The Resource Reading Austen in America, Juliette Wells

Reading Austen in America, Juliette Wells

Label
Reading Austen in America
Title
Reading Austen in America
Statement of responsibility
Juliette Wells
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Austen in America tells the story of America's long love-affair with Jane Austen and her work. Beginning with the first US edition of Emma, published in Philadelphia in 1816, Juliette Wells -- author of Everybody's Jane: Austen in the Popular Imagination -- goes on to explore Austen's American publication history, correspondence with readers through the ages and the work of curators, promoters and fans of Austen in the 21st century."--
  • "A vivid history of Jane Austen's American readers and fans, from her own day to the present"--
Assigning source
  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wells, Juliette
Dewey number
823/.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Austen, Jane
  • Austen, Jane
  • Austen, Jane
  • Austen, Jane
  • Authors and readers
  • Reader-response criticism
  • Art appreciation
  • Authors and readers
  • Books and reading
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Reader-response criticism
  • United States
Label
Reading Austen in America, Juliette Wells
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Part one. The 1816 Philadelphia Emma and its readers -- The origins of the first Austen novel printed in America -- Tales of three copies: books, owners, and readers -- An accomplished Scotswoman reads Austen abroad: Christian, Countess of Dalhousie in British North America -- Part two. Transatlantic Austen conversations -- Enthusiasts connected through the "electric telegraph of genius": the Quincy sisters of Boston and the Francis W. Austen family of Portsmouth -- Collectors and bibliographers: Alberta H. Burke of Baltimore and David J. Gilson of Oxford
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 239 pages
Isbn
9781350012059
Lccn
2017005670
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)961001935
  • 1581737
  • (OCoLC)ocn961001935
  • 1581737
Label
Reading Austen in America, Juliette Wells
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Part one. The 1816 Philadelphia Emma and its readers -- The origins of the first Austen novel printed in America -- Tales of three copies: books, owners, and readers -- An accomplished Scotswoman reads Austen abroad: Christian, Countess of Dalhousie in British North America -- Part two. Transatlantic Austen conversations -- Enthusiasts connected through the "electric telegraph of genius": the Quincy sisters of Boston and the Francis W. Austen family of Portsmouth -- Collectors and bibliographers: Alberta H. Burke of Baltimore and David J. Gilson of Oxford
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 239 pages
Isbn
9781350012059
Lccn
2017005670
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)961001935
  • 1581737
  • (OCoLC)ocn961001935
  • 1581737

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