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Jane Austen : a companion

Autor: Josephine Ross
Editorial: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, 2003.
Edición/Formato:   Libro : Biografía : Publicación gubernamental estatal o provincial : Inglés (eng)Ver todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
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"This up-to-date companion is the only general guide to Jane Austen, her work, and her world. Josephine Ross explores the literary scene during the time Austen's works first appeared: the books considered classics then, the "horrid novels" and romances, and the grasping publishers. She looks at the architecture and decor of Austen's era that made up "the profusion and elegance of modern taste": Regency houses for  Leer más
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Género/Forma: Biography
History
Biographies
Persona designada: Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Jane Austen
Tipo de material: Biografía, Publicación gubernamental, Publicación gubernamental estatal o provincial
Tipo de documento: Libro/Texto
Todos autores / colaboradores: Josephine Ross
ISBN: 081353299X 9780813532998 0813539544 9780813539546
Número OCLC: 50774541
Notas: Originally published: London : John Murray, 2002.
Descripción: xi, 259 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contenido: A brief life --
The common daily routine --
The present fashions --
The subject of books --
Of lovers and husbands --
The beauty of the place --
The distinction of rank --
Politics and public events.
Responsabilidad: Josephine Ross.

Resumen:

"This up-to-date companion is the only general guide to Jane Austen, her work, and her world. Josephine Ross explores the literary scene during the time Austen's works first appeared: the books considered classics then, the "horrid novels" and romances, and the grasping publishers. She looks at the architecture and decor of Austen's era that made up "the profusion and elegance of modern taste": Regency houses for instance, Chippendale furniture, "picturesque scenery." On the smaller scale she answers questions that may baffle modern readers of Austen's work. What, for example, was "hartshorn"? How did Lizzy Bennet "let down" her gown to hide her muddy petticoat? Ross shows us the fashions, and the subtle ways Jane Austen used clothes to express her characters. Courtship, marriage, adultery, class and "rank," mundane tasks of ordinary life, all appear, as does the wider political and military world - especially the navy, in which her brothers served."--BOOK JACKET.

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