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Description - "The Power of Sympathy by William Hill Brown

Written in epistolary form and drawn from actual events, Brown s The Power of Sympathy (1789) and Foster s The Coquette (1797) were two of the earliest novels published in the United States. Both novels reflect the eighteenth-century preoccupation with the role of women as safekeepers of the young country s morality."

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780140434682
ISBN-10: 0140434682
Format: Paperback
(198mm x 128mm x 15mm)
Pages: 352
Imprint: Penguin Books Ltd
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Publish Date: 27-Feb-1997
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - William Hill Brown

William Wells Brown (1814 1884) was born a slave, escaped to the North and then to England, and became one of the most prominent abolitionists of his time. During his prolific literary career, Brown was a pioneer in several different genres, including travel writing, fiction, and drama."