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Jane Austen's world : the life and times of England's most popular author / Maggie Lane.

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New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 823.7 LANE (Text) 39231032680858 Adult Non-fiction Collection Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781780972879 (hardcover) :
  • ISBN: 1780972873 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 144 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: [London, England] : Carlton Books, 2013.

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General Note:
"Published to commemorate the 200th anniversary of Pride and prejudice"--Cover.
Originally published: 1996.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Chronology: Jane Austen's life -- Who was Jane Austen? -- Daily life in Jane Austen's England -- Society and the spirit of the age -- The visual world -- The immortal Jane Austen.
Summary, etc.:
"This book presents Jane Austen's life and works in a beautifully illustrated volume, taking a thematic, all-encompassing look at this most brilliant of writers and the society that shaped her work"--Front dust jacket flap.
Subject: Austen, Jane, 1775-1817
Women novelists, English > 19th century > Biography.
Novelists, English > 19th century > Biography.
Manners and customs in literature.
England > Social life and customs > 19th century.

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