Edinburgh (Volume 1); A Satirical Novel
Publish date: January 4th 2010
Publisher: General Books
Pages no: 52
Edition language: English
[These notes were made in 1981. I read the 3-volume 1820 edition:]. The "novel" part - the misadventures of an upstart who poses as a lady (and gets away with it, for a while) in Edinburgh - is simply an excuse, a loose framework on which to hang as many slightly-veiled, often abusive portraits of ...