Reading Austen in America

Reading Austen in America

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"A vivid history of Jane Austen's American readers and fans, from her own day to the present"-- Provided by publisher.
"Austen in America tells the story of America's long love-affair with Jane Austen and her work. Beginning with the first US edition of Emma, published in Philadelphia in 1816, Juliette Wells--author of Everybody's Jane: Austen in the Popular Imagination--goes on to explore Austen's American publication history, correspondence with readers through the ages and the work of curators, promoters and fans of Austen in the 21st century."-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: London, UK ;, New York, NY, USA :, Bloomsbury Academic, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc,, 2017
ISBN: 9781350012042
Call Number: 823.7 Au74we
Characteristics: viii, 239 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm


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