Jane's fame : how Jane Austen conquered the world / Claire Harman

Author(s): Harman, Claire
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Subjects: Novelists, English--19th century--Biography
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817--Appreciation
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817--Influence
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st U.S. ed
Published: New York, N.Y. : Henry Holt and Co., 2010, c2009
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: xxi, 277 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 25 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2009022291
ISBN: 9780805082586 :$26.00
ISBN: 0805082581
"A John Macrae book."
Originally published: Edinburgh : Canongate, 2009
Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-257) and index
Contents: "Authors too ourselves" -- Praise and pewter -- Mouldering in the grave -- A vexed question -- Divine Jane -- Canon and canonization -- Jane Austen
Summary: In Jane's Fame, Claire Harman gives us the complete biography--of both the author and her lasting cultural influence--making this essential reading for anyone interested in Austen's life, works, and remarkably potent fame
OCLC Number: 373057038
ISBN/ISSN: 9780805082586
0805082581