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The New England coquette

The New England coquette

from the history of the celebrated Eliza Wharton : a tragic drama in three acts

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Published by N. Coverly in Salem .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Whitman, Elizabeth, -- 1752-1788.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J. Horatio Nichols
    SeriesThree centuries of drama, Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1830
    ContributionsFoster, Hannah Webster, 1759-1840.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination44 p
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15136629M

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Hannah Webster Foster based The Coquette on the true story of Elizabeth Whitman, an unmarried woman who died in childbirth in New England. Fictionalizing Whitman’s experiences in her heroine, Eliza Wharton, Foster created a compelling narrative of 5/5(1).

List of characters Eliza Wharton — the protagonist of the novel who, following the death of her fiancé is pursued by two men: Reverend J.

Rev. Boyer — the first of Eliza's suitors. He is a safe and modest man who wishes to have Eliza's hand in marriage, Major Peter Sanford — the second of Author: Hannah Webster Foster.

"The Coquette" from Hannah Webster Foster. American novelist ().3/5(8). the author of this book.] THE COQUETTE; OR, THE HISTORY OF ELIZA WHARTON.

LETTER I. TO MISS LUCY FREEMAN. NEW HAVEN. An unusual sensation possesses my breast--a sensation which I once thought could never pervade it on any occasion whatever. It is _pleasure_, pleasure, my dear Lucy, on leaving my paternal roof.

Could. The Coquette is an epistolary novel based on an actual event that occurred in the "Era of Good Feelings"--that is, the period immediately after the Constitution was ratified. It tells the story, through letters, of a woman's fall from grace. To contemporary readers, the story might seem a little bland/5.

Description: Hannah Webster Foster based The Coquette on the true story of Elizabeth Whitman, an unmarried woman who died in childbirth in New England. Fictionalizing Whitman’s experiences in her heroine, Eliza Wharton, Foster created a compelling narrative.

The novel, told in epistolary form, begins with Eliza Wharton spending time with her married friends, General and Mrs.

is a young, beautiful, smart, and prone to flirtatiousness. She is recently freed from an engagement to a man she did not love, who sadly died of : Hannah Webster Foster.

Boyer is pleasant, but distant and still judgmental, and he has taken a new and “virtuous” wife. In the meantime, Eliza’s physical and mental health continue to fail, and Sanford moves back to town with his new wife, Nancy.

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Written as a series of letters--between the heroine and her friends and lovers--it describes her long, tortuous courtship by two men, neither of whom perfectly suits her. This project examines the changing role of women in late eighteenth-century America through Hannah Webster Foster’s The Coquette; or, The History of Eliza Wharton published in One of the most popular novels of the day, Foster’s novel, like many other sentimental works, narrates the seduction and trials of an unmarried woman.

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