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Janeites : Austen's disciples and devotees

Author: Deidre Lynch
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This study explores the phenomenon of the "Janeite" - the zealous reader and fan of Jane Austen whose devotion to her novels has been frequently invoked and often derided by the critical establishment. The text asks what Janeites do and explores the myriad appropriations of Austen.
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Named Person: Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Jane Austen
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Deidre Lynch
ISBN: 0691050058 9780691050058 0691050066 9780691050065
OCLC Number: 43333573
Description: 233 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: sharing with our neighbors / Deidre Lynch --
The divine Miss Jane: Jane Austen, Janeites, and the discipline of novel studies / Claudia L. Johnson --
Jane Austen's friendship / Mary Ann O'Farrell --
Sensibility by the numbers: Austen's work as regency popular fiction / Barbara M. Benedict --
Austen's earliest readers and the rise of the Janeites / William Galperin --
Decadent Austen entails: Forster, James, Firbank, and the "queer taste" of Sanditon (comp. 1817, publ. 1925) / Clara Tuite --
The virago Jane Austen / Katie Trumpener --
Free and happy: Jane Austen in America / Mary A. Favret --
In face of all the servants: spectators and spies in Austen / Roger Sales --
Jane Austen and Edward Said: gender, culture, and imperialism / Susan Fraiman.
Responsibility: edited by Deidre Lynch.
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A collection of essays, which explore the myriad appropriations of Jane Austen - adaptations, reviews, rewritings, and appreciations - that have been produced since her lifetime.  Read more...

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