Reading Austen in America.
In this highly anticipated, lavishly illustrated history of Austen's reception in America, Wells finally solves the mystery of the first Austen published in the States (Emma in 1816). Then, with delightful anecdotes and engrossing details, she takes us through two centuries of growing respect and love for Austen in North America. A welcome addition to Austen studies from one of our favorite scholars. Bloomsbury. 2017. Paper. NEW. $22.00