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Selwyn, David.

$45.00

In life, Austen was surrounded by children. Growing up, there were brothers, students, her sister. As an adult, there were nephews and nieces, children in the neighborhood. They populate her books much more than we notice. A much-loved Austen authority looks at her real and imagined dealings with children. Enlightening about attitudes of the time toward childhood. Brings another important aspect of Austen's work to light. Green cloth with gilt title on spine. Slight curl to front of jacket.  249 pgs, Hb, Dj. Continuum, 2010. USED. $45.00