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Haywood, Eliza Fowler 1693?-1756

Overview
Works: 802 works in 3,413 publications in 3 languages and 48,026 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Literature  Romance fiction  Sources  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bildungsromans  Didactic fiction  Satire  Political fiction 
Roles: Author, Translator, Contributor, Editor, Attributed name, Composer, Creator, Other
Classifications: PR3506.H94, 823.5
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Selected fiction and drama of Eliza Haywood by Eliza Fowler Haywood( )

9 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 1,569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This exciting edition gathers together for the first time a sampling of Haywood's writings generous enough to represent the full range of her fiction and drama and includes material from each decade of her long writing life. All texts come back into print here and here alone. The collection features six fictions, including both racy early work and later experimental prose fiction, two plays, and some powerful political writing. --PUBLISHER DESCRIPTON
Selections from the female spectator by Eliza Fowler Haywood( )

7 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Aphra Behn, Eliza Haywood was the most important woman novelist of the early 18th century. She also edited The Female Spectator, a periodical with a markedly female audience in mind, and this is a selection of her writings from its pages
The history of Jemmy and Jenny Jessamy by Eliza Fowler Haywood( )

12 editions published between 1753 and 2010 in English and held by 1,527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The History of Jemmy and Jenny Jessamy, originally published as three volumes in 1753, is the last work by the prolific English novelist Eliza Haywood. Out of print since the early nineteenth century and never available in an edited and fully-annotated modern edition such as this, Haywood's novel is an important early example of the sentimental novel of domestic manners. In its depiction of marriage and courtship among the leisure class of the mid-eighteenth century, Haywood's novel is remarkable for its unsentimental realism. Book jacket."--Jacket
The history of Miss Betsy Thoughtless by Eliza Fowler Haywood( )

52 editions published between 1751 and 2014 in English and held by 1,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A lively, pretty young orphan with a large fortune, Miss Betsy Thoughtless is courted by several eligible suitors. Enjoying their adoration, she dallies with their affections and postpones marriage. Her flirtatiousness, however, alienates the right man, and scares her guardian into marrying her off to a brutish husband. This is one of the first novels (1751) to depict a heroine questioning the sexual double standard and institution of marriage."--Publisher's description
The injur'd husband, or, The mistaken resentment ; and Lasselia, or, The self-abandon'd by Eliza Fowler Haywood( )

27 editions published between 1723 and 2018 in English and held by 1,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of a certain island adjacent to the kingdom of Utopia by Eliza Fowler Haywood( )

75 editions published between 1725 and 2005 in English and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The female spectator by Eliza Fowler Haywood( )

64 editions published between 1745 and 2003 in English and held by 1,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Female Spectator contains a mixture of amusement, gossip and instruction and includes warnings of the dire consequences that result from the pursuit of pleasure, as well as exhortations to women to open their minds to learning
The invisible spy by Eliza Fowler Haywood( )

64 editions published between 1755 and 2016 in English and German and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eponymous 'invisible spy' is a striking literary persona, allowing Haywood to lead the reader around London, witnessing and exposing hypocrisy, corruption and the suffering of women. --p. 4 of cover
Adventures of Eovaai, princess of Ijaveo : a pre-adamitical history by Eliza Fowler Haywood( )

15 editions published between 1736 and 2008 in English and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haywood's novel is the story of the beautiful Princess Eovaai. Groomed for the throne by her father, who teaches her Lockean notions of liberty, she is overthrown, enmeshed in civil war, and then magically transported to a foreign land by an evil man. Part magician, part politician, he plots to marry her for political reasons
The history of Miss Betsy Thoughtless by Eliza Fowler Haywood( )

58 editions published between 1751 and 2010 in English and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love in excess, or, The fatal enquiry by Eliza Fowler Haywood( )

33 editions published between 1719 and 2018 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... Haywood's first novel, Love in Excess [is] ... a well-crafted novel in which the claims of love and ambition are pursued through multiple storylines until the heroine engineers a melodramatic conclusion."--Back cover
A wife to be lett. : A comedy. : As it is acted at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane, by His Majesty's servants. by Eliza Fowler Haywood( )

51 editions published between 1724 and 2018 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bath-intrigues : in four letters to a friend in London (1725) by Eliza Fowler Haywood( Book )

37 editions published between 1725 and 1992 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rash resolve by Eliza Fowler Haywood( )

43 editions published between 1724 and 2010 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The secret history of the present intrigues of the court of Caramania by Eliza Fowler Haywood( )

38 editions published between 1727 and 2005 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love in excess, or, The fatal enquiry : a novel by Eliza Fowler Haywood( )

57 editions published between 1719 and 2011 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Jemmy and Jenny Jessamy by Eliza Fowler Haywood( )

46 editions published between 1753 and 2007 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The invisible spy by Eliza Fowler Haywood( )

30 editions published between 1759 and 1788 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the "invisible spy's" clandestine observations of conversations and letters leading to numerous moral revelations
Secret histories, novels and poems : In four volumes. Written by Mrs. Eliza Haywood by Eliza Fowler Haywood( )

28 editions published between 1725 and 2005 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The perplex'd dutchess: or, treachery rewarded : Being some memoirs of the court of Malfy. In a letter from a Sicilian nobleman ... to his friend in London by Eliza Fowler Haywood( )

30 editions published between 1727 and 2018 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The history of Jemmy and Jenny Jessamy
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Selections from the female spectatorThe history of Jemmy and Jenny JessamyThe history of Miss Betsy ThoughtlessThe injur'd husband, or, The mistaken resentment ; and Lasselia, or, The self-abandon'dAdventures of Eovaai, princess of Ijaveo : a pre-adamitical historyLove in excess, or, The fatal enquirySeductive forms : women's amatory fiction from 1684-1740
Alternative Names
Eliza Haywood Brits romanschrijfster (1693-1756)

Eliza Haywood écrivaine britannique

Eliza Haywood escriptora, actriu i editora anglesa

Eliza Haywood scrittrice inglese

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Haywood, Eliza ca1693-1756 née Fowler

Haywood, Eliza F. 1693-1756

Haywood (Eliza Fowler), Mrs, 1693?-1756

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Haywood, Elizabeth asi 1693-1756

Haywood, Elize 1693-1756

Haywood, Mrs. (Eliza Fowler), 1693?-1756

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Heywood, Ethel 1693-1756

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English (878)

German (12)

Italian (3)