Letters between Amelia in London and her mother in the country by Combe, William

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Published by Printed for R. Ackermann in London .

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  • England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century

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Statementwritten by the late William Combe ...
LC ClassificationsPR3359.C5 L28
The Physical Object
Pagination2 p. l., iv, 310 p.
Number of Pages310
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6903533M
LC Control Number01005352

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A very absorbing book and insight into Amelia's family. I think that her mother, Amy, never did accept the fact that Amelia was lost forever. What a wonderful gesture for her to have kept these personal letters that told nearly as much about her life as if it were an autobiography.

I had a difficult time putting the book /5(65). Letters between Amelia in London and her mother in the country. London, Printed for R. Ackermann, (OCoLC) Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: William Combe.

It describes the hardships suffered by a young couple newly married. Against her mother's wishes, Amelia marries Captain William Booth, a dashing young army officer. The couple run away to London.

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She grows up in and out of the child welfare/orphanage system in England, while trying to maintain contact with her brother, form friendships and finish school/5(K). The rest of the story is told in letters between the major characters, such as Shamela, her mother, Henrietta Maria Honora Andrews- who is unwed in this version- Master Booby, Mrs.

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