The Resource Evelina, or, The history of a young lady's entrance into the world, Frances Burney ; afterword by Orson Scott Card., (electronic resource)

Evelina, or, The history of a young lady's entrance into the world, Frances Burney ; afterword by Orson Scott Card., (electronic resource)

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Evelina, or, The history of a young lady's entrance into the world
Title
Evelina, or, The history of a young lady's entrance into the world
Statement of responsibility
Frances Burney ; afterword by Orson Scott Card.
Title variation
  • Evelina
  • History of a young lady's entrance into the world
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eng
Summary
Originally published in 1778, Evelina is Frances Burneys first and most beloved novel. It was a landmark in the development of the novel of manners and went on to influence such enduringly popular authors as Jane Austen. By turns hilarious and grim, witty and lyrical, the story follows young Evelina as she leaves the seclusion of her country home and enters into late eighteenth-century London society--both its pleasures and its dangers. Life in eighteenth-century England is vividly rendered as Evelina is educated in the ways of the world and, eventually, love. As she battles such cruelties as social snobbery and delights in such thrills as pleasure gardens and balls, Evelina strives toward her final triumph, while capturing the hearts of listeners everywhere along the way
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N$T
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1752-1840
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Burney, Fanny
Dewey number
823/.6
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not applicable
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LC call number
PR3316.A4
LC item number
E8 2014ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
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PerformerNote
Read by Emily Rankin, Stefan Rudnicki, Gabrielle de Cuir, Orson Scott Card
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-
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  • Card, Orson Scott
  • Rankin, Emily
  • Rudnicki, Stefan
  • De Cuir, Gabrielle
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  • Young women
  • Socialites
  • Debutantes
  • FICTION / Romance / General
  • FICTION / Coming of Age
  • Debutantes
  • Manners and customs
  • Socialites
  • Young women
  • England
  • London (England)
  • England
  • England
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Evelina, or, The history of a young lady's entrance into the world, Frances Burney ; afterword by Orson Scott Card., (electronic resource)
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spoken word
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spw
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rdacontent
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ocn876294162
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Edition
Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file)
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online
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Isbn
9781482999365
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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digital
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
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other
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B692E094-1C38-4BFF-98EA-E1A850A13356
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  • (Sirsi) o876294162
  • (OCoLC)876294162
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Label
Evelina, or, The history of a young lady's entrance into the world, Frances Burney ; afterword by Orson Scott Card., (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn876294162
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781482999365
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
B692E094-1C38-4BFF-98EA-E1A850A13356
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o876294162
  • (OCoLC)876294162
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not applicable
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not applicable

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