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The Resource Caleb Williams, William Godwin ; edited with an introduction and notes by Pamela Clemit, (electronic resource)

Caleb Williams, William Godwin ; edited with an introduction and notes by Pamela Clemit, (electronic resource)

Label
Caleb Williams
Title
Caleb Williams
Statement of responsibility
William Godwin ; edited with an introduction and notes by Pamela Clemit
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Caleb Williams is a psychological thriller and suspenseful tale of detection and pursuit. It is also a powerful political novel, inspired by the events following the French Revolution. This new edition reprints the original novel of 1794, the grittier, topical text that reflects Godwin's political philosophy. - ;'He appears to be persecutor and I the persecuted: is not this difference the mere creature of the imagination?'Caleb is a guileless young servant who enters the employment of Ferdinando Falkland, a cosmopolitan and benevolent country gentleman. Falkland is subject to fits of unexplain
Member of
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1756-1836
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Godwin, William
Dewey number
823/.6
Illustrations
facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Clemit, Pamela
Series statement
Oxford world's classics
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  • Executions and executioners
  • Master and servant
  • False imprisonment
  • Young men
  • Murderers
  • England
Label
Caleb Williams, William Godwin ; edited with an introduction and notes by Pamela Clemit, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First ed., London, 1794 has title: Things as they are, or, The adventures of Caleb Williams
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xxix-xxxiv)
Color
multicolored
Contents
Acknowledgements; Introduction; Note on the Text; Select Bibliography; A Chronology of William Godwin; CALEB WILLIAMS; Volume I; Volume II; Volume III; Appendix A: Manuscript Ending of Caleb Williams; Appendix B: The 1794 Preface to Caleb Williams; Appendix C: The Second and Third Editions: Selected Variants; Appendix D: Godwin's 1832 Account of the Composition of Caleb Williams; Explanatory Notes
Control code
ocn428728538
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xli, 362 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191567407
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
facsimile
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)428728538
Label
Caleb Williams, William Godwin ; edited with an introduction and notes by Pamela Clemit, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
First ed., London, 1794 has title: Things as they are, or, The adventures of Caleb Williams
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xxix-xxxiv)
Color
multicolored
Contents
Acknowledgements; Introduction; Note on the Text; Select Bibliography; A Chronology of William Godwin; CALEB WILLIAMS; Volume I; Volume II; Volume III; Appendix A: Manuscript Ending of Caleb Williams; Appendix B: The 1794 Preface to Caleb Williams; Appendix C: The Second and Third Editions: Selected Variants; Appendix D: Godwin's 1832 Account of the Composition of Caleb Williams; Explanatory Notes
Control code
ocn428728538
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xli, 362 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191567407
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
facsimile
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)428728538

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