Table of contents for Jane Austen in context / edited by Janet Todd.

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List of contents
List of illustrations 14
List of contributors 18
General editor's preface 31
Preface 36
List of abbreviations 39
Chronology
Deirdre Le Faye 41
Part I Life and works 51
1. Biography
Jan Fergus 52
2. Composition and publication
Kathryn Sutherland 67
3. Language
Anthony Mandal 85
4. Letters
Deirdre Le Faye 102
5. Literary influences
Jane Stabler 115
6. Memoirs and biographies
Deirdre Le Faye 132
7. Poetry
David Selwyn 146
8. Portraits
Margaret Kirkham 159
Part II Critical fortunes 177
9. Critical responses, early
Mary Waldron 178
10. Critical responses, 1830--1970
Nicola Trott 193
11. Critical responses, recent
Rajeswari Sunder Rajan 208
12. Cult of Jane Austen
Deidre Lynch 224
13. Publishing history
David Gilson 242
14. Sequels
Deidre Lynch 267
15. Translations
Valerie Cossy & Diego Saglia 283
Part III Historical and cultural context 305
16. Agriculture
Robert Clark & Gerry Dutton 306
17. Book production
James Raven 321
18. Cities
Jane Stabler 339
19. Consumer goods
David Selwyn 354
20. Domestic spaces
Claire Lamont 370
21. Dress
Antje Blank 385
22. Education and accomplishments
Gary Kelly 405
23. Food
Maggie Lane 422
24. Landownership
Chris Jones 435
25. Landscape
Alistair M. Duckworth 451
26. Literary scene
Richard Cronin 468
27. Manners
Paula Byrne 482
28. Medical theories
John Wiltshire 497
29. Money
Edward Copeland 517
30. Nationalism and empire
Warren Roberts 535
31. Pastimes
Penny Gay 551
32. Philosophy
Peter Knox-Shaw 567
33. Politics
Nicholas Roe 586
34. Professions
Brian Southam 602
35. Psychology
John Mullan 622
36. Rank
Tom Keymer 639
37. Reading practices
Alan Richardson 657
38. Religion
Michael Wheeler 673
39. Trade
Markman Ellis 689
40. Transport
Pat Rogers 706
Select bibliography 721
Index 000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Austen, Jane, 1775-1817 -- Encyclopedias.
Novelists, English -- 19th century -- Biography -- Encyclopedias.
Women and literature -- England -- History -- 19th century -- Encyclopedias.