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Matters of fact in Jane Austen : history, location, and celebrity

作者: Janine Barchas
出版商: Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013, ©2012.
版本/格式:   圖書 : 英語 : Johns Hopkins paperback edition, 2013所有版本和格式的總覽
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In Matters of Fact in Jane Austen: History, Location, and Celebrity, Janine Barchas makes the bold assertion that Jane Austen's novels allude to actual high-profile politicians and contemporary celebrities as well as to famous historical figures and landed estates. Barchas is the first scholar to conduct extensive research into the names and locations in Austen's fiction by taking full advantage of the explosion of  再讀一些...
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類型/形式: Genealogy
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提及的人: Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Jane Austen
文件類型: 圖書
所有的作者/貢獻者: Janine Barchas
ISBN: 9781421411910 1421411911
OCLC系統控制編碼: 857671486
描述: xiii, 317 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
内容: Introduction: "History, real solemn history" in Austen --
"Quite unconnected" : the Wentworths and Lady Susan --
Mapping Northanger Abbey to find "Old Allen" of Prior Park --
Touring Farleigh Hungerford Castle and remembering Miss Tilney-Long --
"The celebrated Mr. Evelyn" of the Sylva in Burney and Austen --
Hell-fire Jane : Dashwood celebrity and Sense and sensibility --
Persuasion's battle of the books : Baronetage versus Navy list --
Afterword: Jane Austen's fictive network.
責任: Janine Barchas.

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