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Coquette, Or The History of Eliza Wharton

Hannah Webster Foster

The classic early American epistolary novel about the seduction and ruin of a passionate young woman. Based on the true story of Elizabeth Whitman, whose lonesome death in childbirth in a Connecticut inn sparked widespread discussion and outrage, the novel went through many editions and innumerable printings in the century after its initial publication in 1797. (Summary by Jon Miller)

The classic early American epistolary novel about the seduction and ruin of a passionate young woman. Based on the true story of Elizabeth Whitman, whose lonesome death in childbirth in a Connecticut inn sparked widespread discussion and outrage, the novel went through many editions and innumerable printings in the century after its initial publication in 1797. (Summary by Jon Miller)
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The classic early American epistolary novel about the seduction and ruin of a passionate young woman. Based on the true story of Elizabeth Whitman, whose lonesome death in childbirth in a Connecticut inn sparked widespread discussion and outrage, the novel went through many editions and innumerable printings in the century after its initial publication in 1797. (Summary by Jon Miller)

Language:

English

Narrators:

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Length:

6h 32m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

38:08


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

26:20


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

27:14


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

28:43


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

32:19


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

29:46


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

27:43


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

27:00


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

22:01


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

27:48


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

26:49


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

28:56


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

21:54


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

27:38