skip to content
Jane Austen and the fiction of her time Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Jane Austen and the fiction of her time

Author: Mary Waldron
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
This book presents Jane Austen as a radical innovator. It explores the nature of her confrontation with the popular novelists of her time, and demonstrates how her challenge to them transformed fiction. In thus identifying her literary motivation, this book offers a fresh and unifying critique of the novels.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Books and reading
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Waldron, Mary.
Jane Austen and the fiction of her time.
Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1999
(DLC) 98041681
(OCoLC)39727680
Named Person: Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Jane Austen
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Waldron
ISBN: 0511009828 9780511009822 0511037031 9780511037030 0511150091 9780511150098 0511117620 9780511117626 9780521651301 0521651301 0521003881 9780521003889 9780511484667 0511484666
OCLC Number: 52559977
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 194 pages)
Contents: The juvenilia, the early unfinished novels and Northanger Abbey --
The non-heiresses: The Watsons and Pride and prejudice --
Sense and the single girl --
The frailties of Fanny --
Men of sense and silly wives: the confusions of Mr. Knightley --
Rationality and rebellion: Persuasion and the model girl --
Sanditon: conclusion.
Responsibility: Mary Waldron.
More information:

Abstract:

Presents Jane Austen as a radical innovator in confrontation with contemporary popular novelists.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'... her evidence is so startlingly persuasive that all students of Austen will need to read her book with care.' Choice

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(27)

User lists with this item (3)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/52559977>
library:oclcnum"52559977"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/52559977>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008103099>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"English fiction--18th century--History and criticism--Theory, etc."@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008113581>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Women and literature--England--History--19th century."@en
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008103100>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"English fiction--19th century--History and criticism--Theory, etc."@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookFormatschema:EBook
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"1999"
schema:description"The juvenilia, the early unfinished novels and Northanger Abbey -- The non-heiresses: The Watsons and Pride and prejudice -- Sense and the single girl -- The frailties of Fanny -- Men of sense and silly wives: the confusions of Mr. Knightley -- Rationality and rebellion: Persuasion and the model girl -- Sanditon: conclusion."@en
schema:description"This book presents Jane Austen as a radical innovator. It explores the nature of her confrontation with the popular novelists of her time, and demonstrates how her challenge to them transformed fiction. In thus identifying her literary motivation, this book offers a fresh and unifying critique of the novels."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1027125>
schema:genre"Electronic books."@en
schema:genre"History"@en
schema:genre"Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Jane Austen and the fiction of her time"@en
schema:publisher
schema:url<http://site.ebrary.com/id/2000764>
schema:url<http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/CBO9780511484667>
schema:url<http://www.myilibrary.com?id=16202>
schema:url<http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=77529>
schema:url
schema:url<http://public.eblib.com/EBLPublic/PublicView.do?ptiID=142412>
schema:workExample
schema:workExample
schema:workExample
schema:workExample
schema:workExample
schema:workExample
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.