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Aphra Behn

Oroonoko and Other Writings
by Aphra Behn ~ Paperback / softback

'I value fame almost as much as if I had been born a hero'. (Preface to The Lucky Chance). Aphra Behn (1640-89) achieved both fame and notoriety in her own time, enjoying considerable success for her plays and for her short novel Oroonoko, the story of a noble slave who loves a princess. Acclaimed...

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Love-Letters Between a Nobleman and His Sister: With the History of...
by Aphra Behn ~ Paperback

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The Luckey Chance Or An Alderman's Bargain
by Aphra Behn ~ Paperback

Then beg'd I wou'd be secret: for he vow'd, his whole Repose and Life, depended on my Silence. Nor had I told it now, But that your Ladyship, may find some speedy means to draw him from this desperate Condition.

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Love-Letters Between a Nobleman and His Sister; With the History of...
by Aphra Behn ~ Paperback / softback

The 18th century was a wealth of knowledge, exploration and rapidly growing technology and expanding record-keeping made possible by advances in the printing press. In its determination to preserve the century of revolution, Gale initiated a revolution of its own: digitization of epic proportions to...

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Abdelazer or the Moor's Revenge
by Aphra Behn ~ Hardback

King. All Lives And Safeties In My Power Remain! Mistaken Charming Creature, If My Power Be Such, Who Kneel And Bow To Thee, What Must Thine Be, Who Hast The Soveraign Command O're Me And It! Wou'dst Thou Give Life? Turn But Thy Lovely Eyes Upon The Wretched Thing That Wants It, And He Will Surely L...

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The Forced Marriage or the Jealous Bridegroom
by Aphra Behn ~ Hardback

Er. Madam, that grief the better is sustain'd, That's for a loss that never yet was gain'd: You only lose a man that does not know How great the Honour is which you bestow: Who dares not hope you love, or if he did, Your greatness would his just return forbid; His humbler thoughts durst ne're to you...

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A School for Greybeards; Or, the Mourning Bride: A Comedy, in Five...
by 1743-1809 Cowley ~ Paperback

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The Young King Or The Mistake
by Aphra Behn ~ Paperback

Thers. Urge it no more, Lysander, 'tis in vain, My Liberty past all retrieve is lost, But they're such glorious Fetters that confine me, I wou'd not quit them to preserve that life Thou justly sayst I hazzard by my Love.

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The Rover Or The Banished Cavaliers
by Aphra Behn ~ Paperback

Tis true, I was never a Lover yet -- but I begin to have a shreud Guess, what 'tis to be so, and fancy it very pretty to sigh, and sing, and blush and wish, and dream and wish, and long and wish to see the Man; and when I do, look pale and tremble; just as you did when my Brother brought home the fi...

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The Fair Jilt Or Tarquin And Miranda
by Aphra Behn ~ Paperback

These Orders are taken up by the best Persons of the Town, young Maids of Fortune, who live together, not inclos'd, but in Palaces that will hold about fifteen hundred or two thousand of these Fille-Devotes, where they have a regulated Government, under a sort of Abbess, or Prioress; or rather, a Go...

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The False Count Or A New Way To Play An Old Game
by Aphra Behn ~ Paperback

Not I, be witness heav'n with what reluctancy I forc't my breaking heart; and can I see, that charming Body in my Sisters Armes! that Mouth that has so oft sworn love to me, kist by anothers Lips! no, Jacinta, that night that gives him to another Woman, shall see him dead between the Charmers Armes....

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The Feign'd Curtizans Or A Nights Intrigue
by Aphra Behn ~ Paperback

Cor. Her Sex, a pretty consideration by my youth, an Oath I shall not violate this dozen year, my sex shou'd excuse me, if to preserve their fame, they expected I shou'd ruin my own quiet: in chusing an ill favourd Husband, such as Octavio before a young handsome Lover, such as you say Fillamour is.

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The Forced Marriage Or The Jealous Bridegroom
by Aphra Behn ~ Paperback

Er. Madam, that grief the better is sustain'd, That's for a loss that never yet was gain'd: You only lose a man that does not know How great the Honour is which you bestow: Who dares not hope you love, or if he did, Your greatness would his just return forbid; His humbler thoughts durst ne're to you...

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Love Letters Between A Nobleman And His Sister: With The History Of...
by Aphra Behn ~ Hardback

In Three Parts. Due to the very old age and scarcity of this book, many of the pages may be hard to read due to the blurring of the original text, possible missing pages, missing text and other issues beyond our control.

