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    DescriptionHow well do you really know your favourite author? Ace literary detective turned quizmaster John Sutherland and Austen buff Deirdre Le Faye challenge the reader to find out. Starting with easy, factual questions that test how well you remember a novel and its characters, the quiz progresses to a level of greater difficulty, demanding close reading and interpretative deduction. What really motivates the characters, and what is going on beneath the surface of the story? Designed to amuse and divert, the questions and answers take the reader on an imaginative journey into the world of Jane Austen, where hypothesis and speculation produce fascinating and unexpected insights. Whether you are an expert or enthusiast, So You Think You Know Jane Austen? guarantees you will know her much better after reading it. ABOUT THE SERIES: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the widest range of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, helpful notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.


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    Title
    So You Think You Know Jane Austen?
    Subtitle
    A Literary Quizbook
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) John Sutherland, By (author) Deirdre Le Faye
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 240
    Width: 128 mm
    Height: 194 mm
    Thickness: 16 mm
    Weight: 181 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780199538997
    ISBN 10: 0199538999
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.7
    BIC subject category V2: DSBF, DSK
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC language qualifier (language as subject) V2: 2AB
    BIC E4L: LIT
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET030
    Ingram Theme: CULT/BRITIS
    LC classification: PR
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    BIC subject category V2: WDKX
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15720
    Ingram Subject Code: LC
    DC22: 823.8
    BISAC V2.8: LIT004120
    B&T Modifier: Continuations: 02
    DC22: 823.7
    B&T General Subject: 495
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: GAM008000
    B&T Approval Code: C25100470
    BIC subject category V2: 2AB
    Thema V1.0: WDKX, DSK, DSBF
    Edition statement
    Reissue
    Illustrations note
    one line drawing
    Publisher
    Oxford University Press
    Imprint name
    Oxford University Press
    Publication date
    15 June 2009
    Publication City/Country
    Oxford
    Author Information
    Deirdre Le Faye is a renowned Austen expert, editor ofJane Austen's Letters (OUP, 1995). She is also the author of The Jane Austen Cookbook (1995), Jane Austen: The World of Her Novels (2002), and Jane Austen: A Family Record (1989, new edtion 2003).
    Review quote
    you should get a kick out of answering any of the questions in this book correctly. Irish Times For those reading Austen for academic puposes the clear answers and insights could prove a valuable learning tool. Irish Times