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The Resource A truth universally acknowledged : 33 great writers on why we read Jane Austen, edited by Susannah Carson ; foreword by Harold Bloom

A truth universally acknowledged : 33 great writers on why we read Jane Austen, edited by Susannah Carson ; foreword by Harold Bloom

Label
A truth universally acknowledged : 33 great writers on why we read Jane Austen
Title
A truth universally acknowledged
Title remainder
33 great writers on why we read Jane Austen
Statement of responsibility
edited by Susannah Carson ; foreword by Harold Bloom
Title variation
Truth universally acknowledged
Title variation remainder
thirty three great writers on why we read Jane Austen
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.7
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR4037
LC item number
.T78 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Carson, Susannah
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Austen, Jane
  • Austen, Jane
Label
A truth universally acknowledged : 33 great writers on why we read Jane Austen, edited by Susannah Carson ; foreword by Harold Bloom
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references
Contents
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 : Price and Prejudice by Jane Austen / Martin Amis -- 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? / Kingsley Amis -- from "Jane Austen : Mansfield Park" / A. S. Byatt, Ignes Sodre -- The modest art of altering life / Alain De Botton -- Let others deal with misery / Fay Weldon -- Fanny was right : Jane Austen as moral 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 rereading 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 -- 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 MacInerney
Control code
ocn310399787
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 295 p.
Isbn
9781400068050
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009012904
System control number
(OCoLC)310399787
Label
A truth universally acknowledged : 33 great writers on why we read Jane Austen, edited by Susannah Carson ; foreword by Harold Bloom
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references
Contents
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 : Price and Prejudice by Jane Austen / Martin Amis -- 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? / Kingsley Amis -- from "Jane Austen : Mansfield Park" / A. S. Byatt, Ignes Sodre -- The modest art of altering life / Alain De Botton -- Let others deal with misery / Fay Weldon -- Fanny was right : Jane Austen as moral 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 rereading 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 -- 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 MacInerney
Control code
ocn310399787
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 295 p.
Isbn
9781400068050
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009012904
System control number
(OCoLC)310399787

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