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Author: Jane Austen; Patricia Ann Meyer Spacks
Publisher: New York ; London : W.W. Norton, ©2013.
Series: A Norton critical edition
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 2nd ed.View all editions and formats

Jane Austen's last complete novel is now available in a revised Norton Critical Edition. The volume emphasizes new trends in critical discourse, which have enormous importance for our understanding  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: Jane Austen
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Austen; Patricia Ann Meyer Spacks
ISBN: 9780393911534 0393911535
OCLC Number: 810315885
Description: xi, 334 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Preface The Text of Persuasion The Original Ending of Persuasion Backgrounds and Contexts [William Hayley] * [On Old Maids] Jane Austen * Letters about Persuasion To Fanny Knight, March 13, [1817] To Fanny Knight, March 23, [1817] Henry Austen * Biographical Notice of the Author [Richard Whateley] * [A New Style of Novel] Anonymous * Austen?s Characters Julia Kavanagh * [The Language of Feeling] Goldwin Smith * From Life of Jane Austen Geraldine Edith Mitton * From Jane Austen and Her Times Criticism A. Walton Litz * New Landscapes Marilyn Butler * [On Persuasion] Ann W. Astell * Anne Elliot?s Education: The Learning of Romance in Persuasion Claudia L. Johnson * Persuasion: The ?Unfeudal Tone of the Present Day? Cheryl Ann Weissman * Doubleness and Refrain in Jane Austen?s Persuasion Linda Bree * Belonging to the Conversation in Persuasion Sidney Gottlieb * Persuasion and Cinematic Approaches to Jane Austen Bharat Tandon * [Language and Action in Persuasion] Tara Ghoshal Wallace * Filming Romance: Persuasion John Wiltshire * [Anne Elliot?s Consciousness] David Monaghan * Movement and a Modern Perspective in Dear and Michell?s Persuasion Jane Austen: A Chronology Selected Bibliography
Series Title: A Norton critical edition
Responsibility: Jane Austen.
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