East Lynne

East Lynne

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by Ellen Wood, (Mrs Henry Wood)
     
 

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"A classic of Victorian literature, East Lynne was first published in 1861. It was a sensational success, selling more than 500,000 copies and making its author as famous in her lifetime as Charles Dickens himself." Beautiful, kind and virtuous, Lady Isabel Vane is the perfect wife and mother ... until, in a fit of jealousy, she leaves her dull, distracted husband and… See more details below

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"A classic of Victorian literature, East Lynne was first published in 1861. It was a sensational success, selling more than 500,000 copies and making its author as famous in her lifetime as Charles Dickens himself." Beautiful, kind and virtuous, Lady Isabel Vane is the perfect wife and mother ... until, in a fit of jealousy, she leaves her dull, distracted husband and infant children to elope with her handsome, aristocratic suitor. Her fall from grace is absolute as she suffers the terrible punishment of those who dare to disobey a merciless moral code.

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ISBN-13:
9780199536030
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
06/15/2008
Series:
Oxford World's Classics Series
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
694
Sales rank:
1,270,773
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 7.70(h) x 1.40(d)

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