Early American Women Writers
by Hannah W. Foster and Cathy N. Davidson


Overview - The Coquette, one of the two 'best-selling' American novels of the 18th century, tells the much-publicized story of the seduction and death of Elizabeth Whitman, a poet from Hartford, Connecticut. Written as a series of letters-between the heroine and her friends and lovers-it describes her long, tortuous courtship by two men, neither of whom perfectly suits her.  Read more...

 
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Overview
The Coquette, one of the two 'best-selling' American novels of the 18th century, tells the much-publicized story of the seduction and death of Elizabeth Whitman, a poet from Hartford, Connecticut. Written as a series of letters-between the heroine and her friends and lovers-it describes her long, tortuous courtship by two men, neither of whom perfectly suits her.


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  • ISBN-13: 9780195042399
  • ISBN-10: 0195042395
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • Publish Date: February 1987
  • Page Count: 192
  • Dimensions: 7.37 x 6.11 x 0.51 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.47 pounds

Series: Early American Women Writers

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Books > Social Science > Women's Studies
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