Jane Austen's World: The Life and Times of England's Most Popular Author

Jane Austen's World: The Life and Times of England's Most Popular Author

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by Maggie Lane
     
 

It is a truth universally acknowledged that Jane Austen is one of the world's most popular novelists, a sharp and witty writer whose stories enchant on their own and in numerous film and TV adaptations. Jane Austen's World takes a look at the woman behind the literature, revealing her private life and examining the world she inhabited—a time when EnglandSee more details below

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It is a truth universally acknowledged that Jane Austen is one of the world's most popular novelists, a sharp and witty writer whose stories enchant on their own and in numerous film and TV adaptations. Jane Austen's World takes a look at the woman behind the literature, revealing her private life and examining the world she inhabited—a time when England was developing into a colonial power, the Napoleonic Wars raged, and the Regency took hold. No other book truly captures Austen's spirit as well.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781780972879
Publisher:
Carlton Books
Publication date:
02/05/2013
Pages:
144
Sales rank:
882,130
Product dimensions:
9.20(w) x 11.10(h) x 0.70(d)

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