A truth universally acknowledged 33 great writers on why we read Jane Austen

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New York : Random House c2009.
1st ed
Physical Description
xx, 295 p. ; 24 cm
Includes bibliographic references.
Other Authors
Susannah Carson (-)
  • Why we read Jane Austen: young persons in interesting situations / Susanna Clarke
  • The radiance of Jane Austen / Eudora Welty
  • Six reasons to read Jane Austen / Rebecca Mead
  • Jane Austen: the six novels / E. M. Forster
  • A life among the manuscripts: following in the steps of Dr. Chapman / Brian Southam
  • Reading Northanger Abbey / Susannah Carson
  • On Sense and Sensibility / Ian Watt
  • From "Why we read Jane Austen" / Lionel Trilling
  • Jane AUsten and Pride and prejudice / W. Somerset Maugham
  • Force of love: Pride and prejudice by Jane Austen
  • The nerds of Pride and prejudice / Benjamin Nugent
  • Austen portrays a small world with humor and detachment / J. B. Priestley
  • Pride and prejudice and the mysteries of life / Anna Quindlen
  • A note on Jane Austen / C. S. Lewis
  • Jane Austen and the good life / Louis Auchincloss
  • What became of Jane Austen? / Kinglsey Amis
  • From "Jane Austen: Manfield Park" / A. S. Byatt and Ignês Sodré
  • The modest art of altering life / Alain de Botton
  • Let others deal with misery / Fay Weldon
  • Fanny was right: Jane Austen as moreal guide / James Collins
  • Why I like Jane Austen / Janet Todd
  • Why do we read Jane Austen? / John Wiltshire
  • The girls who don't say "whoo!" / Amy Heckerling
  • Reading and reading Emma / David Lodge
  • From "Emma and the legend of Jane Austen" / Lionel Trilling
  • The perfections of Jane Austen / Eva Brann
  • From "The myth of limitation" / Donald Greene
  • Terrible Jane / Amy Bloom
  • From "Canonical memory in early Wordsworth and Jane Austen's Persuasion" / Harold Bloom
  • Some thoughts on the craft of Austen's Persuasion / Diane Johnson
  • Nothing but himself / Margot Livesey
  • Jane Austen at sixty / Virginia Woolf
  • Beautiful minds / Jay McInerney.