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A preface to Jane Austen

by Christopher Gillie

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Published by Longman in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Austen, Jane, 1775-1817,
  • Novelists, English -- 19th century -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementChristopher Gillie.
    SeriesPreface books
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4036 .G5 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 188 p. :
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2863255M
    ISBN 100582354811
    LC Control Number84026160

      Jane Austen fans are a warm, sociable lot it’s no stereotype about the teas and dances and all. But if you want to drop a fox in the henhouse, ask them to rank Austen.   You’re going to read Jane Austen for the first time. Well, you’re in for a treat. And as someone reading the books for the first time as a grown adult, you’ll actually pick up on way more Author: Emma Oulton.

    PREFACE TO THIRD EDITION. IN introducing a third edition of this work to the public, it is a satisfaction to reflect that since its first appearance, followed by other works by other authors on the same subject, the love and appreciation of Jane Austen's writings have . Jane Austen completed only six official works during her lifetime. While this may present something of a seemingly limited representation of her talents, today each work is well-known and recognized around the globe, highly regarded for their clear messages delivered by a memorable cast of characters.

    Preface and Chapter 1: Introductory Remarks--Birth of Jane Austen--Her Family: Lorie Heinrichs: Play Chapter 2: Description of Steventon--Life at Steventon--Changes of Habits and Customs in the last Century: treefingers: Play When Pride and Prejudice was first published in , the book sold well but received mixed reviews. Jane Austen was still far from becoming the beloved icon she is today. In fact, the only author credit on the book read “by the author of Sense and Sensibility.”Within a century, however, Pride and Prejudice had become a classic. Scholars and readers alike revived interest in Austen’s.


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When I turned to its source material I was delighted to find the book just as witty, clever, and engaging. In this excellent introduction to one of the best known authors in English Literature, Christopher Gillie outlines Jane Austen's life and literary background and examines their effect on her work.

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Her father was Rector of that parish upwards of forty years. There he resided, in the conscientious and unassisted discharge of ministerial duties, until he was turned of seventy years.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages: illustrations ; 21 cm. Contents: Biographical background --Literary background --The art of Jane Austen --Reference ter and family background Austen and the clergy ; Candour --Mysteries and uncertainties and friendship ; Evelyn ; Catharine ; Intervening work.

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