Book Reviews of Evelina or The History of a Young Lady's Entrance into the World

Evelina or The History of a Young Lady's Entrance into the World
Evelina or The History of a Young Lady's Entrance into the World
Author: Margaret Anne Doody, Frances Burney
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ISBN-13: 9780140433470
ISBN-10: 0140433473
Publication Date: 11/1/1994
Pages: 560
Rating:
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
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3.6 stars, based on 5 ratings
Publisher: Penguin Classics
Book Type: Paperback
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i read this book for a subversive women class in college and actually thought it was pretty amusing. high recommended.
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The novel records in letters its young heroine's encounters with society, both high and low, in London and at fashionable watering places.
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Written in epistolary form, Evelina is the sequal to the novel that the author burned when she was 15. An introduction of a young naive woman to society, and the masks and dangers that lay in wait.