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Oroonoko is a short work of prose fiction by Aphra Behn, published in 1688, concerning the love of its hero, an enslaved African in Surinam in the 1660s, and the author's own experiences in the new South American colony.

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9781515388517, titled "Oroonoko: Or, the Royal Slave" | Createspace Independent Pub, August 7, 2015, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Oroonoko is a short work of prose fiction by Aphra Behn, published in 1688, concerning the love of its hero, an enslaved African in Surinam in the 1660s, and the author's own experiences in the new South American colony.
9781497531581, titled "Oroonoko: Or, the Royal Slave" | Createspace Independent Pub, April 7, 2014, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: "I DO not pretend, in giving you the history of this Royal Slave, to entertain my reader with adventures of a feigned hero, whose life and fortunes fancy may manage at the poet's pleasure; nor in relating the truth, design to adorn it with any accidents but such as arrived in earnest to him: and it shall come simply into the world, recommended by its own proper merits and natural intrigues; there being enough of reality to support it, and to render it diverting, without the addition of invention.
9781420946796 | Digireads.Com, January 31, 2013, cover price $5.99
9781438791579, titled "Oroonoko; or the Royal Slave" | Intl Business Pubns USA, September 9, 2009, cover price $59.95
9781406877694, titled "Oroonoko or the Royal Slave" | Echo Library, March 30, 2009, cover price $9.90
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Though I parted from you resolved to obey your impossible commands, yet know, oh charming Sylvia! that after a thousand conflicts between love and honour, I found the god (too mighty for the idol) reign absolute monarch in my soul, and soon banished that tyrant thence.

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9781421975399 | Indypublish.Com, May 30, 2006, cover price $22.99 | About this edition: Though I parted from you resolved to obey your impossible commands, yet know, oh charming Sylvia!
9781414224848 | Indypublish.Com, December 30, 2004, cover price $36.99 | About this edition: Published in 1684, Aphra Behn's Love-Letters Between a Noble-Man and his Sister is a fascinating novel written in epistolary form.
9781414201382 | Indypublish.Com, September 1, 2003, cover price $44.99 | About this edition: Published in 1684, Aphra Behn's Love-Letters Between a Noble-Man and his Sister is a fascinating novel written in epistolary form.

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9781503341098 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 9, 2014, cover price $21.99
9781438505343, titled "Love Letters Between a Nobleman and His Sister" | Standard Pubns Inc, November 30, 2008, cover price $14.45 | About this edition: Aphra Behn was a 17th century restoration playwright.
9781427082343, titled "Love-Letters Between a Nobleman and His Sister: Easyread Large Bold Edition" | Large print edition (Read How You Want.Com, November 5, 2008), cover price $11.99 | About this edition: ReadHowYouWant publishes a wide variety of best selling books in Large and Super Large fonts in partnership with leading publishers.
9781426429859 | Large print edition (Bibliobazaar, October 31, 2007), cover price $36.75 | About this edition: Though I parted from you resolved to obey your impossible commands, yet know, oh charming Sylvia!
9781426429323 | Bibliobazaar, October 31, 2007, cover price $33.75 | About this edition: Though I parted from you resolved to obey your impossible commands, yet know, oh charming Sylvia!
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Product Description: I do not pretend, in giving you the history of this Royal Slave, to entertain my reader with adventures of a feigned hero, whose life and fortunes fancy may manage at the poet's pleasure; nor in relating the truth, design to adorn it with any accidents but such as arrived in earnest to him: and it shall come simply into the world, recommended by its own proper merits and natural intrigues; there being enough of reality to support it, and to render it diverting, without the addition of invention...read more

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9780312210656 | Palgrave Macmillan, September 1, 1999, cover price $39.95

