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Miss or Mrs.? and The Frozen Deep (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

Miss or Mrs.? and The Frozen Deep (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

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by Wilkie Collins
     
 

In “Miss or Mrs?” Natalie Graybrook is in love with her cousin Launcelot Linzie, but must stay engaged to the detestable Richard Turlington in order to receive her inheritance. “The Frozen Deep” is a play Collins wrote with the help of Charles Dickens, set in the Arctic, and inspired by Sir John Franlkin’s famous expedition

Overview


In “Miss or Mrs?” Natalie Graybrook is in love with her cousin Launcelot Linzie, but must stay engaged to the detestable Richard Turlington in order to receive her inheritance. “The Frozen Deep” is a play Collins wrote with the help of Charles Dickens, set in the Arctic, and inspired by Sir John Franlkin’s famous expedition in 1845—which ended in cannibalism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411458819
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
07/12/2011
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
1238
File size:
237 KB

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Meet the Author


William Wilkie Collins (1824–1889) was considered the “godfather” of the detective novel. His “sensation novels” brought Collins great popularity in the Victorian era. He also focused on serious social and domestic issues. Collins published thirty novels (including The Woman in White), more than sixty short stories, and over a dozen plays, in addition to numerous nonfiction pieces.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
December 8, 1824
Date of Death:
September 23, 1889
Place of Birth:
London, England
Place of Death:
London, England
Education:
Studied law at Lincoln¿s Inn, London

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