Sense and Sensibility (New Riverside Edition) / Edition 1

Sense and Sensibility (New Riverside Edition) / Edition 1

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by Jane Austen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0618084835

ISBN-13: 9780618084838

Pub. Date: 09/17/2001

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Accompanying the complete text of Sense and Sensibility are a variety of supporting materials, including selected literary works in the sentimental tradition; the text of Love and Freindship (sic), Austen's youthful burlesque of the sentimental literature of the time; and an excerpt from Wollstonecraft's A Vindication of the Rights of Woman. In addition, a…  See more details below

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Accompanying the complete text of Sense and Sensibility are a variety of supporting materials, including selected literary works in the sentimental tradition; the text of Love and Freindship (sic), Austen's youthful burlesque of the sentimental literature of the time; and an excerpt from Wollstonecraft's A Vindication of the Rights of Woman. In addition, a selection of Romantic poems demonstrates parallels between Austen's novel and the works of her male contemporaries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780618084838
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
09/17/2001
Series:
New Riverside Editions Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents


I. Sense and Sensibility: A Novel in Three Volumes II. Background Materials The Novel of Sensibility Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, From The Sorrows of Young Werther (1774) Jane Austen's Youthful Parody of the Literature of Sensibility Jane Austin, Love and Freindship (1790) The Feminist Critique of Sensibility Mary Wollstonecraft, From A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (1792) The Novel of Contrasting Characters Maria Edgeworth, From Letters of Julia and Caroline (1795) Kenneth L. Moler, "Sense and Sensibility and Its Sources" III. Criticism Marilyn Butler, "Sense and Sensibility" Susan Morgan, "Polite Lies and the Veiled Heroine of Sense and Sensibility" Angela Leighton, "Sense and Silences: Reading Jane Austen Again" Barbara K. Seeber, "'I See Everything as You Desire Me to Do': The Scolding and Schooling of Marianne Dashwood" Chronology Works Cited For Further Reading

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