Crowley, J. Donald
March 1975
Studies in the Novel;Spring75, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p137
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Analyzes the criticism on works of Jane Austen compiled from 1950s to 1970s. Criticism of historical interconnectedness in Austen's work; Relationship of Austen's works with currents of eighteenth-century aesthetic theory and social and religious thought; Use of conventional patterns of character by Austen; Portrayal of social history in novels of Austen.


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