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Rowson Mrs 1762-1824

Overview
Works: 336 works in 1,625 publications in 5 languages and 27,813 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Textbooks  Juvenile works  Sermons  Portraits  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Editor, Lyricist, Librettist
Classifications: PS2736.R3, 813.2
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Charlotte Temple, a tale of truth by Rowson( Book )

606 editions published between 1791 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 6,505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the seduction of a British schoolgirl by a dashing soldier, John Montraville, who brings her to America and there abandons her, pregnant and ill
Reuben and Rachel, or, tales of old times : a novel by Rowson( Book )

31 editions published between 1798 and 2012 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Susanna Haswell Rowson, a popular and prolific writer, actress, and educator in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, had a truly transatlantic life and career, moving twice from England to America and publishing extensively in both countries. A transatlantic sensibility informs her fictionalized "history" of America, Reuben and Rachel, which traces ten generations of an extended family, beginning with the marriage of Christopher Columbus's son to a native Peruvian princess, moving through the Tudor succession crises and the colonial settlement of New England, and ending with the title characters, who leave England for America, renounce titles of nobility, and consider their children "true-born Americans." In Rowson's representation, the American character derives from fusion and hybridity, the results of intermarriage across racial, religious and national lives."--Publisher's website
Rebecca, or, The fille de chambre : a novel by Rowson( Book )

15 editions published between 1814 and 2010 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlotte Temple ; and, Lucy Temple by Rowson( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the seduction of a British schoolgirl by a dashing soldier, John Montraville, who brings her to America and there abandons her, pregnant and ill
Sarah, or, The exemplary wife by Rowson( Book )

28 editions published between 1813 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fille de chambre : a novel by Rowson( Book )

28 editions published between 1793 and 2011 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An abridgment of universal geography : together with sketches of history by Rowson( Book )

15 editions published between 1804 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miscellaneous poems by Rowson( Book )

21 editions published between 1804 and 2012 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slaves in Algiers ; or, A struggle for freedom: a play, interspersed with songs, in three acts by Rowson( Book )

18 editions published between 1794 and 2012 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inquisitor ; or, Invisible rambler : In three volumes. by Rowson( Book )

24 editions published between 1793 and 1968 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Charlotte Temple : a tale of truth by Rowson( Book )

6 editions published in 1808 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A present for young ladies : containing poems, dialogues, addresses, &c., &c., &c., as recited by the pupils of Mrs. Rowson's Academy at the annual exhibitions by Rowson( Book )

17 editions published between 1811 and 2011 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slaves in Algiers, or, A struggle for freedom by Rowson( Book )

22 editions published between 1794 and 2011 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlotte's daughter; or, The three orphans. A sequel to Charlotte Temple by Rowson( Book )

13 editions published between 1828 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The highland reel : a comic opera in three acts by John O'Keeffe( Book )

9 editions published in 1797 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reuben and Rachel : or, tales of old times. A novel. In two volumes. By Mrs. Rowson by Rowson( Book )

9 editions published in 1799 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I'm in haste. A new song by Rowson( Book )

8 editions published in 1794 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Charlotte Temple, a tale of truth
Alternative Names
Haswell Rowson, Susanna

Haswell, Susannah 1762-1824

Rowson, Mrs.

Rowson, S. 1762-1824 Mrs

Rowson, S.H.

Rowson, S. Mrs., 1762-1824

Rowson, Susanna

Rowson Susanna 1762-1824

Rowson, Susanna H. 1762-1824

Rowson, Susanna Haswell

Rowson Susanna Haswell 1762-1824

Rowson, Susannah

Rowson, William 1762-1824 Mrs

Rowson, William, Mrs., 1762-1824

Susanna Rowson Amerikaans auteur

Susanna Rowson US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin und Schauspielerin

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Reuben and Rachel, or, tales of old times : a novelCharlotte Temple ; and, Lucy TempleSarah, or, The exemplary wifeThe seduction novel of the early nation : a call for socio-political reformNineteenth-Century literature criticism