Angeline de Montbrun

By: Conan, Laure

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pseudonym of Marie-Louise-Felicite Angers (1845-1924); originally published serially in 'La Revue' from June, 1881 until August, 1882 before being published in book form in 1884, and re-issued several times prior to this first English-language edition; the author "was the first woman novelist in French Canada and the first writer in all Canada to attempt a roman d'analyse," in which she "eschewed the details of adventure and intrigue, the wooden, predictable characters, and the transparent intricacies of romantic love in favour of writing about the inner turmoil of an individual, live character, a young woman caught in a complex web of human appetites, aspirations, and relationships."; translated, with an introduction, by Yves Brunelle, and including 6 pgs. of bibliographical notes; gold cloth, 169 pgs.; bump to top edge of back cover, bumped spine ends, light general wear; dj w/sunned spine, light edgewear, bump to top edge of rear panel (corresponds to bump to top edge of back cover), moderate wear to spine ends;

Title: Angeline de Montbrun

Author Name: Conan, Laure

Categories: Canadian Fiction,

Edition: 1st English-language edition

Publisher: Toronto & Buffalo, University of Toronto Press: 1974

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good to Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 009322

Keywords: LAURE CONAN, MARIE-LOUISE-FELICITE ANGERS, CANADIAN LITERATURE, WOMEN, FRANCOPHONE WRITERS, QUEBEC, FATHERS, DAUGHTERS, 0-8020-2126-3 FICTION FOREIGN-LANGUAGE (NON-ENGLISH--ALL CATEGORIES)