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Wieland and Memoirs of Carwin the Biloquist
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Penguin Classics
Publication date January 1, 1991
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780140390797
ISBN-10 0140390790
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.25 by 8 in.
Weight 0.60 lbs.
Original list price $14.00
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Summary
These two novels tell the story of the arrival and affect of the mysterious Carwin on a small Pennsylvanian community prior to the American Revolution (view table of contents)
Amazon.com description: Product Description: A terrifying account of the fallibility of the human mind and, by extension, of democracy itself, Wieland brilliantly reflects the psychological, social, and political concerns of the early American republic. In the fragmentary sequel,Memoirs, Brown explores Carwin’s bizarre history as a manipulated disciple of the charismatic utopian Ludloe. 

For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.

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With Charles Brockden Brown | from Digireads.Com (November 30, 2010); titled "Wieland; Or The Transformation (An American Tale) and Memoirs of Carwin the Biloquist (A Fragment)"
9781420938654 | details & prices | 167 pages | 6.00 × 8.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $8.95
This edition also contains Wieland and Memoirs of Carwin the Biloquist, Wieland and Memoirs of Carwin the Biloquist
About: Charles Brockden Brown (1771-1810) was an American novelist, historian and editor, who has been recognized as one of the first American novelists and an early proponent of the Gothic romance genre.
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from Penguin Classics (January 1, 1991)
9780140390797 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $14.00
About: These two novels tell the story of the arrival and affect of the mysterious Carwin on a small Pennsylvanian community prior to the American Revolution

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