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The Works of Aphra Behn, Vol. 2
by Aphra Behn ~ Paperback

Excerpt from The Works of Aphra Behn, Vol. 2: Abdelazer, or the Moor's Revenge; The Young King, or the Mistake; The City Heiress, or Sir Timothy Treat-All; The Feign'd Curtezans, or a Night's Intrigue Leonora, her Daughter, Sister to Ferdinand and} Mrs. Barre}. Florella, Wife to Abdelazer, and Siste...

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English Nights Entertainments. the History of Oroonoko; Or, the Royal...
by Aphra Behn ~ Hardback

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Love-Letters Between a Nobleman and His Sister
by Aphra Behn ~ Hardback

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this wor...

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The Works of Aphra Behn, Vol. 6 (Classic Reprint)
by Aphra Behn ~ Paperback

Excerpt from The Works of Aphra Behn, Vol. 6 La Montre: or, The Lovers Watch, Licensed 2 Aug.1686. R.L. S.is taken by Mrs. Behn from La Montre of Balthazar de Bonnecorse. After having received an excellent education at Marseilles, where he was born, de Bonnecorse was appointed consul at Cairo, and l...

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The Land of Love
by Aphra Behn ~ Hardback

The Man who at this Land before had been, Finding me so admire at what I'd seen; And that Surprize thro' all my Spirits ran, In soft, but awful Language, thus began.

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The Young King or the Mistake
by Aphra Behn ~ Hardback

Thers. Urge it no more, Lysander, 'tis in vain, My Liberty past all retrieve is lost, But they're such glorious Fetters that confine me, I wou'd not quit them to preserve that life Thou justly sayst I hazzard by my Love.

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The False Count or a New Way to Play an Old Game
by Aphra Behn ~ Hardback

Not I, be witness heav'n with what reluctancy I forc't my breaking heart; and can I see, that charming Body in my Sisters Armes! that Mouth that has so oft sworn love to me, kist by anothers Lips! no, Jacinta, that night that gives him to another Woman, shall see him dead between the Charmers Armes....

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The Theory or System of Several New Inhabited Worlds Lately...
by Aphra Behn ~ Paperback

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The Luckey Chance, Or, an Alderman's Bargain a Comedy as Is Acted by...
by Aphra Behn ~ Paperback

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Oroonoko, Or, the Royal Slave: A True History / By Mrs. A. Behn....
by Aphra Behn ~ Paperback

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The Fatal Marriage, Or, the Innocent Adultery a Play Acted at the...
by Aphra Behn ~ Paperback

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The City Heiress
by Aphra Behn ~ Paperback

Sir Charles, thanks to Heaven, you may be leud, you have a plentiful Estate, may whore, drink, game, and play the Devil: your Uncle, Sir Anthony Meriwill, intends to give you all his Estate too. But for such Sparks as this, and my Fop in Fashion here, why, with what Face, Conscience, or Religion, ca...

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The History of the Nun or the Fair Vow Breaker
by Aphra Behn ~ Paperback

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The Plays, Histories and Novels of the Ingenious Mrs. Aphra Behn with...
by Aphra Behn ~ Hardback

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Plays, Histories, and Novels. with Life and Memoirs
by Aphra Behn ~ Paperback

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Love Letters Between a Nobleman and His Sister: With the History of...
by Aphra Behn ~ Hardback

In Three Parts. Due to the very old age and scarcity of this book, many of the pages may be hard to read due to the blurring of the original text, possible missing pages, missing text and other issues beyond our control.

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Oroonoko or the Royal Slave
by Aphra Behn ~ Paperback

And turning to the men that had bound him, he said, "My friends, am I to die, or to be whipped?" And they cried, "Whipped! no, you shall not escape so well." And then he replied, smiling, "A blessing on thee"; and assured them they need not tie him, for he would stand fixed like a rock, and endure d...

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Sir Patient Fancy
by Aphra Behn ~ Paperback

Sir Pat. How! her whole Family! I am come to keep open House; very fine, her whole Family! she's Plague enough to mortify any good Christian, --tell her, my Lady and I am gon forth; tell her any thing to keep her away

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Love-Letters Between a Nobleman and His Sister
by Aphra Behn ~ Hardback

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The Plays, Histories, and Novels of the Ingenious Mrs. Aphra Behn
by Aphra Behn ~ Hardback

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