Prospect and refuge in the landscape of Jane Austen / Barbara Britton Wenner

Author(s): Wenner, Barbara Britton, 1946-
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Subjects: Women and literature--England--History--19th century
Personal space in literature
Landscapes in literature
Heroines in literature
Setting (Literature)
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817--Settings
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817--Characters--Heroines
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817--Knowledge--Geography
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Aldershot, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2006
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: xiv, 124 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2005011870
ISBN: 0754651789 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [117]-120) and index
Contents: The potential of death by landscape -- "Four white cows disposed at equal distances," or steel traps to bowers in Austen's short fiction -- Heroines-in-training : the first three -- Enclaves of civility amidst clamorous impertinence -- The geography of Persuasion -- Sanditon : half topography, half romance -- Some nineteenth-century reactions, twenty-first century women -- In the landscape, and some final remarks
OCLC Number: 59879481
ISBN/ISSN: 0754651789