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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English


Book details:

Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1769 ed. printed for J. Dodsley, London.

SeriesThe Flowering of the novel
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.B7913 H18, PR3326.B37 H18
The Physical Object
Pagination4 v. in 2.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5054151M
ISBN 100824011848
LC Control Number74016303

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  The History of Emily Montague - Kindle edition by Brooke, Frances. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The History of Emily Montague.4/5(2). HISTORY OF EMILY MONTAGUE. LETTER I. [1] which parties we were joined by all the fine women at Montreal. Mrs. Melmoth is a very pleasing, genteel brunette, but Emily Montague–you will say I am in love with her if I describe her, and yet I declare to you I am not: knowing she loves another, to whom she is soon to be united, I see her. The novel takes place 10 years after the Battle of the Plains of Abraham in when Quebec becomes a British colony. Written as a collection of letters, the story follows the relationships between Edward Rivers (a British soldier), his friend, John Temple (rather a cad), Emily Montague (a young British woman), and her dearest friend, Arabella Fermor (a flirtatious drama queen). This charming love story captures the lives of Quebec City’s early English-speaking inhabitants, the Québécois, and the Native people, in the decade between Wolfe’s victory on the Plains of Abraham in and the American War of Independence in the s. First published in ,The History of Emily Montague, which brings the 18th-century novel into a New World context, is rightly.

  Frequently called the first Canadian novel, The History of Emily Montague, presents subversive views on traditional subjects like love and marriage and introduces such unique Canadian themes as the relationships between the Québecois and their British conBrand: Standard Publications, Incorporated. Emily Montague was born on Aug in Livingston, New Jersey, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for The Endless (), Fright Night () and Days of Our Lives (). She has been married to Damon Dayoub since May 2, They have one child. Download History-of-emily-montague ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to HISTORY-OF-EMILY-MONTAGUE book pdf for free now. The History Of Emily Montague. Author: Frances Brooke Rich in titles on English life and social history, this collection spans the world as it was known to. About the Book The beauty of Frances Brooke´s The History of Emily Montague is that it can be read both as a novel of sensibility with a sentimental love story and as a highly politicized depiction of life in eighteenth-century Quebec. It has much to say about confrontations between the Old World and the New, Huron and Iroquois cultures, and progressive gender roles.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint. Originally published: London: J. Dodsley, With editor's introd. Genre/Form: Fiction History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Brooke, Frances, ? History of Emily Montague. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart. The History of Emily Montague. By. Frances Brooke. 0 (0 Reviews) Published: Downloads: Share This. The History of Emily Montague. By. Frances Brooke. 0 (0 Reviews) Free Download. Read Online. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more. You can also read the full text.   The History of Emily Montague by Frances Brooke The History of Emily Montague is part travelogue, part political report, part love story. A fascinating first-hand glimpse into the colony of Quebec just ten years following the Battle of the Plains of Abraham, the subsequent fall of New France, and Québec becoming a British colony.