Produced by Andrew Sly
Transcriber’s Notes: This text retains
many old and inconsistent spellings as found in the
Dodsley 1769 edition. Differences from that edition
are as follows:&...
Though Frances Brooke dreamed of becoming a celebrated dramatist, she is remembered today almost exclusively as a novelist. In this and several other respects, her career closely resembles that of the...
Frances Brooke, novelist, dramatist, essayist, translator, and poet, is best remembered today for her fiction, especially for the first Canadian novel, The History of Emily Montague (1769), written d...