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Wenner, Barbara Britton, 1946-

Prospect and refuge in the landscape of Jane Austen / Barbara Britton Wenner.

Aldershot, England ; Ashgate, c2006.
Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2006.
Physical Description:
xiv, 124 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Reference Library
PR4038.S46 W46 2006 (LC)
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Related Content:
Table of contents
Subject Terms:
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817 -- Characters -- Heroines.
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817 -- Knowledge -- Georgraphy.
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817 -- Settings.
Landscape in literature.
Personal space in literature.
Setting (Literature)
Women and literature -- England -- History -- 19th century.

  • The potential of death by landscape
  • "Four white cows disposed at equal distances," or steel traps to bowers in Austen's short fiction
  • Heroines-in-training : the first three
  • Enclaves of civility amidst clamorous impertinence
  • The geography of Persuasion
  • Sanditon : half topography, half romance
  • Some nineteenth-century reactions, twenty-first century women
  • In the landscape, and some final remarks.