The emigrants, &c., or, The history of an expatriated family being a delineation of English manners, drawn from real characters by Gilbert Imlay

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Other titlesThe history of an expatriated family.
Statementwritten in America, by G. Imlay, Esq.
ContributionsWollstonecraft, Mary, 1759-1797.
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Pagination3 v. ;
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OCLC/WorldCa8980694

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The four long narratives in The Emigrants appear at first to be the straightforward biographies of four Germans in exile. Sebald reconstructs the lives of a painter, a doctor, an elementary-school teacher, and Great Uncle Ambrose.

Following (literally) in their footsteps, the narrator retraces routes of exile which lead from Lithuania to London, from Munich to Manchester, from the South.

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See the complete The Emigrants series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles.

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