Emma : a modern retelling
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[New York] : Random House Large Print, [2014, [2015].
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9780804194709, 080419470X
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Published
[New York] : Random House Large Print, [2014, [2015].
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Large Print
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437 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
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English
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9780804194709, 080419470X

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The summer after university, Emma Woodhouse returns home to the village of Highbury to prepare for the launch of her interior design business. As she cultivates grand plans for the future, she re-enters the household of her hypochondriac father, who has been living alone on a steady diet of vegetables and vitamin supplements. Soon Emma befriends Harriet Smith, the naïve but charming young teacher's assistant at an English-language school run by the hippie-ish Mrs. Goddard. Harriet is Emma's inspiration to do the two things she does best: offer guidance to those less wise in the ways of the world and put her matchmaking skills to good use. Happily, this summer presents abundant opportunities for her to do just that, as many friends, both old and new, are drawn into the sphere of Emma's occasionally injudicious counsel: Frank Churchill, the attractive stepson of Emma's former governess; George Knightley, Emma's brother-in-law and dear friend; the charming yet self-important Philip Elton; and, of course, the perfect (and perfectly vexing) Jane Fairfax.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

McCall Smith, A. (20142015). Emma: a modern retelling (First large print edition.). Random House Large Print.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948-. 20142015. Emma: A Modern Retelling. Random House Large Print.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948-. Emma: A Modern Retelling Random House Large Print, 20142015.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

McCall Smith, Alexander. Emma: A Modern Retelling First large print edition., Random House Large Print, 20142015.

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