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Aurora Floyd

by Mary Elizabeth Braddon

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Published by Bernhard Tauchnitz in Leipzig .
Written in English


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Statementby M. E. Braddon ...
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. in 1 ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24636006M

When Aurora Floyd was first published in serial form in , Fraser s magazine asserted that a book without a murder, a divorce, a seduction, or a bigamy, is not apparently considered either worth writing or reading; and a mystery and a secret are the chief qualifications of the modern novel. Aurora Floyd () is a sensation novel written by Mary Elizabeth Braddon. It is a follow-up novel to Braddon's highly popular Lady Audley's Secret (). The plot follows the eponymous heroine, the daughter of a marriage between a nobleman, and an actress.

Apr 15,  · Aurora Floyd (), following hot on its heels, achieved almost equal popularity and notoriety. Like Lady Audley, Aurora is a beautiful young woman bigamously married and threatened with exposure by a blackmailer/5(K). With Lady Audley's Secret, Mary Elizabeth Braddon had established herself, alongside Wilkie Collins and Mrs Henry Wood, as one of the ruling triumvirate of `sensation novelists'. Aurora Floyd, following hot on its heels, achieved almost equal popularity and notoriety/5(5).

Aurora Floyd, the daughter of a rich banker and an actress, could not have had a better start: back from a finishing school in Paris, she is beautiful, clever and rich. Two men instantly fall in. The Paperback of the Aurora Floyd by M. E. (Mary Elizabeth) Braddon at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before This IS NOT an OCR'd book with strange characters, introduced typographical errors, and jumbled words. 3/5(2).


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Like Lady Audley, Aurora is a beautiful young woman bigamously married and threatened with exposure by a blackmailer. But in Aurora Floyd, and in many of the novels written in imitation of it, bigamy is little more than a euphemism, a device to Aurora Floyd book the heroine, and vicariously the reader, to enjoy the forbidden sweets of adultery without adulterous intentions/5.

Aug 19,  · "Aurora Floyd" may not be the best novel Mary Elizabeth Braddon wrote -- the honor goes to "Lady Audley's Secret" -- but, the book is still intriguing because of the contrast it makes with the other book and many other contemporary novels, especially "Jane Eyre." And if you don't have these historical interest, the book is pretty interesting /5(17).

Aurora Floyd () is a sensation novel written by the prominent English author Mary Elizabeth Braddon. It forms a sequel to Braddon's highly popular novel Lady Audley's Secret (). Plot.

The plot follows the eponymous heroine – the daughter of a marriage between a wealthy banker and an actress – Aurora Floyd book she grows into sexual maturity and Author: Mary Elizabeth Braddon.

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WellReviews: Aurora Floyd is one of the leading novels in the genre known as ‘sensation fiction’—a tradition in which the key texts include Wilkie Collins’s The Woman in White, Ellen Wood’s East Lynne, and Dickens’s Great Expectations. When Aurora Floyd was first published in serial form inFraser’s magazine asserted that “a book without a murder, a divorce, a seduction, or a 5/5(1).

Paperback. Condition: Very Good. Aurora Floyd (World's Classics) This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged.

This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Aurora Floyd is one of the leading novels in the genre known as ‘sensation fiction’—a tradition in which the key texts include Wilkie Collins’s The Woman in White, Ellen Wood’s East Lynne, and Dickens’s Great Expectations.

When Aurora Floyd was first published in serial form inFraser’s magazine asserted that “a book without a. With Lady Audley's Secret, Mary Elizabeth Braddon had established herself, alongside Wilkie Collins and Mrs Henry Wood, as one of the ruling triumvirate of `sensation novelists'.

Aurora Floyd (), following hot on its heels, achieved almost equal popularity and driftwood-dallas.com Lady Audley, Aurora is a beautiful young woman bigamously married and threatened with exposure by a blackmailer. Aurora Floyd (), following hot on its heels, achieved almost equal popularity and notoriety.

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Aurora Floyd: A Woman’s Stand Against Society The mid-Victorian period was a time of rapid change that saw the growth of cities and explosion of industry that revolutionized life in Britain. This transformation, with the associated excitement and confusion, was as also apparent in.

Aurora Floyd, the daughter of a rich banker and an actress, could not have had a better start: back from a finishing school in Paris, she is beautiful, clever and rich.

Two men instantly fall in love with her. But when they discover that she have done something very wrong in her past, who will stand by her side?4/5(5). Aug 31,  · Aurora Floyd – a note on the text. The novel first appeared as a serial in thirteen parts in the monthly magazine Temple Bar from January to January The publishers, Tinsley Brothers, paid Braddon £1, (almost £,00 today) for two years exclusive rights.

Aurora Floyd by Braddon, Mary-Elizabeth and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at driftwood-dallas.com Aurora Floyd's beauty lies in her purple-black hair and black eyes. The daughter of a banker and a second-rate actress, as a very young woman she says little and what she does is boorish or mundane (although, in her favour, she is kind-hearted in an unsentimental way, 5/5(2).

The world was all Brighton, and Brighton was all blue moonlight, and steel-colored sea, and glancing, dazzling gas-light, and hare-soup, and cod and oysters, and Aurora Floyd--yes, Aurora Floyd, who wore a white silk dress, and a thick circlet of dull gold upon her hair, who looked more like Cleopatra to-night than ever, and who suffered Mr.

Jan 22,  · Aurora likes to read horse-racing magazines and gets into heated debates with men, not exactly the proper behaviour expected from a young lady. Conversely, the reader sees Aurora’s cousin, Lucy Floyd, as the perfect embodiment of Victorian womanhood and the pinnacle of domestication.

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Braddon, Aurora Floyd () January 28, David Bywaters. George Frederick Watts, Ellen Terry. to read the book carefully, and observe how much a woman must bring with her to the ball if she wants to write like Miss Braddon. In the first place, the English is wonderfully good.