The Resource Memoirs of the life of Mrs. A--a W--t : shewing, I.The unkind usage she receiv'd from an only brother. II. The cause of her coming to London. III. The manner in whichshe was seduc'd from the inn, to a house of ill fame. IV. How she was there male-treated, debauch'd, and confin'd for the space of two years. V. Her behaviour and treatment there till the time of her deliverance, and how dispos'd of since

Memoirs of the life of Mrs. A--a W--t : shewing, I.The unkind usage she receiv'd from an only brother. II. The cause of her coming to London. III. The manner in whichshe was seduc'd from the inn, to a house of ill fame. IV. How she was there male-treated, debauch'd, and confin'd for the space of two years. V. Her behaviour and treatment there till the time of her deliverance, and how dispos'd of since

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Memoirs of the life of Mrs. A--a W--t : shewing, I.The unkind usage she receiv'd from an only brother. II. The cause of her coming to London. III. The manner in whichshe was seduc'd from the inn, to a house of ill fame. IV. How she was there male-treated, debauch'd, and confin'd for the space of two years. V. Her behaviour and treatment there till the time of her deliverance, and how dispos'd of since
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Memoirs of the life of Mrs. A--a W--t
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shewing, I.The unkind usage she receiv'd from an only brother. II. The cause of her coming to London. III. The manner in whichshe was seduc'd from the inn, to a house of ill fame. IV. How she was there male-treated, debauch'd, and confin'd for the space of two years. V. Her behaviour and treatment there till the time of her deliverance, and how dispos'd of since
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  • eng
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Text in English
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fiction
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-1759
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  • Reeve, W.
  • Dodd, Anne
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  • Wilks, Robert
  • Young women
  • Prostitutes
  • Teenage prostitution
  • Rape
  • Rape victims
  • English fiction
  • Didactic fiction, English
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Memoirs of the life of Mrs. A--a W--t : shewing, I.The unkind usage she receiv'd from an only brother. II. The cause of her coming to London. III. The manner in whichshe was seduc'd from the inn, to a house of ill fame. IV. How she was there male-treated, debauch'd, and confin'd for the space of two years. V. Her behaviour and treatment there till the time of her deliverance, and how dispos'd of since
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1 online resource (viii, [1],10-51 pages)
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Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy lacking front and back covers, along with majority of spine. Remants of spine indicate leather binding. Printed on antique laid papers featuring vertical chainlines and horizontal wire lines. Housed in protective archival envelope. Affixed to envelope is an ex libris (bookplate) of the Boston Public Library identifying copy as derived from the "Scholfield Fund". Head of half-title page includes numeration ("12") at head-/spine-edge of page in black ink.
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Memoirs of the life of Mrs. A--a W--t : shewing, I.The unkind usage she receiv'd from an only brother. II. The cause of her coming to London. III. The manner in whichshe was seduc'd from the inn, to a house of ill fame. IV. How she was there male-treated, debauch'd, and confin'd for the space of two years. V. Her behaviour and treatment there till the time of her deliverance, and how dispos'd of since
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  • "[Price One Shilling"] --tail-edge of title page
  • Signatures: [Áþ] B-F́þ G℗ø
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1 online resource (viii, [1],10-51 pages)
Form of item
online
Note
Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy lacking front and back covers, along with majority of spine. Remants of spine indicate leather binding. Printed on antique laid papers featuring vertical chainlines and horizontal wire lines. Housed in protective archival envelope. Affixed to envelope is an ex libris (bookplate) of the Boston Public Library identifying copy as derived from the "Scholfield Fund". Head of half-title page includes numeration ("12") at head-/spine-edge of page in black ink.
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