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governess, or, The little female academy

Sarah Fielding

governess, or, The little female academy

calculated for the entertainment and instruction of young ladies in their education

by Sarah Fielding

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Published by Printed for A. Millar in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesLittle female academy
Statementby the author of David Simple [Sarah Fielding]
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 146 p. ;
Number of Pages146
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14635290M

First published in , Sarah Fielding's The Governess; or, The Little Female Academy is not, as some other reviewers have claimed, the first children's book to be published in English (far from it!), but it is widely regarded as the first children's novel to appear in that language. Written by Sarah Fielding, the sister of 18th-century literary giant Henry Fielding, it is the story of a /5(1). or, the little female academy () by Sarah Fielding There lived in the northern parts of England, a gentlewoman who undertook the education of young ladies; and this trust she endeavoured faithfully to discharge, by instructing those committed to her care in reading, writing, working, and in .

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Published inthe 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 3/5(2).

Sarah Fielding was a British author and sister of the novelist Henry Fielding. She was the author of The Governess, or The Little Female Academy (), which was the first novel in English written especially for children (children's literature), and had earlier achieved success with her novel The Adventures of David Simple ()/5.

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Download a free audio book for yourself today. The Governess; or,The Little Female Academy. Appendix A: Sarah Trimmer’s Review of The Governess in The Guardian of Education (June ) Appendix B: Selected Correspondence of Sarah Fielding.

Appendix C: Excerpts from Sarah Fielding’s Remarks on ‘Clarissa’ () Appendix D: Excerpts from Eighteenth-Century Educational LiteraturePrice: $ The Governess, or The Little Female Academy is a book about a boarding school run by Mrs Teachum.

The story takes place over ten days, not including some initial background information, and an epilogue. On each day, except for the first, all or part of a text is read aloud to the students by Miss Jenny Peace.

The Governess; or Little Female Academy Published:London Format: Chapbook / Children's book / Illustration / Image Creator: Sarah Fielding Usage terms Public Domain Held by British Library Shelfmark: Ch/9. Full catalogue details. Buy The Governess; or, Little Female Academy by Fielding, Sarah (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

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The slim novel follows the lives of nine girls and their governess, Mrs. Teachum, through nine days of their time together at boarding school. The Governess, or, Little Female Academy by Sarah Fielding () Posted by brontespageturners on J J The Governess, published in and written by the sister of Henry Fielding, is the first (known) novel written for children.

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