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The Resource The history of Jemmy and Jenny Jessamy, by Eliza Haywood ; edited by John Richetti

The history of Jemmy and Jenny Jessamy, by Eliza Haywood ; edited by John Richetti

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The history of Jemmy and Jenny Jessamy
Title
The history of Jemmy and Jenny Jessamy
Statement of responsibility
by Eliza Haywood ; edited by John Richetti
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author of over eighty novels, plays, and volumes of poetry, Eliza Haywood is one of the most prolific and high-profile female authors of the eighteenth century. Her last novel, The History of Jemmy and Jenny Jessamy, is original for its unsentimental realism in its depiction of marriage and courtship among the leisure classes of the mid-eighteenth century. In his new introduction, editor John Richetti examines how Haywood's amusing and engaging prose explores the subtleties of eighteenth-century courtship. Out of print since the early nineteenth century, The History of Jemmy and Jenny Je
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digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1693?-1756
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Haywood, Eliza Fowler
Dewey number
823/.5
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR3506.H94
LC item number
H48 2005eb
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Richetti, John J
Series statement
Eighteenth-century novels by women
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Courtship
  • Commitment (Psychology)
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • Commitment (Psychology)
  • Courtship
Label
The history of Jemmy and Jenny Jessamy, by Eliza Haywood ; edited by John Richetti
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previously published: London : Printed for T. Gardner, 1753
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 411-412)
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
Front cover; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; Chronology; Note on the Text; Volume I; Volume II; Volume III; Notes; Selected Bibliography
Control code
65339483
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xli, 412 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813137940
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2hh3dn
  • c9325051-70b0-4bd3-a1e4-59cc4b4bded0
Publisher number
EB00785340
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)65339483
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The history of Jemmy and Jenny Jessamy, by Eliza Haywood ; edited by John Richetti
Publication
Note
Previously published: London : Printed for T. Gardner, 1753
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 411-412)
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
Front cover; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; Chronology; Note on the Text; Volume I; Volume II; Volume III; Notes; Selected Bibliography
Control code
65339483
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xli, 412 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813137940
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2hh3dn
  • c9325051-70b0-4bd3-a1e4-59cc4b4bded0
Publisher number
EB00785340
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)65339483
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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