The Work of Writing: Literature and Social Change in Britain, 1700-1830.
New printing of a fascinating look at literature, especially at how literature and social theory intersect. Does literature shape culture? Includes a provocative explanation for the survival of Austen's works, when other women writers of her time were culled and almost erased from literary history for two centuries. New printing, list price $22. Johns Hopkins. 1998. Paper, 285 pgs. NEW. $19.00