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The novels of Susan Edmonstone Ferrier

Ferrier, Susan

The novels of Susan Edmonstone Ferrier

by Ferrier, Susan

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Published by J.M. Dent & Co. in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementwith an introduction by R. Brimley Johnson & illustrations by Nelly Erichsen.
SeriesLibrary of English literature -- LEL 22510-12.
ContributionsJohnson, R. Brimley 1867-1932., Erichsen, Nelly.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination6 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13562509M
OCLC/WorldCa16934574

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  Susan Edmonstone Ferrier was born in Edinburgh on 7th September , daughter of Helen Coutts and James Ferrier, a Writer to the Signet. As a child she accompanied her father when his business as estate lawyer of the fifth Duke of Argyll took him . From the 6 vol series "The Novels of Susan Edmonstone Ferrier" with an introduction by R Brimley Johnson. Illustrations by Nelly Erichsen. Pink cloth boards with gilt .

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The Romantic Novels of Susan Edmonstone Ferrier: A Scottish Woman''s Perspective of Her Times. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ferrier, Susan, Novels of Susan Edmonstone Ferrier. London: J.M. Dent, (OCoLC)   Val McDermid hopes to revive the memory of 19th-century author Susan Ferrier Vanessa Thorpe Sat 30 Dec EST Last modified on Sat 30 Dec EST.

The novels of Susan Edmonstone Ferrier. [Susan Ferrier; R Brimley Johnson; Nelly Erichsen] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book\/a>, bgn:Microform\/a>, schema. Susan Edmonstone Ferrier lived from 17 September to She was a novelist at a time when that was not quite an acceptable thing for a young lady to do, and one of a social circle in Edinburgh that included Sir Walter Scott.

The wider picture in Scotland at the time is set out in our Historical Timeline. Susan Ferrier was the youngest of 10 children of Helen Coutts and James Ferrier, a. In the novels of Susan Edmonstone Ferrier there is something of the rough sarcasm of Smollett, mingled with a strong didactic flavour and with occasional displays of sentiment that may be due to Mackenzie.

To her personal friend Scott, she may have owed something in her studies of Scottish life, but Maria Edgeworth was her principal model. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Susan Edmonstone Ferrier books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Currently, there are no editorial book reviews for The Romantic Novels of Susan Edmonstone Ferrier About Pubgraphics Direct PGDirect is an online bookstore that has embraced the concept of direct to consumer selling for self-published books, softcover and hardcover books, specialty books, children's books, hard to find books, college textbooks.

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The Novels Of Susan Edmonstone Ferrier. Susan Ferrier. 07 Apr Paperback. US$ Add to basket. Marriage, Volumes Add to basket. Marriage. Ferrier Susan 23 Sep Paperback.

US$ Add to basket. Novels. Ferrier Susan 28 Jan Paperback. US$ Add to basket. Marriage; A Novel Volume 1. Susan Edmonstone Ferrier was born in Edinburgh, Scotland in Ferrier published three novels anonymously.

Her first novel, Marriage, was written in Six years later she wrote The Inheritance and Destiny was written in She writing is most notable for it's sardonic wit.4/5(11). Wikipedia Biographical Summary.

Susan Edmonstone Ferrier (7 September – 5 November ) was a Scottish novelist. Life. Susan Ferrier was the daughter of James Ferrier (–), writer to the signet and one of the principal clerks of the Court of Session, in which office he was the colleague of Sir Walter Scott, and his wife Helen (–), daughter of Robert Coutts, a farmer Parents: James Ferrier, WS, Helen Coutts.

The Novels of Susan Edmonstone Ferrier: Marriage.- V. the Inheritance. Susan Ferrier $. Scott, the name of Susan Edmonstone Ferrier is one that has become famous from her three clever, satirical, and most amusing novels _of Marriage, The_ _Inheritance,_ and _Destiny.

_They exhibit, besides, a keen sense of the ludicrous almost unequalled. She may be said to have done for Scotland what Jane Austen and Maria Edgeworth have respectively.Destiny, by Susan Edmonstone Ferrier.

This story, published inis the last and best of the three novels by the Scotch authoress. The scene of action is the Highlands, and fashionable London society in the first part of the nineteenth century.

Written in a clear, bright style, in .Marriage by Susan Ferrier and a great selection of related books, Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.

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