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The Governess: or The Little Female Academy


Book Description
Published in 1749, the story of Mrs. Teachum and the nine pupils who make up her "little female academy" is widely recognized as the first full-length novel for children, and the first to be aimed specifically at girls. The daily experiences of Mrs. Teachum's charges are interwoven with fables and fairy tales illustrating the book's underlying principles, which draw on contemporary theories of edu... More
Book Information
PublisherBiblioBazaar
BindingPaperback (7 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages158
ISBN-10055404806X
ISBN-13978-0554048062
Publication Date07/16/2007
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About Sarah Fielding (Author) : Sarah Fielding is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Sarah Fielding include The Governess Or The Little Female Academy, The Governess (EasyRead Super Large 20pt ... more
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