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Jane Austen at home

Author: Lucy Worsley
Publisher: London : Hodder & Stoughton, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"On the eve of the bi-centenary of Jane Austen's death, step back into the world in which our best-loved novelist lived. Historian Lucy Worsley visits Jane Austen's childhood home, her schools, her holiday accommodation, the houses both grand and small of the relations upon whom she was dependent, and the home she shared with her mother and sister towards the end of her life, where she wrote her many of her famous  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Jane Austen
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lucy Worsley
ISBN: 9781473632189 1473632188 9781473632240 1473632242
OCLC Number: 987272346
Description: 387 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some colour) 24 cm
Responsibility: Lucy Worsley.

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Historian Lucy Worsley visits Jane Austen at home, exploring the author's life through the places which meant the most to her.  Read more...

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A sprightly new take on Austen's life. * Mail on Sunday * An interesting portrait of Georgian and Regency material culture. There's much intriguing historical detail. * Literary Review * Worsley Read more...

 
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