The Governess, Or, Little Female Academy

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Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 1968 - Juvenile Fiction - 375 pages
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Relates the adventures and misadventures of Mrs. Teachum and her nine pupils.

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Review: The Governess; or, The Little Female Academy

User Review  - Caterina - Goodreads

It was neither here nor there, a charming morality tale. Obviously heavy-handed; what else would you expect of a novel that was meant to instruct its readers? For all that, it's cute enough to be worth a browse. Read full review

Review: The Governess; or, The Little Female Academy

User Review  - Dina - Goodreads

I had to read this for my eighteenth century lit class last semester. This book is considered one of the first novels written specifically for children, and it is fascinating in how different it is ... Read full review

Contents

The Influences on Sarah Fielding in Writing
39
Sarah Fieldings Views on Education
50
The Influence of The Governess
64
Copyright

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