Lover's Vows

Lover's Vows

by Elizabeth Inchbald, E. Inchbald
     
 

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Lover's Vows (1798) was featured by Jane Austen in her novel Mansfield Park, is one of at least four adaptations of August von Kotzebue's Das Kind der Liebe (1780). Inchbald's version is the only one to have been performed. Dealing as it does with sex before marriage and illegitimate birth, Inchbald in the Preface to the published version declares herself to have been… See more details below

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Lover's Vows (1798) was featured by Jane Austen in her novel Mansfield Park, is one of at least four adaptations of August von Kotzebue's Das Kind der Liebe (1780). Inchbald's version is the only one to have been performed. Dealing as it does with sex before marriage and illegitimate birth, Inchbald in the Preface to the published version declares herself to have been highly sensitive to the task of adapting the original German text for "an English audience."

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ISBN-13:
9781406529449
Publisher:
Dodo Press
Publication date:
05/28/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
84
Sales rank:
1,314,554
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range:
1 - 17 Years

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