TITLE

Jane Austen

AUTHOR(S)
RAW
PUB. DATE
December 1995
SOURCE
Entertainment Weekly;12/29/95-1/5/96, Issue 307/308, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Jane Austen, whose novels have been adapted for the big and small screens of Hollywood. Comments from Austen.
ACCESSION #
9601121177

 

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