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Rebecca and Rowena (Hesperus Classics)

by William Makepeace Thackeray

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Hesperus Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • 19th century fiction,
  • Classic fiction,
  • Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863,
  • 19th Century English Literature,
  • Fiction,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • Classics,
  • BRITISH AND IRISH FICTION (FICTIONAL WORKS BY ONE AUTHOR),
  • Fiction / Literary,
  • Literary

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages104
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8950828M
    ISBN 101843910187
    ISBN 109781843910183

      Novels by eminent hands -- The diary of C. Jeames De La Pluche, Esq., with his letters -- The tremendous adventures of Major Gahagan -- A legend of the Rhine -- Rebecca and Rowena; a romance upon romance -- The history of the next French revolution -- Cox's diary. Wikipedia Book - Ivanhoe. Standard or slim CD case insert. Download M4B Part 1 (MB) Download M4B Part 2 (MB) Download M4B Part 3 (MB) Download cover art Download CD case insert. Ivanhoe. Sir Walter SCOTT ( - ).

    With the party are Cedric, Rowena, and Athelstane, as well as Isaac and Rebecca, a Jewish father and daughter who have been tending to Ivanhoe after his injury, and Ivanhoe himself. De Bracy attempts to convince Rowena to marry him, while de Bois-Guilbert attempts to seduce Rebecca, who has fallen in love with by: 7. Rebecca and Rowena by Theckaray is a romantic novel published in is considered to be a parody sequel of Ivanhoe. Under the cover of a continuation of "Ivanhoe," Thackeray brings us back to Scott's well-loved group, and relates with inimitable drollery the story of Ivanhoe's ill-treatment by the fair Rowena, of his flight to Chalus and Brand: Media Galaxy.

    Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Rebecca and Rowena: A Romance upon Romance by Thackeray, William Makepeace at the best online prices at .   Rebecca and Rowena by William Makepeace Thackeray, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(78).


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Rebecca and Rowena (Hesperus Classics) by William Makepeace Thackeray Download PDF EPUB FB2

Young Thackeray wrote Rebecca and Rowena () as an addendum to Scott's wildly successful Ivanhoe. The novella (or "Christmas farce" as the work calls itself) takes as its premise that Ivanhoe should have married the "Jewess" Rebecca, not the "frigid pice of propriety as that icy, faultless, prim, niminy-piminy Rowena" (6)/5.

Rebecca And Rowena: A Romance Upon Romance by William Makepeace Thackeray (Author)3/5(2). William Makepeace Thackeray's novel REBECCA AND ROWENA is a satirical follow-on to Sir Walter Scott's IVANHOE.

Scott's tale ends around when Sir Wilfred of Ivanhoe weds his childhood sweetheart Rowena/5(4). Rebecca and Rowena is WM Thackeray’s fanfiction of Walter Scott’s Ivanhoe – he unabashedly states that his purpose is to reunite the titular hero with the Rebecca and Rowena book he should’ve ended up with, the 4/5(2).

Rebecca And Rowena: a Romance Upon Romance, Rodale Press (London) Edition. Thackeray, William Makepeace; Metz, Lex --Illus. wretchedness. Rowena, like the most high-bred and virtuous of women, never forgave Isaac's daughter her beauty, nor her flirtation with Wilfrid (as the Saxon lady chose to term it) ; nor, above all, her admirable diamonds and jewels, although Rowena was actually in possession of them.

In a word, she was always flinging Rebecca into Ivanhoe's 3/5(18). The Paperback of the Rebecca and Rowena: A Romance Upon Romance by William Makepeace Thackeray at Barnes & Noble.

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Rebecca and Rowena: Rebecca When Rebecca is captured along with the household of Cedric the Saxon, an invalid and her father, Isaac, she withstands a Author: Lucie Manette. Rebecca and Rowena. [William Makepeace Thackeray; Walter Scott] -- A humorous sequel by Thackeray to Scotts Ivanhoe, in which Ivanhoe tires of domestic life with Rowena, and after various comic vicissitudes is reunited with Rebecca.

Rebecca and Rowena is WM Thackeray’s fanfiction of Walter Scott’s Ivanhoe – he unabashedly states that his purpose is to reunite the titular hero with the woman he should’ve ended up with, the generous Jewess Rebecca, instead of the beautiful (but in my opinion, less developed) Rowena/5(3).

Innovelist William Makepeace Thackeray wrote a spoof sequel to Ivanhoe called Rebecca and Rowena. Edward Eager's book Knight's Castle () magically transports four children into the story of Ivanhoe. Simon Hawke uses the story as the basis for The Ivanhoe Gambit () the first novel in his time travel adventure series : Walter Scott.

Christmas Books Rebecca and Rowena Author: W M Thackeray Edited by George Saintsbury Publisher: Henry Frowde, Oxford University Press Date: Size H 19 x W 13 x D cm Object Registration Keywords.

Rebecca and Rowena is WM Thackeray's fanfiction of Walter Scott's Ivanhoe - he unabashedly states that his purpose is to reunite the titular hero with the woman he should've ended up with, the generous Jewess Rebecca, instead of the beautiful (but in my opinion, less developed) Rowena.4/5(3).

Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm is a classic American children's novel by Kate Douglas Wiggin that tells the story of Rebecca Rowena Randall and her aunts, one stern and one kind, in the fictional village of Riverboro, a's joy for life inspires her aunts, but she faces many trials in her young life, gaining wisdom and : Kate Douglas Wiggin.

As one reviewer noted in The Athenaeum, the book is ‘a harlequinade of whim, irony and provocation for curiosity’ (29 December ). Though never as popular as Dickens’s Christmas books, Rebecca and Rowena offered a distinct alternative – by turns sour and silly, ironic and challenging – for the festive fireside.

If Dickens’s. Share - Rebecca and Rowena: A Romance upon Romance by William Makepeace Thackeray (Trade Paper). Rebecca and Rowena both bring two different worlds and aspects to the book. They also bring the feminine touches to the novel because they are the only female characters that are talked about in depth by Sir Walter Scott.

Rebecca and Rowena also show the struggles and obstacles that women in 12th century Britain would have faced. Ivanhoe and Rowena are prevented from marrying until the end of the book because Cedric would rather see Rowena married to Athelstane--a match that could reawaken the Saxon royal line.

Rowena represents the chivalric ideal of womanhood: She is fair, chaste, virtuous, loyal, and mild-mannered. Rebecca and Rowena calls into question the ending of Sir Walter Scott's Ivanhoe, exploring the miserable marriage of Sir Wilfrid to the 'icy, faultless, prim' Rowena.

In an irreverent and theatrical plot, in which the dead come back to life, marriage is exposed as really quite dull, and imperialism is mocked mercilessly, Thackeray ridiculously reunites Ivanhoe with his first love, Rebecca, claiming they were .Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Thackeray, William Makepeace, Rebecca and Rowena.

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