The Reception of Jane Austen in Europe.
Edited by Anthony Mandal and Brian Southam. Originally published at $300. Part of a multi-volume study of the reception of English novelists in other European countries. Enlightens our perception of the interaction between reader and author, exploring issues such as translation, culture, historical impact, period, and especially where Austen is concerned, definitions of Englishness. Includes timeline. Austen brought forth a variety of reactions as she traveled from France, Switzerland, Holland, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Sweden and Germany to Spain, Italy, Greece, Hungary, Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Romania, Poland, and Russia. 424 pages. Like new. Continuum International. 2007. Hb. USED. $65.00