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The Resource Charlotte Temple, Susanna Haswell Rowson ; edited with an introduction by Cathy N. Davidson

Charlotte Temple, Susanna Haswell Rowson ; edited with an introduction by Cathy N. Davidson

Label
Charlotte Temple
Title
Charlotte Temple
Statement of responsibility
Susanna Haswell Rowson ; edited with an introduction by Cathy N. Davidson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The sentimental novels of the early national period were considered a danger to society and were criticized for the corrupting influence they had on the minds of their mostly young and female audience. They told tales of vice and intrigue that purported to be ""based on fact"" and also advocated the need for better female education that would prepare young women against sweet-talking seducers. Extremely popular in America after the Revolution and throughout the nineteenth century, Charlotte Temple and The Coquette were two of the most successful novels of the period. Reprinted here in their en
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1762-1824
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rowson
Dewey number
813/.2
Illustrations
facsimiles
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PS2736.R3
LC item number
C5 1986eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Davidson, Cathy N.
Series statement
Early American women writers
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • British
  • Illegitimate children
  • Runaway teenagers
  • Teenage pregnancy
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Teenage girls
  • Elopement
  • Seduction
  • Betrayal
  • Soldiers
  • FICTION
  • Betrayal
  • British
  • Elopement
  • Illegitimate children
  • Runaway teenagers
  • Seduction
  • Soldiers
  • Teenage girls
  • Teenage pregnancy
  • New York (State)
Label
Charlotte Temple, Susanna Haswell Rowson ; edited with an introduction by Cathy N. Davidson
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xxxvii-xxxviii)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Note on the Text; Selected Bibliography; Chronology of Susanna Haswell Rowson; Advertisement from the original British edition (1791); Preface; VOLUME I; VOLUME II
Control code
726764319
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxx, 120 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283097932
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
facsimiles.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)726764319
Label
Charlotte Temple, Susanna Haswell Rowson ; edited with an introduction by Cathy N. Davidson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xxxvii-xxxviii)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Note on the Text; Selected Bibliography; Chronology of Susanna Haswell Rowson; Advertisement from the original British edition (1791); Preface; VOLUME I; VOLUME II
Control code
726764319
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxx, 120 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283097932
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
facsimiles.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)726764319

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