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The Governesses
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Anne Serre
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-30 - Publisher: New Directions Publishing

The sensational US debut of a major French writer—an intense, delicious meringue of a novella In a large country house shut off from the world by a gated garden, three young governesses responsible for the education of a group of little boys are preparing a party. The governesses, however, seem
Education; or, the Governesses' Advocate ... Second edition
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Augusta M. WICKS
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1847 - Publisher:

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The Victorian Governess
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Kathryn Hughes
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-01-01 - Publisher: A&C Black

The figure of the governess is very familiar from nineteenth-century literature. Much less is known about the governess in reality. This book is the first rounded exploration of what the life of the home schoolroom was actually like. Drawing on original diaries and a variety of previously undiscovered sources, Kathryn
Henry James and the Ghostly
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: T. J. Lustig
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-02-03 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The importance of ghosts, and liminal experience in general, in the fiction of Henry James.
The Governess -- Book One : Volume One
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Ellise Weaver
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-29 - Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

Lovely, inexperienced Miss Carly Blakemore, only nineteen years of age, is received at her first post as governess for two precocious children, ready to love them as her own. But her biggest challenge will be their father; masterful and strong in everything—especially his kiss. Poor and without dowry—and even worse—now