Jane Austen's families / June Sturrock

Author(s): Sturrock, June
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Subjects: Families in literature
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817--Criticism and interpretation
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: London, UK ; New York, NY : Anthem Press, an imprint of Wimbledon Publishing Company, 2013
Series: Anthem nineteenth-century series
Anthem nineteenth century studies
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: 148 pages ; 24 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2012047151
ISBN: 9780857282965
ISBN: 0857282964
Includes bibliographical references (pages 135-143) and index
Contents: The functions of the dysfunctional family: Northanger Abbey, Sense and sensibility, Pride and prejudice -- Spoilt children: Pride and prejudice, Mansfield Park and Emma -- "Usefulness and exertion": mothers and sisters in Sense and sensibility, Mansfield Park, Emma and Persuasion -- Money, morals and Mansfield Park -- Speech and silence in Emma -- Dandies and beauties: the issue of good looks in Persuasion -- "Creative attention"
OCLC Number: 816030650
ISBN/ISSN: 9780857282965