Jane Was Here: An Illustrated Guide to Jane Austen's England.
A whimsical guide to Austen's England, for when you want to be charmed, have a great laugh, and learn wonderful tidbits of Austen history. Whether you are preparing for your pilgrimage, reminiscing about your past tours, or just want to kick back and fantasize from your hammock, this book is a fun way to go! Divided into sections of Austen's Britain, sprinkled with Austen quotes to keep you grounded, full of extra information on important Austen social cues (card games, breeds of dogs, ballroom babbling, rocks and mountains, to name a few). Also find lots of practical tips for your adventure. Car? Bus? Train? Carriage? Horseback? Want to unlock the meaning of unfamiliar roadsigns? Complete with itinerary (starting in London, returning to the airport) if you'd like to follow along, resources, index, trip trivia, Austen chronology, Austen family, and much more. Hardie Grant Books, London. 2020. Hb. NEW. $20.00