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Author Wells, Juliette, 1977- author.

Title Reading Austen in America / Juliette Wells.

Publication Info. London ; New York, NY : Bloomsbury Academic, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2017.
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 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  823.7 WEL    AVAILABLE
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Description viii, 239 pages ; 23 cm
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."-- Provided by publisher.
"A vivid history of Jane Austen's American readers and fans, from her own day to the present"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Austen, Jane, 1775-1817 -- Influence.
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817 -- Appreciation.
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817 -- Books and reading.
Authors and readers -- United States.
Reader-response criticism -- United States.
ISBN 9781350012042 paperback
1350012041 paperback
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