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Erema: Or My Father's Sin

Erema: Or My Father's Sin

by Richard Doddridge Blackmore
     
 

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Erema; or, my father's sin is a three-volume novel by R. D. Blackmore published in 1877. The novel is narrated by a teenage girl called Erema whose father escaped from England having been charged with a murder he did not commit. Erema has grown up in exile with her father, and the story begins in California in the 1850s.
The name "Erema" is taken from a passage in

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Erema; or, my father's sin is a three-volume novel by R. D. Blackmore published in 1877. The novel is narrated by a teenage girl called Erema whose father escaped from England having been charged with a murder he did not commit. Erema has grown up in exile with her father, and the story begins in California in the 1850s.
The name "Erema" is taken from a passage in the Greek tragedy Women of Trachis by Sophocles. The heroine of the play, Deianeira, is referred to as erema, a word meaning "abandoned", used by the ancient Greeks for widows and orphans.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781522741824
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
12/14/2015
Pages:
266
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.56(d)

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