Cecilia

Cecilia

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by Fanny Burney
     
 

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Cecilia, or Memoirs of an Heiress, was Fanny Burney's second novel and was first published in 1782. It is the story of Cecilia Beverly, a young and beautiful heiress whose army of suitors is made up of gentlemen, scoundrels, and many who are not what they seem. Admired by Jane Austen and many other contemporaries, it is said that the title for Pride and Prejudice is… See more details below

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Cecilia, or Memoirs of an Heiress, was Fanny Burney's second novel and was first published in 1782. It is the story of Cecilia Beverly, a young and beautiful heiress whose army of suitors is made up of gentlemen, scoundrels, and many who are not what they seem. Admired by Jane Austen and many other contemporaries, it is said that the title for Pride and Prejudice is taken from the last pages of Cecilia.

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ISBN-13:
2940012591647
Publisher:
Girlebooks
Publication date:
01/18/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
1,307,811
File size:
1 MB

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