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in jane x27 s fame claire harman gives us the complete biography of the author and analyzes her lasting cultural influence making this essential listening for anyone interested in austen x27 s life works and remarkably potent fame

harman describes austen x27 s reputation from her own lifetime to the current era of jane austen inc synthesizing a good deal of scholarship into a series of tidy chapters offering an accessible

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extract from jane x27 s fame how jane austen conquered the world when reverend george austen died suddenly at home in bath in january 1805 aged seventy three jane lost both a beloved like minded parent and the best supporter of her literary endeavours

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culture gt books gt reviews jane x27 s fame how jane austen conquered the world by claire harman the novels of jane austen were almost consigned to history before walter scott came to their rescue

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