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Jane Austen and Co.

Remaking the Past in Contemporary Culture

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  • 24 Currently reading

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

    Subjects:
  • Films, cinema,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Austen, Jane,,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • British Isles,
  • Film and video adaptations,
  • Austen, Jane,
  • Appreciation,
  • Women in motion pictures,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • 1775-1817,
  • English fiction,
  • Historical films,
  • History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSuzanne R. Pucci (Editor), James Thompson (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages277
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7802903M
    ISBN 100791456153
    ISBN 109780791456156

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