Evelina, Or, the History of a Young Lady’s Entrance into the World – Fanny Burney

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Evelina, Or, the History of a Young Lady’s Entrance into the World

Fanny Burney

Genre: Theater

Publish Date: June 19, 2012

Publisher: Public Domain

Seller: Public Domain


Evelina is a country girl who comes to the big city and makes every possible faux pas. Along the way she faces near incest, a bitch of a grandmother, other embarrassing relatives, near rape, clinging prostitutes, and a mischievous monkey. Evelina learns how to navigate the complex layers of 18th century society and earn the love of a distinguished nobleman.

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