Catalog Record: The emigrants (1793) | Hathi Trust Digital Library


The emigrants (1793) / traditionally ascribed to Gilbert Imlay but, more probably, by Mary Wollstonecraft. A facsimile reproduction of the Dublin edition (1794), with an introduction by Robert R. Hare.

Main Author: Imlay, Gilbert, 1754?-1828?
Related Names: Hare, Robert R. 1914-, Wollstonecraft, Mary 1759-1797, supposed author.
Language(s): English
Published: Gainesville, Fla. : Scholars' Facsimiles & Reprints.
Note: Reprint. Originally published: The emigrants, &c., or, The history of an expatriated family : being a delineation of English manners, drawn from real characters / written in America by G. Imlay. Dublin : Printed for C. Brown, 1794.
Physical Description: xv, vii, 325 pages ; 23 cm.
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