The Resource Oroonoko : an authoritative text, historical backgrounds, criticism, Aphra Behn ; edited by Joanna Lipking

Oroonoko : an authoritative text, historical backgrounds, criticism, Aphra Behn ; edited by Joanna Lipking

Label
Oroonoko : an authoritative text, historical backgrounds, criticism
Title
Oroonoko
Title remainder
an authoritative text, historical backgrounds, criticism
Statement of responsibility
Aphra Behn ; edited by Joanna Lipking
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1640-1689
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Behn, Aphra
Dewey number
823/.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR3317
LC item number
.O7 1997
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Lipking, Joanna
Series statement
A Norton critical edition
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  • Slaves
  • Behn, Aphra
  • Slave trade
  • Slave trade in literature
  • Caribbean Area
  • Slave trade
  • Slavery in literature
  • Suriname
  • Princes
  • Africa
  • Behn, Aphra
Label
Oroonoko : an authoritative text, historical backgrounds, criticism, Aphra Behn ; edited by Joanna Lipking
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-272)
Contents
  • The text of Oroonoko, or The royal slave: a true history -- Historical backgrounds -- Criticism -- Aphra Behn: a chronology
  • Contents of "Criticism" section: To Anne Wharton / Bishop Burnet (December 19, 1682) -- To the admir'd Astrea / Charles Cotton (1686) -- A pindarick to Mrs. Behn on her poem on the coronation / written by a lady -- The "Athenian Society" to a woman's love query (1694) -- Dedication to Oroonoko / Thomas Southerne (1696) -- Memoirs on the life of Mrs. Behn / written by a gentlewoman of her acquaintance (1696) -- [Excerpt] from The lives of the poets / Theophilus Cibber, et al. (1753) -- [Excerpt] from Biographia Britannica / Andrew Kippis (1780) -- [Excerpt] from The progress of romance / Clara Reeve (1785) -- [Excerpt] from Lockhart's Life of Scott / Walter Scott (1837) -- Literary garbage (1872) -- Impassioned protest / Algernon Swinburne (1894) -- A very inflammable disposition / George Saintsbury (1913) -- A born Bohemian / V. Sackville-West (1927) -- The freedom of the mind / Virginia Woolf (1929) -- An astonishing masterpiece / George Sherburn (1948) -- The earliest American novel: Aphra Behn's Oroonoko / William C. Sprengemann -- The woman novelist as heroine / Jane Spencer -- Truth, falsehood, and fiction in Oroonoko / Robert L. Chibka -- The romance of empire: Oroonoko and the trade in slaves / Laura Brown -- The other problem with women: reproduction and slave culture in Aphra Behn's Oroonoko / Charlotte Sussman -- Gender and the heroics of endurance in Oroonoko / Mary Beth Rose
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 272 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036802533
Label
Oroonoko : an authoritative text, historical backgrounds, criticism, Aphra Behn ; edited by Joanna Lipking
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-272)
Contents
  • The text of Oroonoko, or The royal slave: a true history -- Historical backgrounds -- Criticism -- Aphra Behn: a chronology
  • Contents of "Criticism" section: To Anne Wharton / Bishop Burnet (December 19, 1682) -- To the admir'd Astrea / Charles Cotton (1686) -- A pindarick to Mrs. Behn on her poem on the coronation / written by a lady -- The "Athenian Society" to a woman's love query (1694) -- Dedication to Oroonoko / Thomas Southerne (1696) -- Memoirs on the life of Mrs. Behn / written by a gentlewoman of her acquaintance (1696) -- [Excerpt] from The lives of the poets / Theophilus Cibber, et al. (1753) -- [Excerpt] from Biographia Britannica / Andrew Kippis (1780) -- [Excerpt] from The progress of romance / Clara Reeve (1785) -- [Excerpt] from Lockhart's Life of Scott / Walter Scott (1837) -- Literary garbage (1872) -- Impassioned protest / Algernon Swinburne (1894) -- A very inflammable disposition / George Saintsbury (1913) -- A born Bohemian / V. Sackville-West (1927) -- The freedom of the mind / Virginia Woolf (1929) -- An astonishing masterpiece / George Sherburn (1948) -- The earliest American novel: Aphra Behn's Oroonoko / William C. Sprengemann -- The woman novelist as heroine / Jane Spencer -- Truth, falsehood, and fiction in Oroonoko / Robert L. Chibka -- The romance of empire: Oroonoko and the trade in slaves / Laura Brown -- The other problem with women: reproduction and slave culture in Aphra Behn's Oroonoko / Charlotte Sussman -- Gender and the heroics of endurance in Oroonoko / Mary Beth Rose
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 272 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036802533

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