This is a reduced version of the two-volume encyclopedia Olsen published in 2005. With more than 70 alphabetically arranged entries to provide historical context for Austen's life and works. For example, Architecture, Clergy, Dance, Food, Etiquette, Gothic, London, Navy, Servants, Shoes, Tea, Travel, Visiting, Writing. 425 pages. Illustrated. Greenwood World Publishing, Oxford and Westport CT. 2008. NEW. $30.00.