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    DescriptionAn authoritative account of everyday life in Regency England, the backdrop of Austen's beloved novels Nearly two centuries after her death, Jane Austen remains the most cherished of all novelists in the English language, incomparable in the wit, warmth, and insight with which she depicts her characters and life. Yet the milieu Austen presents is only one aspect of the England in which she lived, a time of war, unrest, and dramatic changes in the country's physical and social landscape." Jane Austen's England "offers a fascinating new view of the great novelist's time, in a wide-ranging and richly detailed social history of English culture. As in their bestselling book" Nelson's Trafalgar, " Roy and Lesley Adkins have drawn upon a wide array of contemporary sources to chart the daily lives of both the gentry and the commoners, providing a vivid cultural snapshot of not only how people worked and played, but how they struggled to survive.

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    Jane Austen's England
    Daily Life in the Georgian and Regency Periods
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Roy Adkins, By (author) Lesley Adkins
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 422
    Width: 139 mm
    Height: 213 mm
    Thickness: 25 mm
    Weight: 390 g
    ISBN 13: 9780143125723
    ISBN 10: 0143125729

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    B&T Approval Code: A15202023
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    DC22: 942.07
    BISAC V2.8: HIS037060, LIT004290
    Abridged Dewey: 909
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    Edition statement
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations, maps
    Penguin Books
    Imprint name
    Penguin Books
    Publication date
    29 July 2014
    Author Information
    Roy and Lesley Adkins are husband-and-wife historians and archaeologists and the bestselling authors of" Nelson's Trafalgar, Jack Tar, "and T"he Keys of Egypt, "among other books. They live in Devon, England.