Product Description: The letters in this volume record the last years of Mrs. Piozzi's life. Her correspondence from 1817 to 1821 reads like extensions of her private journals and may be seen as affirmation of hope and ambition as well as decelarations of frustration, grief, anger, and self-pity. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
Product Description: Frances Burney's first and most enduringly popular novel is a vivid, satirical, and seductive account of the pleasures and dangers of fashionable life in late eighteenth-century London. As she describes her heroine's entry into society, womanhood and, inevitably, love, Burney exposes the vulnerability of female innocence in an image-conscious and often cruel world where social snobbery and sexual aggression are played out in the public arenas of pleasure-gardens, theatre visits, and balls...read more
9780199536931 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 15, 2008, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Frances Burney's first and most enduringly popular novel is a vivid, satirical, and seductive account of the pleasures and dangers of fashionable life in late eighteenth-century London.
9781499368413 | Createspace Independent Pub, February 6, 2015, cover price $29.99 | also contains Camilla
9781481044639 | Createspace Independent Pub, November 19, 2012, cover price $24.95 | also contains Camilla | About this edition: Camilla; or A Picture of Youth
9780192839084 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 28, 1999, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Textual notes and critical analysis accompany this edition of the eighteenth-century novel depicting the social and moral dilemmas of the young