The Female Quixote : or, the Adventures of Arabella
Publish date: October 22nd 1998
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Pages no: 464
Edition language: English
, European Literature
, British Literature
, Historical Fiction
, Literary Fiction
, English Literature
, 18th Century
This was fun, mostly because it's a satire that can no longer pain anyone (directly). The romances upon which Arabella is so fixated are long since gone from popular culture. The assumptions she wrongly draws from them (because of her isolation) - that men die of love, and women have to pardon them ...
Part of graduate school. It was ok but parts were dreadfully boring.