The Resource Arabella, Georgette Heyer, (electronic resource)

Arabella, Georgette Heyer, (electronic resource)

Label
Arabella
Title
Arabella
Statement of responsibility
Georgette Heyer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Georgette Heyer had a handful of unforgettable heroines, of which Arabella is one of the most engaging. Daughter of a modest country clergyman, Arabella Tallant is on her way to London when her carriage breaks down outside the hunting lodge of the wealthy Mr. Robert Beaumaris. Her pride stung when she overhears a remark of her host's, Arabella pretends to be an heiress, a pretense that deeply amuses the jaded Beau. To counter her white lie, Beaumaris launches her into high society and thereby subjects her to all kinds of fortune hunters and other embarrassments. When compassionate Arabella rescues such unfortunate creatures as a mistreated chimney sweep and a mixed-breed mongrel, she foists them upon Beaumaris, who finds he rather enjoys the role of rescuer and is soon given the opportunity to prove his worth in the person of Arabella's impetuous young brother..
Summary
A country minister's daughter visits her godmother in London and decides that she will marry the most eligble but confirmed bachelor in town
Storyline
Tone
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067793
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1902-1974
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Heyer, Georgette
Dewey number
823/.912
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
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  • Social classes
  • Single women
  • Man-woman relationships
  • England
Target audience
adult
Label
Arabella, Georgette Heyer, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11434626
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781402228186
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11434626
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Arabella, Georgette Heyer, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11434626
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781402228186
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11434626
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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