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Title:
Jane Austen's life Jane Austen's society ; Jane Austen's works
Author:
Dale, Liam.
Edition:
[DVD version].
Publication Information:
Richmond Hill, Ont. : Distributed by BFS Video, [2001]
Physical Description:
2 videodiscs (156 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. in box.
Summary:
Jane Austen's life provides an overview of her life from birth to death. It discusses how she lived and worked, and her relationships with those who knew her. It also includes a visit to the places where Austen lived.

Jane Austen's society discusses the times during which Austen lived and wrote. It provides an overview of what life was like in England during the 18th century.

Jane Austen's works discusses the development of her six novels, using excerpts from her books and personal letters. It also discusses how novels were published during the 18th century and visits the English settings of Austen's books.
General Note:
For specific features see interactive menu.
Language:
English
Contents:
[disc 1]. Jane Austen's works -- [disc 2]. Jane Austen's life/society.
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Jane Austen's society.

Jane Austen's works.
ISBN:
9780773317918

9780779251551

9780779251544
UPC:
066805817915
Format :
DVD

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Summary

A look into the 18th century novelist, beginning with a biographical examination of the woman herself. Next, the world in which she lived - complete with social & political structures - is explored. Last, a detailed inspection of her six published novels is presented, demonstrating the wit & sharp insight into interpersonal relations which have made her writing so popular.


Summary

A fascinating and in-depth look at Jane Austen's world.