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9781612193243, titled "Oroonoko: Or, the Royal Slave, a True Story" | Melville Pub House, August 12, 2014, cover price $12.00 | also contains Oroonoko | About this edition: The bestselling story by a legendary female writer--a tale of love, slavery, and rebellion.
9781500517212 | Createspace Independent Pub, July 14, 2014, cover price $5.99 | also contains Oroonoko
9781499390919 | Createspace Independent Pub, May 20, 2014, cover price $5.99 | also contains Oroonoko | About this edition: Oroonoko is Aphra Behn's story about a slave in Surinam during the 17th century, mixed with her own life experiences there.
9781495385308 | Createspace Independent Pub, January 30, 2014, cover price $9.95 | also contains Oroonoko | About this edition: Oroonoko is a short work of prose fiction by Aphra Behn (1640–1689), published in 1688, concerning the love of its hero, an enslaved African in Surinam in the 1660s, and the author's own experiences in the new South American colony.
9781482079630 | Createspace Independent Pub, January 28, 2013, cover price $10.95 | also contains Oroonoko
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Product Description: I do not pretend, in giving you the history of this Royal Slave, to entertain my reader with adventures of a feigned hero, whose life and fortunes fancy may manage at the poet's pleasure; nor in relating the truth, design to adorn it with any accidents but such as arrived in earnest to him: and it shall come simply into the world, recommended by its own proper merits and natural intrigues; there being enough of reality to support it, and to render it diverting, without the addition of invention...read more

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9781612193243, titled "Oroonoko: Or, the Royal Slave, a True Story" | Melville Pub House, August 12, 2014, cover price $12.00 | also contains Oroonoko | About this edition: The bestselling story by a legendary female writer--a tale of love, slavery, and rebellion.
9781500517212 | Createspace Independent Pub, July 14, 2014, cover price $5.99 | also contains Oroonoko
9781499390919 | Createspace Independent Pub, May 20, 2014, cover price $5.99 | also contains Oroonoko | About this edition: Oroonoko is Aphra Behn's story about a slave in Surinam during the 17th century, mixed with her own life experiences there.
9781495385308 | Createspace Independent Pub, January 30, 2014, cover price $9.95 | also contains Oroonoko | About this edition: Oroonoko is a short work of prose fiction by Aphra Behn (1640–1689), published in 1688, concerning the love of its hero, an enslaved African in Surinam in the 1660s, and the author's own experiences in the new South American colony.
9781482079630 | Createspace Independent Pub, January 28, 2013, cover price $10.95 | also contains Oroonoko
2 other edition(s) in this binding (see all)

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Product Description: Aphra Behn (1640–1689) and Margaret Cavendish (1623–1673) were two of the boldest women authors of seventeenthcentury England. They made gestures toward a utopian future involving female emancipation and gender agreement, but depicted a world too complex for simple answers...read more

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9780815633129, titled "Utopian Negotiation: Aphra Behn & Margaret Cavendish" | Syracuse Univ Pr, November 30, 2013, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Aphra Behn (1640–1689) and Margaret Cavendish (1623–1673) were two of the boldest women authors of seventeenthcentury England.

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Product Description: Make the complex task of creating a child-centered curriculum easier with the practical guidelines and ideas in this updated and expanded handbook. Learn how to sharpen your observation and documentation skills, set up your space, and transform your teaching to reflect children’s interests and needs...read more

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9781605540399 | 2 edition (Redleaf Pr, March 22, 2011), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Make the complex task of creating a child-centered curriculum easier with the practical guidelines and ideas in this updated and expanded handbook.
9780192828927, titled "Oroonoko and Other Writings" | Oxford Univ Pr, June 1, 1994, cover price $8.95 | also contains Oroonoko and Other Writings | About this edition: The most complete collection of the work of Aphra Behn (1640-89) available, this volume contains Oroonoko and five other works of fiction ranging from comedy and high melodrama to tragedy.

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Product Description: Aphra Behn was England's first professional woman writer, but her status as a major author has only recently become clear. Between the sixteenth and eighteenth centuries Behn was denigrated for her "unwomanly" subject matter and intellectual immodesty...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521471695 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 1, 1996, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: Aphra Behn was England's first professional woman writer, but her status as a major author has only recently become clear.

