Reference Entry

Austen, Jane (1775-1817), novelist

Marilyn Butler

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Childhood and education | Early writing, 1787-1793 | Adolescence | Early novels: Pride and Prejudice, Sense and Sensibility, and Northanger Abbey | Family changes, 1801-1809 | Chawton: the published writer | Sentiment, experience, and reflection | Last year | Portraits | Austen's reputation in the nineteenth century | Austen in the twentieth century and beyond

Reference Entry.  18223 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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