339483
Notes: Previously published: London : Printed for T. Gardner, 1753.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xli, 412 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Front cover; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; Chronology; Note on the Text; Volume I; Volume II; Volume III; Notes; Selected Bibliography.
Series Title: Eighteenth-century novels by women.
Responsibility: by Eliza Haywood ; edited by John Richetti.
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