Preface to Clarissa

Preface to Clarissa

by Samuel Richardson
     
 
According to Wikipedia: "Clarissa, or, the History of a Young Lady is an epistolary novel by Samuel Richardson, published in 1748. It tells the tragic story of a heroine whose quest for virtue is continually thwarted by her family, and is one of the longest novels in the English language." Also according to Wikipedia: "Samuel Richardson (19 August 1689 –

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According to Wikipedia: "Clarissa, or, the History of a Young Lady is an epistolary novel by Samuel Richardson, published in 1748. It tells the tragic story of a heroine whose quest for virtue is continually thwarted by her family, and is one of the longest novels in the English language." Also according to Wikipedia: "Samuel Richardson (19 August 1689 – 4 July 1761) was an 18th-century English writer and printer. He is best known for his three epistolary novels: Pamela: Or, Virtue Rewarded (1740), Clarissa: Or the History of a Young Lady (1748) and The History of Sir Charles Grandison (1753). Richardson was an established printer and publisher for most of his life and printed almost 500 different works, with journals and magazines."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781455399369
Publisher:
B&R Samizdat Express
Publication date:
11/04/2010
Sold by:
Smashwords
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
175 KB

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