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" ... virtue. The author is already known to the public by the two novels announced in her titlepage, and both, the last especially, attracted, with justice, an attention from the public far superior to what is granted to the ephemeral productions which... "
Memoirs of Mary Stuart, queen of Scotland - Page 26
by Leicester Silk Buckingham - 1844
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The borderers; or, The Wept of Wish-Ton-Wish, by the author of 'The pilot'.

James Fenimore Cooper - 1833
...Illustrations by GKEATBACH, NORTHANGER ABBEY, AND PERSUASION. BY MISS JANE AUSTEN. " .Miss Austen's Dovels attracted, with justice, an attention from the public...say that keeping close to common incidents, and to snch characters as occupy the ordinary walks of life, she has produced sketches of such spirit and...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 14

Literature, Modern - 1816
...known to the public by the two I novels announced in her title-page, and both, the last especially, ~" attracted, with justice, an attention from the public...demand of watering-places and circulating libraries. They belong to a class of fictions which has arisen almost in our own times, and which draws the characters...
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The attaché, or, Sam Slick in England, Volume 2

Thomas Chandler Haliburton - 1844
...Mrs. Norris—the gem of the volume—one of the most delightful characters we ever met with."—.\Vj. In one volume, neatly bound and embellished, No. 28....ephemeral productions which supply the regular demand of watering places and circulating libraries. We beatow no mean compliment upon this eminent novelist,...
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The Economy of Literary Form: English Literature and the Industrialization ...

Lee Erickson - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 219 pages
...by the two novels announced in her title-page, and both, the last especially [Pride and Prejudice] , attracted, with justice, an attention from the public...demand of wateringplaces and circulating libraries. —Sir Walter Scott, Review of Emma M; any readers will have first learned of the circulating library...
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Realismustheorien in England (1692-1919)

Walter F. Greiner, Fritz Kemmler - Criticism - 1997 - 230 pages
...already known to the public by the two novels announced in her title-page, and both, the last especially, attracted, with justice, an attention from the public...which supply the regular demand of watering-places and circu5 lating libraries. They belong to a class of fictions which has arisen almost in our own times,...
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Emma

Jane Austen - Fiction - 2004 - 456 pages
...already known to the public by the two novels announced in her tide-page, and both, the last especially, attracted, with justice, an attention from the public...demand of watering-places and circulating libraries." They belong to a class of fictions 1 Seaside resorts. 2 Commercial circulating libraries began to appear...
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Jane Austen's Textual Lives: : From Aeschylus to Bollywood: From Aeschylus ...

Kathryn Sutherland - Literary Criticism - 2005 - 408 pages
...concern to distinguish the new novel from the common run of circulating library fiction ('far superior to... the ephemeral productions which supply the regular...demand of watering-places and circulating libraries'). 4 ' But he was doing something more than this: in contrast to the late eighteenth-century periodicals,...
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Jane Austen in Context

Janet Todd - Literary Collections - 2005 - 467 pages
...into two sharply distinct kinds, one of which consisted, as Scott put it in his review oí Emma, of 'the ephemeral productions which supply the regular...demand of watering-places and circulating libraries' while the other, amongst which Emma was to be placed, was made up of works 'exalted and decorated by...
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Jane Austen's Emma: A Casebook

Fiona J. Stafford - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 319 pages
The essays collected in this casebook reflect changing opinions of Emma from its earliest reception to its established position in the literary canon.
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A Revolution Almost Beyond Expression: Jane Austen's Persuasion

Jocelyn Harris - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 280 pages
...changes often (130), are almost certainly novels. Scott echoes the sentiment of the moment when he scorns "the ephemeral productions which supply the regular demand of watering-places and circulating libraries,"39 while Sir Edward Denham in "Sanditon" declares that "The mere Trash of the common Circulating...
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