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Jane Austen and education

D. D. Devlin

Jane Austen and education

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Austen, Jane, 1775-1817 -- Knowledge -- Education,
  • Austen, Jane, 1775-1817

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statement[by] D. D. Devlin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4038.E3 D4 1975b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[8], 140 p. ;
    Number of Pages140
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4934609M
    ISBN 100333144317
    LC Control Number76361595


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He talks about literary characters as if they were real people, and Cited by: 6. A Jane Austen education takes a look at Emma, Pride and Prejudice, Northanger Abbey, Mansfield Park, Persuasion and Sense and Sensibility and how they impacted the author's life.

And since he was doing a PhD in literature, Jane Austen is one of the authors that he writes about in his dissertation/5. Jane Austen and education book Jane Austen and her elder sister Cassandra both attended schools: briefly in Oxford and Southampton in ; for a slightly longer period the Abbey House, Reading, a boarding school for daughters of the clergy and minor gentry, inwhen Jane was But most of their education was undertaken privately at home, where their father, Reverend George Austen, supplemented his clerical.

Jane Austen is known for six novels: Sense and Sensibility (), Pride and Prejudice (), Mansfield Park (), Emma (), and Persuasion and Northanger Abbey (both ). In them, she created vivid fictional worlds, drawing much of her material from the circumscribed world of English country gentlefolk that she knew.

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A Jane Austen Education is a testament to the transformative power of literature, a celebration of Austen's mastery, and a joy to read. Whether for a newcomer to Austen or a lifelong devotee, Deresiewicz brings fresh insights to the novelist and her beloved works. Ultimately, Austen's world becomes indelibly entwined with our own, showing the /5().

The Decline of Jane Austen At the beginningJane noticed a decline in her health, but disregarded it in favor of continuing the works she started. With so much happening, Jane's health declined quickly with each passing day. Her family began to take note.