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The Jane Austen Handbook

The Jane Austen Handbook

by Margaret C. Sullivan

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Overview

Long before Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, Quirk published this guide to life in Regency England to the delight of Austen fans everywhere. Newly published with a revised cover, The Jane Austen Handbook offers step-by-step instructions for proper comportment in the early 19th century. Readers will discover: 

     •  How to Indicate Interest in a Gentleman Without Seeming Forward
     •  How to Ensure a Good Yearly Income
     •  How to Ride Sidesaddle
     •  How to Behave at a Dinner Party

Full of practical directions for navigating the travails of Regency life, this charming illustrated book also serves as a companion for present-day readers, explaining the English class system, currency, dress, and the nuances of graceful living.


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ISBN-13: 9781594745089
Publisher: Quirk Publishing
Publication date: 03/08/2011
Sold by: Penguin Random House Publisher Services
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 224
File size: 11 MB
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About the Author

Margaret C. Sullivan is the editrix of Austenblog.com and an active member of the Jane Austen Society of North America. Her favorite Jane Austen novel is Persuasion.

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