By Charles Brockden Brown,Philip Barnard,Stephen Shapiro

ISBN-10: 0872209210

ISBN-13: 9780872209213

ISBN-10: 0872209229

ISBN-13: 9780872209220

Set through the epic Philadelphia yellow fever epidemic of 1793, Charles Brockden Brown's vintage gothic novel Arthur Mervyn; or, Memoirs of the yr 1793 connects the outbreak with the upheavals of the innovative period and the murderous monetary networks of Atlantic slavery.

This version of Arthur Mervyn bargains choices from key modern texts in addition to excerpts from Brown's personal writings on slavery, race, and the makes use of of historical past in fiction.

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