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The Talk in Jane Austen

by Bruce Stovel, Lynn Weinlos Gregg

ISBN 0888643748 / 9780888643742 / 0-88864-374-8
Publisher The University of Alberta Press
Language English
Edition Softcover
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Jane Austens novels have been widely read and discussed, but one topic that is rarely studied is her use of speech. In this volume, writers from around the world consider Austens sometimes playful, always witty and significant use of dialogue. Features contributions from Juliet McMaster, Isobel Grundy, Linda Bree, Gary Kelly, Jan Fergus, Jocelyn Harris, Kay Young and others. [via]