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Product Description: Aphra Behn (1640-89) was both successful and controversial in her own lifetime; her achievements are now recognized less equivocally and her plays, often revived, demonstrate wit, compassion and remarkable range. This edtion brings together her most important comedies in a single volume: The Rover, her best-known play; The Feigned Courtesans, a lively comedy of intrigue; The Lucky Chance, a comedy with a bitter edge, which takes a satirical look at marriage customs; and the dazzling and popular farce, The Emperor of the Moon...read more
By Steve Berman (editor)

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9780192822482, titled "The Rover and Other Plays" | Oxford Univ Pr, January 1, 1996, cover price $8.95 | also contains The Rover and Other Plays | About this edition: Aphra Behn (1640-89) was both successful and controversial in her own lifetime; her achievements are now recognized less equivocally and her plays, often revived, demonstrate wit, compassion and remarkable range.

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Product Description: Aphra Behn (1640-89) was both successful and controversial in her own lifetime; her achievements are now recognized less equivocally and her plays, often revived, demonstrate wit, compassion and remarkable range. This edition brings together her most important comedies in a single volume: The Rover, her best-known play; The Feigned Courtesans, a lively comedy of intrigue; The Lucky Chance, a comedy with a bitter edge, which takes a satirical look at marriage customs; and the dazzling and popular farce, The Emperor of the Moon...read more
By Aphra Behn and Jane Spencer (editor)

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9780199540204 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 15, 2008, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Aphra Behn (1640-89) was both successful and controversial in her own lifetime; her achievements are now recognized less equivocally and her plays, often revived, demonstrate wit, compassion and remarkable range.
9780192822482 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 1, 1996, cover price $8.95 | also contains Best Gay Stories 2009 | About this edition: Aphra Behn (1640-89) was both successful and controversial in her own lifetime; her achievements are now recognized less equivocally and her plays, often revived, demonstrate wit, compassion and remarkable range.

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Aphra Behn's versatile form and content of her translation, satires and songs, and her radical exploration of relationships between the sexes, set her apart from her contemporaries. She wittily negotiates the complexities and ironies of women's role in a society in which honour is a commodity.

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9781857547016 | 1 new edition (Carcanet Pr, August 1, 2006), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Aphra Behn's versatile form and content of her translation, satires and songs, and her radical exploration of relationships between the sexes, set her apart from her contemporaries.

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Product Description: Aphra Behn (1640-89) was both successful and controversial in her own lifetime; her achievements are now recognized less equivocally and her plays, often revived, demonstrate wit, compassion and remarkable range. This edition brings together her most important comedies in a single volume: The Rover, her best-known play; The Feigned Courtesans, a lively comedy of intrigue; The Lucky Chance, a comedy with a bitter edge, which takes a satirical look at marriage customs; and the dazzling and popular farce, The Emperor of the Moon...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Aphra Behn and Jane Spencer (editor)

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9780198121541 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 4, 1996, cover price $74.00 | About this edition: Aphra Behn (1640-89) was both successful and controversial in her own lifetime; her achievements are now recognized less equivocally and her plays, often revived, demonstrate wit, compassion and remarkable range.

Paperback:

9780192834515 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 18, 2000, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Aphra Behn (1640-89) was both successful and controversial in her own lifetime; her achievements are now recognized less equivocally and her plays, often revived, demonstrate wit, compassion and remarkable range.

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Product Description: Book by Todd, Janet

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9780813524559 | Rutgers Univ Pr, September 1, 1997, cover price $40.00

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9780863584169 | Pandora Pr, May 1, 2000, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Book by Todd, Janet

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Product Description: This volume discusses Behn's career in the context of her epoch, presented and sustained through her use of the Spanish voice. It examines the evolution of her drama through a chronological study of the Spanish voice from the siglo de oro contained in her plays and novels. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781575910291 | Susquehanna Univ Pr, December 1, 1999, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: This volume discusses Behn's career in the context of her epoch, presented and sustained through her use of the Spanish voice.

