Jane Austen : a companion / Josephine Ross

Author(s): Ross, Josephine
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Subjects: Novelists, English--19th century--Biography
Women and literature--England
England--Social life and customs--18th century
England--Social life and customs--19th century
England--In literature
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817--Homes and haunts--England
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817--Knowledge--England
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, 2003
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: xi, 259 p., [32] p. of plates : ill. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Illustrations
Preface
Acknowledgements
1. A Brief Life 1
2. 'The Common Daily Routine' 45
3. 'The Present Fashions' 70
4. 'The Subject of Books' 98
5. 'Of Lovers and Husbands' 128
6. 'The Beauty of the Place' 158
7. 'The Distinction of Rank' 188
8. 'Politics and Public Events' 216
Further Reading 244
Index 247
Notes: LCCN: 2002036745
ISBN: 081353299X (alk. paper)
Originally published: London : John Murray, 2002
Includes bibliographical references (p. 244-245) and index
OCLC Number: 50774541
ISBN/ISSN: 081353299X