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Frances Burney

the world of "female difficulties"

by Katharine M. Rogers

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  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Harvester Wheatsheaf in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Burney, Fanny, 1752-1840 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Feminism and literature -- Great Britain.,
    • Women and literature -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-205) and index.

      StatementKatharine M. Rogers.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR3316.A4 Z76 1990b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination211 p. ;
      Number of Pages211
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1335691M
      ISBN 100710812507
      LC Control Number92218603


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