Product Description: Aphra Behn's literary reputation was only really secured in the closing decade of this century, especially by new historicist and feminist critics. The essays collected here present the best of a range of contemporary critical views, discussing both Behn's drama and her prose writings...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Janet Todd (editor)

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9780312218584 | Palgrave Macmillan, May 1, 1999, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Aphra Behn's literary reputation was only really secured in the closing decade of this century, especially by new historicist and feminist critics.

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Product Description: The most complete collection of the work of Aphra Behn (1640-89) available, this volume contains Oroonoko and five other works of fiction ranging from comedy and high melodrama to tragedy. The works included--The Fair Jilt, Memoirs of the Court of the King of Bantam, The History of the Nun, The Adventure of the Black Lady, and The Unfortunate Bride--are complemented by a generous selection of her poetry from public political verse to lyrics and witty conversation poems...read more
By Aphra Behn and Paul Salzman (editor)

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9780199538768 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 15, 2009, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: The most complete collection of the work of Aphra Behn (1640-89) available, this volume contains Oroonoko and five other works of fiction ranging from comedy and high melodrama to tragedy.
9780192834607, titled "Oroonoko, and Other Writings" | Oxford Univ Pr, November 19, 1998, cover price $9.95
9780192828927 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 1, 1994, cover price $8.95 | also contains Reflecting Children's Lives: A Handbook for Planning Your Child-Centered Curriculum | About this edition: The most complete collection of the work of Aphra Behn (1640-89) available, this volume contains Oroonoko and five other works of fiction ranging from comedy and high melodrama to tragedy.

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Product Description: The Works of Aphra Behn - Volume V is presented here in a high quality paperback edition. This popular classic work by Aphra Behn is in the English language, and may not include graphics or images from the original edition. If you enjoy the works of Aphra Behn then we highly recommend this publication for your book collection...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780814206775 | Ohio State Univ Pr, May 1, 1996, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: The Works of Aphra Behn - Volume V is presented here in a high quality paperback edition.

By Aphra Behn and Janet Todd (editor)

Hardcover:

9780814206782 | Ohio State Univ Pr, June 1, 1996, cover price $99.95

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Product Description: brand new copy; ships immediately
By Janet Todd (editor)

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9780814206164 | Ohio State Univ Pr, May 1, 1995, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: brand new copy; ships immediately

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Product Description: Aphra Behn (1640-89) was a popular poet, author of the influential novel Oroonoko, and one of the most successful dramatists of the Restoration theater. Behn led an unusually active and eventful life for a woman of her era, traveling widely—to Surinam in 1663 and to Antwerp in 1666, where Charles II sent her as a spy during the Anglo-Dutch war...read more
By Janet Todd (editor)

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9780814782163 | New York Univ Pr, December 1, 1994, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Aphra Behn (1640-89) was a popular poet, author of the influential novel Oroonoko, and one of the most successful dramatists of the Restoration theater.

Product Description: Ever since Virginia Woolf proclaimed that all women writers should place flowers on her grave, Aphra Behn has slowly become recognized as the first Englishwoman to earn her living by writing. During the 17th century, Behn wrote prodigiously and in varied genres - drama, poetry, novels, essays and translations...read more
By Heidi Hutner (editor)

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9780813914428 | Univ of Virginia Pr, September 1, 1993, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Ever since Virginia Woolf proclaimed that all women writers should place flowers on her grave, Aphra Behn has slowly become recognized as the first Englishwoman to earn her living by writing.

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9780813914435 | Univ of Virginia Pr, September 1, 1993, cover price $24.50 | About this edition: Ever since Virginia Woolf proclaimed that all women writers should place flowers on her grave, Aphra Behn has slowly become recognized as the first Englishwoman to earn her living by writing.

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