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Jane Austen and Co.

remaking the past in contemporary culture

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Austen, Jane, 1775-1817 -- Film and video adaptations,
    • Austen, Jane, 1775-1817 -- Appreciation,
    • English fiction -- Film and video adaptations,
    • Historical films -- History and criticism,
    • Women in motion pictures,
    • England -- In motion pictures

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Other titlesJane Austen and company
      StatementSuzanne R. Pucci and James Thompson, editors.
      ContributionsPucci, Suzanne R. 1941-, Thompson, James, 1951-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR4038.F55 J33 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 277 p. ;
      Number of Pages277
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3562387M
      ISBN 100791456153, 0791456161
      LC Control Number2002029235


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