Coquette or the History of Eliza Wharton by Hannah Webster Foster

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Two new beaus vie for her attention: Reverend Boyer, a staid and proper clergyman, and Major Sanford, a dashing libertine.

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Description: Hannah Webster Foster based The Coquette on the true story of Elizabeth Whitman, an unmarried woman who died in childbirth in New England. Fictionalizing Whitman’s experiences in her heroine, Eliza Wharton, Foster created a compelling narrative of seduction that was hugely successful with readers.

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The story is a series of letters that warns Eliza about the danger of her life choices, which is primarily a choice between two men, Reverend Boyer and Major Sanford, to court and possibly soon to marry.

Based on the true and tragic story of Eliza Whitman, the subject of America's first tabloid scandal, this sentimental novel both satirizes and pays homage to its moralistic predecessors. The heroine's dilemma — a choice between duty, romance, and her personal freedom — reflects the limited options available to 18th-century women.

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[Illustration: Eliza Wharton] THE COQUETTE; OR, THE HISTORY OF ELIZA WHARTON. A NOVEL: FOUNDED ON FACT. BY A LADY OF MASSACHUSETTS. HISTORICAL PREFACE, INCLUDING A MEMOIR OF THE AUTHOR. He who waits beside the folded gates of mystery, over which forever float the impurpled vapors of the PAST, should stand with girded loins, and.

of "Eliza Wharton," married a daughter of Rev. Foster, of Stafford, Connecticut, who afterwards settled in Stow, Massachusetts, and who was father of Rev.

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At the beginning of the story Eliza was betrothed by her parents to be married to Mr. Haly “a man of worth and. The Coquette | The Coquette - The History of Eliza Wharton - A Novel: Founded on Fact by a Lady of Massachusetts by Hannah Webster Foster - The story is about Eliza Wharton, the daughter of a clergyman.

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The coquette: or, The history of Eliza Wharton. A novel: founded Foster, Hannah Webster,   But Whitman’s cousin decided not to let it lie. InHannah Webster Foster published The Coquette or, The History of Eliza Wharton.

Many recognized the personalities involved, as the novel only thinly disguised the death of Elizabeth Whitman. The book, a bestseller, went through multiple printings.

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