Adeline Mowbray, Or, the Mother and Daughter


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Powerful and complex, this novel touches on issues of race, gender roles, and women's education in the late eighteenth century. Adeline Mowbray tells a story of desire, transgression, and remorse over the lives of a mother and daughter. As the subtitle suggests, this novel begins and ends with the relationship between Adeline and her intellectual, experimental mother, Editha, but encompasses almost every other human relationship in the long journey between their rift and their reconciliation. Pursued and exploited by the ...

Adeline Mowbray: Or The Mother and Daughter 2010, Broadview Press Ltd, Peterborough

ISBN-13: 9781551114521


Adeline Mowbray, Or, the Mother and Daughter 1986, Harper San Francisco

ISBN-13: 9780863580857


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