Version and Diversion: A Regency Novel.
A belowstairs view of Mansfield Park. Jane Hartwell, lady's maid to the youngest Bertram sister, has her own issues to deal with, not to exclude meddling Aunt Norris. A fully fleshed out character with wit and a penchant for detail, narrator Jane also lets us in on the secret thoughts of those silent servants in the background of Austen's novels. 1st US edition. William Morrow. 1986. Hb, Dj. USED. $20.00