TITLE

Reading Lovers' Vows: Jane Austen's Reflections on English Sense and German Sensibility

AUTHOR(S)
Conger, Syndy McMillen
PUB. DATE
January 1988
SOURCE
Studies in Philology;Winter88, Vol. 85 Issue 1, p92
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Presents a reading of 'Lovers' Vows,' the sentimental German play in Jane Austen's novel 'Mansfield Park.' Austen's subtle analysis of both the causes and effects of the play's popularity among the English at the end of the 18th century; Reflections on English sense and German sensibility.
ACCESSION #
5244277

Tags: AUSTEN, Jane, 1775-1817;  FICTION -- 18th century;  LOVERS' Vows (Theatrical production);  MANSFIELD Park (Book : Austen);  CRITICISM

 

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