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Jane Austen and her readers, 1786-1945

Katie Halsey

Jane Austen and her readers, 1786-1945

by Katie Halsey

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Anthem Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature,
  • Authors and readers,
  • Knowledge,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Influence,
  • Books and reading,
  • Appreciation,
  • Reader-response criticism,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementKatie Halsey
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4038.B6 H35 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25189786M
    ISBN 109780857283528
    LC Control Number2012000479

    Katie Halsey is the author of Jane Austen and Her Readers, ( avg rating, 5 ratings, 2 reviews, published ), Shakespeare and Authority (/5(3).   Jane Austen was a reader. She read widely. We know she enjoyed novels; she was a subscriber to Fanny Burney’s third novel, Cecilia or Memoirs of an Heiress. She also enjoyed Henry Fielding, Samuel Richardson, Anne Radcliffe and Maria Edgeworth, among others. In Northanger Abbey, Austen defended Catherine Morland’s and Isabella Thorpe’s taste for reading novels (1).

    — Katie Halsey, University of Stirling, author of Jane Austen and Her Readers, – - Eighteenth-Century Fiction "Eminently readable and suitably polemical in places, The Making of Jane Austen will be of supreme interest not only to Austen scholars but to anyone seeking a fit model for unpicking the formation of a literary or.   Every character in Jane Austen has a way of walking. Elizabeth in Pride and Prejudice walks “at a quick pace, jumping over stiles and springing over puddles with impatient activity”; her story resolves on a long walk with Mr. Darcy when they match ne Dashwood escapes from oppressive and tedious society to run in the rain, but then the escape makes her ill; at last, she walks.

      It is a truth universally acknowledged that Jane Austen did not write enough books. With only six novels published before her death in , Austen left readers wanting more of her . Jane Austen's (–) distinctive literary style relies on a combination of parody, burlesque, irony, free indirect speech and a degree of uses parody and burlesque for comic effect and to critique the portrayal of women in 18th-century sentimental and gothic extends her critique by highlighting social hypocrisy through irony; she often creates an ironic tone.


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