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Jane Austen's country life : uncovering the rural backdrop to her life, her letters and her novels

Author: Deirdre Le Faye
Publisher: London : Frances Lincoln Limited Publishers, 2014. ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First Frances Lincoln editionView all editions and formats
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"In this richly illustrated book, Deirdre Le Faye explores and evokes country life in Jane Austen's day, offering new perspectives on her life and work."--Publisher information.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Jane Austen; Jane Austen
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Deirdre Le Faye
ISBN: 9780711231580 0711231583
OCLC Number: 876286713
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 269 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 22 cm
Contents: Hampshire --
Life at Steventon rectory --
A year in the countryside --
The hardships and pleasures of rural life --
Crops, livestock and pleasure-grounds --
Urban interlude --
Life at Godmersham and Chawton.
Responsibility: Deirdre Le Faye.

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