Jane Austen

A Life

Tomalin, Claire

Book - 1997
Average Rating: 3 stars out of 5.
Jane Austen
Baker & Taylor
Recounts the life of the English novelist, and reveals how her works both reflected her times and differed from the world she experienced

& Taylor

The author of Mrs. Jordan's Profession offers an incisive portrait of the acclaimed author and the Georgian society in which she lived, discussing her personal life, her family, her colorful neighbors, and her extraordinary novels. 20,000 first printing. Tour.

Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, c1997
ISBN: 0679446281
Branch Call Number: B Austen T
Characteristics: xiv, 341 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.


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Mar 23, 2011
  • cjr2010 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Learned tons about Jane Austen that I didn't know before reading this. Good read.


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