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Cometh Up As a Flower

(1867)
An autobiography
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An important sensation novel, Cometh Up as a Flower made Rhoda Broughton's reputation and fortune while also attracting harsh criticism. Nell LeStrange, the heroine, is tricked by her calculating sister into leaving her poor lover and marrying a wealthy man she does not love. What angered critics of the time was the heroine's frank discussion of her sexual attraction to her lover, and her dispassionate evaluation of loveless marriage as a form of self-sale. Broughton's lively, colloquial narrative voice, witty observations of contemporary manners, and sympathetic portrayal of the lives and feelings of young women, though no longer shocking, are as engaging now as they were to her readers of 1867.

This Broadview Edition includes an extensive selection of appendices on the novel's reception (including a parody of Broughton), Victorian discourses on health and medicine, and contemporary attitudes towards women, marriage, and sexuality.

 
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Hardback Editions

September 2015 : Hardback
thumbTitle: Cometh Up As A Flower: An Autobiography
Author(s): Rhoda Broughton
ISBN: 1-343-44691-0 / 978-1-343-44691-5
Publisher: Palala Press
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September 2015 : Hardback
thumbTitle: Cometh Up as a Flower: An Autobiography
Author(s): Rhoda Broughton
ISBN: 1-343-31842-4 / 978-1-343-31842-7
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September 2010 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: Cometh Up As A Flower: An Autobiography (1867)
Author(s): Rhoda Broughton
ISBN: 1-166-53688-2 / 978-1-166-53688-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC
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September 2009 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: Cometh Up As A Flower: An Autobiography (1867)
Author(s): Rhoda Broughton
ISBN: 1-120-25228-8 / 978-1-120-25228-9 (USA edition)
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June 1977 : USA Hardback
Title: Cometh Up As a Flower: An Autobiography
Author(s): Rhoda Broughton
ISBN: 0-404-61794-8 / 978-0-404-61794-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ams Pr Inc
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Paperback Editions

April 2016 : Paperback
thumbTitle: Cometh Up As A Flower
Author(s): Rhoda Broughton
ISBN: 1-5328-0527-6 / 978-1-5328-0527-1
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April 2016 : Paperback
thumbTitle: Cometh Up As A Flower
Author(s): Rhoda Broughton
ISBN: 1-5328-0528-4 / 978-1-5328-0528-8
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September 2013 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: Cometh Up as a Flower; An Autobiography
Author(s): Rhoda Broughton
ISBN: 1-230-25977-5 / 978-1-230-25977-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: TheClassics.us
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September 2013 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: Cometh Up as a Flower; An Autobiography
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ISBN: 1-230-28498-2 / 978-1-230-28498-9 (USA edition)
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July 2012 : Canada Paperback
thumbTitle: Cometh up as a flower; an autobiography
Author(s): Rhoda Broughton
ISBN: 0-217-19548-2 / 978-0-217-19548-5 (Canada edition)
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March 2012 : USA Paperback
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ISBN: 1-278-00659-1 / 978-1-278-00659-8 (USA edition)
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March 2012 : USA Paperback
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ISBN: 1-277-47874-0 / 978-1-277-47874-7 (USA edition)
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January 2012 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: Cometh Up as a Flower (Volume 1); An Autobiography
Author(s): Rhoda Broughton
ISBN: 1-235-11270-5 / 978-1-235-11270-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: General Books LLC
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January 2012 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: Cometh Up as a Flower (Volume 2); An Autobiography
Author(s): Rhoda Broughton
ISBN: 1-235-09979-2 / 978-1-235-09979-3 (USA edition)
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January 2012 : Canada Paperback
thumbTitle: Cometh Up as a Flower; An Autobiography
Author(s): Rhoda Broughton
ISBN: 0-217-91360-1 / 978-0-217-91360-7 (Canada edition)
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July 2011 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: Cometh Up As A Flower: An Autobiography
Author(s): Rhoda Broughton
ISBN: 1-173-86692-2 / 978-1-173-86692-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Nabu Press
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July 2011 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: Cometh Up As A Flower: An Autobiography
Author(s): Rhoda Broughton
ISBN: 1-173-79319-4 / 978-1-173-79319-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Nabu Press
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September 2010 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: Cometh Up As A Flower: An Autobiography (1867)
Author(s): Rhoda Broughton
ISBN: 1-166-47988-9 / 978-1-166-47988-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC
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February 2010 : Canada Paperback
thumbTitle: Cometh Up As A Flower
Author(s): Rhoda Broughton
ISBN: 1-55111-805-X / 978-1-55111-805-5 (Canada edition)
Publisher: Broadview Press
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September 2009 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: Cometh Up As A Flower: An Autobiography (1867)
Author(s): Rhoda Broughton
ISBN: 1-120-17944-0 / 978-1-120-17944-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC
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March 2008 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: Cometh Up as a Flower, Volume I (Dodo Press): 1
Author(s): Rhoda Broughton
ISBN: 1-4099-0213-7 / 978-1-4099-0213-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Dodo Press
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March 2008 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: Cometh Up as a Flower, Volume II (Dodo Press): 2
Author(s): Rhoda Broughton
ISBN: 1-4099-0214-5 / 978-1-4099-0214-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Dodo Press
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September 1993 : UK Paperback
Title: Cometh Up as a Flower (Pocket Classics)
Author(s): Rhoda Broughton
ISBN: 0-7509-0448-8 / 978-0-7509-0448-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sutton Publishing Ltd
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Kindle Editions

August 2014 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
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February 2012 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
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