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Excerpt from Cecilia, or Memoirs of an Heiress, Vol. 4 of 5 In that cruel and heart-breaking moment when I tore myfelf from you at deivile-cafile, I confefi'ed to you the reafon of my ﬂight, and I determined to fee you no more. I named nu to you,...sob encomenda
An exceptional love-story with undertones of comedy and wit that enraptures the reader's attention. It satirizes the conventions of the fashionable world through Cecilia, an heiress and the protagonist of this classic. Stimulating and...
Excerpt from Diary and Letters of Madame D'arblay, Vol. 2: Author of Evelina, Cecilia, &C.; 1781 to 1786 I will go on with a little journalising, though I have now few things, and still fewer people, to mention. Wednesday, June 26. - Dr. Johnson, who...sob encomenda
Cecilia is an heiress, but she can only keep her fortune if her husband will consent to take her surname. Fanny Burney's unusual love story and deft social satire was much admired on its first publication in 1782 for its subtle interweaving of comedy...