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Austen, Edward 1767-1852

Overview
Works: 9 works in 9 publications in 1 language and 19 library holdings
Genres: Diaries 
Classifications: D917, 914.042535
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Publications about Edward Austen
Most widely held works about Edward Austen
    Jane Austen's brother abroad : the grand tour journals of Edward Austen ( Book )
    1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
    Steventon, to Cassandra Austen by Jane Austen( Book )
    1 edition published in 1801 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    Discussing their brother Frank's naval promotion; describing visits with neighbors; mentioning money bequeathed to their brother Edward and his family by a Mrs. Girle; speculating on where they will stay in Bath
    Godmersham, to Cassandra Austen by Jane Austen( Book )
    1 edition published in 1813 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    Expressing her happiness that her brother Henry's health is improving and offering to spend time with him in London; giving details of her brother Edward's travel plans; describing a trip to Canterbury with Edward; alluding to the second printing of Sense and sensibility
    Bath, to Cassandra Austen by Jane Austen( Book )
    1 edition published in 1799 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    Reporting on Edward's health and his purchase of "a pair of Coach Horses"; noting Dr. Mapleton's popularity and success in Bath; describing the second gala at "Sidney Gardens," the first gala having failed because of bad weather; telling of the family's plan to depart from Bath on Sunday and return to Steventon on Thursday
    London, to Cassandra Austen by Jane Austen( Book )
    1 edition published in 1814 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    Mentioning expected visitors and people she has visited; discussing mourning gowns; giving Henry Austen's opinion of Mansfield Park; commenting on household matters; making travel plans; describing a visit from Edward and Fanny. The letter also mentions that she is reading Byron's Corsair and that they are going to see Charles Coffey's The devil to pay, the opera Artaxerxes, and Charles Dibdin's The farmer's wife
    Southampton, to Cassandra Austen by Jane Austen( Book )
    1 edition published in 1808 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    Expressing her sadness upon learning of her sister-in-law Elizabeth's unexpected death; worrying about her brother Edward and her nieces and nephews; sharing consoling thoughts about Elizabeth
    Southampton, to Cassandra Austen by Jane Austen( Book )
    1 edition published in 1808 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    Expressing happiness at learning that Edward and Elizabeth Austen's son has been born; mentioning various meetings with neighbors and comparing one tedious visit to Elizabeth Austen's labor; speculating that the family may move to Alton soon; noting that her brother Frank's family "must be very happy"; reporting that Cassandra's plants were taken inside to protect them from the cold. The letter also mentions that she is reading aloud Southey's Espriella's letters
    Godmersham, to Cassandra Austen by Jane Austen( Book )
    1 edition published in 1808 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    Discussing her brother Frank; giving details of her overnight stay with Mrs. Knight in Canterbury; describing her plans for traveling home with her brother Edward
    Bath, to Cassandra Austen by Jane Austen( Book )
    1 edition published in 1799 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    Reporting on Edward Austen's health and the treatments he is trying at Bath; describing a new cloak and hat and the fruits that women are wearing as ornaments; mentioning some forms of entertainment in Bath, including a "grand gala" at "Sydney Gardens" and a presentation of "the Colours to some Corps of Yeomanry or other, in the Crescent." The letter also mentions a young man she met who "has heard that Evelina was written by Dr. Johnson."
 
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