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Fanny Burney

Nicolson, Nigel.

Fanny Burney

the mother of English fiction

by Nicolson, Nigel.

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Published by Short Books in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Burney, Fanny, -- 1752-1840.,
  • Novelists, English -- 18th century -- Biography.,
  • Great Britain -- Court and courtiers -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [111]).

    StatementNigel Nicolson.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR3316.A4 N53 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination109, [2] p. :
    Number of Pages109
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18726282M
    ISBN 101904095186
    LC Control Number2002483543


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The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Fanny Burney (Burney, Fanny, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article. Burney, Fanny, Camilla: or, A Picture of Youth (London: Payne, Cadell and Davies, ) (HTML at Celebration of Women Writers) Burney, Fanny, Cecilia: or, Memoirs of an Heiress volume I: Gutenberg text.

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Cecilia or Memoirs of an Heiress was Fanny Burney’s second novel and was first published on 12 Junethe day before her 30th birthday. Cecilia is a romance but also contains a strong moral message, not only that money does not bring happiness, but also that happiness bought at the price of duty fails to bring peace and joy.

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